Race Day Information

Getting to the start in Conwy & Parking (Pay & Display)

From the A55 take junction 18 (If travelling from Chester) & junction 17 (If travelling from Bangor) and follow the signs  for parking.
Sat Nav post code: LL32 8FZ.

We recommend you arrive in Conwy in plenty of time, Conwy is a small town with limited parking and can become very congested on events like this, the race start can be a five – twenty minute walk from the car parks, as is the start/finish from race HQ.

Car park. (Pay & Display) Morfa Bach car park on Llanrwst Road is one of the larger car parks, Turn down by the side of the castle, under the arch and follow the road around.

There is also another overflow parking area located near Aberconwy school in the Morfa which is a ten minute walk in to Conwy.

The later you arrive the longer it will take to walk the start, we will not delay the start under any circumstances. The furthest parking area is approx a 10 minute jog or 20 min walk to the start.

Signs will be on hand at all parking areas to guide you where possible

Race HQ / Enquiries

Race HQ is on the quayside next to the smallest house in Great Britain.

Number & Chip

Are collect on the day from race hq after 8am

Drink Stations

There will be a drink station at mile 3 (10K) plus water at the finish in all races.

Toilets / Changing

Porta loos & public toilets will be near the start/finish located by the Liverpool Arms pub on the quayside.

Llandudno Junction Leisure centre (Sat Nav LL31 9XY) will have changing and shower facilities for RunWales runners only (charges  may apply)

First Aid

First Aid stations will be located at the start and finish and on course. In order to help our medical team to help you it is critical you fill out the medical history information on the back of your race number. If you are injured or unwell to carry on at any stage please notify the nearest marshal who will call for First Aid assistance. It will be the discretion of the medical team if they transport you back to the finish.

If you retire from the race please return your timing chip, & if you plan not to return to the finish, it’s really important that you let the nearest Marshal to you know and give them your race number & Timing Chip. This is so we can account for you at the end of the race. It is your responsibility to arrange transport back to the start.

Please remember to return your timing chip at the end of the race

T-shirts / Medals / Prizes

There will be a Tshirt and medal for all runners to collect at the finish. 10K Presentation of 1st, 2nd, 3rd overall and vet prizes will be when both 3rd places have crossed the line.
You must be at the presentation to claim your prize, we will not post it.


Located on the quayside.
You may leave a small bag (50cm x 30cm x 20cm) at the baggage area during the race, this will be manned, although every effort will be made to securely store your baggage, Please DO NOT leave any valuables, cash. Jewellery etc in your bag as we cannot be held responsible for any loss or damage. Items not in a bag maybe refused or left at your own risk.


Results will be available on runwales.com later in the day.


Are available at www.mickhall-photos.com


Please be mindful and respect local residents and DO NOT throw your bottles, energy gels in gardens or over walls etc. Where possible please leave your litter at the nearest water station or with the nearest marshal where possible when a bin is not available


Headphones are not allowed during this race in accordance with UK Athletics rules as the course does not have a full road closure with the exception of bone-conducting headphones.

http://www.britishathletics.org.uk/competitions/rules/ and is Rule 240 S 5 UKA SUPPLEMENT HEADPHONES.