Welcome to Road Running Course
Measurement in UK.
Here you will find out about the
accurate measurement of courses for road
Runners in England will
find lists of measured courses and some course maps (South only).
Race Organisers can
find out how to get your course measured and as certified accurate. N.B. Ideally, you need to book a measurer 6 months before your race.
Course Measurers will
find a range of resources.
NEW from 1 Jan 2016:
In order to fund the costs of the AUKCM (including certification of new courses, training of measurers, and this website), a registration fee is payable before a new course will be certified. For details with form for race organisers to use see pdf.
2012: London Olympic Marathon Measurement Report
NEW April 2012: Runners and Officials occasionally query the length of races having Certificates of Course Accuracy. Where possible we investigate to see if there is evidence of error. We intend start publishing brief reports of these investigations.