MBNA Chester Metric Marathon Sunday 8th October 2017. Enter Now for Good Times!

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MBNA Metric Marathon

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08 Oct 2017 10:15

MBNA Chester Metric Marathon Sunday 8th October 2017. Enter Now for Good Times!

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  • MBNA
  • Lucozade Sport
  • MBNA
  • Total Fitness

Thanks to.....

As well as thanking the runners and their supporters we would also like to thank all our volunteers without whose help and enthusiasm the event would not be possible.  There were over 650 volunteers in action on race day.  Too many to name all of them individually but including: 

·        MBNA staff

·        2 Mercian Regiment

·        610 Squadron ATC

·        Blackhouse Grill

·        Blacon Primary Schools

·        Cheshire Army Cadet Force

·        Chester & Ellesmere Port SVP and Lourdes Groups

·        Chester Nomads FC

·        Chester Tri Club

·        Darland High School

·        Eccleston and Aldford Parishes

·        Ellesmere Port Running Club

·        Farndon Brass Band

·        Howarden High School

·        Katie Copeland Physiotherapy

·        Lady Taverners

·        Mark Wakefield Demolition

·        Race Angel

·        Renegade Explorer Scout Group

·        Tattenhall Running Club

·        Upton High School

·        West Cheshire AC

·        Wirral Metropolitan College

·        Wolf Explorer Scout Group

·        residents along the course especially those of Eccleston & Aldford, Pulford and Churton who will be manning drinks stations and marshalling the route

·        volunteers from our associated charities.

 

Thanks also to our sponsors:

       MBNA for their backing of the marathon from its inception and their huge input into the development, promotion and delivery of the race

       Lexus (Chester) for providing the race vehicles

       Total Fitness (Chester) for training run support and post-race showers

       Lucozade

       High-5

       Aftershokz

 

Thanks also to:

·        Allan Morris Transport for arranging drink logistics

·        Chester Racecourse for hosting the event

·        Mornflake Oats for donating products for the goody bags which will be topped up with extra goodies that have been bought it and

·        Cheshire West and Chester Council for their support of the events.

Course Record

Men

1:30:38
Matt Adcock in 2015

Women

1:47:46
Louise Blizzard in 2014

2016 Results

Men
1st Darren Rowlands (Wrexham AAC) 1:34:56
2nd Ian Hammett (Bedford Harriers AC) 1:38:32
3rd Steven Pennington (Salford Harriers & AC) 1:42:15
Women
1st Mary Western (PH Racing Club) 1:53:51
2nd Fiona Cook (Northwich Runners) 1:55:11
3rd Louise Blizzard (Belgrave Harriers) 1:56:17
Full 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.