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    Please find below a summary of the Larking Gowen Ipswich Half Marathon.

    • Race day: Sunday 18 September 2016 – 10:00am
    • Entry limit for 2016: 2000 (enter early to avoid disappointment)
    • The course: 2-lap town course around historic Ipswich with undulating sections
    • Minimum age for race entry: 17-years
    • UKA measured -13.1 Miles: Permit number: 2014–11148
    • UKA-BARR Gold Grade event
    • Baggage storage and changing facilities available
    • First Aid available
    • Marshalled course
    • Accurate chip timing
    • Water stations throughout the course
    • Refreshments available
    • Memento and goodie bag for all finishers
    • Cash prizes for top finishers
    • Event t-shirts available (with funds supporting the event charity Macmillan)
    • Event activities & celebrations at finish area


The use of earphones with mp3 players, smartphones or similar devices is prohibited whilst participating in this race and anyone found to be using them will be disqualified. The race director has made this decision in line with current UKA and BARR recommendations.


    • Sunday 18 September 2016 – free of charge
    • A memento for all finishers
    • Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult
    • Entry available online here or on the day