Oakham, Rutland , LE15 8BL
- Distance26.2 miles
- Water stations
- Wheelchair accessible
- Minimum age18
- Distance MarkersSporadic
- Size of field1000
- Event website
- Event AffiliationUK Athletics
- Online entry availableYes
Race Date - Sunday 6th Nov 2011
Managed in partnership with Anglian Water and the Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust this internationally famous nature reserve provides one of the most important wildfowl sanctuaries in Great Britain. Regularly home to over 20,000 waterfowl, it is designated as a European Special Protection Area and also home to the fantastic bird of prey, the Osprey.
This stunning location will be the setting for the Rutland Water Marathon covering 26.2 miles along the designated trail route around the reservoir. Incorporating two loops of the peninsular this trail race has some of the most scenic and picturesque views of any race in the UK. Surface is hard trail and tarmac. Please go to the event website to enter online- click here
Marshals will provide water at checkpoints every 3-4 miles. Toilet facilities are provided at Whitwell, Normanton south shore car park and on the peninsular.
Please note that car parks will require you to pay and display.
Morning Start (exact time yet to be confirmed but will be approx 9.00am due to daylight hours being minimal in November)
Distance markers every 3 miles
Rutland Water Marathon competitors must be at least 18 years of age on the day of the race. Online entry only from Fat Feet website- click here
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