Nottingham Christmas Marathon half and 5k 1 mile 2018

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Saturday 1st December 2018

10am Start - Marathon 

Sunday 2nd December 2018

9am Start - 1 Mile

10am Start - 5K

11am Start - Half Marathon

National Water Sports Centre
Adbolton Lane
Holme Pierrepont
NG12 2LU

Nottingham Christmas Marathon half and 5k Sunday 3rd December 2017

About The Event

Join the Time2RunEvents Team for this Festive 2 Days of Running around the National Water Sports Center

in Nottingham. Both Days There will be Live Music, Great Atmosphere with grandstand Finish, Open to all Abilities with a 

7 Hour Cut off Marathon & 4 Hour Half.

You must be 12 year and over for the 5k and 17 years & Over For The Half & 18 Years & Over For Full Marathon.

Fun Run Open to All Ages.

 New for 2018

New Bespoke Medal to all Finishers (Different for Each Race)

Goody Bag to All Finishers

Free Unlimited Digi Photo Downloads.

Portable Toilets Around the Course.

Lower Car Park Fee of £3.00 Per Car 

New Prize Winning Fund

 Flat Road Lap Route Around the Lake & Accuratley Measured Course

Full UKA Permit , Course Accuracy Cert 17/466 to 17/469

No Entries on the Day!


 Results Available Here (2017)


(Results Available Once the Last Runner from the Last Race Finishes

 Results will remain Provisional for 24 Hours)

Saturday 1st December 2018

Enter the Marathon Here £36 Affiliated £38 Unaffiliated - 10:00 Start

Early Bird £32/34 Umtil 31st Dec 2017

Sunday 2nd December 2018


Enter 1 mile Christmas Fun Run £6 - 9am Start

Early Bird £4 until 31st Dec 2017

Enter the 5k Here £14 Affiliated £16 Unaffiliated - 10am Start

Early Bird £10/£12 until 31st Dec 2017

Enter the Half Marathon Here £26 Affiliated £28 unaffiliated - 11:00 Start

Early Bird £22/£24 until 31st Dec 2017

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Course Records (Gun Time)

1 Mile

Male - Will Inman - 4Life Tri  & Zach Thompson Mansfield Harriers - 06min 33secs

Female - Isabella Payne 07min 44secs

5 k

Male - Charlie Rodgers 16min 56secs

Female - Freya Radford 20min 47 Secs

Half Marathon

Male - Martin Green - North Wales Road Runners 1 Hour 14Mins 6sec

Female - Emily Foran - Sleaford Striders 1 Hour 27Mins 12sec


Male - Jonathan Kettle - North Wales Road Runners 2 Hour 44 Mins 11sec

Female - Sonka Reimers - Beeston AC - 3 Hour 03Mins 5sec

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Will Take Place in the Main Building of the Water Sports Center
(Regatta View Conference Room) and will be Signposted from Car Parks.

Saturday Registration 7am to 5pm (Reccommended for Half Runners)

Sunday Registration 7am to 10:30am

Chip Bib Collection & Instructions

Please collect your Bib Chip & Safety Pins at Registration on

The chip will have your name displayed on the Front of the Bib (Please Check it is Correct)

Please complete the Reverse of the bib with Emergency Contact & Any Medical Conditions.

Do not take the 2 Chips off the Back of the Number these need to remain on the bib to get a Time.

If you Collect your Bib on Saturday you can go Straight to the Start Line.

Yellow Band Bibs = Fun Run

White Band Bibs = 5k Numbers

Blue Band Bibs = Half Marathon Numbers

Red Band Numbers = Marathon Numbers 

Registration will have a Help Desk if you have any Problems!

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The Race is Run Under UKA Rules, Anyone Found Running Under Somebody elses Name will be Disqualified

Car Parking & Directions

Event Car Parking is available at Only £3 per Vehicle (Subsidiesed by Time2RunEvents)

 and is Managed by NWSC and not Time2RunEvents

Car Park Marshals will Guide you into the Event Car Parks and Give you a Band Day Pass

All car Parks have a Short walk to Race HQ please Follow the arrowed  Signs  "Registration" chip timing hire at its best

As you Get Close to the Venue these Arrowed logo Signs will be Displayed for you to Follow into the Car Parks.

