The Lacock half marathon is a fully closed road event taking in the tranquil and picturesque lanes of the Wiltshire Countryside and passing along the historic streets of Lacock itself. It is an ideal race for the first time runne and you can expect to post a good time on this flat course.
The race starts on the main high street overlooking the Abbey. The route heads out of town and over some lovely stone bridges over the river Avon. There is a slight rise before the first turn coming in at 10km. Beautiful country roads wind road to the hamlet of Reybridge with lovely thatched roofed buildings lining the narrow streets.Once through Reybridge the run will come back round ito Lacock itself and run along the historic side streets as well as up and back along the main high street. This a 1 lap course for the 5km (min age 12), 2 laps for the 10km (min age 15) and 3 laps for the Half Marathon (min age 17) which will have an out back section at Reybridge to ensure an accurate distance.