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Ironbridge Half Marathon has now closed and you will not be able to sign-up for it. Please check the Organiser's Description for any organiser updates.
This event is in a testing state, and is not open for public sign-ups until the organiser has launched it.

Organiser's Description

Ironbridge Half Marathon

Telford Harriers are proud to bring you the Ironbridge Half Marathon.

Please visit the for further details.

Location: Starting and ending at the arena in Telford Town Park, Hinkshay Road, Telford, TF3 4EP
Start time: 10:00 AM



The Route will be marked in miles and the course is a down and up multi-surface one lap loop. Start at the arena in Telford Town Park, running through the Town Park and down the Silkin Way, run past Blists Hill Museum and Coalport China Museum into the Severn Gorge. You follow the old Severn Valley railway line past Maws craft centre and the Tile Works/Museum. Once you have crossed the worlds first Iron Bridge you run over the Ironbridge itself, through Coalbrookdale and Rough Park back up onto the Silkin Way to the arena. 


Mile 1 – Leave arena and head towards rugby club, a small loop in the town park 

Mile 2 – Onto the Silkin Way 

Mile 3 – Continuing along the Silkin Way joining onto Legges Way 

Mile 4 – Past the Blists Hill Museum continuing on the Silkin Way 

Mile 5 – Coalport China Museum and crossing Coalport Bridge 

Mile 6 – Across other side of the River Severn on Salthouse Road 

Mile 7 – Passing Jackfield Tile Museum 

Mile 8 – Across the famous Ironbridge and passing the Ironbridge Gorge Museum 

Mile 9 – Through Station Road, Coach Road and Darby Road 

Mile 10 – Through Rough Park and past the Balancing Lakes 

Mile 11 – Heading towards the Silkin Way 

Mile 12 – Along the Silkin Way 

Mile 13 – Back into the Arena 


Please follow the race Marshalls, signs & any Police instructions. Failure to do so may result in this event not being held next year. Once again there is a cut off time of 3 hours, at 1pm all marshals and timekeepers will be withdrawn. 


Headphones please be aware you are not allowed to wear headphones during the race. Anyone spotted wearing these will be disqualified. 




There will be 4 water stations and these are situated: 

Water station 1 – 3 miles – on the Silkin Way near the Queensway junction 
Water station 2 – 6 miles – Coalport Road just over the bridge 
Water station 3 – 9 miles – School Road before heading to Rough Park 
Water station 4 – 11 miles – on the Silkin Way near the Queensway junction 




When you have crossed the finish line please keep moving through the finish funnel to collect your medal, T-shirt and goody bag. 

Water will be available to all runners on completion of the race.

Prizes will be available for age category winners.


Terms and Conditions 

We cannot offer refunds or deferrals.

Transfers will be allowed at a cost of £5.00

Early Bird pricing £29 Until 1 October 2023, £31 until 1 November 2023 then £35.00 thereafter


01 Oct 2023£27.00£29.00
01 Nov 2023£29.00£31.00
23 Mar 2024 12:00£33.00£35.00

*Discounted for members of clubs affiliated to any of EA WA SA

For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge

Dates and Status

Date: 24/03/2024

10:00:00 - 13:00:00

Status: Closed

Total Places: 500

Places Available: ??



Paula Johnston



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