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Lancaster Castle Half Marathon

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Lancaster Castle Half Marathon

Lancaster Castle Half Marathon


  • Activity: Running
  • Location: Lancaster
  • Date: September each year
  • Distance: 13.1 Miles
  • Difficulty: Tough
  • Age range: 17+

The event

Explore Lancaster Castle and its spectacular grounds in this even, mostly flat half marathon. There are a few uphills and downhills, so if you’re up for a moderate challenge then this race will suit you!

By taking part on behalf of Link Ethiopia, you will help us to continue our work in changing lives through education. With the money you raise, we will continue working towards a future where no child misses out on a great education.

We will also support you with any help or resources you might need, to kick start your fundraising efforts. Feel free to get in touch with the contact form below if you have any questions.


How much does it cost to take part?

Runners affiliated with a running club pay £19 while everyone else pays £21.

What support will I receive?

Run for Link Ethiopia and we will be on hand to give you the advice and information you need to achieve your fundraising goals. You will also get a spot in our hall of fame!

When and where does the event take place?

The half marathon will take place on September 21st 2015. It will start from the Giant Axe site not far from Lancaster Castle, and is set to end in the castle itself.

What is the course like?

Most of this course is flat, however it does feature some uphills and downhills. Click here for a map of the course.

How much should I fundraise?

As entry into this competition is self-funded, there is no fundraising minimum. Just raise as much as you can and every penny you raise will go towards our great projects.
We will provide each team member with information to set up an online fundraising account, a fundraising pack, and guidance and support from our fundraising team to help you achieve your goals.

Where can I find out more?

You can find out more here

How do I sign up?

Please click here to sign up.
If you’re taking part we’d love to hear from you – you can use the contact form on this page to get in touch. Don’t forget that you can talk to us about any fundraising queries you might have.

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