Note: the package below may change due to coronavirus, to ensure safety of runners, volunteers and staff.
Elite runners are invited to apply to enter the race as part of our Elite start.
To be eligible to run as an elite in the 2021 Essar Chester Half Marathon, you need to have achieved the following times since 1st January 2019:
- Men sub 1:15
- Women sub 1:30
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.
For our elite runners we are offering the following package
- Front pen for elites at the start of the race
- Pre-race elite athletes area near to the starting line
- Dedicated toilets
- Transfer of baggage from hospitality area to race finish area ready for collection
- Pre race water & isotonic drinks.
All athletes are eligible for our cash prizes.
Vincent Boit in 2015
Amanda Crook in 2013
Never miss our training runs or special offers!
|1st||Mohammad Rezeq (Altrincham & District AC)||1:04:28|
|2nd||Ben Fish (Blackburn Harriers & AC)||1:09:27|
|3rd||Simon Birch (Hinckley Running Club)||1:10:38|
|1st||Kirsty Longley (Liverpool, Pembroke & Sefton)||1:19:03|
|2nd||Julie Briscoe (Wakefield District H & AC)||1:19:47|
|3rd||Gemma Connolly (St Helens Sutton AC)||1:19:56|