Sponsors:
Heart of Wales Brewery

Award winning hand crafted ales from Llanwrtyd Wells. Available in cask or bottle. Brewery tours available

Chain Reaction Cycles

Click here for our full online registration facilities and for further details on all our mountain bike events

Lasswade Country House

2 A.A. Rosettes, Good Food/Good Hotel Guides, Evenings only, changing daily menu. Visitors & locals welcome, pre book required

Cwm Irfon Lodge Holiday Cottages

3 Miles from Llanwrtyd Wells, Peaceful; Beautifully equipped; Ideal for individuals families & groups; Sauna; Spectacular views

Manor Adventure Family Holidays

Abernant Lake Hotel activity centre offers exceptional facilities for multi activity family holidays within a 55 acre site

Events

Under our umbrella for the 2014 World Alternative Games we have a number of brand new events that are being introduced to the area by their own event organisers. These whacky unique activities will be staged alonside our original and other newer events during the two weeks.



Events Schedule

Day Activities 2014 Venue
Round 1 World Bathtubbing Championships 9th Feb Christchurch New Zealand
Sainsbury's Sports Relief Run a Mile Supported by Red Kite Events & World Alternative Games 23rd Mar a.m. From Belle Vue Car Park
Round 3 World Bathtubbing Championships 1st Jun Conway Marina, Conwy, North Wales
Man Versus Horse 14th Jun Llanwrtyd Wells
The Celtic Lowland Games supported by World Alternative Games 28th Jun St Clears
The Celtic Lowland Games supported by World Alternative Games 2nd Aug Whitland
Daily Heritage Trail 8-25th Aug Llanwrtyd Area
Opening ceremony 8th Aug Llanwrtyd Wells
Red Kite Cycling Festival Road Sportive 9th Aug a.m. Local, Llanwrtyd Wells
MTB Challenge 9th Aug a.m. Local, Llanwrtyd Wells
Downhill course 9th Aug Llanwrtyd Wells
Kids Skills Day 9th Aug Local, Llanwrtyd Wells
Penny Farthing Race 9th Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Cider Fest 9th Aug Llanwrtyd Area
Round 4 World Bathtubbing Championships 9th Aug North Dock, Llanelli
Universal Translators 9th Aug Llanwrtyd Wells
Pendine; "The World Alternative Games at the Seaside" 9th Aug Pendine Sands Carmarthen Bay
Welsh Worm Charming Championships 10th Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Space Hopper Race 10th Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
World of Grip 10th Aug a.m./p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Egg Throwing 10th Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Porta Putt 10th Aug a.m./p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Finger Jousting 10th Aug a.m./p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Hide N Seek 10th Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Red Kite Cycling Festival Sportive Route 2 10th Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
MTB Route 2 10th Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Downhill Race 10th Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Unicycle Race 10th Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Mountain Bunny Hop 10th Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Micro Bike Race 10th Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Slow Bicycle Race 10th Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Fun in the Sun Sup Races 10th Aug North Dock, Llanelli
Young Childrenís Day 11th Aug Ysgol Dolafon
Rock, Paper, Scissors 11th Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Pooh Sticks 11th Aug p.m Llanwrtyd Wells
Zombie Race 11th Aug p.m Llanwrtyd Wells
Scooter Slalom 12th Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Snail Racing 12th Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Guided walks 13th Aug Various Llanwrtyd Area
Guided Cycling 13th Aug Various Llanwrtyd Area
Geo Cashing 13th Aug Various Llanwrtyd Area
Golf Cross 13th Aug Various Llanwrtyd Area
Tippit 13th Aug p.m Various Llanwrtyd Area
Pea Shooting 14th Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Water Slide 14th Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Russian Egg Roulette 15th Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Welsh Crempog Race 15th Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Welsh Conker Championships 15th Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Barrel Rolling 15th Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Multi Sport Time Trial 15th Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Pole Dancing 15th Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Hay Bale Tossing 16th Aug Llanwrtyd Show Ground
Woolsack Carrying 16th Aug Llanwrtyd Show Ground
Tug of War 16th Aug Llanwrtyd Show Ground
Team Nail Run 16th Aug Llanwrtyd Show Ground
Scarletts Inflatable 16th Aug Llanwrtyd Show Ground
Whitefern String Band 16th Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Wife Carrying @17th Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Husband Dragging 17th Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Soap Box Derby @18th Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Ping Pongo 18th Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Hula Hooping 19th Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Horseshoe Throwing 19th Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Underwater Hockey U16, U19 Int. Comp 20th Aug Newport Int. Sports Village
Guided walks 20th Aug Various Llanwrtyd Area
Guided Cycling 20th Aug Various Llanwrtyd Area
Geo Cashing 20th Aug Various Llanwrtyd Area
Golf Cross 20th Aug Various Llanwrtyd Area
Music Quiz 20th Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Gravy Wrestling 21st Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Backward Running 21st Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Bouncy Castle Wrapping 21st Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Wheelbarrow racing 21st Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Toe Wrestling 21st Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Underwater Hockey U16, U19 Int. Comp 21st Aug Newport Int. Sports Village
Stilletto Race 22nd Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Twinning Day 22nd Aug Llanwrtyd Wells
Mad Shopper 22nd Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Office Chair Racing 22nd Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Marbles 22nd Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Sack Fighting 22nd Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Keep Wales Tidy Triathlon 22nd Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Underwater Hockey U16, U19 Int. Comp 22nd Aug Newport Int. Sports Village
World Bog Triathlon Championships 23rd Aug a.m./p.m. Bog Field
Belly Flopping 23rd Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
The Manorís Childrenís Day 23rd Aug a.m/p.m Manor Adventure Llanwrtyd Wells
Stone Skimming 23rd Aug a.m/p.m Abernant Lake, Abernant
MTB Chariot Racing 23rd Aug a.m. Manor Adventure/Lake
Dyke Jumping 23rd Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Underwater Hockey U16, U19 Int. Comp 23rd Aug Newport Int. Sports Village
Demonstration match Underwater Rugby 23rd Aug p.m. TBC
Sean Saye 23rd Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
World Bog Snorkelling Championships 24th Aug a.m./p.m. Bog Field
Ditch Racing 24th Aug a.m./p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Floyd Earl 24th Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Quadrathlon 25th Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
5 KM Run 25th Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Cani Cross 25th Aug a.m. Llanwrtyd Wells
Closing Ceremony 25th Aug p.m. Llanwrtyd Wells


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