All races which take place in the South West of England, UK are listed within this category. The South West region of England includes the following counties: Cornwall, Devon, Somerset, Dorset, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire.

South West Races on a Map

Swindon parkrun @ Swindon every Saturday at 9am

Take part in the Swindon parkrun @ Swindon every Saturday at 9am!

parkruns are always raced over 5 kilometers (5K) and take place weekly, on Saturday mornings, at 9am.

It is completely free to take part in a parkrun event, though you must visit the parkrun website and register prior to taking part.

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Forest of Dean parkrun @ Forest of Dean every Saturday at 9am

Take part in the Forest of Dean parkrun @ Forest of Dean every Saturday at 9am!

parkruns are always raced over 5 kilometers (5K) and take place weekly, on Saturday mornings, at 9am.

It is completely free to take part in a parkrun event, though you must visit the parkrun website and register prior to […]

Forest of Dean Spring Trails Half Marathon @ Speech House, Nr. Cinderford, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom on 30 March 2013

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Single lap of completely traffic free course, mainly on wide hard cycleways with some running on tarmac roadways and a little on softer forest paths.

Running from the historic Speech House in a circuit through the beautiful Forest of Dean.

Well regarded event, fully marshalled by friendly volunteers, chip timed.

Large free car park at […]

Wellington Ten @ Wellington Rugby Club, Wellington, Somerset, United Kingdom on 13 July 2013

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An undulating route through quiet pretty country lanes in Somerset. There is a choice of 10k or 10 mile runs

The Wiltshire Scramble @ Spirthill Trail, Calne, Wiltshire, United Kingdom on 22 March 2014

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The Wiltshire Scramble Distances; 12 mile off road running route – start at 09:00am. Part of the Wiltshire Off Road Race League. 13 km off road running route – start at 09:08am. 6 km off road running route – start at 09:16am. 1.5km Wiltshire Junior Race League – click here. Wiltshire Off-Road Race League

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Cotswolds 3/4 Distance Triathlon @ Lake 62, Ashton Keynes, Wiltshire, United Kingdom on 19 July 2014

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The swim will take place in the beautiful lakes of the Cotswolds. The event will be a deep water start with waves of swimmers grouped into each wave. Once completing the swim, you will prepare for the cycle stage around the Cotswolds taking in some fantastic scenary. The cycle course is fairly flat with a […]

Fovant Lung Buster @ Ansty Farm Shop, Salisbury, Wiltshire, United Kingdom on 20 July 2014

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A 15 mile trail run covering some of the most scenic terrain on the West Wiltshire Downs. Not only does the trail incorporate some deceptively steep hills, but it also takes runners right through the heart of the famous Fovant World War One Badges and an Iron Age Hill Fort. Finishers will leave with a […]

Big Fun Run 5k Bournemouth @ Boscombe Pier, Bournemouth, Dorset, United Kingdom on 26 July 2014

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The Big Fun Runs are 5km untimed runs staged within scenic settings. The Big Fun Run series is strictly for FUN where it’s all about relaxed exercise. No times, no pressure, no sweat – just some easy moves and lots of laughs. The runs are suitable for all the family where you can accomplish your […]

Cotswolds Standard Triathlon @ Lake 62, Ashton Keynes, Wiltshire, United Kingdom on 02 August 2014

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The swim will take place in the beautiful lakes of the Cotswolds. The event will be a deep water start with swimmers taking part in the same wave. Once completing the swim, you will prepare for the cycle stage for a two lap course around the Cotswolds taking in some fantastic scenary. The cycle course […]

Womens Running 10k Series – Bristol @ Bristol, United Kingdom on 02 August 2014

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A chance for all runners to go off-road on our one and only trail run in the 2104 Series. Superbly well attended in 2013, we return to the beautiful Blaise Castle venue, a magnificent 650 acre Grade II registered parkland including children’s play area, museum and castle. A venue that was immortalised by being described […]

Cotswolds Standard Triathlon @ Lake 62, Ashton Keynes, Wiltshire, United Kingdom on 03 August 2014

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The swim will take place in the beautiful lakes of the Cotswolds. The event will be a deep water start with swimmers taking part in the same wave. Once completing the swim, you will prepare for the cycle stage for a two lap course around the Cotswolds taking in some fantastic scenary. The cycle course […]

Run Winchcombe @ Sudeley Castle, Winchcombe, Gloucester, United Kingdom on 24 August 2014

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10k multi-terrain route climbs over 650 feet to the Neolithic long barrow Belas Knap with spectacular views. Age 15 and over. There is also a 5k fun run (11 and over) and a Kids 1k for 10 and under A nice friendly event starting and finishing in the beautiful grounds of Sudeley Castle.

