Barry Heroes and Villains Run


A 5k run in Barry, with fancy dress!

Are you going to take part in the FIRST 5k Heroes and Villains run in Barry?

We all know the good guys! Superman… Spiderman…. Firemen…. Captain America…Thor… Wonder Woman…

We know the bad ones too… Joker….Loki… Cat woman… Mystique….

Which side will you be on?!

On Sunday the 9th of July, we will be saving the day in Barry!

Barry Island on a sunny Saturday morning, hundreds of runners dressed up as their favourite superheros having the time of their lives running our 5k route, and saving the day running for charities.

Re-live your childhood and become a superhero or villain for the day! What more could you want?

Who will you be for the day? Super-man? Spider-man? Batman? or Mr Incredible?

All runners will receive a medal and water at the finish line.

Children and families welcome!


Where is the event held?

Barry Island Beach!

Is the event timed?

This is not a race, we do not time anyone we expect people to enjoy the day and finish in their own time. You are welcome to try and time using your GPS systems and mobile apps.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Any children (that’s under 18’s) must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. No ID is required.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Cardiff has excellent transport links, by road, rail, bus or even plane! We do not provide event parking, but will send a list of options close to the event date.

What can I bring into the event?

You should bring along a suitable costume, if you can, we want to see super heroes, villains or any type of fancy dress, this is not a race, it is a fun run!

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Email us at any time or call 02920 100 066.

What’s the refund policy?

Refund policy is on our website. No refunds are typically accepted due to the costs we incur from the moment you purchase a ticket, but we always try to move you to our next event, or you can swap tickets with your friends.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

We recommend bringing a copy, or your mobile copy to register to avoid any issues.

Can I update my registration information?

Send us an email at any time to update.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferable?

Yes, providing it is done 14 days before the event date.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn’t match the person who attends?

As long as we have been notified of the change 14 days in advance.

Book tickets here:

Eventbrite - Cardiff Heroes and Villains Run