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Gin Pit Double Marathon

18th Mar 2017

Organiser Contact

Malcolm Collins
Address: 17 Green Lane, Green Lane, Leigh, WN7 2TL, Greater Manchester
Tel: Landline: 01942671216Mobile: 07739393393
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Further information

The Gin Pit Marathon challenge is to complete the 26.2 mile multi-terrain course of one large loop, twice over 2 consecutive days. Runners can enter either day or both days. There will also be a half marathon using the first half of the course on the seconds day. To be held on Saturday and Sunday 18th & 19th March 2017.

Where and When

Venue: Meanley Rd, Astley, Tyldesley, Manchester M29 7DW, UK
Date: 18th Mar 2017
Time: 10:00
Cost: Affiliated Fee: 25. Unaffiliated Fee: 27. Discount details: Above is per day.rnBoth days: Affiliated £45, Unaffiliated £49.

Course details

Extent: 26.2 Miles
Admits: Runners
Course: 1 Laps
Silhouette: 200 Metres climb
Underfoot: A single lap using 9 miles of trails, 11 miles of canal tow path and 6 miles on roads to be completed twice over 2 days.
Navigation: The course is signed but only marhaled at the 4 check points. Maps and directions are available to all runners from the website and at registration.