2017 Race Report

2017 Race Report The rain fails to dampen the spirits… And a world record is broken! It’s the Waters Wilmslow Half Marathon One sure sign that spring is in the air… It’s the Weekend that all runners look forward to…the Waters Wilmslow Half Marathon. Although the gods...

2016 Race Report

Waters Wilmslow Half Marathon Sunday 3rd April Sunshine replaces April showers… Welcome to The Waters Wilmslow Half Marathon Dark clouds had gathered in the days preceding the race but as so often happens for this ever popular event, the clouds lifted and the sun...

2015 Race Report

Waters Wilmslow Half Marathon Sunday 22nd March Following three years of inclement weather, runners were greeted this year with clear skies, no wind and some early spring sunshine. This ever popular half marathon, had sold its 5300 available places by early in the New...

2014 Race Report

Sun, wind and hail greets the 30th running of the Waters® Wilmslow Half Marathon – report by Malcolm Fowler and Nick Bishop This ever popular event saw every one of the elements face the runners but still there were smiles all around as the thousands of runners...

2013 Race Report

29th Wilmslow Half Marathon, Sunday 24th March. Report by Malcolm Fowler and Nick Bishop What a difference a year makes! Twelve months ago, the Wilmslow Half Marathon was run in temperatures of over 20 degrees and runners were collapsing with heat exhaustion  due to...

2012 Race Report

With spring around the corner, the clocks changing, and warm sunshine in abundance, it can only mean one thing… the Asics Wilmslow Half Marathon. Sunday saw the 28th staging of this ever popular event and for the fourth year running, the race incorporated the English...

2011 Race Report

Ideal conditions for everyone! Report on the 2011 Wilmslow Half Marathon by Malcolm Fowler. Once again the Asics Wilmslow Half Marathon attracted thousands of runners to the streets of Wilmslow and Mobberley. With the race hosting the England Half Marathon...

2010 Race Report

Another very strong field – and Michelle goes even faster! Report on the 2010 Wilmslow Half Marathon by Malcolm Fowler. For the second consecutive year the Asics Wilmslow Half Marathon had been chosen to host the England Half Marathon Championships, which meant...

2009 Race Report

Largest ever! Report on the 2009 Wilmslow Half Marathon by Malcolm Fowler. This years Asics Wilmslow Half Marathon, incorporating the England Half Marathon Championships, was by far the largest in its 25 year history with 3905 runners completing the 13.1 mile course,...

2008 Race Report

Almost Perfect Weather! Report on the 2008 Wilmslow Half Marathon by Malcolm Fowler. The 3rd Sunday in March is generally Wilmslow Half Marathon day. But this year the 3rd Sunday was Easter Day, and with 2 inches of snow on the ground it’s a good job we...