SURREY’S LARGEST HALF MARATHON, WHICH IS UKA SANCTIONED AND BOASTS FULL ROAD CLOSURES.
Set in the glorious country roads surrounding Woking and Guildford, this stunning and scenic half-marathon is not one to miss. This world class race boasts a record win time of 62 minutes, and it’s fast, flat course will encourage you to complete this popular distance in your best time, as well as attract some of the World’s best runners. Raising an estimated £0.4 million for charity in 2016, this friendly and local half marathon is an exceptional choice for first-timers and charity runners too. Suitable for those aged 16 years and older.
THE 5KM FEATURES SOME OF THE BEST PARTS OF THE HALF MARATHON.
The 5km race is a brand new event for 2017, and is perfect for those who want to enjoy the atmosphere and have the experience of taking part in a mass-participation race, but who are not ready or able to train for and complete 13.1 miles. The race will also appeal to experienced short and middle distance runners. Starting under the main half-marathon gantry, 5km runners will follow the lead BMW I3 car along quality road surfaces lined with cheering spectators and live music bands. Those aged 10 years and older are welcome to join the fun.
INSPIRING CHILDREN TO LEAD AN ACTIVE LIFESTYLE AND BECOME INVOLVED IN THE COMMUNITY.
The 2km Kids’ Race is brought to you by The Mercer Surrey Half Marathon and Advance Sport. The event is a fantastic way of helping children fundraise and get involved in the community whilst having fun with their friends and family. Starting under the main half-marathon gantry, The Mercer Surrey Half Marathon Kid’s Race is one of the largest running races in the UK available for children aged 6 to 16. The Kid’s Race showcases running in a fun and inspiring environment, and rewards children’s efforts and achievements with a medal which they’ll treasure for years.
MOTIVATE YOUR WORKFORCE AND ENCOURAGE HEALTHY COMPETITION.
The Corporate Challenge is your opportunity to represent your company, branch and/or department as you complete the Mercer Surrey Half Marathon. It acts as a fantastic long-term relationship and team-building exercise for employees, as they work to motivate each other through training and the race itself. Invite other businesses, suppliers, or market competitors to take part in this healthy competition, or as part of a fundraising effort for a charity of your choice. read more
THE MERCER SURREY HALF MARATHON ROUTE IS DESIGNED TO BE SPECTATOR FRIENDLY. WE WANT YOU TO BE ABLE TO CHEER ON YOUR FRIENDS AND FAMILY – IT’S WHAT GIVES THE EVENT IT'S GREAT FRIENDLY FEEL!
Please respect the course and associated road closures and do prepare for any weather.
The Race Village is likely to be busy so study the Event Village map before you arrive.
There’s plenty to do in the event village including: