Welsh Athletics have announced that its summer Junior & Senior Track & Field Championships have been cancelled for 2020 in light of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.
The Welsh Athletics Junior Championships were scheduled to take place at Newport Stadium on 13th/14th June and re-arranged for 1st/2nd August whilst the Welsh Athletics Senior Championships were set for Cardiff International Sports Stadium on 11th/12th July originally before being re-arranged for 15th/16th August.
In addition, the Welsh Athletics Road Relay Championships which have been held at Pembrey Country Park near Llanelli has also been unable to go ahead on the planned date of September 12th. The event annually attracts between 400-600 athletes and is always a great team fixture.
A virtual event will be organised as a replacement, more details to follow in due course.
Welsh Championships Status Update (August/September):
❌ Welsh Athletics Junior Athletics Championships 2020 - Newport
❌ Welsh Athletics Senior Athletics Championships 2020 - Cardiff
❌ Welsh Athletics Road Relay Championships 2020 - TBC
Read the Full Statement by Welsh Athletics (announced on Thursday 16th July) here https://www.welshathletics.org/en/blog/post/welsh-championship-status-update