Central Lancashire New Year Half Marathon
Now celebrating it's 11th year, this is a great race to start off the year. The route is on quiet rural roads through picturesque villages and small hamlets, with a start from St Mary's Catholic School, Lea Town, Preston.
St Mary's Catholic School, Darkinson Lane, Lea Town, Preston, Lancashire PR4 0RJ
By Car: From J31 of the M6 take the A59 towards Preston. Turn right onto the A583 towards Lea. The race will be signed from the A583.
By Train: The nearest station is Salwick with connections from Preston. Preston station has direct services to major cities including Birmingham, Glasgow and Edinburgh.
Car Share: Follow the posts on Facebook to see if any spaces are available or to offer a space in your area.
A free car park is available at B.N.F.L. Club just around the corner from the venue. This will be clearly signed on the morning of the run. You can also park on Lea Lane once the car park has filled up. Do not park outside the school or Darkinson Lane near the start or finish areas, as this will prevent the race from starting.
Bespoke medal to all finishers
Chip Timed Results
Individual race winners are awarded prizes in the following categories:
First 3 Male and Lady winners
First Male Veteran over 40/45/50/55/60/65/70+
First Lady Veteran over 35/40/45/50/55/60/65/70+
Entry into the event is open to everyone of all abilities as long as they are aged over 17yrs on the day of the race.
On the day entries (if available) will be £25 to all.
At race HQ you will find the registration desks where you can collect your race numbers, an enquiry desk if you have any questions, toilets and baggage storage. There is also a cafe to grab a brew and a fresh bacon butty.
The awards presentation will take place at approximately 12.30pm in the Registration Area