Meet Our Partners
The University of Wales Trinity St David is based in Swansea and our main sponsor for the event. The University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) was formed on 18 November 2010 through the merger of the University of Wales Lampeter and Trinity University College Carmarthen, under Lampeter’s Royal Charter of 1828. On the 1 August 2013, Swansea Metropolitan University became part of UWTSD. The learner experience is at the heart of our mission. We have placed sustainability at the core of our planning. Developed through our award winning Institute of Sustainable Practice, Innovation and Resource Effectiveness (INSPIRE), we have embedded sustainable development through our learning, teaching, curricula, campus, community and culture. Our aim is to inspire individuals and develop reflective graduates and practitioners who can make a difference in society. Through work-based learning, research of international excellence and knowledge transfer networks, we aim to play a pivotal role in the promotion of social justice, economic renewal and the development of social and cultural capital.
Swansea Bid our the Powered by sponsor for the event. It’s mission is to make the city centre a better place to shop, visit, stay and business that delivered through vision to facilitate and develop partnerships working locally, regionally and nationally to deliver their mission.
Finding, nurturing and producing successful athletes is an important activity for any sport and is crucial to ensuring adequate levels of funding and attracting suitable sponsors. Sports that achieve great success at Olympic, World and Commonwealth Games attract more funding and more interest. Welsh Triathlon has a structured pathway to identify talented young athletes and develop them into highly competitive triathletes able to meet the British Triathlon Performance Pathway standards. The ultimate aim is to become medal winners at major games.
We are proud to be one of the leading triathlon brands in the world, establishing ourselves as one of the most exciting and forward thinking brands on the market. Our approach has always been product-first and this philosophy has helped us achieve the highest industry reviews based on speed, comfort, price point and innovation. For more information visit their website www.racezone3.com
TORQ have worked nationwide with cycling, running and outdoor stores to create TORQ Accredited Performance Nutrition Centres. By visiting one of these centres, you will meet someone who has been expertly trained by the Sports Scientists at TORQ. The subjects they cover include Training Theory, Energy Systems, Nutrition (fuelling and recovery) and Periodisation / Peaking. To become accredited, the individual at the centre you visit will have passed a comprehensive exam set by TORQ, so you can be assured that the assistance you receive will be accurate and reliable. For more information visit their website at www.torqfitness.co.uk
This modern waterside hotel is 1.2 miles from the Dylan Thomas Centre and 2.2 miles from the Maritime Quarter. Straightforward, modern rooms have en suite bathrooms, flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi, and tea and coffee making facilities. Upgraded rooms have iPod docks, designer coffeemakers and free access to the gym. Family rooms are available. Room service is offered. Parking is free, and cooked breakfast is available. There’s a polished bar/grill restaurant, a sports bar and a coffee shop. Other amenities include a heated indoor pool and a fitness studio, plus a whirlpool bath, a steam room and a sauna. For more information and booking visit their website and www.village-hotels.co.uk/hotels/swansea quote PRO20A for a discount.
Our official photo service FinisherPix takes care of your personal race memories. Make sure your bib number is visible at ALL times in front of your body and SMILE when you cross the finish line!
Your personal race photos are available within 24 to 48 hours after the race on www.finisherpix.com. You will be informed via email. Stay up to date and LIKE FinisherPix on Facebook: Facebook.com/finisherpix