Maidenhead Half Marathon & Fun Run
A great opportunity to run on closed roads on a fast, flat course! Voted 3rd in the 'PB Potential' category in Runners World Races of the Year 2013 Awards. Suitable for beginners, PB-Hunters and competitive athletes alike.
Now in its 9th year, the Maidenhead Half Marathon is an established favourite in the local race calendar: it is known for its enthusiastic spectator support, impeccable organisation, and most of all its undisputed PB-potential. Held on closed roads around urban Maidenhead and scenic Cookham, this is a fast race on a flat course, and will delight everyone whether you want to improve your race time or embark on your very first half marathon.
1.5 Mile Family Fun Run will start and finish at the main start/finish in St Ives Rd
Town Hall, St Ives Road, Maidenhead, SL6 1RF.
All finishers receive a bespoke commemorative medal, and there are age-group prizes as well as prizes for the first local (SL6 postcode) male and female.
Chip timing is used to ensure accurate results and to provide print-outs of your times as soon as you finish the race.
Race village right next to the start/finish gantry provides:
hot and cold drinks
refreshments for carnivores, vegetarians, and vegans
Marshals will be stationed along the route at strategic points
The race route is road, flat, fast and traffic free. It is a two-lap course taking you alongside the river to Cookham, before returning to Maidenhead.
There is plenty of free car parking on the day in the town centre
The Family Fun Run starts at 9.45