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Blackpool Festival of Running

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Blackpool, FY1 2JQ, United Kingdom

Distance Date
5K ?

5.00KM

Run

Sept. 26, 2020
10K ?

10.00KM

Run

Sept. 26, 2020
2K (Junior) ?

2.00KM

Run

Sept. 26, 2020
Half Marathon ?

21.10KM

Run

Sept. 27, 2020
Marathon ?

42.20KM

Run

Sept. 27, 2020

Overview

Blackpool Festival of Running is a Road Running event taking place in Blackpool, FY1 2JQ, United Kingdom.

The event offering 5 distance options.

  • Half Marathon (Adult race)
    • Running: 21.1 KM
  • Marathon (Adult race)
    • Running: 42.2 KM
  • 2K (Junior race)
    • Running: 2 KM
  • 5K (Adult race)
    • Running: 5 KM
  • 10K (Adult race)
    • Running: 10 KM


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What athletes are saying

The characteristics which best describe Blackpool Festival of Running, as voted on by past participants.


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The Event

Great medal 2
PB potential 2
Family friendly 1
Spectator friendly 1
Good public transport links 1
Ideal for beginners 1


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Course Profile

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Review Highlights

Below are the top three aspects of the Blackpool Festival of Running, as determined by athlete reviews.

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Value For Money
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4.57
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Ease of Navigation
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4.52
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Safety
All Time Average
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2019 Average
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Latest Reviews

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Stuart Wright
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Reviewed 2 years ago

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I ran both the 10k and the half marathon this weekend. As ever very well organised and marshalled, quality bling and the obligatory Freddo. Both routes are pretty flat and easy to navigate, crowd support was decent and there was a good atmosphere among the runners. Always happy t...Read full review

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John Dodds
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Reviewed 10 months ago

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Mostly flat course along the sea front although your ar the mercy of the weather being on the west coast. Blackpool is easy to get to and has plenty of cheap hotels and b and bs so you can make a weekend of it, theres plenty to do and see in the area. The course is a PB course ...Read full review

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Reviews (23)

All Time Average
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2019 Average
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Environmentally Friendly
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Course Rating
Natural Beauty
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Uniqueness
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Ease of Navigation
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Local Support
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Safety
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