Great Yarmouth Seafront 10k & Half Marathon – 12th March 2023

ATW Great Yarmouth Runners

Great Yarmouth Seafront 10k & Half Marathon


Pack your trainers alongside your bucket and spade for the inaugural running of the Great Yarmouth Seafront Half Marathon and 10k. The course starts and finishes on the running track and will take in the familiar tourist sights of Great Yarmouth, including the Pier, Venetian Waterways, Seafront amusement arcades, Nelson’s monument and the Pleasure Beach.

Local musicians will provide entertainment on the route to keep your spirits high and you’ll be working up a great appetite for some famous fish and chips afterwards.

The Half marathon will cover two laps of this unique course, while the 10k will finish after one lap.

The race is held on an accurately measured course and will be held under a full UK Athletics race license.

      • Location: Great Yarmouth Seafront, starting and finishing at the Wellesley Recreation Ground, home of Great Yarmouth FC
      • Start times: From 8:30am
      • Distances: 10k and Half Marathon 13.1 miles/21.1km
      • Minimum Age:  15yrs – 10km ; 17yrs – Half Marathon (ages as 20/3/23)
      • Activity: Running

      • Open to: Solo participants

      • Entry Fee: From £ 22 per person (Details below)

      • UKA License No:  Licence applied for
      • Refund Policy: Active Training World does not offer refunds, transfers or deferrals for this event or any events listed on the website. If you are unable to attend due to illness, injury, family bereavement or jury service, you will only be eligible for a transfer or credit note on production of official evidence: Positive Covid-19 test result, Doctor’s note or equivalent.
      • Event Cancellation If the event should have to be cancelled due to reasons beyond ATW’s control (for example – but not limited to – adverse weather, local or national lockdown) entrants will be given a credit note for the value of their entry fee (minus the booking fee) to be used on any ATW event.
      • Additional Fees: A 6% booking fee will be added at the checkout
      • Event Organiser: Active Training World
      • Organiser Email: events@activetrainingworld.co.uk

This event forms part of the Great Yarmouth Endurance weekend with the Great Yarmouth Cycle Sportive on Saturday 11th March, for those who wish to tackle both and collect two unique medals that join together.

To book the Great Yarmouth Cycle Sportive – CLICK HERE

To book the Great Yarmouth Endurance Weekend (both the cycle event on the Saturday and the running event on the Sunday) – CLICK HERE

You can also purchase an Endurance Weekend event T-Shirt as a memento of the day for just £10!


Race numbers will be collected at the the event venue on the morning of the race.

Registration opens at: 07:00am

There will be race information sent out the week before the event. Please read this thoroughly to ensure that you have all the final instructions.

Please arrive in sufficient time to collect your race number.


The half-marathon is a 2-lap course that exits the running track and heads up the seafront, past the Venetian Waterways, before turning back and heading back along the promenade. The course runs past the pier and pleasure beach before looping around the monument to Nelson and passing the seafront amusement arcades on the way back to Wellesley Park and a lap of the running track before heading out on a second lap.
Great Yarmouth Seafront Half Marathon course video

The 10k will have the same start and finish, but only complete one lap.
Great Yarmouth Seafront 10k course video

Seafront road and promenade, starting and finishing on the all-weather run track

We actively welcome support and involvement from local communities, businesses and individuals. If you would like to find out more about sponsorship or group bookings please contact us at Events@activetrainingworld.co.uk

If you are interested in becoming a paid marshal email us at racemakers@activetrainingworld.co.uk



Custom designed medal for all finishers!
Add a medal insert to commemorate your time; whether it’s your first race or a new PB! Available to purchase for an additional £8.
Simply add MEDAL INSERT on your registration form and you’ll be sent the insert in the mail shortly after race day, for you to apply to your medal and display proudly!

There will be full results on the chip timing website both overall and by category.

It is important that you are fit to run and have not experienced any Covid-19 symptoms in the 14 days leading up to the event.

Race Numbers
Please wear your number pinned to the front of your vest.

Ample parking is available within Great Yarmouth.

Changing and Bag Storage
We will not be providing a changing area, therefore please come changed and ready to race. There will be a baggage area

Toilets will be provided for the event.

Water Station
Water will be provided on a Covid-safe way on the run route and at the finish. Full info will be provided in the final details.

Distance Markers
Mile markers will be used for the Half Marathon.
Km markers will be used for the 10k

By entering this event you agree to the below terms and conditions:

Your details will kept in accordance with the Active Training World Privacy Policy

Your name, date of birth, gender and email details will be onto Event Chip Timing.

Where specified on the booking form any medical information will be passed onto the medical team present at the event. 


1) I declare that I am medically fit to compete & understand that I do so entirely at my own risk.

2) I understand that I enter the race at my own risk and that no person(s) or organisation(s) will be held responsible for any accident, injury or loss to myself, prior to, during or after the event.

3) I understand the organisers reserve the right to alter the arrangements and conditions, should circumstances require.

4) By entering this event, the athlete indicates acceptance of UKA rules.


The event is being officially timed by Event Chip Timing and the results will be available on the day at http://results.eventchiptiming.com

Ticket Details

Details Price Qty
Half Marathon Unaffiliated EARLY BIRD £28.00 (GBP)*  
Half Marathon UKA Affiliated EARLY BIRD £26.00 (GBP)*  
10K Unaffiliated EARLY BIRD £22.00 (GBP)*  
10K UKA Affilitated EARLY BIRD £20.00 (GBP)*  

Price does not include booking fee

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