New to 2017, this highly anticipated event will start and finish at Thorpe Park, one of the UK’s most popular tourist attractions. After leaving the park at 1 mile, the course hits 12 miles of full road closures around the beautiful rural countryside of Thorpe.
PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THE THEME PARK WILL BE CLOSED FOR THE WINTER ON EVENT DAY
Passing over the M25 motorway and taking in the tranquility of the country lanes, this fast Half Marathon route offers a perfect chance for a chip timed, personal best.
Full road closures during the event
Beautiful country roads
Chip timed race starting at 9.00am
FREE Parking at Thorpe Park right by the Start/Finish line
THE EVENT IS A NEW FULLY ROAD CLOSED ROUTE
The beautiful surrounding country roads of Thorpe are fantastic to run around. At the Thorpe Park Half Marathon there will be no excuses for fast and furious times. With thousands of other runners to drag you around, there will be no traffic as the run will be only the second event ever to have full road closures in Surrey. Join us in making history at the inaugural Thorpe Park Half Marathon. Enter now and say you were there for the first one!
THE EVENT STARTS AND FINISHES AT THORPE PARK
Starting and finishing at one of the UK’s leading tourist attractions has it’s benefits. Wherever you are traveling from, Thorpe Park is perfectly connected to all surrounding road networks making your trip quick and easy. The park will be closed for winter.
THERE IS FREE PARKING RIGHT BY THE START/FINISH AREA!
We have thousands of available parking spaces made exclusively available for those visiting the event. At the Thorpe Park Half Marathon, there is no need for Park & Ride or a long gruelling walk to the Runners’ Village. Simply arrive at the venue and park within a minutes walk of the bag drop area!