FAQS - Great Welsh Marathon Events
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Yes – Your entry into the Event is transferable, meaning that another person can compete in the Event under your competitor number in your place should you wish to Transfer. The deadline to transfer is the 1st February 2024. You are responsible for the transfer, which can be completed via the Eventrac Members Hub and there is a minimum charge of at least £10 (plus admin fees) to be paid by the transferee. Please note, you will not receive a refund from us for your original booking. In the event You are found to have transferred your race entry to another person, without following the Event procedure your race number will be disqualified from the Event.

Yes – You are able to transfer your entry into another Front Runner Event, you will not be subject to a fee and you will not receive a refund. All transfers can be done via your Eventrac Members Hub and any difference in entry cost will need to be paid by you. The deadline for an event-to-event transfer is: 1st February 2024. In the event you are found to have transferred your race entry to another person, without following the event procedure, your number will be disqualified from the race and jeopardise entry at future races.

Yes – you can defer your entry if you are injured, have a medical condition or are pregnant or postpartum, which is preventing you from taking part.  Your entry can be deferred once and into the subsequent year’s event. You will need to complete a deferral form and will be asked to provide proof by way of medical/midwife note. A deferral fee of £12 (+ bf) will be applicable once your application to defer has been approved and the registration form must be completed to confirm your entry into the subsequent year’s event. The request to defer your entry must be received before the deadline, which is 13th March 2024. To request to defer your entry please complete this form.

Unfortunately, we are unable to offer refunds. This is due to the costs associated with the preparation and planning of the event. However, if you purchased the Refund Protect ‘Ticket Protection’ at point of entry you can find more information about making your claim here. Ticket Protection is a stand-alone Agreement between You and Refund Protect. Front Runner Events cannot assist with any claims or enquiries in respect of this.

Yes, you can still take part to #RunCymru in your local area! This offers you the chance to be part of this incredible challenge and allows you to run it in your own time that is convenient to you – no matter where you are! You have up until the end of September to complete your virtual race and submit your evidence. To sign up CLICK HERE.

Brecon Carreg water stops will be available on the course.

Race packs will be posted out to you approximately 2 weeks prior to Race Day. Your race pack contains your race number with integrated timing chip, along with safety pins.

No – there will be no entry or registration on the day for half marathon or marathon.

Yes, there is a cut off time of 4 hours for the Half and 6 hours for the Full.

Yes, there will be toilets located throughout the course.

St John Cymru Wales will be in attendance across the entirety of the route and for the duration of the event.

Yes, you will need to contact them directly for a fundraising pack.

Running in fancy dress is welcomed, however if your outfit is likely to impede other runners please contact info@frontrunnerevents.co.uk

We do not actively promote the wearing of headphones however should you wish to do so please wear one ear bud to allow you to listen to all race briefing information.

The race start & finish is located in Pembrey Country Park (SA16 0EJ).

Yes, parking will be available close to the start and finish area. Details of parking will be sent out to all runners in the Race Day Guide close to Race Day.

The Full Marathon will start at 9.00am* and the Half Marathon will start at 9.30am*. Please note, all runners must be parked at Pembrey Country Park by 8.30am, regardless of event distance. *Start times are subject to change based on conditions on the day of the event

Yes, you can. You will need to login to your members hub to make this change, the latest date you can do this is the 1st March 2023. This is will allow for the correct race packs to be sent with the correct timing chip and bib.  

You can order an iTab when you register for our race and up to 1 week after the event. To order yours after registration CLICK HERE. Any queries on your iTab order can be sent to info@mysportingtimes.com

The course is very flat, for more information on the elevation profile CLICK HERE.