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The Lexicon Bracknell Half Marathon 2023

The Lexicon Bracknell Half Marathon

Sunday 14 May 2023

Registration for The Lexicon Bracknell Half Marathon is now OPEN. This popular event returns to the streets of Bracknell in May 2023. Suitable for all abilities, the course is fast and flat and runners always appreciate the amazing crowd support they receive around the route.

Race Instructions

Please familiarise yourself with our race instructions prior to the Half Marathon:

Pacing notes for slower runners

We allow all participants 3.5hrs to complete the 13.1 mile course. Please read the Pacing notes for slower runners section of the Race Instructions if you are unsure as to whether you will be able to complete the event in this time.

Venue

The race village will be in Bond Square, Bond Way, The Lexicon, Bracknell, RG12 1RQ (adjacent to Waitrose). The village will contain the information desk and the baggage drop off / collection point. The start will be adjacent to the race village. The finish will be in Union Square (at the crossroads of The High Street and Braccan Walk, The Lexicon, Bracknell). A map of The Lexicon is available below.

Parking

All race entrants will be entitled to free parking in The High Street car park, The Ring, Bracknell, RG12 1LP. Please show proof of entry on arrival between 07:00-08:30 at the car park entrance. There will be no time limit for your stay so please feel free to avail yourselves of all the facilities within The Lexicon after your run. The High Street car park is a short distance (approx. 200m) away from the race village / start area.  IF YOU USE ANY OTHER TOWN CENTRE CAR PARK YOU WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR PAYING THE RELEVANT FEE.

Public Transport

Bracknell railway station and bus depot are both short (300m) walks away from the start area.

Toilets

Toilets are located on the ground floor of the Avenue car park, The Avenue, The Lexicon, RG12 1AP. These are a short (100m) walk from the race village area.

Course

The race will start and finish in The Lexicon. The runners will leave and re-enter the town centre via London Road. On the way out the runners will pick up an anti-clockwise loop of Bracknell at the Running Horse Roundabout. On reaching the Running Horse Roundabout for the second time, the runners will return to the town centre the same way that they came out before finishing in the heart of The Lexicon. A map of the course is available below.

Entries

The only way to enter is via the event’s own online booking system. Entry Fees are non-refundable.

Wheelchairs

Due to the nature of the course, the organisers regret that wheelchair entries are not accepted for this event.

Medals

All participants completing the course will receive a commemorative medal.

Prizes

There will be prizes for the first three finishers in the Mens Open, Women’s Open, Mens Veteran 40+ and Women’s Veteran 35+ Categories. There will also be prizes for the first finishers in the Mens Veteran 50+, Mens Veteran 60+, Women’s Veteran 45+ and Women’s 55+ Categories.

The Lexicon

Runners, their families and other supporters are welcome to take the opportunity to check out the many shops, cafes, restaurants and other facilities within the town centre.

General Terms & Conditions

All participants must have reached their 17th birthday on or before the day of the race.

Entry fees are non refundable except in exceptional circumstances at the discretion of the Organisers.

Runners unable to take part on the day MUST NOT pass their numbers to someone else.

Previous Lexicon Half Marathon Results

Congratulations to everyone who took part in the Lexicon Bracknell Half Marathon and supported our wonderful charities in 2021 and 2022, please find the race results below:

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