Over 230 runners are set to take part in the Burnham-On-Sea Half Marathon today (Sunday, October 6th).
The starting gun will be fired at 11am at Burnham’s BASC Ground to signal the start of the annual 13-mile run, cheered off by spectators.
Motorists are being advised to take extra care as the runners head along the route, which is shown below.
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-On-Sea via Berrow Road.
Entries from runners are welcome online here and late entries will also be accepted on the day.
A separate one-mile fun run will also take place around the BASC sports-ground and will start at around 11.30am.
The fun run will use the same start and finish as the half marathon. Entry for the fun run to be made on the day and is open to all ages. The fun run is limited to 100 competitors. Entry fee for the fun run is £2 with all proceeds going to Burnham Lions Club.