The Watford Half Marathon is a very well-established race, its mainly along lovely country roads and lanes that are virtually traffic free.UK Athletics Gold Graded Event.The race incorporates the Hertfordshire County Veterans Half Marathon Championships.
The race has strong history with in the running community and has beentaking place for the past 40 years, on various courses in the Watford area. We attract runners from those graduating from Park Runs, to those training for spring marathons . The race is organised by the Watford Harriers, we have been organising athletics event on track, road and cross country for over 50 years. This is an event for Runners by Runners.
|2nd Male||1:10:04||Jack NIXON|
|3rd Male||1:10:18||Paul MARTELLETTI|
|4th Male||1:10:54||Luke DELDERFIELD|
|2nd Female||1:21:05||Hayley MUNN|
|3rd Female||1:22:42||Heather HANN|
|4th Female||1:22:55||Johanna DEAR|
|M 40-49||1:10:18||Paul MARTELLETTI|
|M 50-59||1:21:41||Paul HOGAN|
|M 60-69||1:20:56||Nigel RACKHAM|
|M 70+||1:39:52||Maurice OCONNELL|
|F 40-49||1:22:42||Heather HANN|
|F 50-59||1:27:09||Karima Jennifer Saliha HARRIS|
|F 60-69||1:55:26||Carol FISHER|
The race route follows the same course as the 2015 race. This is to avoid the areas in Croxley Green which are prone to flooding.
The race starts and finishes in Cassiobury Park in Watford, moving out to the villages of Buck Hills, Chandlers Cross, and skirting along the Grove Estate. The course is undulating.