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World Half Marathon, Spain

Tuesday 27 March 2018

Cardiff's Charlotte Arter was part of a Great Britain team of 6 ladies taking part in World Half Marathon Champioships, held in Valencia, Spain last Sunday. The same event was held in Cardiff 2016.

Charlotte qualified for GB team, by finishing 3rd in the trial race on 3rd March. Following her selection Charlottee (coached by Chris Jones) said her aim in race, was to be in first three GB runners to finish race. That's exactly what Charlotte did, finishing 2nd GB runner in 71.52 (31st). Her time was down on her trial race, however race report said, all runners had to face a strong wind against them, for first half of the race.

Charlotte is now eligible to compete for Wales, achieved by her residency time living in Wales.