Hertfordshire Half Marathon 2018
We are excited to be bringing back the Hertfordshire Half Marathon event for it’s second year on Sunday 18th November 2018. This ROAD CLOSED half marathon will start and finish at the iconic Knebworth House with the course taking participants around the surrounding rural roads.
Knebworth House is a grade II listed house set in acres of beautiful gardens and parkland. Knebworth House has welcomed many music artists for major open air concerts, including Robbie Williams, Oasis, Led Zepellin and Red Hot Chilli Peppers. The grounds are home to popular tourist attractions including an adventure playground and dinosaur trail.
PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THERE IS A STRICT 3 HOUR PACE CUT OFF FOR THIS EVENT
Included in the entry is a themed medal, t-shirt, refreshments and much more!
2018 Medal design to be revealed!
This will be a chip timed, RunBritain event.
This event is not included in the RunThrough Season Pass.
Knebworth House & Park can be accessed directly from the Junction 7 roundabout of the A1(M) motorway at Stevenage South, 29 miles north of London. There are signs on both carriageways of the motorway. If you are using a sat nav please use the postcode of the Stevenage Novotel at Junction 7 - SG1 2AX, not the Knebworth House postcode.
There will be plenty of FREE parking available for all runners and spectators adjacent to the event village.
Tube and Train
The nearest rail station is Stevenage, two miles from Knebworth Park. There is a taxi rank at the station. Non-stop Inter-city and local services run to Stevenage station from London’s Kings Cross station around every 30 minutes. There are also frequent Inter-City connections on the East Coast main line from Cambridge, York, Leeds, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.
More information is available at www.tfl.gov.uk.
There will be mile markers, arrows and marshals along the course to keep you on track. There will be three water stations with 330ml sports top bottles at miles 3.5, 7.5 & 10 as well as at the finish.