Entries for the 2024 Fun Run at the Stafford Half Marathon are now open!

Enter online before 1st March to receive your race numbers in the post

All entries must be completed online before Midnight 14th March.

If you haven’t received your race number in the post please, collect it from the fun run enquiries desk on Race day. The fun run enquiries desk can be found in the race village in Victoria park and will be open from 8am

Sunday 17th March, START TIME: Approx. 10.15am  

Entries

Please enter by clicking HERE

  • All entries must be completed online before Midnight 14th March
  • Children in full time education, in a Stafford Borough school or college can enter for free, but must still pre enter.
  • Children outside of this category will be subject to normal £5 entry fee .
  • Accompanying adult/supervisors £5
  • All children under 12 years will be subject to normal £5 entry fee

Route

The race will start on Victoria Road. Once the area has been cleared of Half Marathon runners, the Fun Run participants will line up (Facing towards the Tenterbanks and away from the train station).

The 1mile route will start on Victoria Road, take a right onto Tenterbanks, go over the roundabout at the bottom of the town centre, take a left on Greengate Walk, and veer right to do a loop through the market Square and back down to the bottom end of town and out onto Tenterbanks, towards the finish line at Victoria Road.

PLEASE BE AWARE THE START FOR THE FUN RUN GOES TOWARDS TENTERBANKS AND NOT OUT TO THE TRAIN STATION AS THE HALF MARATHON DOES

THE FUN RUN STARTS AND FINISHES AT THE SAME PLACE 

Race numbers

  • To be worn by every participant
  • Race numbers will be posted out to anyone who enters before 1stMarch
  • Any entries after 1stMarch will need to be collected on race day 

Prizes

Medals will be awarded to all finishers, and spot prizes will be available for the best and most creative Fun Run costumes!

Party!

As we are celebrating 40 years of the Stafford Half Marathon, we are encouraging everyone to be ready for a ‘party’. So get your best 80’s fancy dress, hair glitter, bright colours and be ready for some fun!

Photos

Please note video/photos may be taken on the event day for marketing purposes.
 

Timeline

  • 8.30am to 9.45am - Fun Run enquiries open and race number collection for any entries after 1stMarch
  • 10.00am – Half Marathon Start, Victoria Road
  • Approx. 10.15am – Fun Run start, Victoria Road (Opposite direction to the Half Marathon)

Contact details

Route Map