Kirkbride Half Marathon

SUNDAY NOVEMBER 1st 2020

Start 800mtrs from The White Heather Hotel

Finish – The White Heather Hotel

Old Airfield, Kirkbride, Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 5HW

Ample Parking – Visit Website – HERE

Click on the logo below to enter

UKA Members £26.00, Non UKA Member’s £28.00

Online entries close on October 29th 2020 or sooner if the event is FULL

NO WAITING LISTS WILL BE APPLIED WHEN EVENTS ARE FULL

 Day entries will be taken if the event is not full Cost £3.00 Extra

Flat course with a few small hills only 73mtrs of gain

Course – HERE

Start times – Runners can start between 10:00 & 10:45 runners will start in maximum groups of 6 and at a minimum gap of 30secs.

Face coverings must be worn when entering the building to register (masks are not supplied).

Please only arrive at registration when you are ready to run. Please bear in mind that if the weather is inclement, you will not be able to shelter inside the  registration area. Registration will be open from 09:30 to 10:40. Register and go straight to the start ready to run. At registration you will be issued a pack with Race Number & Timing Chip.

Please vacate the finish line area as soon as you have recovered and collected your medal. The White Heather Hotel ground has adequate open area to allow runners etc to follow Government social distancing guidelines. Please make sure these guidelines are followed at all times. Apologies that the guidelines restrict the social aspect of the event that we normally encourage and promote. Your safety is our priority. 

Spectators are not allowed in the registration area or at the start and finish areas

Please make sure social distancing guidelines are strictly adhered to

Race Information

Date/Time – Sunday 1st November 2020

Start – 10:00

Race License – (TBC)

Location – White Heather Hotel, Old Airfield, Kirkbride, Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 5HW

Facilities – Toilets for both male/female are available. Parking is available onsite.

A baggage lay down area will be available. Light refreshment such as tea, coffee etc. will also be available supplied by the hotel at a small charge.

Race Numbers & Race day information – Race numbers, Race Chips etc. will be issued at race registration. If any updates are required to the race information they will appear on this page as well as the Sport in Action home page.

Registration – 9:30 – 10:40

Course – The route starts and finishes close to The White Heather Hotel. This course is best described as flat with a few small hills with a good opportunity for anyone looking for a PB. The roads are quiet country roads and very flat with a few small hills. The course takes you one big loop through Kirkbride, Newton Arlosh and Lessonhall then taking a left back towards Kirkbride and the finish.

Athletes are requested to follow the race director’s instructions and be aware of the dangers of cars and cyclist. See links for map of routes:

Route MapHERE

Risk Assessment – A full course risk assessment will be on display at the event HQ on race day together with maps of the route, the race permit and the measurement certificate in accordance with UKA rules (Permit No TBA).

Water Stations – The Water stations will be positioned at 3.3, 7, & 10.1 Miles. Water, coke & electrolyte will be supplied in cups.

Race Safety Briefing – NO race briefing will take place.

Prize presentation – The Prizes for the 1st 2nd & 3rd Male & Female finishers will take place approximately 20mins after the 3rd Male or Female competitor has finished. The remaining prizes will be presented shortly after the last prize winner crosses the line.

Prizes – 1st, 2nd & 3rd Male & Female. Age Groups – These prizes will be awarded as follows Male or Female age groups with less than 15 competitors 1st Place only, Male or Female age groups with 15 or more competitors 1st & 2nd place and Male or Female age groups with 25 or competitors 1st, 2nd & 3rd prizes will be awarded.

Any age grouper that finishes in an overall prize position (1st, 2nd or 3rd Male or Female) will receive the overall prize. That age group prize will then roll down to the next person in that age category. The third place prize will not be less than the age group winner.

Any queries contact – events@sportinaction.co.uk