A beautiful 3.3 mile route (approx.) taking in the architecture, history and culture of Britain’s largest town, a slice of the larger Amazing Northampton Run. Elevation is +147 Ft and – 143 Ft.
The course is marked and well marshalled.
Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd Male and Female Competitors. All finishers will receive a medal.
The race will start at 9.45am.
The age limit for the 3 mile race is 5 on the day of the race, under 16s must be accompanied by a responsible adult
RACE DAY INSTRUCTIONS
Will be available about a week before the event
A bag drop facility for small bags will be available at the start/finish area. Discarded pre-race clothing only will be collected for the Hope Centre Charity so please wear something nice!
We are pleased say that we have The Northampton Town Centre Hotel by AccorHotels as our official accommodation partner for the event. They are offering approx. 20% discount on their room rate for Saturday 14th September. Please call 01604 739988 and select option one, quoting “The Amazing Northampton Run” to get your special rate. There are also over 1600 hotel rooms available in and around the town for visitors from further a field. Details of most of the hotels can be found here.
There is parking for over 2000 vehicles in the town centre. Please click here for details of Council Car Parks. The Ridings Car Park will not be accessible on race day. At the time of writing you will need to pay if you park for longer than 2 hours on a Sunday!
Male record – George Thompson 20.07 (2023)
Female record – Katerina Hemmington 23.33 (2023)
In accordance with the UKA rules the wearing of “in ear” headphones is NOT permitted in a race where roads are open to traffic. Yes bone conductor headphones are permitted but we would rather that you communicate with and encourage your fellow runners!
There will be portable toilets in front of the Guildhall.
We are proud to be supported by John Henry Sports, The University of Northampton, and N Live Radio. If your organsiation or workplace is able to support the event then please click here for our Sponsorship Opportunties.
Need help with your training why not try the Runna App (link on the side bar)- GOBEYOND is your discount code!
When you have finished why not recycle your old trainers – click the Jogon link for details.