Race Information

Event Start Times

The 2024 Vitality Membership Lisburn Half Marathon, 10K Road Race & Fun Run will take place on Wednesday 19th June, starting at Lagan Valley LeisurePlex. Below are the start times for each event:

Race Starting Time
Half Marathon 6.50pm
10K Road Race 7.05pm
Fun Run 7.20pm

 

Registration

Registration for all races is available online. Once you register and make payment, you will receive a confirmation email along with collection details for your entry pack.  Packs will contain:

  • Fun Runners - T-shirt and Race Number (those who have opt to plant a tree will only receive a race number)
  • Half Marathon & 10K Runners -T-shirt, Race Number and Champion Chip Automatic Timing Device  (those who have opt to plant a tree will only receive a race number)

All participants will also receive a medal when they cross the finish line.

Please note, your race number must be pinned to the front of your running vest and is non-transferable. No number = no medal!!!

Race Pack Collections 

All runners who entered the Vitality Membership Lisburn Half Marathon, 10K Road Race and Fun Run before Friday 6th June, your race packs will be posted out this week.

Anyone who has opt to collect or has registered after the 6th June, your pack will be available to collect from the Lagan Rooms at Lagan Valley LeisurePlex on the following dates and times:

  • Monday 17th June - 3pm - 7pm
  • Tuesday 18th June - 12 noon - 9pm
  • Wednesday 19th June -  12 noon onwards

Please bring either the email or text stating your race number, name and t-shirt size.

Please note, those who have opt to plant a tree will only receive a race number. 

If you have any queries, please contact Glenn Grant- championchipireland@googlemail.com

Bag Drop

There will be a manned bag drop located in Lagan Room 2 inside Lagan Valley LeisurePlex from 4pm until 10pm.

Water Stops

Water stations for Half Marathon & 10KM

Eastwood Motors (Moira Rd), - approx. 1.9 miles

Priesthill Zion Chruch, Kesh Road – approx. 4.4 miles

Blaris Road Inlet at Cool FM van – approx. 11 miles

Safety

To ensure everyone experiences a safe run, we are advising participants not to wear earphones. This rule is not enforced by the Council, but is a stipulation set by the International Association of Athletics Federations UK Athletics. For further details in relation to this rule, please visit www.britishathletics.org.uk/competitions/rules (p175, Rule 240)

Competitors should arrive changed and ready to run no later than 6.00pm. Very limited changing facilities will be available at Lagan Valley LeisurePlex. Please come prepared in suitable attire for the weather conditions.

In the event of thunder and lightning, the event will be postponed or cancelled.

Timing Chip

Half Marathon and 10K runners must attach their Champion Chip automatic timing device to back of their race number. Runners failing to finish with their timing device attached will not have their time recorded and will not be eligible for any prizes.


Prizes

Competitors in the Half Marathon, 10K race and Fun Run will receive a medal as they cross the finish line.

The below accomplishments will also receive a bonus cash price for achieving the below places.

Half Marathon

CategoryPlaceMale & Female
Open1st£500
2nd£250
3rd£150
4th£100
5th£75
40+1st£75
2nd£60
45+1st£55
2nd£50
50+1st£50
2nd£45
55+1st£40
2nd£35
60+1st£35
2nd£30
65+1st£30
2nd£25
Wheelchair1st£75
2nd£25
Male Team1st£100
Female Team1st£100

10K Road Race

CategoryPlaceMale & Female
Open1st£275
2nd£200
3rd£150
4th£100
5th£75
40+1st£70
2nd£60
45+1st£50
2nd£40
50+1st£40
2nd£30
55+1st£40
2nd£30
60+1st£30
2nd£20
65+1st£30
2nd£20
Wheelchair1st£50
Male Team1st£75
Female Team1st£75

Please note age category prizes for the Lisburn Half Marathon and 10K are awarded on merit. For example: the best 40+ winner will include everyone over 40.  So a 50+ or 55+ could win the 40+ category. 

Event Course Record
An additional £200 will be awarded to the male and female participant who break the Half Marathon course record (first home); records are as follows:

Male – 64:10
Female – 74:59

Encourage your family and friends to come along to show their support. We are looking forward to seeing you all cross the finish line!! Good luck!