Red Kite Challenge - Devils Bridge

The Red Kite Challenge, held on Saturday the 5th of May, is a Welsh Championship race for both senior and junior runners. Located in Devil’s Bridge near Aberystwyth, the differing routes offer stunning views of the Cambrian mountains, the Ystwyth valley and the Ceredigion coast. As well as being a championship race, there are opportunities to qualify for international events:

  • The senior race will be a trial for the Celtic Challenge to be held in Brittany on the 19th of May.
  • The under 17 race will be a trial for the International Youth Cup to be held in Italy on the 16th of June.


Welsh Athletics Ltd.
Cardiff International Sports Stadium
Leckwith Road
Cardiff. CF11 8AZ.

  • WAG
  • SCW
  • UKA