The J’s Hospice ‘Chelmsford Marathon’ returns for its fourth year in 2017 to raise funds for young adult’s hospice care.
Using a virtually flat route with some undulations this accurately measured single lap course starts outside Shire Hall in Chelmsford City Centre and takes runners along the high street and through to Chelmer village and then on to Writtle College and the villages of Roxwell and Willingale before finishing in Central Park.
The race is looking to attract runners of all abilities, from experienced athletes to those new to marathon running.
The race village will have toilets, baggage store, refreshments, trade stands and family friendly entertainment.
Trophies for 1st, 2nd & 3rd Male and Female; 1st in age categories from Vet 1 to Vet 8; 1st Male & Female affiliated team (3 to count).
The race includes a large selection of water and aid stations located at 8 points around the course.
There will also be selected pacers on the course.
Affiliated Runners- £40
Unaffiliated Runners- £42
Entry fee includes: bespoke medal, goody bag, refreshments on route and chip timing.
Sign up - https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-chelmsford-marathon-2017-tickets-31594099803