The "Other" Run

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The "Other" Run
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This race is perfect for anyone who was unable to get entry for the London Marathon. Choose between a Marathon, Half, 10k or 5k and put your winter training to the test. This road route is officially measured and mildly undulating meaning you can shoot for a good for age time!
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5k, 10k, Half Marathon, and 2 more
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Calendar
Sun, 21 Apr 2024
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Bury Saint Edmunds, United Kingdom
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Where and when
Location
Suffolk Running Centre, Church Rd, Bury Saint Edmunds IP29, UK, UK
Start times
Sunday, 21 Apr 2024
5k: 9:00 am10k: 9:00 amHalf Marathon: 9:00 amMarathon: 9:00 amUltramarathon: 9:00 am
Event summary
Here are the distances available for The "Other" Run
5k
Distance
5km
£20.50 - £22.50
10k
Distance
10km
£22.50 - £24.50
Half Marathon
Distance
13.1mi
£24 - £29.50
Marathon
Distance
26.2mi
£30 - £35
Route information
Terrain: Road
This lapped route will be 1 loop for the Half Marathon using the Windmill Route and 1 loop for the Marathon using the Kirtling Marathon measured route. Starting and finishing at Suffolk Running Centre. The Kirtling Route which is an officially measured courseExternalLink meaning you can shoot for a PB for your Marathon.
Whether you are looking to run your 1st event or your 50th, the brilliant Zig Zag Running team will cheer you all the way around. This event is ideal for those looking to achieve marathon distance.
At each 10k point there will be an aid station stocked full of cold drinks and nibbles.
What's included
  • Medal(Lucky-Dip or Event Medal)
  • Coffee and Cake for all finishers
  • Event marshals
  • Water/aid stations
  • Chip-timed results
  • Showers (available after your race)
  • Massage therapists (available at a small charge)
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How to get there
Suffolk Running Centre, Church Rd, Bury Saint Edmunds IP29, UK, UK
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Parking
Parking is available at the venue and is included in your entry.
Event day logistics
09:00 Run starts
16:00 Event ends
Waves
There will be once mass start at this event, at 9am
Race Packs
Race bibs will be collected on the day from registration.
Age Restrictions
All entrants must be 18 and older to enter the event.
Lucky Dip Medal
The lucky dip medal gives runners a chance of receiving a previous Zig Zag Events medal for a slightly reduced cost. This can be chosen when registering and ensures a little surprise on event day.
Water/Aid Station
There will be a water/aid station at Race HQ, and some others dotted along the route.
Cupless Event
Please note the event has gone cupless, so please bring your own water bottle to the event.
FAQs
Will there be a bag drop at The "Other" Run?
There will be a space for you to leave your bags and belongings, however they are left at your own risk and should not contain valuables. It is advised by the organiser to leave your belongings in your car, keeping valuables out of sight.
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Is there a cut-off time at The 'Other' Run?
Yes, there is a 7 hour cut off
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Reviews
4.8
22 reviews
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