We return in 2019 with the BB Marathon and associated running distance events, building on the amazing time had in 2018 and now in its 4th year, our events are super relaxed and chilled affairs so we pride ourselves on no cuts offs and encouraging all abilities of runners to come and choose a distance.
The routes are on nice quiet country roads, with aid stations on route and our as always welcoming environment, we want everyone to finish the marathon who starts and if you can manage 7 hours and under then #PUSHYOURLIMITS and enter now.
How to enter the Burton Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k and 5k
- Run 42km
- Run 21km
- Run 10km
- Run 5km
Burton Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k and 5k routes
The Marathon an elusive target for most runners, but its achievable if you train for it, you will have plenty of support on route so there is no better time than now to try, its two laps of the half marathon course, so you can take as long as you need after the first lap, have a breather a coffee and then go for it.
Once you set off from the event centre the route will be marked with the use of arrow signs and marker ribbons. Arrows signs will be approx. every 300 metres on the route.so quite simply you follow these signs.
The orange signs with white arrows marked on them will direct runners in the direction they should take to complete your chosen route.
It is important you take extra care when you see these signs to ensure you follow your chosen course, they are approx. every 300-400 metres.
There are additional direction triangles used along the route Additional course directional arrows SPLIT POINTS
Course split points will be used to highlight where the route splits for the shorter distances. A orange and white ‘course split ahead’ sign will warn runners that the route will split.
EXTREME CAUTION SIGNS
Orange extreme caution signs will be used where appropriate to mark potential hazards such as, steep downhill stretches, road crossings. and. When you see these signs, you should reduce your speed and run with extra caution.
Although the route is clearly marked, you should study your map long before starting to familiarise yourself with your route.
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Burton Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k and 5k weather forecast
Light rain in the morning and afternoon.
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