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Northampton Half Marathon

The Guildhall, Northampton

The Guildhall, Northampton NN1 1DE, UK

Sun 26th September 2021

Starting at 09:30

1 race


Organiser's Description

The race begins with a tour of Northampton's heritage, starting at the Guildhall, touring the town centre and returning to the Guildhall, before heading out of town for some countryside running.

This is a picturesque course with an inspiring finish in the shadow of Delapre Abbey - a terrific backdrop for the Northampton Half Marathon.


  • Half Marathon Entry
    £34.65 CLOSED


  • Half Marathon Entry
    £34.65 CLOSED
What's Included

Unique custom medal

Commemorative top

Multiple water stations around the course and in the finish area providing water, energy gels and snacks.

Sports massage after the race (subject to availability).


The Guildhall, Northampton NN1 1DE

How To Get There

By road: Northampton is a 10 minute drive from the M1 junction 15a

By train: Northampton mainline station has services to London Euston, Birmingham New Street, Liverpool Lime Street, and stations in between.

By bus: Services from Northampton provide travel to outlying villages and towns within the County, making links to Corby, Daventry, Kettering, Rushden and Wellingborough. They also go as far afield as Bedford, Bicester, Leicester, Market Harborough, Milton Keynes, Peterborough and Rugby.

Race Day Information

Registration: Registration will open from 13:00 until 16:00 on Saturday 25 September and from 08:00 on Race Day. Registration will be located at The Old Bank Pub opposite the Guildhall.

Age Limit: 17 Years Old

The walking route to the start will be signed and is one mile. A bag drop facility for small bags will be available at the start area to allow a discard of pre-race clothing only.

Event parking will be near the the finish in Delapre Country Park. In addition, there is parking in the town centre but this will not be signed or marshalled.

Toilets: Available at the start in the pub and additional portable toilets in front of the Guildhall and in Delapre Abbey after the race. Changing facilities are limited.

Headphones: In accordance with the UKA ruling the wearing of headphones is NOT permitted please

Course Details

Course: A mix of town centre running and quiet country lanes showcasing Northampton at it's best. Click here for the proposed 2021 route. Click here for the 2021 Map.


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The Guildhall, Northampton