2024 Blackpool Half Marathon: Training plans, distance, date, location, and more

Find out all you need to know about the Blackpool Half Marathon – including how to choose the best training plan to get race-ready and set a new personal best.

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About the event

The Half Marathon at the Blackpool Festival of Running provides a fantastic opportunity for runners to experience Blackpool's coastal beauty over a half marathon distance. The course showcases the best of Blackpool, with views of the beach, the promenade, and famous landmarks, all on a flat terrain that appeals to both seasoned and novice runners. This race is an excellent chance for participants to enjoy a mix of urban and seaside running in a lively and supportive atmosphere. The Blackpool Festival of Running Half Marathon is an opportunity to experience the unique blend of Blackpool’s seaside charm and the exhilaration of a flat and fast race.

Date: 

Sun
Apr 21
2024

Location: 

Blackpool, United Kingdom

Distance

21.1km

Elevation profile: 

Flat

Website: 

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Number of participants: 

How to train for Blackpool Half Marathon: Blackpool Half Marathon training plans for every runner

To train for Blackpool Half Marathon, you’ll need a personalized training plan and to build up your weekly mileage progressively.

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  • Automatically adjusts your mileage and types of runs to help you perform at your best
  • Incorporates deloads and strength training
  • Helps you manage your recovery and nutrition

Having a plan will also help with accountability, meaning that you can focus purely on improving your running game.

Check out our personalized Half Marathon training plans to find the one that best suits your goals.

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