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Northstowe Half Marathon & Be Prepared 5K

The annual half marathon and 5K race in the new town of Northstowe.

  • 23rd April 2023
  • 9:30 am

The annual half marathon takes place through the developing town of Northstowe where the scenery is constantly changing, with landscaped open spaces, natural areas and innovative architecture. This multi-terrain course will take you past important historical features of neighbouring Longstanton and out into the surrounding countryside with its open skies and wide natural vistas.

Be Prepared 5k is a single-lap course in the natural and landscaped areas of the Water Parks. The new and established lakes offer an interesting mix of wildlife and spectacular views. All the profit from this run will support the 1st Northstowe Scouts Group.

Please see the website for more information.

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Did you know?

Bringing the river to life in raucous style each June, ‘The Bumps’ are a chaotic series of rowing races. In this Cambridge tradition, which dates back to the early 19th Century, boats set out in single file and must catch and touch, or ‘bump’, the boat ahead without being caught by the rowers on their tail.