Nottingham Christmas Marathon, Half, 10k, 5k & 1 Mile

30th November & 1st December 2019


Race numbers have been sent out.

If you haven't received one containing a chip bib and race Instructions please visit the help desk, next to the finish line to receive a replacement.


If you have entered from 20th November you will still receive a pack in the post. 

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2019 chips/race numbers & instructions will be posted out before the event there is no need to register on the day go straight to the start.

Enter Saturday


Enter Sunday


Entry Closes 6pm 22/11/2019

10k - Saturday 8:45AM £21/£23  

Marathon - Saturday 10:15AM £36/£38

Fun Run - Sunday 9AM £6

5k - Sunday 10am £14/£16

Half Marathon - Sunday 11:30AM £26/£28

Entry will close Friday 22nd November at 6pm due to all entries selling out.


All Finishers Receive a Bespoke Medal, Goody Bag & Free Unlimited Digital Photo Downloads.

Chip timing & live results with split lap times.

Cash Prize Fund Total £900

Marathon Winning M/F - £75

2nd Place M/F - £50

3rd Place M/F - £30 

Half Winning M/F - £100

Half 2nd Place M/F - £50

Half 3rd Place M/F - £30

5k/10k Winning M/F - £50

5k/10k 2nd Place M/F - £40

5k/10k 3rd Place M/F - £25

Fun Run Winning M/F - Prize


Finisher Tshirts & hoodies are Available to purchase at Registration, £12 for technical Tshirt and £24 for a hoodie.

At the finish you receive a unique to that race bespoke Christmas medal, goody bag and free unlimited photo downloads from Mick Hall photos paid for by Time2Run Events.

Cut Off Times

Marathon 7 Hours

Half Marathon 4 Hours

First Aid

Located at the portacabin Every 2.8 miles


The main cafe will be open all day for breakfast & lunch. There will also be  outdoor catering. If you would like a stall at the registration area please. 

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The event will take place at -

National Water Sports Centre
Adbolton Lane
Holme Pierrepont
NG12 2LU

Chip timing/race number & final instructions will be posted out to you 2 weeks before the event.

Registration Help Desk

Saturday 7am-5pm

Sunday 7am-10:30am

Car Parking

Follow signage to car park from Adbolton Lane on Saturday and Sunday . Day parking is available at a cost of £5 per car and due to high volumes of cars will be taken by Serco Car Park Management Staff who manage the Country Park.

Time2Run take no financial gain from the car parking, it is completely managed by the landowners.

If you have any issues regarding car parking please contact Serco on  0115 982 1212 or


A bag drop area is located at the registration area, Baggage is left at your own risk and is sometimes not manned. Please put your own labels on any baggage with name and race number on.


Will be located inside the main building near registration

On course portable toilets every 1 mile located near the feed station, the boat house, half marathon start & marathon start.


The route is on pedestrian paths sections, we will allow 1 ear headphones, please keep to the right hand side and allow fast runners to pass you on the left. 

Around the Route

Stage areas with music every 1 Mile, and at the Finish Area.


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This is a flat tarmac lap race with good PB potential.

Marathon runners complete 8 full laps and a part lap.

Half marathon runners complete 4 full laps and a part lap.

5k - 1 Lap

10k - 2 Laps

1 Mile - Out & Back

There are optional lap bands at the Start Area to collect so you can throw 1 band away in the bins provided each lap, lap timing mat and a screen showing how many laps you have completed (You will need to stop running to read this).

Results will be live online and show your split times for each lap (recorded each time you cross the lap mat).

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

Start Areas

PLEASE NOTE THE HALF MARATHON IS 1.4 mile from Registration!

Marathon - 800m From Help Desk

5k - 400m From Help Desk

10k - 600m From Help Desk

Fun Run - Finish Line

Feed Station

A feed station will be placed at least every 2.8 miles. It will be stocked with cup water, electrolyte drink, various sweets, chocolate & cake. You can also leave personal nutrition at the feedstation.

Course Records

1 Mile

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

Female - Amber Wilkins - Heanor RC 6Mins 35Sec

5 k

Male - Charlie Rodgers 16min 56secs

Female - Carmen Perez-Pera - Uppingham School - 20Mins 46Sec

Half Marathon

Male - Nick Martin - Caistor RC - 1 Hour 10Mins 59sec

Female - Samantha Harrison - 1 Hour 23 Mins 46 Sec
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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Final Runner Info




Enter Saturday


Enter Sunday


Start List Saturday


Start List Sunday


Live Results Saturday


Live Results Sunday


Route Map


Parking Map




Photos Here


T & C's 

Deferral & Transfer


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