Great Eastern Run
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Join one of the fastest growing half marathons in the country with the Great Eastern Run. This half marathon and 5k will take place in Peterborough city centre along closed roads. Come for the incredible atmosphere and an electric city run.
Half Marathon, Wheelchair Half Marathon, and 5k Fun Run
Sun, 16 Oct 2022
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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Where and when
21 Rivergate, Peterborough PE1 1EL, UK
Sun, 16 Oct 2022
5k Fun Run:10:00am |
Half Marathon:10:30am |
Wheelchair Half Marathon:10:25am
Terrain: Closed roads
The start and finish will be located at the Embankment in Peterborough city centre.
Both the half marathon and 5k routes will be entirely in the city centre and along closed roads.
Organizer route images
- Finisher's Medal
- Closed roads
- Awesome Event Village
- Water stations
- Pre-race warm-up
- Medical support
- Post-race refreshments
How to get there
21 Rivergate, Peterborough PE1 1EL, UKGet full directions
There will be plenty of parking options in Peterborough town centre. Please take into consideration that there will be some road closures in place for this event.
Further parking information will be sent out in the participant race guide, closer to the event.
Event day logistics
07:30 Registration opens
10:00 5k Fun Run starts
10:25 Wheelchair half marathon starts
10:30 Half marathon starts
All participants must be at least 17 years old to take part in the half marathon.
The 5k Fun Run is open to those aged 4 and older. All children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Information about race packs will be communicated to participants closer to the event.
This will be a sustainable event, meaning that there will be no one-use plastic for water. Participants are asked to bring their own sustainable/ refillable bottles which they can fill up at the 2 water stations.
In-ear headphones are banned from the race. Bone conducting headphones are permitted so long as you can still hear marshal instructions clearly.
Good Running Events
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Good Running Events is a dynamic young company, that is responsible for organising and delivering a number of successful mass participation events across East Anglia and England.
This route will go right through the centre of Peterborough making it a great event for spectators to come out and support all participants.
What to bring
Participants will need to bring a reusable water bottle or cup.
Are there any age requirements for the Great Eastern Run?
Yes, participants for the half marathon must be at least 17 years old. Children as young as 4 can take part in the 5k Fun Run but children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.
Can I enter the Great Eastern Run on the day?
No, there won't be any on the day entries. Book your place early to avoid disappointment.
Can I take part in the Great Eastern Run in a day wheelchair?
Absolutely. All wheelchair athletes will start in a separate wave in the interest of participant safety.
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