Hadrian's Wall Half Marathon MMXVI
Sunday 26th June 2016 at 10am
The race is a circular route of not less than half marathon distance* close to a section of Hadrian's Wall with outstanding views of this World Heritage Site. The route is of mixed terrain of grass path, forest track and approx 4.4 miles of road. Suitable for road running and trail shoes. For more detail select 'Course' on the menu.
* Measured by GPS, race distance distance will be a minimum of 13.1 miles and no more than 13.2miles
The race can only take place with the kind permission Hadrian's Wall Heritage Ltd, National Trust, Forestry Commission and local landowners. The limit is due to the run taking place in a World Heritage Site, and is the only authorised race of its kind in the area.
Hadrian's Wall Heritage Ltd:
"The race is the first of it's kind near Hadrian's Wall and we are delighted that we have been able to work with Born4Running to develop a sympathetic route with conservation of the monument in mind"
£26 UKA affiliated runners
£28 Unaffililiated runners
If you entered online at RunBritian and made a pledge to the Mountain Rescue, please bring the donation along on the day, there will be a collection bucket at the race HQ.
- Free quality T-shirt
- Prizes - spot & all categories & records
- Under UKA rules
- UKA Licence No: 2016-20401
* Fee includes a charity donation and access permits
** The race supports athletics development in Tynedale
Enquiries: Call Ian on: 07913 384165
Local Accommodation: accommodation list.pdf
Prizes Sponsored by: Greggs Sports : Hexham
View of the Roman Wall from the start
View of the Roman Wall at 3 miles
£2,350 Raised for charity in 2015
From the entry fee and additional donations:
£1600 Northumberland National Park Mountain Rescue
£500 National Trust - Repairs to the Roman Wall
£250 Roman Wall Show
After providing such good grub last year, on site catering once again by:
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