Shakespeare Marathon

7 May 2017

Start Time : 9:00 a.m.
Number of Places : 3,700

The Rotary Shakespeare Marathon is a 2-lap, undulating race starting and finishing in Stratford-upon-Avon and traversing the surrounding countryside. Crowds have been reported to be subdued in their support, but others also suggest that the race is well organised and a hit with runners.

Shakespeare Marathon Route
Runners line up in Church Street close to the junction with Scholars Lane. The pass out of the town and into the surrounding countryside. The course is predominantly flat, consisting of running on roads and bound grit. When the runners have completed the required two laps they will finish back in the town, at the recreation ground.

Shakespeare Marathon Entry
* Standard Entry : £35
* UK Athletics Affiliated Runners: £33
* Registration Deadline : 3 May
* Race Charities : The Shakespeare Marathon supports various charities including the The Shakespeare Hospice.

Contact Information
Contact : The Race Director
Address : Shakespeare Marathon, PO Box 512, Cheadle, Staffs, ST10 4RJ
Tel. : 01782 388891
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