MBNA Chester Marathon - Sunday 6th October 2019. Enter now for Good Times!

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MBNA Chester Marathon

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06 Oct 2019 09:00

MBNA Chester Marathon - Sunday 6th October 2019. Enter now for Good Times!

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  • MBNA
  • Lucozade Sport
  • MBNA

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 in 2019 you need to have achieved the following times since 1st January 2018:

• 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 2018 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.

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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

2018 Marathon Results

Men
1st Mohammed Abu-Rezeq (Altrincham & District AC) 2:25:20
2nd Russell Bentley (Kent AC) 2:27:48
3rd Karl Welborn (Tipton Harriers) 2:28:48
Women
1st Johanna O'Regan (St Neots Riverside Runners) 2:45:33
2nd Laura Trimble (Wimbledon Windmillers) 2:47:35
3rd Hannah Claydon (Swindon Harriers) 2:51:07
See all results

Volunteer

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

Find out more.