Chirk Castle Half Marathon


The Chirk Castle Half Marathon is new for 2015.

A Magnificent & Medieval Half Marathon taking place in the beautiful grounds of Chirk Castle, 

The race sees you starting from the castle portcullis and taking you around the grounds in to wooded areas, then it takes you through the village of Chirk and back to the castle grounds, finishing where you started in front of the castle.

The profile of this race is undulating and all on road.

The Castle kitchens will be open on the day to provide you with a feast fit for a king! or if you wish:pasta, a slice of cake, coffee and tea.

All runners will receive a quality bespoke medal and Tshirt.

Entry Fees: Affiliated £23, Unaffiliated £25
Entry fee now includes vat.

Deadline for names on number bibs is 3 weeks before race day.

*Race starts at 10am
Fun Run at 9:15am (approx 1mile)*

Race HQ is open from 8am for any enquiries:
All race numbers and information will be sent by post a couple of weeks before race day, once received you just turn up on the day and run, there is no need to go to race hq

Race HQ: within the castle walls.

All other details for race day will be posted here nearer the time.

*Please note that it is NWRAC policy that headphones must not be worn during a race, RunWales do not encourage participants to wear them whilst taking part.

Welsh Athletics Ltd.
Cardiff International Sports Stadium
Leckwith Road
Cardiff. CF11 8AZ.

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