Half Marathon 2017

June 11, 2017

Running alongside our Annual Sponsored Walk around Pitsford Reservoir, we are also running our first ever Half Marathon

Walk for a cause is delighted to be working in conjunction with Go Beyond Ltd to offer our first ever Half Marathon.

Starting adjacent to Northampton Sailing Club, the course meanders around Pitsford Reservoir with breathtaking views across the water and rolling countryside. The race finish is in the beautiful surroundings of Brixworth Country Park.

The race starts on the Dam with views across the reservoir before heading onto the leafy waterside trail towards the causeway. The course then heads along the causeway and back on to the path towards Brixworth County Park where runners will then start the second lap.

Where: The Event base is in Brixworth Country Park.

When: Sunday 11th June, 2017 at 08:35.

Parking: Event Parking will be near the the finish in Brixworth Country Park, for directions click here.

Registration: Registration will open from 07:00 until 08.15 on Race Day. Registration will be located at the race village in Brixworth Country Park next to the car park

Start Location: The Half Marathon will start on the Dam at Pitsford Reservoir and the race will have a 3 hour time limit.

Entry Fees: Half Marathon: £22.00

Toilets: Available at the start next to the cafe in Brixworth Country Park. Changing facilities are limited.

Course: Mostly path/trail with two small sections of road. Beautiful views across the water and the Northamptonshire countryside. To view the Start/Finish/Drinks and Marshal Locations click here For a GPS version of the course click here for more course detail.

First Aid: Mobile medical crews will be on standby throughout the event.

Drinks & Refreshments: There will be two water stations on the course and one at the finish line all with water, energy drink and jelly babies.

The Charity tea tent will also be selling tea, coffee and various cakes and snacks in the finish area; the very reasonable charge is ALL donated to charity.

Race Goodies: Unique Custom Medal AND a quality Technical Top!.

Massage: Sports massage will be available for a small fee after the race.

Entry: For further information information and registration details please visit the Go Beyond website at http://gobeyondsport.co.uk/Pitsford_Walk_for_a_Cause_Entry_Options