The Pike & Back Half Marathon
24 March 2019
From the organiser
Welcome to the Pike and Back Half Marathon on the 24th March 2019.One of the toughest half marathons in the UK although suitable for all abilities with a generous 4 hour time limit the route takes you up Winter Hill.All Finishers Receive a Bespoke Medal, Goody Bag & Free Unlimited Photo Downloads.
Timing ChipRace NumberFinisher's MedalGoody BagCash Prize for top 3 Male/Female depending on entries
The route takes you up Winter Hill then along to Rivington Pike which you run up and over then back along the same route (out and back Half Marathon).The Route will be fully marked and supported it is an out and back course with 50% country road and 50% trail.There are feed stations at 4 mile,6,7 and 9 Mile stocked with cup water, High 5 Electrolyte, Haribo and Jelly babies. Some roads along the route have very light traffic so please take extra care on these and keep to pavements when available remembering to give way to all pedestrians. There is a Timing point at Rivington Pike to ensure all runners go over the top!
Registration on the Day Opens at 08:00 AM . Moss Bank Park , Moss Lane , Smithills, Bolton BL1 6NQRace HQ is at the Start/Finish Line.Collect your Chip & Race Number on the Day from Race HQ.
ParkingMoss Bank Park has 2 free car parks, you are advised to park in car park 2 although both car parks are equal distance to Race HQ. If you are driving please enter the car park from Moss Bank Way A58 then follow signs to car park 2 or 1 along Moss Lane.
Toilets are Located at Race HQ (Portable Toilets).Chip Timing Including Pike Split Timing (Half Way)Cash Prize Fund for Top 3 Male/Female Depending on Entries.Gift to All Vet M/F Winners 35/40/45/50/55/60/65/70/75