SUBWAY Helping Hearts™ Family 5K Bristol @ Durdham Downs, Bristol, United Kingdom on 24 August 2014

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The 2014 SUBWAY Helping Hearts™ Family 5K Series is open to all ages and abilities. Whether you choose to run, walk or even push the buggy around the course we’d love it if you could get involved and help us raise money for Heart Research UK along the way.

At each event there will be […]

Boconnoc Running Festival @ Boconnoc Country House, Lostwithiel, Cornwall, United Kingdom on 31 August 2014

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Boconnoc Park contains a deer park, lake, woodlands and the 18th century Boconnoc House. Join Votwo for this inaugural event in Lostwithiel, Cornwall.

5k, 10k, Half Marathon and Family Fun mile.

Kamikaze “The Banzi charge” @ Mapperton Farm Bridport, Dorset, United Kingdom on 07 September 2014

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The race will see hundreds of crazy runners literary throw themselves against hills, bogs, rivers and obstacles. Many entrants complete the adventure run for charity and others do it for reasons best know only to themselves!

Mapperton Farm offers the crazy Kamikaze runner incredible gradient related challenges to overcome. The spurs and valleys of this […]

Cheltenham Half Marathon @ Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom on 07 September 2014

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A single lap course, along broad tree-lined avenues and featuring a lap of the majestic Cheltenham racecourse. This is a half marathon designed to show-off Cheltenham, taking you on an intimate tour on traffic-free roads, through the heart of this stunning regency town.

Course highlights!

Starting alongside the beautiful Pittville Park, you will head to […]

Bridgwater Half Marathon @ Morganians Rugby Club, Bridgwater, Somerset, United Kingdom on 07 September 2014

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Bridgwater Half Marathon is in it’s 3rd year and we are excited to announce chip timing to help create a more professional experience for serious runners who once again are flocking back to this popular rural scenic route. The course leaves Morganians RFC with it’s fantastic facilities to meander it’s way through the quaint villages […]

Cotswolds End Of Season Standard Triathlon @ Lake 62, Ashton Keynes, Wiltshire, United Kingdom on 21 September 2014

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The swim will take place in the beautiful lakes of the Cotswolds. The event will be a deep water start with swimmers taking part in the same wave. Once completing the swim, you will prepare for the cycle stage for a two lap course around the Cotswolds taking in some fantastic scenary. The cycle course […]

Battle Ready Races 0.1 Somerset @ Midsomer Norton, Somerset, United Kingdom on 21 September 2014

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10km off road run. This run has various obstacle’s along the way. The course was designed by former members of the Parachute Regiment.

Bath Two Tunnels Marathon @ Bloomfield Open Space, Bath, Avon, United Kingdom on 28 September 2014

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A truly special race that not only takes in many of Bath’s beautiful attractions but also has the longest underground sections of any running race in the UK!

Cutting right under the city of Bath, the two tunnels offer a truly unique running experience. The Somerset & Dorset Railway closed in 1966 and until […]

Bath Two Tunnels Half Marathon @ Bloomfield Open Space, Bath, Avon, United Kingdom on 28 September 2014

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A truly special race that not only takes in many of Bath’s beautiful attractions but also has the longest underground sections of any running race in the UK!

