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 impact of Coronavirus COVID-19?
A. We continue to closely monitor the situation relating to the spread of COVID-19 and noting the updates and advice given by the NHS and our local authority and public health team.
The government's advice is that all mass participation events should still go ahead. We are working full steam ahead to make Weston Super Half a great day for all our runners and spectators.
Entrants will be notified should this situation change.
Q. What is the date of the Weston Super Half 2020?
A. Sunday 29th March 2020.
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 do entries close?
A. Entries close13th March.
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. We only accept entries for the Community Mile on the 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 transfer my entry to someone else?
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.
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.