Run Alton Towers – Half Marathon & and 5k
November 13 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm GMT
Join RunThrough in an event sure to have an unbelievable atmosphere. First, you and your friends can share the challenge and reward of running a distance like this. Then, once you cross the finish, you can let your legs rest as you fly through the air on Alton Towers’ famous rollercoasters, so come and have some fun at the Alton Towers Half Marathon!
Where and when
Alton Towers, Farley Ln, Alton, Stoke-on-Trent ST10 4DB, UK
Sun 13th Nov 2022
Half Marathon | 9:00 am
5k | 9:00am
Group of 6 Booking | 9:00 am
Run this unique course at Britain’s largest theme park, with exclusive access to the rides once you’ve smashed your race. Runners will be taken past rides on the route, through the gardens, and along the boating lake.
The course takes runners along the roads and paths within the park and starts and finishes in front of the stunning castle.
– Free access to Alton Towers Theme Park (RRP £34)
– Unique Finisher’s Medal
– Chip-timed results
– Water station
– Post-race goodies
– Free parking
– Fully marked and marshalled route
– Official photography
Event day logistics
09:00 Half Marathon & 5k start
13:00 Half Marathon cut-off time
There is a strict cut-off time of 3 hours for the Half Marathon event. Therefore, please ensure you can complete the distance within this time frame before registering for this event.
Race Packs must be collected on the day of the event, before the start of your race, from registration. Please be aware that you will not receive anything in the post.
You must be at least 17 years old on the day of the event to participate in the Half Marathon and 11 and older to enter the 5k.
Spectator tickets will be available for purchase, which will give friends and family access to the park to support their runners and full use of the park rides from 12 pm to 5 pm on race day.
Check back here closer to race day to purchase spectator tickets.
Race Organiser: RunThrough