Dorchester is the county town of Dorset, England. It is situated between Poole and Bridport on the A35 trunk route. A historic market town, Dorchester is on the banks of the River Frome to the south of the Dorset Downs and north of the South Dorset Ridgeway that separates the area from Weymouth, 7 miles to the south.
ABOUT THE ROUTE
The South West county town hosts this Half Marathon, 10km and 5km running route, come and enjoy an end of season road run around Dorchester.
After successful running of the event in 2021 we have decided to return and include this event again in our running calendar.
A perfect opportunity to relax and just come and have a casual run after the years efforts, it’s not overly hilly and is an interesting run around the town hitting lots of leafy suburbs, side roads and plenty of quite roads and pavements.
Strictly limited to 500 runners.
EVENT CENTRE INCLUDES:
The event centre will include
Toilets (Portable toilets)
Hot and Cold drinks and small snacks (Fee payable)
Please bring some change, we are not sure about the mobile networks for card payments.
Half Marathon 21.1km or 13.1 Miles
10 km (6.25 Miles)
ALL ROUTES MAP LINK:
You can view a full map of all the routes by following this link.
FULL ROUTE MAP
Although the routes are comprehensively marked with route arrows on occasion people move these signs, we suggest downloading the route to a phone or navigation device just in case you need route assistance on the day.
ROUTES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.
WE ARE CONSTANTLY CHECKING THE ROUTES TO IMPROVE YOUR RIDING EXPERIENCE.
COURSE SPLITS / CUT OFFS:
There are no cut offs at this event.
We try to have a varied mixed at the feed stations, these will include: –
FEED STATION LOCATIONS:
Feed 1 : 5 km
Feed 2 : 10 km
Please note we do not supply gels and we cannot guarantee the products do not contain nuts, gluten, or wheat.
If you have specific food tolerances you will need to carry your own supplies.
SPECIFIC EVENT INFORMATION:
Registration will be from 0800 – 0945
The HALF MARATHON event will start at 1000
The 10 km event will start at 1000
There will be a small safety brief on the start line just before the race begins, if you miss the briefing, you will not be able to compete.
EACH RUNNER WILL RECIEVE:
ALL OF OUR EVENTS FEATURE:
Whether you are setting yourself a fitness target, raising money for your good cause or just coming to join the hundreds of other riders who are riding for their own goals, you know you can also ride just for fun.
(The event is limited of 500 runners over all the distances).
On entering the event you will receive a booking confirmation email.
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Further event details will be sent to your registered email address before the event.
Event updates will arrive approx. 2 weeks before an event, but everything you need to know is contained within these event pages.
Transfers, deferrals, and entrant swaps will close 1 month before the event, when the event sells out, we will operate a waiting list.
If a space becomes available, you will be invited via email to enter.
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