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Blackpool Festival of Running

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Blackpool, FY1 2JQ, United Kingdom

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Distance Date
5km ?

5.00KM

Run

April 25, 2020
10km ?

10.00KM

Run

April 25, 2020
2.00KM (Junior) ?

2.00KM

Run

April 25, 2020
Half Marathon ?

21.00KM

Run

April 26, 2020
Marathon ?

42.00KM

Run

April 26, 2020

Overview

The famous Blackpool Marathon, Half Marathon and 10k returns. As always the event is run on Blackpool's Promenade passing all the great landmarks and tourist spots. This event is ideal for all the family and Blackpool is always a great weekend away! Didn't get into the London Marathon? Come and join the only alternative, join us here in Blackpool. The marathon & half marathon start at 9.00am and the 10k starts at 9.15am





Review Highlights

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

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4.68
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Value For Money
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4.67
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Ease of Navigation
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4.57
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All Time Average
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star empty-star 4.19
2019 Average
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star 4.45
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Latest Reviews

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Stuart Wright
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star 4.5

Reviewed 9 months 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 Alcock
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Reviewed 1 year ago

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Loved the race. All the family took part includes a 5k, 10k, half and full marathon. 10k was very hot and tricky running back down the promonade. Great atmosphere and a good event for all of the family.

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Reviews (21)

All Time Average
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star empty-star 4.2
2019 Average
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star 4.5
Race Organisation Rating
Logistics
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Registration Process
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Race Briefing
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Value For Money
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Quality of Aid Stations
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Environmentally Friendly

No rating

Course Rating
Natural Beauty
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Uniqueness
gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star empty-star
Ease of Navigation
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Local Support
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Safety
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Marshal Supervision
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The  

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4.2  star-icon

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21

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