Nottingham Christmas Marathon, Half, 5k &1 Mile Fun Run

Sat 1st Dec 2018 • by Time2Run Events
Holme Pierrepont, Nottinghamshire, GB
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What you need to know

Join the Time2RunEvents Team for this Festive 2 Days of Running around the National Water Sports Center in Nottingham. Both Days There will be Live Music, Great Atmosphere with grandstand Finish, Open to all Abilities with a 7 Hour Cut off Marathon & 4 Hour Half.
You must be 12 years and over for the 5k and 17 years & Over For The Half & 18 Years & Over For Full Marathon.

Distances in this event

  1. Marathon

    Run 26.21mi
    10:00am Sat 1st Dec 2018
    Tickets available
  2. Half Marathon

    Run 13.1mi
    11:00am Sun 2nd Dec 2018
    Tickets available
  3. 5k

    Run 5km
    10:00am Sun 2nd Dec 2018
    Tickets available
  4. 1 Mile Fun Run

    Run 1mi
    9:00am Sun 2nd Dec 2018
    Tickets available
Course Maps
Course Details
  • The Course is Flat Tarmac Traffic Free Road and Fully Signposted & Marshalled (Please give way to any Pedestrians around the Lake).
  • Marathon & Half Marathon Lap Route Important Information. At the Grandstand left Lane is Lap Counter , Right Lane is Finish Only!
  • Please allow Faster Runners to Pass on your Left Side ( the Route is Mainly 4 meters Wide Road, plenty for Overtaking) All races Run in a Anti Clockwise Direction around the Lake.
  • 1 mile Fun Run is an out and Back from the Finish Line 0 Laps! 9am Start!
  • 5k is 200 mtr plus 1 Full Lap of the Lake (only go through lap lane once)
  • Half Marathon is 1.4 Mile 1/2 Lap Followed by 4 Full Laps of the Lake (Go through Lap Lane x 4 Last Lap Finish)
  • Marathon is 2.8 Mile Par lap followed by 8 Full Laps of the Lake (Go Through Lap Lane x 8 last lap finish)
  • All Starts will be Clearly Signposted from Race HQ, Half Marathon Runners are Advised to Collect
    Chip Number on the Saturday so They can go Directly to the Start Line on the Sunday.
  • Full Marathon Runners have a Short Walk (400mtr) Anti Clockwise from Race HQ to the Start
  • 5k Runners have a Short Walk (200 mtrs) Clockwise to the Start.
  • 1 Mile Fun Runners Start Outside Race HQ Granstand at The Finish Line area.


Raceday Logistics

The Chip Bib will Beep Everytime you go through the Lap Route and will be logged as 1 Lap Completed. If you Forget how many Laps you have done a scrolling TV Screen will be placed in the Lap Lane (please be aware you will have to stop to view the screen). Alternitive is to Collect a Band each time you go through the Lap Section (this is optional). Bands are placed in Buckets at the end of the Lap Lane for you to Collect.


Event Car Parking is available at Only £3 per Vehicle. Car Park Marshals will Guide you into the Event Car Parks and Give you a Band Day Pass. All car Parks have a Short walk to Race HQ please Follow the arrowed Signs “Registration”


The Feed Station is Located every 3 Miles Near the Lap Lane. It has a Long Line of Tables Followed by Rubbish Bins-please ensure all Rubbish is thrown in the Bins Provided! The Feeder will have –

1. Gel Station with High 5 Various Flavours Caffeine/Non Caffeine Energy Gels

2. High 5 Citrus Electrolyte Drinks

3. Water in Cups and Bottled Water

4. Sweets and Mixture of Cake.


  • Toilets located in the main Building & at Registration.
  • In Addition Portable Toilets will be placed at Race HQ and around the Course.

Bag Drop:

  • We advise all runners to keep bags and personal belongings in Secure Vehicles or with them.
    If you wish to place a bag in the Bag Drop this will be located on the course near Race HQ. Please Label your Bag with your Race Number and place it yourself under the Shelter (Do not leave bags in Race HQ).
  • We will not be responsible for any missing Baggage.
  • You can also place your own drinks on the feed station!
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