Cutting right under the city of Bath, the two tunnels offer a truly unique running experience. The Somerset & Dorset Railway closed in 1966 and until […]

Bournemouth 10k 2014 @ Lower Gardens, Bournemouth, Dorset, United Kingdom on 04 October 2014

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Bournemouth 10k 2014 @ Lower Gardens, Bournemouth, Dorset, United Kingdom on 04 October 2014 […]

Bournemouth 5k 2014 @ Lower Gardens, Bournemouth, Dorset, United Kingdom on 04 October 2014

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Bournemouth 5k 2014 @ Lower Gardens, Bournemouth, Dorset, United Kingdom on 04 October 2014 […]

Bournemouth Marathon 2014 @ Kings Park Drive, Bournemouth, Dorset, United Kingdom on 05 October 2014

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Bournemouth Marathon 2014 @ Kings Park Drive, Bournemouth, Dorset, United Kingdom on 05 July 2014 […]

Bournemouth Half Marathon 2014 @ Kings Park Drive, Bournemouth, Dorset, United Kingdom on 05 October 2014

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Bournemouth Half Marathon 2014 @ Kings Park Drive, Bournemouth, Dorset, United Kingdom on 05 October 2014 […]

Clarendon Marathon, Half Marathon and Relay @ Wyvern School, Laverstock, Salisbury, Wiltshire, United Kingdom on 05 October 2014

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If you are looking for a marathon which is off road, picturesque and challenging then running the Clarendon is the ultimate. Our route takes you from Salisbury to Winchester along the ancient Clarendon Way with a few extra turns here and there to make up a full 26.2 miles. More than 90% is off road, […]

Bournemouth Marathon @ Kings Park Drive, Bournemouth, Dorset, United Kingdom on 05 October 2014

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running as it should be. beautiful coastal views, a chance to run the boscombe and bournemouth piers and a spectacular finish.

Dyrham Park 10km @ Dyrham Park, Dyrham, Avon, United Kingdom on 05 October 2014

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Relish Running is going back to where is all began with a great 10km race in beautiful surroundings at the National Trust estate at Dyrham Park (less than 10 miles North of Bath and Bristol). Runners will enjoy running through the park alongside the 200 deer that reside there, take in great views from the […]

The Delicious Drake’s Trail @ Buckland Abbey, Near Plymouth, Devon, United Kingdom on 05 October 2014

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An imaginative new event showcasing West Devon’s spectacular scenery and outstanding local food and drink in aid of CHICKS charity. The Delicious Drake’s Trail is described as ‘a food festival on the run’ guiding food-loving trail runners on a gastronomic tour of the western fringes of Dartmoor between Yelverton and Tavistock. Starting at Buckland Abbey, […]

The Delicious Drake’s Trail @ Buckland Abbey, Near Plymouth, Devon, United Kingdom on 05 October 2014

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An imaginative new event showcasing West Devon’s spectacular scenery and outstanding local food and drink in aid of CHICKS charity. The Delicious Drake’s Trail is described as ‘a food festival on the run’ guiding food-loving trail runners on a gastronomic tour of the western fringes of Dartmoor between Yelverton and Tavistock. Starting at Buckland Abbey, […]

Bowood House Super Sprint Duathlon @ Bowood House, Calne, Wiltshire, United Kingdom on 06 October 2014

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The run will take a picturesque route around the estate, taking in stunning scenery of Bowood Lake, The Cascade Waterfall and The Doric Temple. Transition will be located on the finely manicured lawns and under the shadows of Bowood House. Racking will be numbered according to waves. The cycle route will take you into the […]

Bowood House Sprint Duathlon @ Bowood House, Calne, Wiltshire, United Kingdom on 06 October 2014

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The run will take a picturesque two lap route around the estate, taking in stunning scenery of Bowood Lake, The Cascade Waterfall and The Doric Temple. Transition will be located on the finely manicured lawns and under the shadows of Bowood House. Racking will be numbered according to waves. The cycle route will take you […]

Gurkha Run @ Salisbury Plain, Tidworth, Wiltshire, United Kingdom on 11 October 2014

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Test yourself against the best across the Army’s premier training area, Salisbury Plain. Be prepared for the best (worst) that the land has to offer including some serious hills, waist high water and then the Gurkha fitness station!

Race over a classic 10k distance – it’ll feel much longer – or if up to it, […]

Gurkha Run 10k @ Salisbury Plain, Tidworth, Wiltshire, United Kingdom on 11 October 2014

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Race the Gurkhas, wade, carry, crawl, climb, workout, doku run, curry, beers, rave reviews – The Gurkha Run is back!

