Colchester Zoo Stampede Half Marathon
WE ARE EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THE COLCHESTER STAMPEDE HALF MARATHON WILL BE RETURNING ON SUNDAY 6TH OCTOBER 2019!
Join us for the unique opportunity to run the Colchester Stampede Half Marathon on October 6th 2019 at Colchester Zoo.
The event, which supports the charity Action for the Wild, will run through the Zoo for 1k before heading out onto the closed roads before finishing back inside the Zoo. The Zoo is proudly listed in the top 2 zoos in the UK and listed as 11th best zoo around the world as part of the TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Attractions.
Half Marathon£34 BOOK
– FREE Colchester Zoo Entry (worth £22.99)
– Themed Medal
– Chip Timing
– Goodie Bag
Colchester Zoo, Maldon Rd, Stanway, Colchester, CO3 0SL
The nearest stations are: Colchester North and Marks Tey.
Colchester North and Marks Tey train station are a 4 mile walk from the start line.
The postcode for the event is: CO3 0SL
Colchester Zoo is located just south of Colchester. Take the A1124 exit (Junction 26) off the main A12 following the brown elephant signs and using the new Stanway Western Bypass.
Colchester Zoo is situated on Maldon Road in Stanway.
The car park will open at 6:45am and we would advise arriving before 7:30am to avoid queuing into the carpark. Please expect a short queue if arriving after 7:45am. There will be plenty of FREE parking available for all runners and spectators next to the event village.
We will have marshals all around the course as well as km signs and arrows. The course will run through the Zoo, then out onto the closed roads for the 10k course before finishing back inside the Zoo.