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The MK WInter half marathon 2022

118Days 22Hours 30Minutes 53Seconds

Sunday 11th December 2022

From £28 + booking fee

About the event

The Milton Keynes Winter Half Marathon returns for 2022 on the 11th December. A beautiful, scenic, single-lap, traffic-free anti-clockwise route around the city of Milton Keynes. You will need to pinch yourself while running that you are actually in a city as you head out along the Grand Union Canal and return via the linear parks that run throughout Milton Keynes. This is an event loved by many, sign up soon to avoid disappointment! After listening to your feedback, we realise not everybody wants a T-shirt, so this year we have made a T-shirt optional! We’re really keen to lower our wastage and make sure we’re doing as much as we can to look after the environment, so moving forward we will only be buying T-shirts for those that want one! If you would like an awesome Finisher’s T-shirt to commemorate this event, simply choose your preferred T-shirt size when you enter the event. Alternatively, you can purchase your T-Shirt anytime before the 10th November once the design has been released. You do not have to purchase the T-Shirt when you enter.

Entry Details

All race packs will be posted out to athletes who register before 21st November 2022 at 9am. Those who enter after this date will need to collect their race pack from the registration desk on the day. All updates to your order (including changes to waves, transfers, and addresses, etc) must be made by 9am on 11th November 2022. No more changes can be made to your order after this date. This includes those athletes who register after this date. Requests to defer or transfer your entry to another runner will be denied within 30 days of the event. All deferral requests must be made before 11th November 2022 9am. Transfers can be made by following the instructions here. A place which has been deferred, cannot be deferred again. No refunds will be offered. For more information on our terms and conditions please see here. As this is a UKA event, only bone conducting headphones are permitted. Athletes will need to choose their own waves upon entering.

What’s Included

  • Toilets
  • Fully marked route with marshals on course
  • Medical support on course
  • Chip timing
  • Online results
  • Awesome medal
  • Long sleeved finisher’s t-shirt (optional extra)

COVID-19 Measures

Race packs will be posted out prior to the event, however we will have a registration tent at the venue where you can collect a new race pack should yours not arrive before the day.

We ask that athletes abide by the government COVID guidelines that are set at the time of the event taking place as we ourselves will be doing.

If you begin to feel unwell leading up to the event or have any symptoms of COVID-19 we ask that you get in touch with us so we may discuss what we can do regarding your place in the event.

Car parking

Venue: Willen Lake Showground, Brickhill Street, Milton Keynes MK15 0DJ Directions to Willen Lake Many of the car parks are pay and display or pay on departure. For more information about parking at Willen Lake, see HERE.  Alternatively, please see the map below.

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official training partner

media sponsor

Runna is the UK’s #1 rated running coaching app that provides personalised training plans to help you reach your goal. We’ve partnered with them to help you arrive at the start line ready to run and have the best chance of getting that new PB!

All of their plans are fully personalised, adapt around your running ability and schedule, and sync with fitness watches too. They’ve also just had British Olympian Steph Davis join their coaching team to get you in the best possible shape ahead of race day!

To get your first week free and 20% off your first month of training, use code BCS20. See you at the start line!

MKFM is the local radio station for Milton Keynes providing a mainstream service with all the latest news, weather and travel for the area.

Broadcasting live daily from Stadium MK, MKFM supports the community in a number of ways including support for charities and local business.

During the pandemic MKFM became the most listened to station locally with over 395,000 unique users visiting MKFM.com each month. With the biggest social media platform in Milton Keynes, MKFM provides a number of services for businesses including radio and digital media.

Find out more about MKFM and how they help local organisations on their website here.

 MKFM is proud to support BCS events in 2022.

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Terms and conditions

For more information on our terms and conditions please see the page here.