There are a number of questions that seem to crop up time and time again. So rather than hunting for information, please find below answers to those simple, everyday questions:
Q. What is the date of the Weston Super Half 2023?
A. Sunday 16th April 2023.
Q. What time does the race start?
A. 10:15 AM.
Q. Where is the start/finish?
A. The half marathon will set off from Marine Parade - the finish will be at the end of the Grand Pier.
Q. How old must I be to enter?
A. You must be 17 years or older on race day. Younger runners can take part in the Community Mile.
Q. I have entered the race - how do I know my entry has been received?
A. If you entered online, you will receive a confirmation email shortly afterwards. If you have not received a confirmation email, please contact us at email@example.com.
Q. When will I receive my race pack?
A. Race packs will be sent out during the last two weeks leading up to the race.
Q. Can I run wearing an iPod, MP3 player or other personal stereo device?
A. We advise against the use of iPods, MP3 players or other personal stereo devices to ensure runners are able to hear any announcements or medical alerts.
Q. Can I sign up on the day?
A. No. All entries must have registered before race day.
Q. Do I need to register on the day after I've signed up?
A. No. Just come along and line up in your allocated start pen.
Q. Where is the race village?
A. The race village is on Marine Parade.
Q. Can I run in fancy dress?
A. Yes, as long as it is not obstructive to other runners.
Q. Is there a cut-off time for runners?
A. At 3 hours 30 minutes, any participants remaining on the course will be asked to move onto the pavement.
Q. Will there be pacers?
A. Yes. We have pacers from 1 hour 30 minutes at 30 minutes intervals up to 2 hours 30 minutes.
Q. Can I have a refund if I can no longer take part?
A. You are entitled to a refund within the first 7 days of signing up (the cooling off period). After this period no refunds will be offered.
Q. Can I defer my entry to 2024?
A. You can defer your entry to 2024 for an admin fee of £10. Please note you can only defer once and cannot defer for a second time if you deferred from our 2022 event.
Q. Can I change details of my entry, including name or address?
A. Once registered - you may change any details for an admin fee of £10. Please make sure you enter your details correctly when registering.
Q. Can I give my entry / race pack to someone else if I can't run?
A. You must not, under any circumstances, give your race number to anyone else. Among other potential problems, doing so may cause problems of identification for the event medical services in the event of any accident or injury.