runners get set for today's Burnham-On-Sea Half Marathon
200 runners are expected to take part in Burnham-On-Sea's annual
Half Marathon today (Sunday, October 7th).
starting gun will be fired at 11am at Burnham's BASC Ground to
signal the start of the 13-mile run.
runners will head along Love Lane and Queen's Drive, before turning
left along the A38 towards Brent Knoll and then on to East Brent,
Lympsham, Wick Road and Red Road, before returning to Burnham
via Berrow Road.
Brian Beale from Burnham Harriers Club told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"We're pleased with the entry numbers so far and will be
accepting late entries right up until the final hour before Sunday's
added: "The event will go ahead whatever the weather - that
won't be a factor. We are looking forward to a great event."
fees are £20 for UKA affiliated runners and £22 for
others. There will also be a one-mile fun run, with entry costing
£2 per person.
added that the club is grateful to the event's sponsors, Highbridge's
M5 Glass and Proper Job of Burnham.
will provide coverage of the results and photos