MBNA Chester Marathon - Sunday 7th October 2018. Enter now for Good Times!

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MBNA Chester Marathon

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07 Oct 2018 09:00

MBNA Chester Marathon - Sunday 7th October 2018. Enter now for Good Times!

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  • MBNA
  • Lucozade Sport
  • MBNA
  • Total Fitness

Elite Athletes

For our elite runners we are offering the following package:

  • Pre-race elite athletes marquee 
  • Pre race water & isotonic drinks
  • Dedicated toilets by the elites marquee
  • Front pen for elites at the start of the race
  • Transfer of baggage from elites marquee to main baggage storage ready for collection
  • Post race buffet in the elites marquee

To be eligible to run as an elite you need to have achieved the following times since 1st January 2017:

• Men sub 2:45
• Women sub 3:15

To apply for an elite place please email Linda with details of your qualifying time and a link to results on the race organiser's website.

Elites who have run faster than 2:30 (men) 3:00 (women) since 1st January 2017 will qualify for a free place.

All athletes are eligible for our cash prizes.

We are a race organised by runners and are determined to deliver a race which will maintain its reputation as the UK's favourite marathon.

MBNA Chester Marathon & Metric Marathon 2017
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Course Record

The route is renowned for being fast and largely flat – more than 70% of our runners achieve PBs!

Men

2:21:25
Marius Ionescu in 2014

Women

2:40:26
Julie Briscoe in 2013

2017 Marathon Results

Men
1st Lloyd Biddell (Mercia Fell Runners) 2:26:12
2nd Tom Aldred (London Heathside) 2:27:34
3rd Stuart Hawkes (Tipton Harriers) 2:28:11
Women
1st Sarah Lowery (Sheffield RC) 2:44:27
2nd Sarah Webster (Northern (Isle of Man) AC) 2:48:30
3rd Michelle Nolan-Hood (Gateshead Harriers & AC) 2:48:49
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Volunteer

As with all such events, our events would not be possible without the help of a huge team of volunteers.

Find out more.