Chester Marathon

8 October 2017

Start Time : 9.00 a.m.
Number of Places : 5,000

The Chester Marathon was first run in 2010. It is a flat, fast course, offering the chance of a PB.


Chester Marathon Route
The race is flat/undulating and starts and finishes at Chester racecourse.

From the start line the race heads through the town, passing the local Town Hall. The also pass Chester Cathedral, the split level Middle Ages "Rows", Eastgate Clock, Amphitheatre and go through the ancient Roman Walls four times before leaving the City and heading across the Old Dee Bridge.

Runners then head out of Chester, via Pulford, crossing the border into the Welsh villages of Lavister and Rossett. The route then follows a small loop reaching the old village of Holt before crossing the ancient Roman bridge at Farndon, leading back to England.

Runners head back along the home stretch running through Churton, Aldford and Huntington to finish back at the racecourse and enjoy well-earned post run celebrations!

Chester Marathon Entry
* Standard Entry : £39(until 31 Oct), £44 (until 31 Jan), £49 (until 6 Aug), £54 (from 7 Aug)
* UKA Affiliated Runners : £37(until 31 Oct), £42 (until 31 Jan), £47 (until 6 Aug), £52 (from 7 Aug)
* Registration Deadline : When the race is full.
* Charity Places : Runners are invited to run for Claire House.

Contact Information
Contact : Chris Hulse, Race Director, Active Leisure Events Ltd
Address : 6 Manor ParkDrive, Great Sutton, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, CH66 2ET
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