Thorpe Park Half Marathon

9:00am Sun 25th Feb 2018 • by RunThrough
Egham, GB
Run 13.1mi
69 reviews

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What you need to know

Join us for the 2nd year ofthe Thorpe Park Half Marathon and join thousands of runners in chasing a PB along the rural roads of Surrey. After leaving Thorpe Park at 1 mile, the course hits 12 miles of FULL ROAD CLOSURES around the beautiful ruralcountryside of Thorpe.

2018 brings a slightly revised route that omits one of the tough hills, significantly improving PB potential!

The beautiful surrounding country roads of Thorpe are fantastic for running. There will be no excuses for fast and furious times with plenty of other runners to drag you around. Charging down the rural country roads of Thorpe, the course route is well-sheltered from the wind and will no doubt lead to lots of personal bests.

Please be aware that there is a strict 3 hour pace cut off.

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Race Start at 9am at Thorpe Park

Travel

The event starts and finishes at Thorpe Park:

THORPE PARK Resort, Staines Road, Chertsey, Surrey, KT19 8PN

Wherever you’re traveling from, Thorpe Park is perfectly connected to all surrounding road networks making your trip quick and easy.

FREE Parking at Thorpe Park right by the Start/Finish line and FREE Shuttle Buses from Staines Train Station

The theme park will be closed for winter.

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PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THE THEME PARK WILL BE CLOSED FOR WINTER ON EVENT DAY
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