Date announced for 2018 race - 18th March 2018 - details to be updated soon
The perfect half marathon in rural Suffolk countryside is hosted by Stowmarket Striders Running Club and held in memory of Joe Cox - our first road race of the year is kindly sponsored by local business Tomlinson Groundcare.
Chip Timed and held under UKA rules this year the Stowmarket Half Marathon is a Suffolk County Championship 2017 Race. Awards will be presented on the day and as such is an on-line advance entry only.
The Half Marathon race is open to all entrants aged 17 years or older on race day with a course suitable for racing wheelchairs. The route takes in some of Suffolk's quietest rural country roads through undulating scenic countryside.
Junior races - £2 on the day entry only
All runners completing the 13.1 miles receive a momento.
Prizes will be awarded to:
1st, 2nd & 3rd Male and Female winners
Male Vet 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70+
Female Vet 35, 40, 45, 50 , 55, 60, 65+
Licence no. 2017-27958
Junior Race - 10:15am
We also hold Junior Races from 1 to 3 kilometres, dependant on age. For the youngest ones this is on a traffic free course within the grounds of the venue. Entries for the junior fun run will be taken on the day only.