Test yourself against the best across the Army’s premier training area, Salisbury Plain. Be prepared for the best (worst) that the land has to offer including some serious hills, waist high water and then the […]

Chalke Valley Challenge @ Chalke Valley Sports Centre, Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, United Kingdom on 12 October 2014

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10K race and 3K fun run in the Chalke Valley, starting and finishing at the Chalke Valley Sports Centre. Friendly atomsphere, food available all morning and a warm up at 10.15am. Register on the day or in advance because it is cheaper.

Devizes Half Marathon @ The Green, Devizes, Wiltshire, United Kingdom on 19 October 2014

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2014 Race League The Devizes Half Marathon is part of the 2014 Wiltshire Race League. This event is race number 11.

Event Format The run will start on Church Walk, next to The Green. The route will go down Nursteed Road and head towards Monument Hill before looping off into the surrounding villages. There will […]

Exeters Great West Run, sponsored by Tozers @ Exeter City Centre, Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom on 19 October 2014

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Exeter’s Great West Run sponsored by Tozers, takes an exciting route through the heart of Exeter. This run has it all; the energy of a city centre road race, combined with pretty country lanes and stunning views across Exeter. Set your Autumn challenge, register today!

Clock Change Challenge – Autumn @ Calne Leisure Centre, Calne, Wiltshire, United Kingdom on 26 October 2014

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Mens Course Record 32:16 by Simon Nott (March 2013) Womens Course Record 37:15 by Amy Chalk (October 2011)

This 10km accurately measured road race is suitable for runners aged 15 and over, together with a 1.5km fun run which is suitable for all ages. This course is capable of producing your personal best, fast and […]

Herepath Half @ Thurlbear School, Thurlbear, Somerset, United Kingdom on 26 October 2014

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The Herepath Half is a multi-terrain running race in rural Somerset. The route generally follows the circular Staple Fitzpaine Herepath Trail in the Blackdown Hills and is approximately 13.7 miles long. The trail reaches the highest point in the Blackdowns with fabulous views. See the event website for more details.

Plymouth 10k @ Princess Street, Plymouth, Devon, United Kingdom on 02 November 2014

The Plymouth 10k is the largest 10k road race in Devon and Cornwall sponsored by Mansbridge & Balment. Brought to you by the organisers of Plymouth’s Half Marathon, it is a fast, relatively flat, traffic-free road race that takes an out and back route through the city centre.

Bath Skyline (Race 1 of 4) @ University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath, Avon, United Kingdom on 16 November 2014

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We have another very special series of INTERLOCKING MEDALS to collect over our 4 event winter race series!

Collect the interlocking medals by completing any 3 of the events for a very special and unique medal collection. Enter all 4 events for the price of 3!

The Bath Skyline is a magnificent 6 mile route […]

AVR Wiltshire Half Marathon @ Station Yard, Edington, Wiltshire, United Kingdom on 30 November 2014

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The route is along picturesque quiet country roads passing through villages such as Great Hinton, Edington and Steeple Ashton in Wiltshire

Stover 5km Charity Run @ Stover School, Newton Abbot, Devon, United Kingdom on 07 February 2015

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This is a family friendly cross-county race around the grounds of Stover School. There is a 5km race for adults (14+) as well as shorter distance races for children ages 6-7, 8-9, 10-11 and 12-13.

Devizes Half Marathon @ The Green, Devizes, Wiltshire, United Kingdom on 08 March 2015

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The run will start on Church Walk, next to The Green. The route will go down Nursteed Road and head towards Monument Hill before looping off into the surrounding villages. There will be a mid way timing point and first aid station on the course. The finish […]

Exter City 10km @ Duckes Meadow Park & Riverside Valley Park, Salmon Pool Lane, Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom on 12 March 2015

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2 lap course around riverside parks. Medals and t-shirts for all finishers, and at just £13 to enter this is a great value event not to be missed!

Battle Ready Races 0.2 @ Somerset, Midsomer Norton, Somerset, United Kingdom on 29 March 2015

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10km or 20km obstacle run with dry, wet and new urban assault course to test your spirit and robustness.

The course is designed by former members of the Armed Forces to ensure you enjoy the experience to its maximum potential. NEXT EVENT: 29/03/2015. SIGN UP TODAY!

