Darth XI is Postponed

After much deliberation, and with a heavy heart, we have taken the decision to postpone Darth XI, which was scheduled to be held on Saturday 28th March 2020. The worsening public health situation and likely forward-scenario around the coronavirus means that, although it’s incredibly disappointing to postpone an event that’s such an integral part of the local area, we can’t justify the risk … Continued

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FREE GYM SESSIONS FOR DARTH XI SIGN UPS

In support of Wales Air Ambulance, Coastal Fitness (Clyne Common) are offering all those competing in this years Darth Mannion free gym sessions every day this March! All they ask is for a donation of your choosing every time you visit (not compulsory, but very welcomed). ALL proceeds will go to Air Ambulance. Their range … Continued

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DARTH XI IS UNFORTUNATELY ‘ON PAUSE…’

We hope you and your families are keeping safe and well during this difficult time. After much discussion, and with a heavy but resolute heart, we have decided to further postpone Darth XI.  The event will now take place as soon as we think we can put on an event that’s both safe and sensible for you. … Continued

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The underlying ethos of Peloton Running

It’s a simple truth that our events are truly community affairs. We’re established as a Community Interest Company (a social enterprise) and the events only happen with an almost overwhelming amount of local support and endeavour. We thought it’d be helpful to publish our ‘reason-for-being’, clarifying our not-for-profit nature and the underlying intent to generate … Continued

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Darth Minions Head Torch Heroes 2019

Entry to Darth Minions Headtorch Heroes 2019 will take place on Friday 8th November 2019. Entry costs £15 (£3 goes directly to the Wales Air Ambulance). Darth Minion Headtorch Heroes is a unique adventure run which takes place in the darkness and mud of a November evening, aimed at children who are in years 1 … Continued

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Welcome to our new Webmistress

After months of abject failure in managing the Peloton Running website, Simon has been unceremoniously dumped by Uber-triathlete Colette Roberts. The King is Dead. Long live the Queen!

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Minions Midsummer Mayhem

Always an instant sell-out, with this year no exception, the Minions Midsummer Mayhem event is back again this summer! The event is designed to inspire the next generation of Darth-letes… strictly no adults allowed for this one! This is probably frustrating, but there are no spaces left for this weekend’s event. We’re going to give … Continued

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Reflection from a Darth sponsor-turned-runner

Check out this cracking blog from Ben Davies (MD of Belvoir Swansea and Mumbles). We are proud to have such amazing sponsors… not only do they help us organise the Darth, they get their trail shoes on an run the bloody thing as well!! Great work Ben!

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The Darth is Over. Next up. The Marathon de Gwyr!

Are you looking for your next challenge?  Then look no further than the MdG A truly amazing experience, consisting of 3 consecutive days of fell-running across the stunning Gower peninsula. Learn more about this incredible event Heard enough?Sign me up! This really is one the most unique and accessible ultra marathons out there. This is … Continued

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