South Wales Series

Compete for the honour of being the most complete fell runner in South Wales in this series of 7 races of varying distances and levels of technicality. The overall winners will take home the coveted trophies and there will be prizes for all age grade winners that complete the series.


S U23 V40 V50 V60 V70 V75 V80


Maw, 30 Ebr 2024

Pentyrch Hill Race

BM 11cm/488m 6.8mi/1601tr
Sad, 11 Mai 2024

Preseli Beast

AL 39.7cm/1655m 24.7mi/5430tr
Sad, 11 Mai 2024

Preseli Beast Bach

V60, V70, V75 only
BM 18.2cm/760m 11.3mi/2493tr
Sad, 1 Meh 2024

Guto Nyth Bran

BS 9.6cm/396m 6mi/1299tr
Maw, 25 Meh 2024

Night Sugar

BS 8.8cm/350m 5.5mi/1148tr
Sad, 6 Gorff 2024

Pen y Fan

AS 5.8cm/588m 3.6mi/1929tr
Sad, 13 Gorff 2024

Four Fans

AM 18cm/1200m 11.2mi/3937tr
Sad, 3 Awst 2024

Llanthony Show

AS 6.3cm/350m 3.9mi/1148tr


To qualify for the Series each competitor must:

  • Be a paid-up member of the WFRA as of 1 July 2024
  • Have completed a minimum of 3 races within the Series

Age categories

  • The age categories are: u23, v40, v50, v60, v70, v75, V80. 
  • Your age as of 1 January 2024 will be used to determine the applicable age category for the Series. 
  • Prizes will be awarded in all categories.


Scoring for the Series is based on the percentage of the course you could have covered in the time it took the average person to finish. This is calculated as: (A/R) * 100 - where R is the runner’s time in seconds and A is the mean (average) time of all finishers.

Your series score is the sum of your best 4 scores in the series.