GOLD MEDAL for winners. All competitors get a Battle […]

Taunton 10km @ Taunton Racecourse, Orchard Portman, Taunton, Somerset, United Kingdom on 29 March 2015

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4 lap PB potential course starting and finishing at Taunton Racecourse. Medals and t-shirts for all finishers! All for £13, makes this a great value race.

Battle Ready Races 0.2 @ Somerset Midsomer Norton, Midsomer Norton, Somerset, United Kingdom on 29 March 2015

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10km or 20km obstacle race in Somerset, run as a Team or Individual.

Race consists of tracks,roads,wet/dry/urban assaults. Competitors get medal and water bottle for competing.

Plymouth’s Half Marathon @ The Hoe, Plymouth, Devon, United Kingdom on 19 April 2015

Plymouth’s Half Marathon, is a stunning and varied run; coastal views, charming harbour, the beautiful National Trust grounds of Saltram Park as well as the iconic Plymouth Hoe where Sir Francis Drake played bowls! This is a much celebrated traffic-free road race, which takes in all that is great about Plymouth and sees runners returning […]

Hope24 @ Newnham Park, Plympton, Devon, United Kingdom on 09 May 2015

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A charity endurance event held in Plymouth. Open for individuals or teams of 2, 3, 5 or 8 on a five mile trail course. All proceeds split between Hope for Children and The Fire Fighters Charity. Free camping from Friday with on-site caterers, massage and technical tees and medals for all.

Cotswolds Standard Triathlon @ Lake 62, Ashton Keynes, Wiltshire, United Kingdom on 02 August 2015

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The swim will take place in the beautiful lakes of the Cotswolds. The event will be a deep-water start with swimmers taking part in the seeded waves. Once completing the swim, you will prepare for the cycle stage for a two-lap course around the Cotswolds taking in some fantastic scenery. The cycle course […]

The Cotswold Way Challenge 2015 @ The Cotswold hills, Chipping Campden, Gloustershire, United Kingdom on 12 September 2015

The Cotswold Way Ultra takes in 57 miles of quintessentially English Countryside, passing through rolling farmland and ancient beech woods, and taking in a rich slice of British history from Bronze Age barrows to Neolithic burial grounds and Stone Age hill forts. But don’t be fooled by the Cotswolds’ reputation for gentle contours: this route […]

Cotswolds End Of Season Standard Triathlon @ Lake 62, Ashton Keynes, Wiltshire, United Kingdom on 13 September 2015

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The swim will take place in the beautiful lakes of the Cotswolds. The event will be a deep-water start with swimmers taking part in the same wave. Once completing the swim, you will prepare for the cycle stage for a two lap course around the Cotswolds taking in some fantastic scenery. The cycle […]

Bath Skyline (Race 3 of 4) @ University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath, Avon, United Kingdom on 18 January 2015

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We have another very special series of INTERLOCKING MEDALS to collect over our 4 event winter race series!

Collect the interlocking medals by completing any 3 of the events for a very special and unique medal collection. Enter all 4 events for the price of 3!

The Bath Skyline is a magnificent 6 mile route […]

Bournemouth Marathon Festival 2015 – 5K @ Bournemouth, UK on 03 October 2015

Starting and finishing near the Bournemouth marathon festival hub in the lower gardens, this beautiful coastal route takes in the Bournemouth Pier. This race takes place at dusk with the emphasis on light around the route.

Bournemouth Marathon Festival 2015 – Full Marathon @ Bournemouth, UK on 03 October 2015

Stunning sea views, fresh crisp clean air and the very best of Bournemouth and Poole is on show as the south coast is home to an international marathon. This is the perfect natural environment for “running as it should be”. Be a part of it!

Bournemouth Marathon Festival 2015 – 10K @ Bournemouth, UK on 03 October 2015

Fast and flat the supersonic is the ultimate in 10k speed. Starting and finishing near the Bournemouth Marathon Festival hub in the lower gardens, Bournemouth, this beautiful coastal route heads towards Boscombe before turning back towards Bournemouth and going around the historical Bournemouth Pier and onto Poole on the flat and super fast beach front […]

Bournemouth Marathon Festival 2015 – Half Marathon @ Bournemouth, UK on 04 October 2015

The Bournemouth Half Marathon course follows the full marathon route, taking in both Boscombe and Bournemouth piers along this coastal route. This is running as it should be.