I have entered what happens next?
You will receive email confirmation of your entry and further emails with useful information and fundraising tips. Please also check this website regularly for further information.
When do I receive my race pack and timing chip?
You will receive your race pack and car parking pass at the end of April/early May. You will need to collect your timing chip and race number when you register at Brathay Hall before the race. You are encouraged to register your entry on Friday 15th or Saturday 16th May if at all possible to avoid congestion on the Sunday morning.
Can I transfer my number to someone else?
As stated in our Terms and Conditions, the right to participate in the event is highly individual and as such entries and race numbers are non-transferable. We may be able to defer entries in certain circumstances, please contact Ali Young with your request.
Where can I park?
Limited parking will be available for the day for marathon runners and visitors to the Family Fun Day.
Are there changing facilities on race day?
Changing facilities and a baggage storage area will be available behind the registration area on race day. The baggage storage area will be locked at the start of the race until the arrival of the first runners. Valuables such as car keys can be left at the event reception area.
What is the course time limit?
The time limit for completion of the course is 6hrs 30. Runners must be at the cut-off point, which is the south side of the bridge at Newby Bridge, before 3hrs 15.
Where are the refreshment stations and what will be available at them?
Refreshment and first aid stations are shown on the course map. There will be bottled water and electrolyte energy drinks available.
What do runners receive for completing the marathon and are T-shirts included in the entry fee?
All runners receive a medal on finishing the marathon, winners in various age categories also receive a trophy and prize. Brathay Windermere Marathon race T-shirts will be available to buy at the event or online before the event from Pete Bland Sports.
Can I stay at Brathay before the race?
Yes! We've prepared some details about the available accommodation options.