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Welsh Athletics Virtual Winter Miles Series 2021 - February and March

Welsh Athletics are running a series of virtual events over the next few months whilst restrictions are in place across Wales.

These include the Virtual Winter Series - to be run across one, two and three miles over three weekends in February and March from home.

The 1 mile on 19th to 21st February is open to all age groups from under 11 through to seniors and masters, whilst the 2 miles and 3 miles on consecutive weekends in March is open to those in the under 13 and above categories.

 

Event Submission Window Event Age Groups
19th February – 21st February Winter Miles Series – 1 mile All (inc. U11)
5th March – 8th March Winter Miles Series – 2 mile U13 & above
12th March – 15th March Winter Miles Series – 3 mile  U13 & above
19th March – 22nd March Spring Virtual 5K & 10K 5K: U13 & above; 10K: U17 & above
19th March – 22nd March Virtual Relay International N/A

 

WELSH ATHLETICS VIRTUAL WINTER SERIES - 1 MILE - ALL AGE GROUPS

Friday 19th February - Sunday 21st February

Entries Closing 23:59 Thursday 18th February

ENTRY LINK

 

WELSH ATHLETICS VIRTUAL WINTER SERIES - 2 MILES - U13 & ABOVE

Friday 5th March - Monday 8th March

Entries Closing 23:59 Thursday 4th March

ENTRY LINK

 

WELSH ATHLETICS VIRTUAL WINTER SERIES - 3 MILES - U13 & ABOVE

Friday 12th March - Monday 15th March

Entries Closing 23:59 Thursday 11th March

ENTRY LINK

 

INFORMATION:

  • All athletes must be registered with their club and Welsh Athletics to be eligible to compete.
  • Performances must be submitted via OpenTrack following the rules below.
  • Athletes must make their runs PUBLIC on either Strava or Garmin to allow for result scrutiny. Upload instructions can be found here.
  • Performances that do not comply with the parameters set out below will be marked as non-scoring in the final results.

GENERAL RULES:

  • Distances must be run and submitted between 00:00 on the first day of competition and 23:59 on the last day of competition.
  • Only one submission per runner will be accepted.
  • Runs should be names 'WA Mile Series - 1M'
  • Athletes must avoid popular running/walking routes at busy times.
  • Be considerate to others by keeping a minimum of 2m distance at all times when passing in public.
  • Do not drive somewhere to run - stay as close to your home as possible.
  • All runs must start and finish at around the same point (200m leeway for GPS errors) - either lapped or out and back.
  • Runs must not take place on a track.
  • Performances should not have more than a 10m net decline - anything over this will be flagged in the results. 
  • All Welsh Government guidelines regarding physical distancing must be strictly adhered to.  Any changes to Welsh Government guidelines/law will be implemented immediately.