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Heron Half Marathon

Welcome to the Heron Half, hosted by Yeovil Town Road Running Club. The event is being held at the Athletics Track at RNAS Yeovilton by kind permission from Commodore Nick Tindal.

The event is in aid of 2 charities; The Royal Navy & Royal Marines Charity and the Yeovilton Military Wives Choir.

The Heron Half will be run under English Athletics Licence and rules, and will hold a Certificate of Accuracy.

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Entry is limited to 700 runners.

There is a time limit of 5 hours to complete.

No Headphones are to be worn during the race due to the route being mainly country roads with some blind bends that wont be being closed during the race.


If you are unlucky enough to fall foul of injury before the race then we will refund you 25% of your entry fee, or if your feeling generous then you could donate your entry fee to the 2 charity partners. However, after the 1st April there will be no refund offered, either way contact us at the earliest opportunity so we can take you off the entry list.

Race packs will be posted out, these will include your race number and timing chip.

Registration will open at 07:45 on the morning of the race, and will close at 09:45 15 minutes before the start of the race.

The race HQ will be located within the marquee by the Athletics Track at RNAS Yeovilton.

All finishers will recieve a bespoke medal, T-shirt and goody bag.

Race dateSunday 9th June 2019
Starting time10:00am
VenueRNAS Yeovilton, Ilchester, Yeovil
FacilitiesThe Race HQ is situated on the centre field within the Athletics Track where the Start/Finish is. There is changing rooms with showers and toilets, a secure bag drop as well. Plenty of parking available.
Race limit1000
Entry fee£22.00
PrizesIndividual (Senior and Vets) and Team prizes (Male and Female)
OrganiserBryn Phillips
Event websiteVisit website

Race details last updated on Thursday 29th November 2018 a 11:31am.


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