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Essex Marathon & Half Marathon

Saffron Walden, Essex

Carver Barracks, Saffron Walden, CB10 2, United Kingdom

Sun 3rd April 2022

Starting at 09:00

2 races

£32.86 - £42.40

COVID-19 INFORMATION

You can find out more about the additional safety measures Active Training World are taking in the light of Covid-19 by watching the this video.

C-19 PLAN
ATW has provided covid-19 safety information for this event.

Organiser's Description

JOIN US FOR THE ESSEX MARATHON & HALF MARATHON ON SUNDAY 3RD APRIL 2022.

Challenge yourself to either a Half or Full Marathon in Essex. This is a flat and fast course with tarmac, traffic free running around the former RAF Debden Airfield. The course is designed in the shape of an aircraft in honour of so many RAF and USAAF who were stationed here over the years.

Races

  • Marathon

    £42.40

    UK Athletics (UKA) save £2.00

    CLOSED
  • Half Marathon

    £32.86

    UK Athletics (UKA) save £2.00

    CLOSED

Book

  • Marathon

    £42.40

    UK Athletics (UKA) save £2.00

    CLOSED
  • Half Marathon

    £32.86

    UK Athletics (UKA) save £2.00

    CLOSED

What's Included

Changing and Bag Storage
There will be a baggage area
Toilets will be provided for the event.
Water will be provided on a Covid-safe way on the run route and at the finish. Full info will be provided in the final details.
Distance Markers at each mile.

  • Themed Medal for all finishers
  • Finish Line Goodies
  • FREE race day photographs

Parking

Ample parking is available at the venue

Location

The airfield is next to an active military barracks - please do not attempt to enter the Barracks, as you will be turned away

Course Details

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? This unique course tracks clock-wise. Half Marathon runners 3 x 7.03km laps, Full Marathon runners 6 x 7.03km laps.

This is a flat and fast course with tarmac, traffic free

The course is suitable for wheelchairs and prams/buggies.

FAQs

  • MInimum ages

    17yrs - Half Marathon 18yrs - Full Marathon

registration & Race numbers

Race numbers will be collected at the the event venue on the morning of the race.

Registration opens at:

07:30am for Marathon Sub 3 Hour and 6+ Hour Runners and Half Marathon Sub 1.5 Hour and 3+ Hour

09:00 for all other athletes

Please arrive in sufficient time to collect your race number.

Please wear your number pinned to the front and back of your vest or alternatively, using a race belt, rotate the race number to the back for the bike leg and the front for the run leg.

wave times

Based on your estimated completion time:

09:00am – Marathon Sub 3 Hours & 6+ Hours, Half Marathon Sub 1.5 Hours & 3+ Hours;

10:00am – Marathon Between 4 – 6 Hours, Half Marathon Between 2 – 3 Hours;

11.00am – Marathon Between 3 – 4 Hours, Half Marathon Between 1.5 – 2 Hours

refunds and event cancellation

Active Training World does not offer refunds, transfers or deferrals for this event or any events listed on the website. If you are unable to attend due to illness, injury, family bereavement or jury service, you will only be eligible for a transfer or credit note on production of official evidence: Positive Covid-19 test result, Doctor’s note or equivalent.

If the event should have to be cancelled due to reasons beyond ATW’s control (for example – but not limited to – adverse weather, local or national lockdown) entrants will be given a credit note for the value of their entry fee (minus the booking fee) to be used on any ATW event.

prizes and iTab

Custom designed medal for all finishers!
Add a medal insert to commemorate your time; whether it’s your first race or a new PB! Available to purchase for an additional £8.

Simply add MEDAL INSERT on your registration form and you’ll be sent the insert in the mail shortly after race day, for you to apply to your medal and display proudly!

There will be a prizegiving to the top 3 male and female finishers in each race on the day

There will be full results on the chip timing website both overall and by category.

facilities

Changing and Bag Storage
We will not be providing a changing area, therefore please come changed and ready to race. There will be a baggage area

Toilets
Toilets will be provided for the event.

Water Station
Water will be provided on a Covid-safe way on the run route and at the finish. Full info will be provided in the final details.

Distance Markers
Each mile

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