Active Leisure Events are the organisers behind the multi award winning MBNA Chester Marathon (26.2 miles), which has been newly crowned 2018’s Best Marathon Under 5,000 Runners and is the host for the England Athletics Age Group Masters. The MBNA Chester Metric Marathon (26.2 km), a unique distance for runners looking for a marathon between the half and full distances. One of the UK’s longest running and largest half marathons, the Essar Chester Half Marathon (13.1 miles). And the brand new, sell-out Chester 10K (6.2 miles).
As runners ourselves we are passionate about delivering what for us would be the perfect race; a premier quality, competitively priced race which caters for the needs of runners of all abilities and speeds, combined with friendliness and personal touches which are unique to us. Come run with us and find out for yourselves why our races are ranked as some of the best in the UK.