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New Forest Marathon

New Forest Marathon

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New Forest Park Showground, Brockenhurst, Hampshire, SO42 7QH, United Kingdom

Distance Date
5 km ?

5.00KM

Run

Sept. 8, 2019
10 km ?

10.00KM

Run

Sept. 8, 2019
Half Marathon ?

21.00KM

Run

Sept. 8, 2019
Marathon ?

42.00KM

Run

Sept. 8, 2019
1.00KM (Junior) ?

1.00KM

Run

Sept. 8, 2019

Overview

New Forest Marathon 2019 – Including: Full, Half, 10k, 5k,Woodland Walk, Junior 5k, 1k and 200m Run The New Forest Marathon is an event with a 35 year legacy raising over £1.27 million in its history for local good causes. The New Forest Marathon includes a Full Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k, 5k, Woodland Walk, Junior 5k, 1k and 200m Run… there really is an event for everyone! The New Forest National Park is one of the most beautiful locations in the UK in which to host a running event. The event was again a huge success in 2018 and sold out across all races; avoid disappointment and book your race entry early! All routes start and finish from New Park Showground and wind through the heart of the New Forest National Park taking in the local villages of Brockenhurst and Sway. The multi-terrain courses offer some of the most scenic running experiences in the country, with a blend of forest enclosures, open roads, far reaching views and of course, the famous New Forest ponies! The event is far more than just a marathon with Race Village including Camping, Parking, Music/entertainment, Food/Drink traders, Kids Activities. For more details and PRICES for each event visit www.newforestmarathon.co.uk or contact us on social media. Awards/mementos: Medal T-Shirt Spot prizes Winners' prizes Goody bag Race Day Magazine Venue facilities: Changing Toilets Onsite parking Refreshments Supervised bag storage Onsite retailer Entertainment Area Race Village Camping Food/Drink Traders Technical Traders



Course & Event Features

RUN feature-icon Undulating
feature-icon Free Massage
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Review Highlights

Below are the top three aspects of the New Forest Marathon, as determined by athlete reviews.

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Natural Beauty
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4.90
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Ease of Navigation
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Registration Process
All Time Average
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2019 Average
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Latest Reviews

Alison Hardy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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I love this race! I’ve done the half each year since the weekend started up again. Really well organised, the marshalls are fantastic and the medal and t shirt are great. Plenty of food and drink stalls at the end and live music. Weather was good this year and the finish area fel...Read full review

Reviewed 1 month ago

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This was such an amazing race and will be doing it every year The warm up was excellent and got everyone motivated.The picturesque views going round were excellent, with a horrible hill gong up to Rheinfield House at around 9 miles lol 😂 Medal was excellent and support ...Read full review

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Reviews (30)

All Time Average
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2019 Average
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Value For Money
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Quality of Aid Stations
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Course Rating
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Local Support
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Safety
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Marshal Supervision
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