Great North West Half Marathon

Great North West Half Marathon
Product Code: Events
Reward Points: 300
Availability: 2160
Entry Price: £20.00
Use your Reward Points. Reward Points required to enter this race: 1500

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Sunday 22nd February 2015....
starting at 11.00am from Blackpool Hilton Hotel, North Promenade, Blackpool FY1 2JQ.

A fast and relatively flat course around on the coastal front of Blackpool... A great race for a PB and warm up for the VLM.
Runners World Pacing Team for 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11 Minute Miling to help with your run.


About the Run
The event is now in its 26th year, and grows in
popularity every year. The event attracts over
1650 competitors of all ages and experience
and is a great spectator course for the family.

Run for Charity
Raising money for charity is a big part of the
Fylde Coast Running experience for many
runners. You can run for any charity that may
be close to your heart. Contact them directly
and ask for sponsor forms. They will give you
all the help and assistance you need for
raising sponsorship money.

Entry into the event is open to everyone of all
abilities as long as you are aged over 17 on
the day of the race. Online entry is the quickest
method and we do not charge a transaction or
handling fee for debit/credit cards. Alternatively
you can always enter the old fashioned way
and download an entry form (link below) and

send a cheque by snail mail.

The entry fee is £20 for UKA/ARC Club Members
and £22 if you do not run for a club. There may be
entries available on the day (dont risk it though),
and these will be charged £5 extra.

Remember, there is NO FEE for using your
credit/debit card when entering online on this site.

Race numbers and timing chips are to be
collected at the Race Venue on Race Day from


Race HQ
The event headquarters is at the Hilton Hotel on
Blackpool's North Promenade. There is a car park
onsite, but does fill up quickly. There is an
additional car park just North of the hotel at Gynn
Square and plenty of car parks in the town, only
1 Mile away.

At race HQ you will find the registration desks
where you can collect your race numbers and
timing tag. There are also plenty of toilets,
baggage storage, cafe, changing within the
leisure centre and presentation after the event.






UK Athletics
This event holds a UKA Licence for road races
abides by the current rules of competition. An
Event Adjudicator is appointed to oversee the
operation on the day and to ensure the highest
of standards are met.

Course Accuracy
The event holds a valid Course Accuracy Certificate
denoting the exact half marathon distance and

correct placement of the mile markers on the route.
For more information CLICK HERE.

Awards & Prizes
All runners receive a commemorative medal at
the finish line, along with drinks and snacks
to help you recover from your run. Individual
race winners are awarded prizes in the following
First 3 Male winners in the race
First 3 Lady winners in the race
First Male Veteran over 40/45/50/55/60+
First Lady Veteran over 35/40/45/50/55+


Aid Stations and First Aid
The race water stations are located at approx.
3, 6 and 9.5 miles on the course. Bottled water
is handed out to all runners.

We also have Paramedics
and EMT's on the course ready to help if you
need them. Just alert a marshal should you
need assistance, they all have direct
communication with the medics who will be
there in a jiffy!

Provisional results will be available on the day,
after the race. Final results will be
published online on the evening of the race
here at









Register when checking out, and receive Reward Points for this event.
Collect and use reward points to enter future events with us at Fylde Coast Running. Its just another way to save on running, and a little thank you from us...

REWARDS - What you get
100 Points for a 10k Event
200 Points for a 10 Mile Event
300 Points for a Half Marathon Event
300 Points for a Marathon Event

REDEMPTION - when can you use your Reward Points
1000 Points when entering a 10k Event
1200 Points when entering a 10 Mile Event
1500 Points when entering a Half Marathon Event
2000 Points when entering a Marathon

You can view your Reward Points at any time in the 'Your Account' section.



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