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The 18th Folkestone Rotary Half Marathon

Date and time

10:00 am

Event Enquiries

Tel.: 01797 229955

Event Location

The Leas, near The Grand, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2XL

Event ID#


Event Category:

Running Events > Road Race

Event Description

18th Folkestone Rotary Half Marathon

Sunday September 24th 2023 at 10.00 am


Plus Children’s Race at 09:30 (before the main start)

Held under UK Athletics Rules. Licence applied for.

13.1 miles, from Folkestone to Hythe & back, mainly flat promenade & mainly traffic free.
Race organised by Folkestone Rotary Club (Charity no: 266883) in support of local and
international charities. Participants are encouraged to run for their chosen charity.

No headphones permitted other than bone conductor ones.

*** Medal to all finishers *** *** Spot prizes *** *** Chip timing ***
*** Souvenir Tech Shirt available to purchase ***
*** Changing Facilities *** *** Refreshments *** *** Massage *** *** Shop ***

Prizes/trophies for winners. Medal to every finisher plus spot prizes
Prizes: £100 for 1st Male and 1st Female finisher (sponsored by Ray Johnson – Race Director)
2nd & 3rd Males; 1st in Male Vet Categories 1-7; 1st Under 18;
1st Male Corporate Team (of 3)
2nd & 3rd Females, 1st in Female Vet Categories 1-7; 1st Under 18;
1st Female Corporate Team (of 3)

Venue: The Leas, near The Grand, Folkestone, Kent CT20 2XL

Race numbers will be sent around two weeks before race day. Entries after September 19th 2023 to be collected on the day.


This event closes in:

on 23/09/2023 at 11:59pm
(*subject to change without warning)

Event Terms

- I declare I am an amateur as defined by UK Athletics Laws and will abide by the laws and rules of UK Athletics. I accept that the organiser will not be liable for any loss, damage, action, claim, cost or expenses which may arise in the consequence of my participation in this race. I declare that I will not compete unless I am in good health on the day of the race and that in any event I will compete at my own risk. In the unlikely event of abandonment or cancellation, all or part of my entry fee may be retained for the management and administration of the event.

Event Options

**NOTE: Prices shown below include booking fees. Nothing extra will be added at the checkout.**

Options Age Restrictions Price Start time Maximum event entries

Date 24/09/2023 Number of people registered via BookitZone (includes offline count) - 0

Event limit: 1000 places
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Further information from the Organiser

Your tickets/race pack will be posted to you ahead of the event. If you have not received this within a couple of days prior to the event, please contact the Event Organiser using the details displayed on the event entry page.

Event Organiser

Name: Rachael Wood

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The 18th Folkestone Rotary Half Marathon

The Leas, near The Grand, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2XL

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