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Nos Galan Event Information


Online Registration - All You Need to Know

Online Registration - All You Need to Know

Event Timetable

Are you looking for a unique way to celebrate New Year's Eve this year?

History of Nos Galan

Nos Galan Road Races celebrates the life and achievements of Welsh runner Guto Nyth BrĂ¢n. Founded in 1958 by local runner Bernard Baldwin, it is run over the 5km around Mountain Ash Town Centre.


Frequently asked questions - your Nos Galan race questions answered.


Every year, Rhondda Cynon Taf's Mayor chooses charities to support during their year in office. You can help this fundraising effort by downloading a sponsorship form and running in aid of this year's charities.

Travel & Parking Information

A free Nos Galan Park and Ride service will operate once again this year. A shuttle bus will run every 10 - 15 minutes from 3.30pm until 9.30pm on 31st December.


Couch to 5K Running Plan.

Residents Information

The Nos Galan festivities are held between 4.30pm - 8.30pm.

Visit RCT

Why not make a New Year break of it! And stay in Rhondda Cynon Taf in the heart of the Valleys over the festive period.

Event Sponsors

Would you like to become a sponsor of the Nos Galan Road Races?

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