How to get here:Rough Fields
Padfield Main Road,
0161 703 5806
Why should I enter the 2023 Hero Half Marathon race?
You’ll be part of one of the fastest growing running events in the North West.
- All finishers will receive the commemorative Tour of Tameside Hell Half Marathon medal
- You will receive free chip timing and race results online
- Water will be supplied at the middle and end of the race
- Marshalled race route on closed roads
- Route markers every 1 km
- Onsite car parking
The Hero Half Marathon journey takes the field of runners along the Longdendale Trail, a disused railway line which is ideal for achieving a PB time.
How will the day work?
Please note the below should be used as a guide only and is subject to change.
8.00-8.30 AM: We advise you get to Rough Fields, Padfield Main Road early to ensure you secure your parking space. You will see the start gantry at Rough Fields.
9.00–9.30 AM: Please feel free to wander around our Athlete’s Village area. Here we have lots of supporter refreshments and products on offer from our partners. Please also ensure you leave yourself time to chat to us if needed at the race HQ.
9.45 AM: We are offering a free warm up for anyone who is interested. Please head over to the start area to prepare for the run.
10.00 AM: Ready. Steady. Go!
1.00PM: Results from the day can be found on www.tdl.co.uk. We will crown our male, female and age category winners.
2.00PM onwards: Please ensure you get home safely and rest for the very final Tour of Tameside Stage, the Dr Ron Hyde 7 Mile race.
Prize Money is in the form of a CHARITY DONATION to a charity of the winners choice
Male & Female 1st = £100
Male & Female 2nd = £75
Male & Female = £50