FAQs

Langdale Half Marathon

Before the event

Entries will close at 10:00am on Wednesday 16th October 2019, or when entries reach the maximum number of 450, whichever comes first.
You will receive email confirmation of your entry and further emails with useful information and training tips. Please also check this website regularly for further information.
You will receive your race pack shortly before the event. You will need to collect your timing chip and race number when you register at Sticklebarn before the race.
As stated in our Terms and Conditions and in line with UKAA rules and regulations, the right to participate in the event is highly individual and as such entries and race numbers are non-transferable. We may be able to defer entries in certain circumstances, please contact us with your request.
If participants wish to cancel their entry they need to contact the Brathay Running team. We are unable to offer refunds or deferrals in case of cancellation. Please contact the Brathay Running team here.

During the event

Car parking is available in the Great Langdale valley close to the event centre. There are three car parks: 1. National Trust event field: £5. 2. National Trust Pay & Display car park: £6 upto 4hrs; £7 all day. 3. Lake District National Park Pay & Display car park: £6 upto 4hrs; £8 all day.
There are no changing facilities or bag storage facilities available.
The race will start at 10.30am
The time limit for completion of the course is 6hrs 30mins.
Yes – the sweep vehicle will follow the marathon at 15 minute mile pace (3hrs 15mins total time per lap).
Refreshment stations are positioned at approximately 3 mile intervals around the course and will be signposted in advance. There will be cups of water & SiS GO Energy drinks available. There will be litter bins positioned a short distance after each refreshment station for you to dispose of any water bottles and/or cups/wrappers. Please make use of these.
Yes - thank you! We rely on volunteers to ensure the day runs smoothly and there are various roles available. To request more information please complete our volunteer enquiry form.
Unfortunately you can't run with a dog.
“The wearing of headphones, or similar devices, (other than those medically prescribed), is not permitted in races on any single carriageway road that is not wholly closed to traffic.”This is a direct extract from UK Athletics’ Competition Rules 2018-20 edition. If any runner is seen failing to comply with this rule, regrettably we will have to disqualify.​ Runners can run with bone conducting headphones.

After the event

No facilities are available at the event centre.
The awards ceremony will be at Sticklebarn beginning at 1:00pm. Trophies and prizes will be awarded to the race winners as well as 1st and 2nd places in all age categories. Please note that only the 1st place prizes in each age category will be awarded at the awards ceremony, 2nd place prizes will be available to collect from Registration at Sticklebarn. Local winners: A prize for the first local runner is also given to those living in the following postcodes: LA8, LA9, LA11, LA12, LA21, LA22, LA23. A full set of results will be available shortly after the race on the Brathay Challenges website and via post event newsletters and social media. All runners who complete the Langdale Half Marathon will receive a medal.