Bedford Half Marathon
EARLY BIRD ENTRIES ARE OPEN!!! - only 200 available
6th September 2019
Join thousands of runners and take on 13.1 miles of traffic free, stunning Bedfordshire countryside in 2020.
Runners will be welcomed across the finish line in the beautiful Priory Country Park before celebrating in style with live music, food, entertainment and more at our unforgettable post-race party.
RESULTS SMS SERVICE
POST RACE CELEBRATIONS
2020 COURSE MAP
Full professional medical cover will be provided throughout the course
Measured and verified by Association of UK Course Measurers
TRAVEL & PARKING
Parking for the event will be limited so please allow time to get from the town centre to the start. For the best parking suggestions please click here.
The Bus Service 4 between Bedford Town Centre and Goldington, via Wendover Drive, stops close to the entrance to Priory Park. Approx travel time 10 mins.
Bedford is just 35 mins from London by train! Bedford train station is on the Midland Main Line from London St Pancras to the East Midlands. For more information call +44 (0)8457 484950 or visit the National Rail Journey Planner.
There are various options to park your bike securely and we advise local runners to avoid cars. Secure bike parking will be provided inside Priory Park.
Participants in the Bedford Half Marathon have the option to either have their race packs posted to them or they can collect it from Race Pack Collection before the race on race day
Is the course measured?
The course will be measured and verified by Association of UK Course Measurers
Is there a cut-off time?
No! All levels of ability are welcome
What is the date of the race?
Race is in the morning of Sunday 01.09.19
Where do we collect our race number from?
If you opted to collect your race pack on the day please go to the ‘Race Pack Collection’ tent located inside the event village
Is the race officially timed?
Official times will be provided by our timing company and will count for your new PB!
Is there a medal for finishers?
Where does the race start?
The race starts and finishes inside Priory Country Park, Bedford. For travel info see below
How much is the entry fee?
£29 / £31 + a booking fee
How old do I have to be to run?
17 years old or older on race day
What time does the race start?
The first wave of runners will start at 9:00am
What’s on at the festival?
See festival tab for more info