Welsh Athletics are very saddened to share the news that Hugh Aggleton has passed away peacefully a few years after being diagnosed with an incurable brain tumour. Hugh ran for Fell & Mountain run...

The late Nick Williams Update - "The Funeral of former Welsh international sprinter Nick Williams will take place on Tuesday 10th May at 2.30 at Llandaff Cathedral." Clive Williams traces hi...

The sport in Wales is very sad to learn of the death of Welsh international race walker Bill Wright who has died at the age of 81. Here is a tribute from fellow Welsh international Dave Ainsworth: Bil...

The family of athletics In Wales are saddened to hear the news of Mary’s passing after a long illness bravely borne.  We wish to offer our most sincere condolences to Sally, David and famil...

This weekend at our Annual Awards Dinner we were delighted to welcome five new members to our prestigious Hall of Fame! Along with 32 others, these sporting greats have brought honour and distinc...

Photo: Roger (centre) with Russell Godwin, Chair of the North Wales Cross Country League, and Bernie Jones, Secretary ROGER HARRISON JONES On Saturday 5th February 2022, Roger Harrison Jones was prese...

Welsh Athletics has recently heard the sad news of Vivienne's passing and wish to offer our most sincere condolences to her daughters Rhianwen and Cerys,her sister Venissa and her brother Alvin. V...

From Bernie Jones, North Wales Cross Country League: GEORGE TUDOR "It is with great sadness that our Referee for many, many years, George Tudor, sadly passed away in the early hours of 24th Decem...

It is with great sadness that we have learned of the death today, December 30th, of one of the all-time greats of Welsh athletics, Ron Jones at the age of 87. He captained Britain’s Olympic team...

Welsh Atletics has recently heard the sad news of the passing of Ron Freeman. Ron was one of a small band of technical officials from England who regularly supported     Track & Fie...

Picture caption: Former Welsh Javelin record holder Jackie Zaslona, Gill Regan and Gwyn Williams. The Welsh athletics fraternity will be sad to learn of the death of former Welsh long jump record...

The following were recommended for the 2021 Service Awards and subsequently approved at the AGM held on 23rd October. Congratulations and Thank You to all of the award winners for their dedication and...

It is with much sadness that we report the death on 26th November, of former Welsh 100 and 200 champion Terry Davies of Carmarthen Harriers. He took part in both the 1966 and 1970 Commonwealth Ga...

Welsh Athletics were sad to hear of the passing of WILLIAM GEORGE PRYCE Obituary provided by Board member, Benrie Plain: Bill passed away at home on July 26th, aged 84. Beloved husband of Sylvia,...

The first of the Welsh Schools’ national track and field championships – for boys only – was held in June 1947, at Taff Vale Park in Pontypridd and, with the exception of 1984, they ...

It is with great sadness that we report that Ian Dixon has died. From the mid-90s to 2017, he was a familiar figure at major athletics events in Wales - outdoor at track & field, cross-country and...

The family have never been able to afford a headstone for his grave in St Lawrence’s Church Cemetery, Edgware Cecil Griffiths is one of Wales’ greatest athletes. He won an Olympic Gol...

Ken was a much loved coach at Deeside and across North Wales. He has most certainly contributed hugely to the endurance programme in the North. Ken Ross was born in Birkenhead on the 24th of Febr...

From Mick McGeoch Norman Wilson 1956 - 2021 It is with great sadness that I write to inform you of the death of Norman Wilson. Norman died last Friday after a short illness at the age of 65. Having ra...

  The Welsh athletics fraternity will be shocked to learn of the death of former Welsh 200m record holder Jon Stark who died aged 60 on May 8th. Clive Williams remembers an outstanding Welsh spri...