Date: Sunday 10th February 2019
Cost: From £15
Deal Tri is pleased to host the Deal Half Marathon, which takes place around the quiet rural roads through the villages of Betteshanger, Sutton, Ripple, Langdon and Martin Mill. Using an accurately measured course, the challenging route takes in the scenic Kent countryside surrounding Deal. There will be 4 water stations located at 3, 5, 7 and 10 miles, plus toilets located at miles 5 and 10.
The route will be clearly marked using large route arrows, as well as being marshalled throughout. Please note that the roads will not be closed for the event and, although they are quiet lanes, there is a chance you may meet a vehicle on the route. Due to the race taking place on open roads, headphones are banned for this event and anyone seen wearing headphones during the race will be disqualified.
The race has a cut off time of 02:50:00 and you must pass through halfway in 01:25:00.
The race headquarters will be at Betteshanger Park and there are toilets facilities available. Additional toilet facilities will be available at the registration and close to the start and finish area.
There is a fantastic list of prizes on offer, including £50 for first male and female finisher, plus Runners Retreat vouchers for the top three male and female runners. There is also a range of age category prizes and free entries for winning teams.
Junior Race – starts 10:45 after main race has left. Out and back along the cycle path, 1500m. Prize giving will be straight after the race at the finish. Age range up to 16yrs, with prizes in 2 year bands.