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The Porthcawl 10K is an exciting addition to the town known for its surf, sports and coastal walks.

A summertime hotspot for both locals and visitors – Porthcawl is renowned for shining under the sun.

The all-new race will take place on closed-roads, taking in a number of landmarks and stunning seaside spots including Rest Bay, Trecco Bay, Coney Bay, the picturesque town centre, historic Grand Pavillion and the iconic Porthcawl Lighthouse.

A host of other sporting activities for families and children will also be included in the day’s action – including an electrifying new Family Fun Run, giving budding athletes a chance to take their first footsteps into running.

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Time & Location: Porthcawl Esplanade. The 10K race will start at 10:00am.

Race Pack: A running number will be posted to participants within a week of the event.

What’s Included: 10K race entry includes a finishers medal, technical race t-shirt, on-course water station, pacers in every start wave, Event Village facilities and live tracking via the Run 4 Wales app.

Wheelchairs & Buggies: Entry is open to wheelchairs in both the 10K & Family Fun Run. Buggies are only permitted in the Fun Run.

Corporate Challenge: Click here to find out more about our Corporate Packages.

Elite Entry: Click here for more information on qualifying times and prize money.

Click here for entry fees and registration.


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Run 4 Wales 10K Series More

The race forms part of the Run 4 Wales 10K Series and Healthspan 10 Initiative. The series includes four 10K races with varied courses across 4 unique locations – at the Cardiff Bay Run, ABP Newport Wales 10K, Barry Island 10K and a Porthcawl 10K.

A limited number of discounted Multi-Event Passes are available for runners looking to sign up to two or more races, and save up to £17. With the discount increasing when you sign up to more events, why not commit to your 2019 fitness and look forward to a world-class experience at a series of our 10K events all year long?

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A host of children’s activities take place alongside the Porthcawl 10K.

Families and children will be able to get in on the day’s action with the electrifying Family Fun Run, giving budding athletes a chance to take their first footsteps into running.

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Best known for traditional seaside fun on lovely family beaches, Porthcawl is also a town with a fascinating history. It falls within the county of Bridgend – home to legendary family adventures.

Dare To Discover a part of Wales you may not know much about.