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Taunton Marathon & Half Marathon

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Route description
Route description

From the Start the route is through the main streets of Taunton out into the Somerset countryside on the B3227 through Norton Fitzwarren, turning south through Oake and Bradford-on-Tone (turning left at the White Horse) then north back along Hele Road and Upcott Road to Bishops Hull. Turn left into Bishops Hull Road and left again into Netherclay Lane to Silk Mills Road. Turn left onto Silk Mills Road, around cones then back towards Heron Drive. Turn left into Heron Drive and return to the College via the rear entrance, through the campus to the Finish line at the front. Marathon runners complete the route twice. ALL FULL MARATHON RUNNERS are directed straight on when they reach the front of the College unless they indicate at the end of their first lap that they are unable to complete the full distance when, if they wish, they may finish at the half stage. Route MARSHALS are located at all major junctions and changes of direction. Please follow their instructions. Motorcycle marshals will monitor the route throughout.

How to get there

1 Castle St, Taunton TA1 4AS, UK

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For Taunton take M5 J25 from North and J26 from South. Follow A38 signs to the Start/Finish at the Bridgwater & Taunton College in Wellington Road. There is LIMITED

CAR PARKING

There is car parking for runners at the college. This is accessed from Heron Drive. Cars are left there ENTIRELY AT OWNER'S RISK. Runners' cars will NOT be able to enter or leave the campus from the Wellington Road entrance. Other car parks are within about 15 minutes walking distance. Please see plan on back page.

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Taunton Half Marathon
12:00am Sun 5th Apr 2020
Taunton Marathon
12:00am Sun 5th Apr 2020
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