Long Course Weekend

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Pembrokeshire plays host annually to one of the most difficult but most rewarding events in Wales – the Long Course Weekend.

This unique event lasts three epic days at the end of June. The event caters for athletes of all abilities, from pro athletes to you everyday athletes who just wants to complete something incredible.

To kick-off the weekend on Friday evening, the Long Course athletes have The Wales Swim to complete – a 2.4 mile swim that takes place on Tenby’s North Beach. On Saturday their attention turns to The Wales Sportive, and 112 miles of undulating Welsh countryside lined with enthusiastic crowds. To finish the weekend, the athletes have the small task(!) of completing the 26.2 miles of The Wales Marathon, which is quickly establishing itself as a fantastic event in its own right.

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

A477/A478 from St Clears.

Accessible by Public Transport: Tenby station is 0 miles away.

Long Course Weekend

Type:Sporting Event

Dinbych-y-Pysgod | Tenby, Pembrokeshire, SA70 7LT

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Tel01437 765777

Opening Times

Event (21 June 2024 - 23 June 2024)
Friday - SundayOpen

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Image Credit: Pembrokeshire CCDinbych-y-Pysgod | Tenby, TenbyTenby is a popular holiday resort and attractions include two and half miles of sandy beaches and the 13th century medieval town walls. Boats sail from Tenby's harbour to the offshore monastic Caldey Island.

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