NEXT UPGeneral Run (Marsden)
Meet from 6.15pm to start training 6.30pm.
BE SEEN & BE SAFE: Please wear high visibility clothing and bring a head torch or other illumination if you have it.
This is a very accessible and adaptable weekly training run that is open to senior runners of all abilities. Although everyone will follow the same general route outlined below, people may be split into two or three groups on the night - each with a qualified run leader - to run between four and eight miles.
STANDARD ROUTE • 6.4 miles • View on Mapometer
All the way down Harrison Drive, turning right at the bottom along Vivary Way. Cross over at the first pedestrian crossing and continue along crossing Crown Way at the BMW garage (take care). Follow Vivary Way and Whitewalls Drive all the way up to the Whitewalls roundabout. Cross Burnley Road to the left of the roundabout then turn right towards Nelson. At the double mini-roundabout turn left up Walton Lane. Continue all the way up past Hendon Brook school, along Town House Road and down Barkerhouse Road. Turn right at the mini-roundabout along Marsden Hall Road to the next roundabout then left down Walton Lane. Retrace your outbound route along the main road, Whitewalls Drive and Vivary Way.
SHORTER ROUTE • 4.0 miles
Follow the Standard Route but turn around anywhere from the mini roundabout up Walton Lane onwards.
May do an additional loop around Town House Road and Marsden Hall Road.