The Northumberland Half Marathon 2024

Sand Dunes at Bamburgh

Run the Endurance Life Northumberland Half Marathon

Are you seeking an exhilarating and picturesque trail run for the start of the year? If so, then consider signing up for the EnduranceLife Northumberland Half Marathon 2024. This event promises an unforgettable journey along the stunning Northumberland coastline, an area renowned for its unspoiled beauty and dramatic landscapes.

Scheduled for Saturday, February 24, 2024, there are several events such as a 10K, Half Marathon, Marathon & Ultra.  The Half Marathon includes the beautiful stretch of coastline from Craster and finishing near the grandeur of Bamburgh Castle, a majestic fortress that commands breath-taking views of the North Sea. It is part of the illustrious EnduranceLife Coastal Trail Series, a collection of trail races that traverse the UK coastline.

Young happy athletic women running a marathon in nature.

Why's it So... Great?

Spanning a challenging half marathon distance of 13.1 miles (21 kilometers), this race has a Level 2 moderate terrain rating due to the sand and dunes.  The course takes you through a diverse terrain, and along the way, you’ll be treated to some of the most beautiful and awe inspiring vistas, including long sweeping sandy beaches, undulating dunes, rocky cliffs and local wildlife.  Additionally, you’ll pass by some of the region’s most iconic landmarks, including the Farne Islands and ending under the shadow of the stunning Bamburgh Castle.    

The EnduranceLife Northumberland Half Marathon welcomes participants 16 years or older. For more details about this event, there is a manual on their website and information about pricing, but for an entry fee of £47 for the half marathon, you’ll receive a tech t-shirt, a well-deserved medal and energy bar. Moreover, participants gain access to electronic timings and there are on site amenities including toilets, catering and medical support if needed.  There are also the benefits of add-ons such as parking at Bamburgh and getting a coach to the start point.   

how do your register?

To register for this exciting event, simply visit the official EnduranceLife Northumberland Trail Half Marathon website. For the latest updates and additional information, be sure to check out their dedicated Facebook page.

Don’t let this opportunity slip through your fingers. Embrace the challenge and immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of the Northumberland coast. Join the EnduranceLife community, and get ready to embark on the trail run of a lifetime. This February 24, 2024, promises to be a day filled with adventure and unforgettable memories.

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