Farnham Pilgrim Marathon 2019
What is a nohtaraM? – to Celebrate 10 years of the Pilgrim Marathon, the route will be going the opposite way in 2019
Sunday 8th September – Marathon Starts 9:30 am
Farnham Pilgrim Marathon is a challenging trail Marathon with beautiful scenery and outstanding views in the Surrey Hills. Mainly off-road, multi-terrain, multi-surface. This race is entering its 10th year. It has become a Very popular and successful event. It is renowned for the large number of friendly marshals, has frequent water / refreshment stations, Free parking and many other facilities.
Farnham Pilgrim Marathon is possibly one of the toughest, but prettiest trail marathons in the UK. It is set to be one of the “must-do” events of the year again! The route is challenging and hilly -after all it is the Surrey Hills! This is no ordinary marathon. It is a unique, bespoke event with the option of a half marathon and family fun walk.
Mug bag and Bespoke Medal to all finishers.
The event is organised by The Rotary Club of Farnham Weyside (Registered Charity no. 1053391).
All net proceeds go to charities.
Family Fun Walk: There will be a free Family Fun Walk with a whole lot of other activities to keep your supporters happy. Children’s play area on site. Bacon sandwiches available from the Woodlarks, plus a coffee van. For runners there is free, supervised parking. Loads of toilets. Changing tent with bag store. First Aid and radio support. Marked and well-marshalled route (the maximum distance between water-stations is 2.4 miles!) Massage service available.
Bespoke Medals to all finishers.
Prizes Men : 1st / 2nd / 3rd – Women : 1st / 2nd / 3rd – Team prize 1st three from a team
Please see the Route here
Start/Finish: The Sands Recreation Ground (opposite The Barley Mow pub), The Sands, Farnham, Surrey, GU10 1NE. OS Grid Reference SU 883464
Runners enjoying the top of Pewley downs on the route of Farnham Pilgrim Marathon route.