Winchester Half Marathon

Sun 22nd Sep 2019 • by Rees Leisure
Winchester, GB

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Tickets £5–£36.99

  • Undulating
  • Mixed
  • No Finisher’s medal

From the organiser

Winchester Half Marathon is a beautiful run that starts and finishes in the centre of Winchester outside the Guildhall. The Winchester Half Marathon is a very scenic route through the idyllic setting of the countryside and takes in landmarks such as St Catherines Hill, Winchester Cathedral and King Alfred the Great.

Distances in this event

  1. Winchester Half Marathon

    Run 13.1mi
    10:00am Sun 22nd Sep 2019
    Tickets available
  2. Fun Run

    Run 1km
    10:00am Sun 22nd Sep 2019
    Tickets available
Course Maps
What’s Included
    Aid stations
    Marshals directing participants
    Baggage drop off
    Free micromesh tee-shirt, bananas, water and goodies on the day!
Course Details

The route incorporates the high street, Romsey Road and Sparsholt Road to take the runners into the heart of the Winchester countryside. Towards the end of the route, runners will pass by St Catherine’s Hill, though fortunately not up the hill! The race finishes back outside the Guildhall with a picture perfect view of King Alfred.

Raceday Logistics

Warm up: 9.30am

Line up: 9.40am

Start time: 10am


Public Transport:

Buses – There are wonderful public transport options to travel to Winchester Half. As the finish is situated in the center of the city, there are great bus routes including BLUESTAR buses and STAGECOACH buses headed towards the city center.

Train – The closest train station is Winchester with great access from the South and London – South West Trains.

Park And Ride: 

We also highly recommend using the Barfield Park and Ride if you are planning on driving to the race.

Barfield Park & Ride (SO23 9SQ) – the bus will not be in service but it’s a short walk to the start line!

Kit List

Wear your most comfortable running gear!


All spectators welcome!


Can I wear earphones or use an ipod?

Anyone who is not running for a prize is now allowed to wear headphones. This is new for this year and means that if you are not competing for a podium place then you are allowed to wear earphones. If however you are aiming to be one of the fastest runners in your event then the Race rules (UKA and BARR) do not allow the use of earphones or ipods. Please also be aware that we will have entertainment on route, so you can enjoy all Winchester has to offer!

Are there any refreshments?

There will be no refreshments in the Race Village itself  however there are many coffee shops, restaurants and hotels between the station, car parks and bus station to pick up snacks and refreshments before the race.

Where are the drinks stations?

We have four drink stations on route, these are situated at:

Mile 3.56.0, 8.511.5

Are there toilets on route?

There will be toilets at Water Station 2 on the route.


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