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A good way to meet local runners is to participate in a parkrun. Cardiff parkrun, Grangemoor parkrun, Trelai Park parkrun and Tremorfa parkrun are some of the parkruns in this area.

Best places for workouts in Cardiff

If you need an open track in Cardiff; Cardiff International Sports Campus is marked as open to the public.

Winter running in Cardiff

Running in a new city in the winter time can be tricky. Bad weather and darkness makes it hard to find good places to run.

For hardcore track runners who wants to workout on an indoor track; try National Indoor Athletics Centre.

Llandaff Fields has lighting.

Highly rated places to run in Cardiff

Cardiff parkrun is a popular place to run in this area.

Your favourite running surface in Cardiff

The course of Cosmeston Lakes parkrun has a soft surface for those who like to avoid the asphalt and concrete.

Those looking for a flat course with firm surface can go to Bute Park, Blackweir Fields, Llandaff Fields, Roath Park or Cardiff Bay.

Cardiff Bay

Flat asphalt/concrete running spot
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Bute Park

Flat asphalt/concrete running spot
Image by Ben Salter on Flickr

Roath Park

Flat asphalt/concrete running spot
Image by gordonplant on Flickr

Pontcanna Fields

Flat asphalt/concrete running spot
Image by Jeremy Segrott on Flickr

Jenner Park Stadium

400m synthetic track
Image by Jon Candy on Flickr

Great running spots in Cardiff

Cardiff Bay | Bute Park | Llandaff Fields | Pontcanna Fields | Blackweir Fields | Roath Park

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Group runs in Cardiff

Cardiff parkrun | Grangemoor parkrun | Tremorfa parkrun | Trelai Park parkrun

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Running tracks in Cardiff

Cardiff International Sports Campus | National Indoor Athletics Centre | Cyncoed Campus

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Open to the public
Mark as open if it is closed due to COVID-19 but open usually.
Free of charge
Has lighting
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