Find out about Sport in Wales and what makes Wales a Sporting nation
Our stadiums and facilities for competing are world-class, so we are easily able to host major international sporting events to the highest standard.
For a small nation we have produced World class athletes across a variety of sports.
Wales is a leader in Disability sport. We are immensely proud of our athletes and committed to providing sporting opportunities for disabled people.
Many of Wales’ universities are at the cutting edge of Sports Science and Innovation, identifying challenges, looking for ways to improve and getting results.
Wales is surrounded on three sides by water, so it should come as no surprise that water sports make perfect sense as a way to take advantage of our perfect setting. We boast some of the best beaches for surfing in Europe.
We have a long history in football and some notable names at top levels of the sport. Image © FAW
Find out more about Wales' national sport. Image ©WRU
We have nearly 200 fantastic golf courses in Wales, each offering a different challenge for visiting golfers, including the Ryder Cup 2010 course!
Wales Rally GB is the most high profile motor rally in the UK, and is a round of the FIA World Rally Championship.
Wales plays host to a number of cricket matches each year.
Wales has dedicated mountain bike centres and miles and miles of cycling tracks, no wonder Wales is a popular choice for those on two wheels.