MALVERN HILLS TRAIL HALF MARATHON
Malvern Hills Trail Half Marathon. This is a half marathon (13 miles) off road trail running event. Race entry costs £35 this includes:
Race Entry Fee
Donation to the Malvern Hills Trust
Signed posted race route
Prizes / medals
Feed stations / water stops
Manned check points
Physio support (if needed)
Post race massage – donation towards cost of equipment (recommended minimum £5)
The race headquarters will be held at the Regents Theological College by the Sugarloaf Café. We will be meeting at 8:45 am on the Saturday 27th April 2019. The race starts at 10 am.
Elim Arts Centre
West Malvern Road
WHAT TO BRING
- Running shoes that are comfortable and have been worn before
- Running clothes that are suitable for the weather
- A wind proof jacket
- A fully charged mobile phone with the race directors number stored
- A change of clothes
- A water bottle to be used when running
- £10 for emergencies
- Be ready for a challenge
Meeting at 8:45 am on Saturday 27th April 2019
Registration opens at 9:00 am
Safety Briefing at 9:30 am
Race starts at 10 am
The route starts at the stunning grounds at Elim Arts Centre at Sugarloaf Cafe. The route heads straight out onto the Malvern Hills. The trail heads south through woodlands, fields, forests and rolling hills towards Wynd’s Point. At Wynd’s Point you climb up onto the ridge line and follows it north with stunning views either side before dropping down to the finish line.
There will be a feed / water station at the half way point. There will be a manned check point at mile three, six and nine.
There will be a feed / water station / toilets every 3 miles.