junior 2k & 1.5k

2013 junior starters

enter 2014 junior races

date:  saturday 4th october 2014

start time: the 1.5k will start at 2pm.  the 2k (new for 2014) will start at 2.30pm.

price: there are various entry options, please click here to be taken to them.  entries may close early if the race reaches entry capacity.  please note: if you are a parent entering a junior race on behalf of your child, please create a my details account in your child's name. if you are entering more than one child, you would need to create a separate my details account for each child. you can use the same email address for each child but would have to use a separate password for each.

route:  starting and finishing near the bournemouth marathon festival hub in the lower gardens,  this beautiful coastal route takes in the bournemouth pier.  it's a great race for kids of all ages. 

1.5k route

2k route

age limit:  runners aged 6-8 will run 1.5k and runners aged 9-12 will run 2k.

entry benefits: each junior runner will receive a wicking technical finishers t-shirt, accurate chip timing,  great medal, results posted on their my details account within 48 hrs, race recovery pack and a fantastic running experience. 

schools competition: it's a fantastic opportunity to run as part of a team and represent your school and win £150 of schools equipment for your school.  schools with at least 3 boys or 3 girls entered to any junior race will automatically be entered into the competition.  there will be a trophy and prize for the top school.  this competition is in association with active dorset. for full information please click here

event chip timing: timings for all junior runners will be recorded using a chip timing system - your timing chip will be embedded into your running number.

Your Result Information
All your personal data and information, including your running times, are treated with great respect. As such your result information is exclusively available to you within your my details account after you have completed the race. We will only openly publish the top 10 finishers of each race. You will need to log in to get your times, splits and finishing position within the race. You can then choose to share this information as you see fit. They are your results and times.

baggage: there will be a baggage drop off point available for runners at the start/finish area.  this will be clearly marked in your final details documents and signage will guide you there on the morning of the race. 

photographs: our official race photographers are marathon photo.  you will receive a link to their website following the race.

accommodation: if you looking to book accommodation in bournemouth for the weekend of the event please visit the accommodation section of the website for more information. 

in the interest of safety: the race director and the emergency services reserve the right to stop the race at any time, if deemed necessary.  these would be in circumstances beyond our control and no refunds would be given.

junior runners