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Welcome to Active Leisure Events

The home of the multi award winning MBNA Chester Marathon and the North West's largest half marathon.

Our events for  2016 are the MBNA Chester Marathon (26.2 miles) & Metric Marathon (26.2 km) and the Chester Half Marathon (13.1 miles). 

Please click on the tabs or links to take you through to our races, on-line entry and to find out more about us, as well as how to become involved as volunteer, charity or supporter.

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Free Place July giveaway!

It's summer and we're celebrating with a free place giveaway! Enter the MBNA Chester Marathon or MBNA Metric Marathon befor…


Wanted - bands on the run

The organisers of the MBNA Chester Marathon are offering local bands the chance to get involved

in the event which takes p…


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