Lloyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon
Website Design & Development
The LLoyds Bank Cardiff Half Marathon boasts one of the most stunning 13.1 mile courses around.
Predominantly flat, the route takes runners past some of the capital’s most iconic landmarks with beautiful scenery and historic buildings which makes it an ideal course for beginners and elite runners alike.
Attracting over 16,000 entries, the website’s main objective was to communicate information quickly and accurately to participating runners, volunteers, organisers, sponsors and supporting organisations alike. On race day, the site attracting over 40,000 unique visitors from across the globe.
Secure yet easily updated, the fully responsive website was built around a WordPress Content Managed System which extended to include; GPS explorable maps, dynamic countdown clock, news blog and social media feeds, gallery, external links and video feeds.
A ‘Live Results Tracker’ also allowed runners to monitor their position during the race as well as their race finish time.