New in 2013 and takes in some beautiful views across the Bay and Hest Bank.
The route is mainly traffic free, flat and fast and we encourage participants of all abilities to take part in the Morecambe Half Marathon.
**PLEASE NOTE NEW RACE HQ**
Course route - please use for direction rather than exact mile placing.
When is the race in 2018?
The 2018 race is on the 1st July at 11am
PRE ENTRIES - NUMBERS COLLECTED ON THE DAY!
Where is the race HQ?
Brew me Sunshine
12 Victoria Street
Please note there is no parking at this venue.
Where can I park?
Parking for competitors and supporters is available in many of the carparks located in the Morecambe area.
For more options please access car parking through this link
Where can I stay in Morecambe?
Morecambe has a number of hotels and B&B’s in its centre and outskirts of the city of Lancaster.
Please contact us for more information with your requirements and we’ll do our best to match you to appropriate accommodation.
What is the race route?
The race takes in some scenic coastal views across the bay and is an extremely friendly half marathon for first time runners and experienced runners alike. Route maps can be found on www.lancaster-race-series.co.uk
What are the rules for the event?
This race has been measured and certified permitted under UKA Rules.
How far apart are the drinks stations?
The drinks stations will have bottled water but please hydrate as much as possible throughout the race.
What else will be available on the course?
A number of marshals and community groups will be on the course providing runners with jelly babies and Vaseline if required!
Will there be start zones?
Will there be mile or km markers?
There will be mile markers, every mile.
How old do I need to be to run?
To enter the Morecambe Half Marathon, you must be 17 or over on race day.
Where can I find my race info?
If you live in the UK and entered by post, this race info will be posted out to you explaining the details for race day. If you entered online your information will be sent to the email stated in the online application. Please check your spam as sometimes emails go into this folder instead of standard email inboxes.
Numbers are to be collected on the day of the race in the race HQ.
I can't run - What is your refund policy? Can I transfer my number?
Unfortunately, there is a no refund policy and we are now unable to transfer numbers.
What if I am ill, injured or unfit before the race?
We recommend that you do not run if you feel ill, injured or have not trained for this event. If in doubt, consult your doctor.
Can I run in Fancy Dress?
Yes we welcome runners in fancy dress. Please take care with your choice of fancy dress as roads & paths are NOT closed to the public.
Can I wear an iPod or music player?
It is not recommended. For your own safety you need to be aware of what is around you, and to be able to take instructions from marshals.
Is there a baggage store?
There will be a place for baggage, we can not take responsibility for any damage or loss to any property.
Where are the toilets?
There are toilets located in Brew me Sunshine and a number of public toilets on the promenade. Please leave plenty of time to use toilets. Due to the venue please be aware changing is very limited.
What food and drink will be available?
There will be food and drink available in the Brew me Sunshine
but Morecambe promenade has a number of choices within short walking distance from the race HQ.
When will the results be available?
Results will be posted online soon after the race on www.lancaster-race-series.co.uk
Where is a good place to spectate?
The course has excellent spectator areas but please be aware that paths are not closed to the public so please take care if out on the course. For more detailed information on the best places to spectate please use the contact us page on the race series website.