Taking place on Sunday 3 July, the 2016 Halifax Marathon is going to be a great way to bring your summer to an exciting and fulfilling start.
Incorporating a full Marathon, a Half Marathon and Fun Run, plus lots of other activities at the event’s HQ, this event should definitely be on your to-do list this year!
The route: is certainly a bit different. With a single lap for Half-Marathon runners and two for the Marathon, its a hilly opening few miles before a kinder run in to the finish. It’s challenging, it’s hilly and it’s very much a taste of Halifax, with urban, upland, woodland and industrial heritage all mixed together!
The Food: Local Street vendors will be providing you with a selection of race recovery foods, perfect for celebrating your running achievements. plenty of different foods to choose from!
The Entertainment: On the well marked course you will be supported by a whole host of people, local running groups and charities etc. The fuel and drink station will have snacks & drinks ready for you as you pass by.
The Charities: Our charity partners for 2016 Overgate Hospice & TBC they will be handing you out your finishers bags containing your t-shirt + medal. www.overgatehospice.org.uk
How to Enter The Event: In order to keep this marathon special, entries are restricted to 500 for the 2016 Marathon / Half Marathon.
– Marathon £35 – Half Marathon £30.00