10 September 2017
Start Time : 9.30 a.m.
Number of Places : 400
Farnham Pilgrim Marathon is organised by the Rotary Club of Farnham Weyside. It is run in support of
Sportability, the Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice and other Rotary charities. There is also
a Pilgrim Half Marathon.
Farnham Pilgrim Marathon Route
The race is multi-terrain and starts and finishes The Sands Recreation Ground. From the start runners then travel up Binton Lane and turn onto the North Downs Way. They then detour through St Laurence Churchyard, and Seale, on towards, Totford Hatch and all the way to Puttenham Village.
At The Good Intent Pub, half marathon runners leave. The marathon continuing along the North Downs Way via Watts Gallery, St Catherine's Lock and onto the summit of Martha's Hill.
From St Martha's, the route heads over to nearby Pewley Down, joining up the Pilgrim's Way road descending to Shalford Park, then cross the River Wey footbridge, to the ruins of St Catherine's Chapel and pick up the North Downs Way, to take runners back to Watts Gallery again.
The return journey then reverses the journey used on the way out, via the scenic North Downs, back to cheering crowds at the Sands Recreation Ground.
Farnham Pilgrim Marathon Entry
* Unaffiliated Runners : £32
* Affiliated Runners : £30
* Registration Deadline : 8 September
Contact : Lynda Pattie, Race Co-ordinator
Address : Rotary Club of Farnham Weyside
Tel. : 01252 242771
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Website : http://www.farnhampilgrim.org.uk