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COURSE DETAILS for South course no: 15/026

Course Name Halstead marathon 
Race Name Halstead Essex Marathon 
Distance 26.2185miles 
Measured By Clive Hopkins, Grade: 1 
Measured On 17 Dec 2014 
Race Type road 
Terrain Very undulating with 2 challenging hills 
Surface Tarmac with a few short stretches that following heavy rain will retain muddy water. a short section of grass  
Configuration Out from the start to approx. 3.74 miles then join 1 Lap of approx. 7.25 miles then a second larger lap of approx. 12miles then a run into the finish of approx. 3.25 miles 
Section of Road Whole width of road on country lanes where there is no white lines. Nb there are many blind right hand bends on these country lanes so runners must be instructed to keep to the left when approaching these bends 
Right Turns Runners to be marshalled over to the right hand side on approaching right turn- then sent over to the left of new road asap 
Grid Ref of Start OS GRID REF: TL821308
View in Streetmap: 582100230800
File Reference  

A low quality scan of the course measurer's map of this course is available for downloading.

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Certificates of Course Accuracy have been issued for the following races using the above course:
Course Name = Halstead marathon

Race (with web
site link if supplied )

County Organiser
(race director)
Organisation Certificate
Issued on
Date of
Halstead Essex Marathon Essex Keith Thorogood Halstead Road Runners  31 Jan 2015  10 May 2015 
Halstead and Essex Marathon Essex Keith Thorogood Halstead Road Runners  5 Oct 2015  8 May 2016 
Halstead and Essex Marathon Essex Keith Thorogood Halstead Road Runners  12 Feb 2017  7 May 2017 
Hasltead and Essex Marathon Essex Keith Thorogood Halstead Road Runners  21 Nov 2017  13 May 2018 

Course Measurement Report

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