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Challenge Events, Sun 1 Oct 2017


Great Cumbrian Run

Great Cumbrian Run


Castle Way,


13.1 Mile Half Marathon through the historic border city of Carlisle.

Now in it’s 35th year, the Half Marathon will start from the magnificent Carlisle Castle, crossing Castle Way and heading through Carlisle city centre before heading out into the countryside and through the picturesque villages of Cumwhinton, Wetheral and Scotby.

Baby changing facilitiesEnglish Heritage PropertyGift shopPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groups

Also welcomes dogs on leads. Has exhibition.

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 1 Oct 2017 10:00
The start of the Half Marathon will take place at Carlisle Castle at 10:00 prompt. All runners should be at the start 30 minutes before. Runners should congregate in the castle grounds as directed by race marshals.


For entry prices, and full details on how to enter, visit the Great Cumbrian Run website (see contact details).

Events at this Venue

date event
Sun 1 Oct Great Cumbrian Run



See location of Carlisle Castle on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: NY 396562  Lat: 54.89687 Long: -2.94330

In Carlisle city centre. Follow Castle Street, past Carlisle Cathedral on left. At main road, take underpass to the castle.

Carlisle Train Station is about 10 minutes walk away.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Carlisle station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • English Heritage PropertyEnglish Heritage Property
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups

Also welcomes dogs on leads. Has exhibition.