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Race Start Time: 09:00
Running Surface: Road
Route Undulation: Flat
Timing Method: Chip
Number Collection: -
Distance Markers: Miles
Max Number:
Race Goodies:
Race medal available
Race t-shirt purchase available
Entry On Day: No
Race Cut Off Time: TBC
Use Headphones: Bone conduction only
Race Location: Essex
Race Entry Cost: £33.00
Race Status: Race Going Ahead
Race Format: 3 Laps
Entry Cost

Unaffiliated: £33.00
Affiliated: £31.00

Where is the race?

The race is located in Saffron Walden, United Kingdom.

Can I wear headphones at the Essex ATW Half Marathon?

Bone conduction only.

Is the race still going ahead?

Race Going Ahead

Change is always possible, please contact the race organiser to confirm this at: [email protected]

What is the maximum allowed time to complete the race?

The maximum time allowed is unknown, sorry.

Race Entry Information
Essex Atw Half Marathon Race Entry

Race Description:

This is a flat and fast course on tarmac with no sharp corners. Good tree cover provides shelter from the wind. The course is traffic free and is run around the disused RAF Debden Airfield. The course is designed in the shape of an aircraft to honour the RAF.

The half marathon consists of 3 laps of the airfield, each of which is 7.03km.

The race will be held under a full UK Athletics race license.

To provide a Covid-19 safe experience the race is held in waves of runners. They will start from 9am in a time trial format with the fastest athletes going first. The start line will have a Formula 1 starting grid feel with athletes being kept socially distanced on the start line and starting in small waves.

A medal is provided to all finishers with the option of purchasing a race day t-shirt.

Location: Debden Airfield, Carver Barracks, Water Ln, Wimbish, Saffron Walden CB10 2YA

Essex Half Marathon race route map

Essex Half Marathon Route Map