Connor Roberts has revealed how the Wales squad have been taking inspiration for their European Championship campaign by watching footage of Euro 2016. Wales scaled the heights three summers ago as Chris Coleman’s side reached the semi-finals of Euro 2016 after ending a 58-year wait to play at a major tournament. The journey in France began with a 2-1 win over Slovakia in Bordeaux – the same opponents that Ryan Giggs’ side face in their opening 2020 European Championship qualifier at the Cardiff City Stadium on Sunday.
Wayne Pivac is in danger of leaving the Scarlets on a low note after admitting they served up their worst display in his five years in charge as they were hammered by the Cardiff Blues. Pivac – who is leaving at the end of the season to prepare to take charge of Wales after the World Cup – is in familiar territory for many coaches whose next job is announced long before they leave their current one. No matter what they utter in public about maintaining their focus until the last goodbye, they are often undermined by players who decide the king is dead, long live the next one.
Wales’ young female artistic gymnasts dominated the competition at the British Championships in Liverpool, with the Welsh female Espoir (under 13s) gymnasts taking eight of the top ten spots in the all-around competition and winning gold in every individual apparatus contest.
Dewi Griffiths got a taste of what he can expect when he makes his London Marathon debut in seven weeks time as he finished fourth in the Vitality Big Half. While Mo Farah was sprinting it out with Belgium’s Bashir Abdi and Kenya’s 2017 London Marathon champion Daniel Wanjiru up... Read More
Dewi Griffiths and Charlotte Arter are among the first names announced for the Brecon Carreg Cardiff Bay Run on Sunday 31st March. The race will host the Welsh 10km Championships and will act as the first fixture in Run 4 Wales’ Healthspan Wales 10K Series. Griffiths will return to the flat... Read More
If you are a talented young Welsh athlete, you will be spotted and your talent will be developed to the highest possible level. This inspiring message comes from the man tasked with taking Welsh track and field stars to the next cycle of global athletics events. National coach Chris Jones... Read More
Charlotte Arter broke Angela Tooby's... Read More
Welsh endurance athletes will be pounding the streets of Europe over the next week in locations as diverse as Barcelona and Llanelli. Senior Welsh men’s and women’s national teams are being supported by Welsh Athletics to take part in this weekend’s Barcelona Half Marathon and next Thursday’s Armagh International Road... Read More
Charlotte Arter produced a brave run to claim second place in the women's senior at the Simplyhealth Great Stirling X-Country. The Welsh athlete's performance helped Great Britain & Northern Ireland earn vital points as they held off Team USA, to finish with 84 points overall. Team Europe took victory, accumulating... Read More