Norfolk Showground Dereham Road Norwich NR5 0TT
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Larking Gowen Norwich Half Marathon

Sunday 24 November 2024: 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Good Running Events looks forward to welcoming thousands of runners of all abilities and ages to Norfolk Showground, for the return of the Larking Gowen Norwich Half Marathon.

Taking place on Sunday 24th November 2024 and organised by Good Running Events, the Larking Gowen Norwich Half Marathon has long been a major event in the East Anglian running calendar. 

With a start and finish based within the Norfolk Showground site and a super scenic route along closed roads through the countryside in the Heart of Norfolk, do not miss the return of this iconic event.

Registration Open: 8.30am
Half Marathon Start: 10.30am
Event close: 2:00pm

Age limits –
17+ for the Half Marathon.

A bespoke medal, and goodie bag will be available to all runners. Chip Timing is in operation on the Half Marathon. Trophies are awarded to the top three male and female runners, and first male and female in each age category.

The race will start and finish at Norfolk Showground, and the event features roads that are fully closed for the purpose of the event. The course will be marshalled and clearly signposted. Unfortunately no pets, wheelchairs or prams are able to be used within the race.

The Event Village will be open from 8:30am.

Further details regarding race packs will be made available nearer the event. On receipt of your bib number, Runners MUST write their name, any medical condition, emergency contact name and contact number on reverse of their race number where requested.

Please follow all signage and Marshal’s directions at all times and keep to the left unless instructed otherwise. There is a cutoff of 3.5hours for this event.

Medical teams will be present onsite – if you feel pain, experience dizziness or any other symptoms immediately stop running and seek help from a marshal, who can radio through for medical assistance.

There will be at least 4 water stations out on the course.

In ear Headphones are strictly prohibited from the race. Bone conducting headphones are permitted – so long as you can still hear marshal instructions clearly.

Unfortunately, refunds are not available, but if you are unable to run on the day, transfers are available on the website until 23:59 on 10th November 2024. After this date, PLEASE DO NOT pass your race number to someone else. If this is identified, both the runner and ‘new runner’ will be disqualified, banned from future races and referred to the permit regulators.

Ample parking is available at the Norfolk Showground.

The organisers accept no responsibility for runners vehicles, contents, or baggage. Further details about any baggage and key drop facilities will be confirmed within the pre race instructions email – sent one week before the event.

Photos and video will be taken on the day, and details shared with runners in the post race email and on social media.

Entries are non-refundable and unfortunately cannot be deferred but transfers to another runner are available until midnight on 10/11/2024. Login to transfer your entry.


Sunday 24 Nov 2024:
8:30 am - 2:00 pm