Can I have a refund if I can’t run?

Unfortunately we are unable to offer refunds.  This is due to the costs associated in the preparation and planning of the event.

Am I able to give my place to someone else?

No – We are unable to allow name changes once you have entered the race.

What are the start time and location of the race?

08:45* – Wheelchair Athletes
09:00* – Elite Athlete and Wave 1
09:15* – Wave 2

The 2017 race will start and finish on Oxford Street.

*Times to be confirmed nearer Race Day

Where is the Race Village ?

The Race Village will be situated in Castle Square  near the big screen.

Is there a baggage area?

Yes, there will be a bag drop located on Upper Princess Way.

Will water be available on the course?

Brecon Carreg are our Hydration partner and will be providing water along the route.

Water stops will be at Miles 3, 6, 9, 12 and finish line

What’s in my race pack?

Race packs will be sent out to all participants two – four weeks before the race. Your race pack contains your race number with integrated timing chip and your race day guide along with safety pins and other relevant information.

Do I need to register on the day?

No – there will be no entry or registration on the day for half marathon.

Is there a cut off time for runners?

All roads will re-open at 2pm, runners still on the course at 1pm will be moved onto the pavement if they wish to continue.

Are there toliets on the course?

Yes, there will be toilets located throughout the course, for more details download the route map here: www.swanseahalfmarathon.co.uk/file/2016/05/SHM_RDG_2016_RouteMap_A.pdf

Can I get a massage after the race?

Yes there will be a team of sports therapists at the Race Village, this is pre-book only,

http://www.bwtherapy.co.uk/booking/

Should I suffer an injury on race day what support is available?

Professional medical staff will be available at the Start/Finish line, in the LC2 car park and along the course should you face difficulties.

Can I raise money for my chosen charity?

Yes, you will need to contact them directly for a fundraising pack.

Will there be a photographer on the day?

Yes, you will be able to purchase your official race photographs.

Can I run in fancy dress?

Running in fancy dress is welcomed, however if your outfit is likely to impede other runners please contact info@swanseahalfmarathon.co.uk

Can I run with Headphones?

We do not actively promote the wearing of headphones however should you wish to do so please wear one ear bud to allow you to listen to all race briefing information.