Race Date: Sunday 16th August 2020 – Closing Date 10th August 2020.
Race start time 11:30am.
Ryde Rowing Club, Ryde, Isle of Wight. Grid Reference SZ 601927. Post Code PO33 1ND.
Located 20 minutes walk along Ryde esplanade from the pier where the Portsmouth passenger ferries land.
Changing and Shower facilities and secure bag storage available.
Numbers are not sent out in advance.
Please collect race numbers from registration.
FOR SAFETY REASONS THE USE OF IN-EAR HEADPHONES IS NOT PERMITTED – IN ACCORDANCE WITH ENGLAND ATHLETICS GUIDELINES BONE CONDUCTING HEADPHONES ARE ALLOWED
From the mainland, Ryde is served by both the Portsmouth/Ryde Wightlink Catamaran and the Southsea/Ryde Hovertravel Hovercraft, both run an hourly service. Please check timetables before travelling, telephone Wightlink on 0333 999 7333 or visit Wightlink.
Concessionary rate travel on Ferries may be offered by Wightlink details will be provided on entry.
Women Overall and 10 year vet categories. Teams of 3.
Men Overall and 10 year vet categories. Teams of 3.
Medals will be awarded to all finishers.
The course was slightly modified in 2017, the start is now located in Appley Park (Just above the finish) and consists of two laps, covering Ryde, Bullen Lane, Goddard’s Farm Lane, Attrill’s Lane (off tarmac gravel track), Nettlestone, back to Bullen Lane for the start of the next lap, Goddard’s Farm Lane through to Whitefield Woods (short bridleway section), Carpenters Road, St. Helens, back along gravel track to Goddard’s Farm Lane, Appley and back to Ryde.
The course is not suitable for wheelchairs.
Drinks stations (water only) are located at approximately 3 Mile intervals.
Course Map Link: Isle of Wight Half Marathon Route