Whitworth Trail Marathon
18 August 2019
The WTM really brings something new and fresh to trail running. The route showcases some of the areas hidden treasures, and will take you to locations new. Routes all fully marked for an easy days trail running without the need for to much thought!
CateringBasic essentials only at the Start; tea Coffee etc, at the finish there will be cake! Food at event HQ, up to 2 hour after cut offAid StationsApproximately every 6 miles, exact locations will be available the week before so you can send your supporters out! Drop BagsThese maybe left at Race HQ, please label them.Route is fully marked out but please bring your own cup to reduce wastage!
Multi-terrain course, with hills, one or two big hills! Sections of natural tracks and trails, with some fantastic views! the last two or three miles is a lovely long down hill or was it up hill... These are tracks and trails, British summer, we cant tell you what shoes to wear but play attention to the weather.
RegistrationAt Lobden Gold Club from 7:30-9:45Race = Cut off times - Start timesMarathon = 7.5 hours – 10:00Half Marathon = 3.5 hours – 10:00Ultra Marathon= 8.5 hours – 09:00Please bring photo ID
ParkingLobden Golf Club, Whitworth Square, Whitworth OL12 8XJ - there is limited parking
Please contact organiser for a full list but expect standard fell-race provisions
Spectators are welcome and can be told the aid stations once they have been decided (approx a week before)
What support is available along the route?Full support is available within the start and finish area, this includes first aid, physio, toilets, water etc.Can I change my entry? Change of entry can be made with an admin fee until two weeks before the event.