Loch Ness Marathon 2023

Loch Ness Marathon 2023 - Inverness, United Kingdom

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Loch Ness Marathon 2023
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Information about Loch Ness Marathon 2023

Running event name: Loch Ness Marathon 2023

Date and Time: Sun 01/10/2023 10:00

City: Inverness



Country: United Kingdom

Latitude and longitude: 57.477773 -4.224721

About the event:
The Baxters Loch Ness Marathon is quite possibly one of the most stunning marathons in the world. With spectacular scenery, fantastic atmosphere and a truly memorable experience – it’s no wonder it is on the bucket list for so many runners from around the world.

“Breathtakingly beautiful”, “friendly atmosphere”, “flawless organisation”, “felt like a festival not just a race” are just some of the comments we had from our runners in the past so why not come and experience it for yourself?

The Loch Ness Marathon follows a spectacular point-to-point route alongside world famous Loch Ness, starting in an atmospheric moorland setting and continues through stunning Highland scenery, taking you along the south-eastern shores of Loch Ness, across the River Ness, to finish in Inverness, capital city of the Highlands.

Why not make a Highland weekend of it and come with family or friends? There’s plenty to entertain runners and spectators over the weekend with a free Sports Expo, Baxters Food & Drink Fayre, live music, kids’ activities and a Wee Nessie for under-5s.

The Marathon will start on the high ground between Fort Augustus and Foyers (B862) and will drop down to the banks of Loch Ness at Foyers (B852). From there, the route follows the loch’s south eastern shore, heading north east towards Dores on the northern tip of the loch. From Dores, the race heads directly into the centre of Inverness (B862), turning left over the main road bridge and left again for the last half mile along the River Ness to the finish at Bught Park in the centre of Inverness.

Other notes:

Virtual Race? No

Trail? No

Cross country event? No

Multi-stage event? No

Initiatives for children and families: No information

How to apply and entry fee:
Your entry fee includes commemorative finisher’s medal, finisher’s technical t-shirt, goody bag, electronic timing (Marathon and River Ness 10K & 10K Corporate Challenge), downloadable finisher’s certificate (from marathon photos live), complimentary post-race food, transport to the Start (Marathon) and a fantastic festival at the Finish.

Award Description:
Loch Ness Marathon
1st Male / Female : £1500 & Baxters Stag
2nd Male / Female : £750 & Quaich
3rd Male / Female : £500 & Quaich
4th Male / Female : £200 & Quaich
5th Male / Female : £100 & Quaich

Male Veterans
1st / 2nd / 3rd Male over 40 : £100 / £65 / £35 Run4It vouchers & Quaich
1st / 2nd / 3rd Male over 50 : £100 / £65 / £35 Run4It vouchers & Quaich
1st / 2nd / 3rd Male over 60 : £100 / £65 / £35 Run4It vouchers & Quaich
1st Male over 70: £100 Run4It vouchers & Quaich

Female Veterans
1st / 2nd / 3rd Female over 40 : £100 / £65 / £35 Run4It vouchers & Quaich
1st / 2nd / 3rd Female over 50 : £100 / £65 / £35 Run4It vouchers & Quaich
1st / 2nd / 3rd Female over 60 : £100 / £65 / £35 Run4It vouchers & Quaich
1st Female over 70: £100 Run4It voucher & Quaich

Dressing rooms:

Aid stations:

Official website: https://www.lochnessmarathon.com


Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lochnessmarathon

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/lochnessmarathon

Twitter: https://twitter.com/nessmarathon

YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/@LochNessMarathon-Scotland

Contact 1 (name, email, phone):        

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Flier: Not available

Final ranking: Not available

Loch Ness Marathon 2023 course

Length Race type Terrain type Course map
Race 1 42.195 km
(26.224 mi)
Marathon Not available 42.195 km course map

3D animation of the 42.195 km path
Discover the race route of the Loch Ness Marathon 2023, 42.195 km, by clicking on the link or on the map below.
Loch Ness Marathon 2023, 42.195 km race course map
3D animation of the 42.195 km path
Race 2 10 km
(6.215 mi)
Competitive race Not available Not available
Race 3 5 km
(3.108 mi)
Non-competitive race Not available Not available

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