Welsh Learners

There are multiple opportunities for Welsh learners to compete in the Urdd Eisteddfod.

Closing date for applications: 1 March 2019

Remember that you must apply to be able to complete!

Learning Welsh? How about competing this year?

The Urdd offers learners the opportunity to compete in the Eisteddfod annually. There are recitation, theatre and cerdd dant competitions specifically for individuals, groups and parties of learners who wish to compete. Please see full list below:

Helpful tips for learners - how to compete? General Rules for Learners Enquiries - 0345 2571613


Below are links to download recordings of the recital pieces for Welsh learners at the 2019 Urdd Eisteddfod.

Please note that these are not interpretations of the poems, just a guide to help with pronunciation.

135. Recitation Year 2 and under (Learners) 136. Recitation Years 3 & 4 (Learners) 137. Recitation Years 5 & 6 (Learners) 138. Group Recitation Year 6 and under (Learners) 139. Recitation Years 7 - 9 (Learners) 140. Group Recitation Years 7, 8 & 9 (Learners) 141. Individual Recitation Year 10 and under 19 (Learners) 142. Group Recitation under 19 (Learners)