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Chelmsford Half Marathon

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A group of marathon runners taking off from ARU's Chelmsford campus

Anglia Ruskin University are the headline partner of the Chelmsford Race Weekend.

Why not take on a challenge with Team ARU? You can enter the Half Marathon, 10k or 5k race.

The Half Marathon, 10k and 5k take place on Sunday 5 March 2023. The routes start and finish on campus, traveling through the streets of Chelmsford, passing through some of the idyllic Chelmsford countryside, and of course along the River Chelmer.

Training advice

We've put together a package of advice on training and nutrition from our very own experts in the Faculty of Science and Engineering to help you reach your goal of running the Half Marathon.

If you have any questions, please contact us at [email protected]

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