MBNA Chester Marathon 2017
- When: Sunday 8 October 2017
- Where: Chester
- Distance: 26.2 miles or 26.2km (16.3
- No registration fee
- Minimum sponsorship: £200
Join this world-class event with St John
Ambulance and join the team that saves lives. St John
Ambulance has been chosen as the official charity partner for the
MBNA Chester Marathon 2017 and we’ve got a limited number of FREE
spaces available to anyone who can commit to raising £200 to
support our vital work.
The stunning route through the historic City
of Chester will be lined with our volunteer first aiders, there to
help those who need it, as well as cheer you on!
Want to join, but don't think you can do a full marathon? Do
a "metric" marathon for us.
The 26.2 mile race, even offers a shorter,
Metric Marathon alternative (26.2km = 16.3 miles) for those
who would like the ideal stepping stone from a half marathon to a
full, with the same level of support provided.
So no matter your fitness, speed or level of
experience, get involved and get racing for St John Ambulance!
*link will open an email to our events team.
How we'll support you
Run for us and we’ll be with you every step of the way –
literally. Our dedicated volunteers will be lining the route, ready
if you need them to pick you up, dust you down and get you over the
finish line. We’ll give you advice on training, a running vest and
fundraising support to help you hit your fundraising
Our support package includes:
- • a dedicated coordinator
- • training and fundraising packs
- • a St John Ambulance running vest
- • a monthly e-newsletter providing additional support and
- • publicity support and advice from the St John Ambulance PR
- • cheers of support from the St John Ambulance team out on the
- • a souvenir certificate to commemorate your awesome
Already got a place in the Chester Marathon?
If you already have your own place, we would love to have you on
our team. We don’t have a minimum sponsorship target, but any funds
you can raise would be hugely appreciated.
For any questions please email us or call