Please Click on the Map for Directions 

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The Route

The Course is Flat Tarmac Traffic Free Road and Fully Signposted & Marshalled

(Please give way to any Pedestrians around the Lake)

Marathon & Half Marathon Lap Route Important Information

Please allow Faster Runners to Pass on your Left Side

( the Route is Mainly 4 meters Wide Road, plenty for Overtaking)

All races Run in a Anti Clockwise Direction around the Lake

(These Signs will be Dispalyed around the Lap Route)

Nottigham Christmas Marathon Lap Rules

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All Races Finish at the Same Place near Race HQ & at the Granstand (Pictured Above)

Lap Information for Marathon & Half Marathon

At the Grandstand left Lane is Lap Counter , Right Lane is Finish Only!

(These sign will be dispalayed at the Lap/Finish Lanes)

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The Chip Bib will Beep Everytime you go through the Lap Route and will be logged as 1 Lap Completed

If you Forget how many Laps you have done a scrolling TV Screen will be placed in the Lap Lane

(please be aware you will have to stop to view the screen)

Alternitive is to Collect a Band each time you go through the Lap Section (this is optional)

Bands are placed in Buckets at the end of the Lap Lane for you to Collect.

How Many Laps?

1 mile Fun Run is an out and Back from the Finish Line 0 Laps! 9am Start!

5k is 200 mtr plus 1 Full Lap of the Lake (only go through lap lane once)

Half Marathon is 1.4 Mile 1/2 Lap Followed by 4 Full Laps of the Lake (Go through Lap Lane x 4 Last Lap Finish)

Marathon is 2.8 Mile Par lap followed by 8 Full Laps of the Lake (Go Through Lap Lane x 8 last lap finish)

Getting to The Start Line

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Please Walk Anti-Clockwise around the Lake to the Start of the Mararthon & Half

The Half Mararthon Runners

Will need to Leave Race HQ Before 9:45 am to Get to the Start Line

All Starts will be Clearly Signposted from Race HQ, Half Marathon Runners are Advised to Collect 

Chip Number on the Saturday so They can go Directly to the Start Line on the Sunday.

Full Marathon Runners have a Short Walk (400mtra) Anti Clockwise from Race HQ to the Start

5k Runners have a Short Walk (200 mtrs) Clockwise to the Start.

1 Mile Fun Runners Start Outside Race HQ Granstand at The Finish Line area.

Click Here for 1 Mile Route

Click Here for 5k Route

Click Here for Half Marathon Route

Click Here for Full Marathon Route

Feed Station (Half/Full Marathon Only)

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The Feed Station is Located every 3 Miles Near the Lap Lane.

It has a Long Line of Tables Followed by Rubbish Bins

Please ensure all Rubbish is thrown in the Bins Provided!

The Feeder will have -

1.  Gel Station with High 5 Various Flavours Caffeine/Non Caffeine Energy Gels

2. High 5 Citrus Electrolyte Drinks

3. Water in Cups and Bottled Water 

4. Sweets and Mixture of Cake.

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Cafe will be Open from 7am in the Main Bulilding 


 Toilets located in the main Building & at Registration

In Addition Portable Toilets will be placed at Race HQ and around the Course.

Bag Drop

We advise all runners to keep bags and personal belongings in Secure Vehicles or with them.

If you wish to place a bag in the Bag Drop this will be located on the course near Race HQ. Please Label your Bag

with your Race Number

and place it yourself under the Shelter (Do not leave bags in Race HQ). 

we will not be responsible for any missing Baggage.

You can also place your own drinks on the feed station!

Free Digi Photo Downloads

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Have Free Photos of your Day on us! 

Photos will be available 24 hours after the event from Mick Hall Photos 

to Download free of charge!

Click here for All Photos

Merchandise & Run Shop

At Registration both days will be the Time2Run Events Run Shop Selling any Last Minute 

Running Essentials. We also have Nottingham Finisher Hoodies (£24) 

and Finisher Tech Tees (£12).

Please make sure you buy them early as we have limited stock!

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Film Crew

A Film of the day will be available Hill after the the Event 

Captured by Lawrence You Tube

Captured by Lawewnce Facebook Page

Have a Great Run and We Hope You Enjoy Your Running Experiance with Time2Run Events