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Great Northern Half Marathon

New date after original race was postponed in March

The half marathon starts on the railway line, the entrance to which is opposite The Great Northern Pub. The route comprises of two laps on quiet country roads, finishing along the Great Northern Railway line which is now a public footpath. There is a feed station at approx 5km, 10km, 15km and also at the finish line. Marshals will be placed around the route to direct you.

It is a UKA licensed event with chip timing - UKA licenced athletes also receive £2 off the entry fee as long as they provide licence number and name of club on the entry form.

Prizes for the first three men and ladies as well as first place in each age category.

All finishers receive a GNR finishers medal.

UKA licence number: 2018-32008

A 2km family fun run starts at 09:35 from the railway/finish line and is open to all ages and abilities at a cost of £3. All finishers receive a GNR medal.

Race dateMonday 7th May 2018
Starting time9:30am
VenueMickleover Sports Club, Derby
FacilitiesMickleover Sports Club, Station Road, Mickleover, DE3 9FB. Race HQ has free car parking, changing facilities including showers, toilets and refreshments. It is also the sign-on location for collecting race numbers on the morning of the race.
Race limit300
Entry fee£18.00
PrizesTop 3 men/ladies. Top men/ladies in Vets categories
OrganiserClaire Duffin
Event websiteVisit website

Race details last updated on Monday 26th March 2018 a 4:13pm.


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