Saturday September 12th, 2020
Larne, Northern Ireland
Distance: Half Marathon · 10K
Welcome to the new Antrim Coast Half Marathon hosted by Larne AC.
The redesigned P&O Ferries Antrim Coast Half Marathon (formerly Larne Half Marathon) course promises to be one of the flattest and fastest in the UK & Ireland, taking in many prominent landmarks & stunning scenery along the route.
In 2020 Larne AC are delighted to announce the addition of one of the finest International fields ever assembled on these shores. To date, no fewer than 7 Olympic finalists have confirmed entry in the elite race, in addition to International teams from England, Ireland, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
Starting at the Chaine Memorial tower built in 1888, the course sweeps through Larne town before moving onto the iconic Antrim Coast Road. The coasts stunning landscape was recognized by the makers of HBO’s Game of Thrones, who used the area extensively as one of their filming locations.
Turning homeward at Ballygally Castle the course offers one of the fastest finishes to any road race.
In addition to the confirmed World Class field & fast course the total prize fund has quadrupled with over £10k prize money on offer, with the local prize fund having doubled from last year.