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PUL5K Team Announcement

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31/01/2022 00:00, In Blog / Road /

Welsh Athletics are pleased to announce that they are taking a team of 14 athletes to the PUL5K, which is to be held on Friday 11th February 2022 in Battersea Park.

Welsh 5km record holder, Charlotte Arter and recent British Under 20 indoor 3,000m record holder, Osian Perrin, head the senior teams as they take on competition from England, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

'Great having such strong Welsh teams with a mix of youth & experience. We're delighted to be support the podium races as always do a brilliant job of providing fast opportunities'.

James Thie, Team Manager


Congratulations to all athletes and their coaches on their selection for the PUL5K.

Senior Women

Athlete Club Coach 
Charlotte Arter  Cardiff AC Chris Jones
Beth Kidger  Brighton Pheonix Joel Kidger 
Olivia Tsim Pontypridd   
Lauren Cooper  Parc Bryn Bach Nicola Haines Jones

U23 Women 

Athlete  Club Coach
Cari Hughes Cardiff AC Andy Walling

U20 Women 

Athlete Club Coach
Ellen Mary Kearney Wirral Sarah Kearney

Senior Men 

Athlete Club Coach
Osian Perrin Menai  Andy Walling
Ieuan Thomas Cardiff AC James Thie
Micheal Ward Cardiff AC  Luke Gunn 
Jonny Hopkins Swansea  Tomaz Plibersek

U23 Men

Athlete Club Coach
Oliver Barbaresi Thames Valley Andrew Walling
Ben Thomas  Carmarthen Neil Thomas

U20 Men 

Athlete Club Coach
Dafydd Jones Carmarthen Carol Jones
Lloyd Sheppard Cardiff  Bleddyn Jones


The team managers helping to make this trip possible are James Thie & Sarah Kearney.

Follow here for the latest updates on the event.