Chepstow Racecourse 5k, 10k & Half Marathon

Chepstow, Monmouthshire

Chepstow Racecourse, Saint Lawrence Road, Chepstow, UK

Sun 23rd January 2022

Starting at 09:30

3 races

£20.00 - £26.00

COVID-19 INFORMATION

EVENT VILLAGE

All marshals and staff within the event and around the course will be issued with PPE and wear gloves and a mask for the duration of the event.

As many race packs will be posted out ahead of the event as possible and event communications will be sent via email in the lead up.

There will not be a formal baggage drop within the event village, please limit the number of belongings you bring to the event and leave anything in the car during the race to reduce contact between runners and staff. If this is not possible, please email info@runthrough.co.uk.

There will be multiple hygiene stations around the event with hand sanitiser for all runners.

You will see clear signage around the event village, please follow all signage and instructions from the marshals before, during and after the race.

There will be a manned, and clearly marked, medical hub within the event village.

DURING THE RACE

The race will start in waves based on your estimated finish time, with the faster runners at the start and slower near the back to avoid any congestion and the need to overtake on course.

There will be an informal grab and go water station with sealed sports top bottles on the course, however we ask that you stay hydrated before the event and if you are able to please bring your own. Bottles and camelbacks are permitted.

If you need to overtake on the course please give a wide berth of at least 1 meter around any runners.

Spitting and nasal clearance during the race is not permitted.

AFTER THE RACE

Do not stop within the finish barriers. Please continue past the finish until you pass the medals and are in an open space.

We ask that once you have collected your medal and water to leave the event village as soon as possible to avoid groups congregating within the event village.

C-19 PLAN
Run Through Events has provided covid-19 safety information for this event.

Organiser's Description

JOIN US FOR THE CHEPSTOW RACECOURSE 5K, 10K & HALF MARATHON

January 23rd 2022

Kickstart the New Year and run at Chepstow Racecourse – our third ever event in Wales! Chepstow Racecourse opened its gates in the early 1920’s and has since blossomed into a bustling track that is home to the Welsh Grand National – the biggest race day in Wales!
Choose between a 5k, 10k or Half Marathon

Each Mile will be accurately marked out and we have plenty of helpers to keep you quite literally on track and encourage you on your way to that finish line. Come and join us for a unique race you will not forget!

Races

  • 5 Km
    £20.00
  • 10 Km
    £22.00
  • Half Marathon
    £26.00

Book

  • 5 Km
    £20.00
  • 10 Km
    £22.00
  • Half Marathon
    £26.00

What's Included

Unique themed medal
Chip timed results
Free official event photographs
Water
Fruit & Flapjack
Unique Finishers Medal To Be Revealed!!

How to Get There

Address: Chepstow Racecourse, Chepstow, Monmouthshire, NP16 6BE

BY CAR

The racecourse is on the A466 Chepstow to Monmouth road, not far from the now toll-free Severn Bridge. From the M4 East (Junction 21) or M4 West (Junction 23), take the M48 and exit at Junction 2 (Chepstow). Then follow the brown racecourse signs.

BY TRAIN

Chepstow station is approximately 10 minutes walk from the town centre. There are direct trains to Chepstow from Birmingham, Cardiff, Cheltenham Spa, Derby, Gloucester, Newport and Nottingham. Connections are available at Newport for London (Paddington), Hereford, Shrewsbury, Crewe, Manchester,Swansea and all parts of Wales. Also, Bristol, Bath, Exeter, Salisbury, Portsmouth and all parts of South and West England.

Connections at Cheltenham Spa for Yorkshire, North East of England and Scotland. Connections to London airports at Heathrow, Gatwick and Stanstead. Other airports with good conections include Birmingham international, East Midlands, Exeter, Manchester, Bristol, Cardiff International and Southampton.

BY BUS

A shuttle bus service provided by Newport Transport operates from Chepstow Train Station to the Racecourse via the town's bus station. The service also operates from Newport Train Station direct to the Racecourse.

Course Details

Each Mile will be accurately marked out and we have plenty of helpers to keep you quite literally on track and encourage you on your way to that finish line. Come and join us for a unique race you will not forget!

The race involves laps around the circuit, there will be 1 lap for the 5k, 2 laps for the 10k and 4 laps for the Half Marathon.

The entire course is inside the racecourse on the roads/paths - not on grass.

Course Map

Minimum ages

5k - 11yrs

10k - 15yrs

Half - 17yrs

start times

Half - 9.30am

10k - 10.15am

5k - 10.25am

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Location

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