Welcome to The Bosworth Half Marathon.

Race Date:  13th May 2018, 10.00am 





We are delighted to announce that as well as being the 1st Summer league race for the LRRL, we are also hosting the Leicestershire & Rutland AA County Half Marathono Championships for 2018.


This well established event aims to offer our runners a safe, well organised, great value event on a course that takes in some lovely Leicestershire scenery around the historic town of Market Bosworth.

We are very pleased to welcome the Lecestershire Road Running League.  The Half is the first Summer League race for the League - we're sure runners new to this great event will find it a very rewarding and enjoyable event.

Our official charity - Keepthebeat are pleased to continue the success of the 1 mile event, held entirely within Market Bosworth Water Park.  This is a fantastic venue that has many on-site facilites - toilets, showers, shop, cafe, crazy golf, children's play area as well as many water sports.  Camping/Caravaning is also available - pre-booking essential!


The event offers:-

  • Free car-parking.
  • £22/£24 entry fee
  • Chip timing
  • UKA Permit No. applied for
  • Certificate of Course Accuracy No. 09/318.
  • Extensive prize list - £100 cash to 1st man/lady plus age category and Team prizes. 
  • Category prizes for V40/V45/V50/V55/V60/V65/V70/V75
  • Team prizes sponsored by Derby Runner.
  • £100 course record.
  • Bespoke quality medal for all finishers.
  • A quality event T-shirt will be given free to all runners raising £25 for our charity - KEEPTHEBEAT
  • Official race nutrition: High 5
  • Fyffes banana to all finishers
  • Well marshalled course with mile markers
  • Desford Striders, Hinckley Air Cadets, Bosworth Scouts, Badgers and many local experienced marshals.
  • 5 water stations - High 5 on 4th at Gated Road
  • Water supplied by Swithland Water
  • Race Charity:  keepthebeat
  • Bag Storage
  • Derby Runner Retailer
  • Sports Massage - pre and post.
  • Free downloadable race photos
  • No extra charges for online entries
  • NEW FOR 2018 - transfers of entries are allowed for this year.



 2017 Results  - Half Marathon results-Draft2 and also Keep the Beat Mile results


Have a look at some great photo's taken by Chris Upton and Danny Warren on our Photo's page - please feel FREE to download.