TERMS & CONDITIONS

Below are the race terms & conditions. It is the responsibility of those taking part to read and understand these prior to the race.

TERMS & CONDITIONS

By entering our races you agree to abide by the following terms and conditions:

  • Entrants must be 17 years or older on race day to enter the Shrewsbury Half Marathon.
  • These races are registered by UK Athletics and run under their rules for competition. Runners must abide by the UK Athletics rules.
  • Copies of our current race licences will appear here.
  • The courses are accurately measured by a qualified UKA official, and the current course measurement certificates will appear here.
  • Entry fees are not refundable, except in the case of total cancellation of an event. The race organisers reserve the right to delay or suspend a race due to emergency or extraordinary conditions, and in this case no refund will be payable.
  • Entries cannot be deferred. Entrants can transfer their entry to a replacement runner. Any runner competing in another person’s race number will be disqualified.
  • The race organisers reserve the right to refuse or cancel applications, including duplicate applications, or alter the date of the event, the course route or distance.
  • Runners and spectators attend, participate and spectate at their own risk entirely.
  • The race organisers, sponsors, charities, suppliers and/or their agents will not be liable for any injury, loss or expense which may arise in consequence of your participation in any of our events.
  • All runners are required to complete the contact and medical details form on the back of their race number in case of medical emergency on race day.
  • Your name will be included in the list of runners, shown on race results and available for athlete tracking.
  • You may be photographed or videoed during the events and the organisers reserve the right to use such photographs on this website or for publicity or other purposes.
  • Toilet facilities are provided at the start & finish, urinating or defecating anywhere other than in a recognised toilet may result in disqualification.
  • If you are issued with a timing chip, then you are responsible for wearing the timing chip during the event in accordance with instructions in the race details. It is a condition of the events that you cross all timing mats provided, and are recorded passing any timing or recording points on the route.
  • Late starters may not be allowed to cross the start line.
  • Race marshalls and medical team members have the authority to disqualify and remove any runner they consider to be putting their own safety and welfare, or the safety and welfare of others at risk.
  • In the event of any dispute the decision of the Race Referee and Race Director shall be final.
  • A baggage facility may be provided and whilst the organisers will take care to secure possessions, no responsibility will be accepted for loss or damage.
  • The race organisers will share data with service providers to the extent necessary to provide event services. The organiser will share with associated race charities data on the athletes fundraising for those charities.
  • Runners must be able to complete the events in 3:30 hours.
  • Our terms and conditions are reviewed periodically and we reserve the right to amend them accordingly. You are expected to review this page, to be aware of any changes.