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Maidstone Marathon

The Maidstone Marathon is held every year on a Sunday - see the calendar for details of this year's race.  Pre-entries by Friday, ok Saturday at the very latest, using either of the attachments below or via HRM software to marathon@maidstonecanoeclub.net

About the marathon

The Maidstone Marathon race is run on the river Medway close to Maidstone Town Centre. It is a divisional race which is part of the LSE Hasler Marathon Series. The race includes divisions 1 to 10 singles (k1), 2 to 9 doubles (k2), and U12M, U12F, U10M, U10F Lightnings. Registration will be from 10:00 and the races will start at 12:00. 

 

Course schedule:

 

  • Div. 2 & 3 Doubles 19 km 4P
  • Div. 1,2 & 3 Singles 19 km 4P
  • Div. 4,5 & 6 Doubles 15 km 2P
  • Div. 4,5 & 6 Singles 15 km 2P
  • Div. 7, 8 & 9 Doubles 8 km 0P
  • Div. 7, 8, 9 & 10 Singles 8 km 0P
  • Lightning 4 km 0P

All courses are deep water, suitable for understern rudders.

There are changing rooms and toilets provided at the club for your convenience. Refreshments will be on sale throughout the day and a selection of free food is provided for competitors after they have finished their event.

Entry Form:

marathon entry form (Word doc)