Tough Runner UK awarded Cross Duathlon Welsh National Championships

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Tough Runner UK, the UK’s fastest growing trail multi-sport company, has today announced their event ‘Escape to Afan Off-Road Duathlon’ taking place 23rd November 2019 will be the host of the Welsh National Championships as awarded by Welsh Triathlon.

The growth in events for trail and duathlon is getting more and more popular and Tough Runner UK are now delivering sell out events all over the UK. Those who would like to endure the testing event on 23rd November 2019 will now receive an improved experience and an extra incentive to enter as the chance to become a Welsh national champion beacons.

Tough Runner UK organises unique and entertaining events in Wales and England including 5k and 10k runs, half marathons, marathons and duathlons. The Tough Runner UK races offer something different to both the experienced and amateur runner alike, delivering on the ‘tough runner’ element, this therefore attracted Welsh and British Triathlon to award the championships to the spectacular event in Afan Forest, South Wales.

“We are extremely pleased to secure this opportunity to collaborate with Welsh Triathlon. At Tough Runner UK we strive to bring the very best event-day experience to the masses and with the Welsh National Championships we feel everyone can benefit from added accolade on offer” Adam Newton, Director at Tough Runner UK.

Over the past several years, the UK has seen a rise in popularity of mass participation endurance events, both on and off the bike, a trend which Tough Runner UK has explored – increasing its event offering since launching in 2018 to now offering more than 20 events around England and Wales.

The Welsh National Championship isn’t just open to the elite, anyone can enter if they feel they have the ability to complete the race. Entries are now OPEN and you can register HERE.

Upcoming Tough Runner UK Events in 2019

All upcoming events can be seen on our events page HERE.

If you  are seeking to start trail running or taking on a Duathlon in Wales/England in some of the finest routes in the country, feel free to visit Tough Runner UK. For more information on our offers, services, and events visit the Facebook page at