Get ready for the Hitchin Half Marathon and Tough 10K on Sunday, 2nd June 2024. The Hitchin Half Marathon is an undulating and hilly course that takes you out of Hitchin to the country roads to Preston and back. It starts and finishes at the iconic Hitchin Priory on Tilehouse Street, Hitchin. The event is held each year in early June and offers a tough 10km option too. The race is also featured in Runner's World as one of the top 23 Half Marathons in the UK.
HITCHIN HALF COST £27
TOUGH 10KM COST £22
ENTER THE RACE
This years race is on Sunday, June 2nd, 2024, 9:00am (09:15 for the 10km). This is a timed event and you'll get an entry number, timing chip and a medal at the end of the run.
We will contact you via email to confirm details, typically you can pick up your race number the day before the race or on the day.
The race starts promptly at 9am (9:15 for 10km). Make sure you are early enough to collect your race number and warm up
The half marathon is a measured course which goes out and back via Preston village and Offley holes hill. Fully marshalled with 5 water stations. in beautiful chiltern countryside.
The race begins and ends at Hitchin Priory. There is parking on the say onsite and there is also a variety of car parks in the town centre. We encourage walking to the event and have refreshment onsite and there are many excellent places to eat before and after the event.