Dobbs Weir Double Marathons
Two marathons over two days, which can be entered individually or together, also a 10 mile and a 5k race on the Sunday. The starting point is the Allenburys Sport and Social Club, in Ware, and the marathon routes will be different each day, both taking in the beautiful Hertfordshire countryside on a combination of off-road and road, but mainly off-road. This event is event is in aid of Action on Addiction. 18/19 May.
Medal for all finishers
1st place male and female trophies for each marathon
Checkpoints along the way with water and other goodies
Maps will be available to download onto your GPS watches
Toilets will be provided
Allenburys Sports & Social Club, Harris's Lane, Ware, Hertfordshire SG12 0DJ
Free parking is available at race HQ
By road: Ware is off the junction of the A10, which runs from London Bridge to Kings Lynn in Norfolk, with the A602, which links Hitchin in Hertfordshire with the A10 via Stevenage. Use postcode SG12 0DJ for your Satnav.
By rail: Ware railway station is on the Hertford East branch line, off the West Anglia Main Line. Trains through the station are operated by Greater Anglia and run to London Liverpool Street, Hertford East, and Stratford.
By bus: Arriva buses run throughout the local area, as far afield as Hertford and Welwyn Garden City. https://www.arrivabus.co.uk/herts-and-essex/places/ware/
Arrive in good time to collect your race number and timing chip from registration on the first day of the event.
Race Numbers: Please wear your number pinned to the front of your vest.
Minimum age: 18yrs (marathons), 17yrs (10 mile), 11yrs unless accompanied by an adult (5k)
Changing and Toilets: We advise you to come changed and ready to run, since changing is limited. Toilets will be provided.
Time Limit: 8 hours per marathon