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Nos Galan Road Races 2017

Mountain Ash
Sunday 31 December 2017
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Mystery Runner 2016


Elite Race and 5K Adult Fun Run are both FULL.

The race sold out in 3 days - an amazing 1,050 people will be taking part in the Adult Fun Run and 325 athletes will be competing in the Elite Race.

There are still places remaining in all children’s races, but sign up soon to avoid disappointment. The price of race entry is £6 for all Childrens’ Races.

On New Years Eve, over 1,600 runners take to the streets of Mountain Ash to take part in the world famous Nos Galan Road Races.  With races for all ages, PLUS a mystery runner, it's a very different New Year's Eve! This year marks the 59th anniversary of the annual road races in Mountain Ash, in memory of legendary Welsh runner Guto Nyth Bran.

Races are held for children and adults - the categories are:

Age 8-9 
Age 10-11
Age 12-13
Age 14-15
Adult 5K Fun Run 
Elite 5K Race

The 2017 Nos Galan Road Races take place on Sunday, December 31. For regular updates follow Nos Galan Races on Twitter and Facebook. Also visit to register and keep updated with Nos Galan information.