ARCHIVED RACE: Barns Green Half Marathon @ Barns Green, Horsham, West Sussex, United Kingdom on 02 October 2016

Race Info & Description

Race Information:

  • Event Name: Barns Green Half Marathon
  • Distance (Miles): 13.1
  • Date: 02 October 2016
  • Start Time:
  • Venue: Barns Green
  • Best Time (Men): 1 hr 04 min 28 sec
  • Best Time (Women): 1 hr 17 min 42 sec
  • Organised By: Barns Green Half Marathon Committee
  • Race Website: Click Here.

Race Facilities

  • Has Toilets? Yes
  • Has Changing Facilities? No
  • Has Water Stations? Yes - Multiple Water Stations
  • Has Prizes / Awards? Yes - Has Awards or Prizes

Race Description

Barns Green Half Marathon, Runners World 2012 best half marathon

The Barns Green Half Marathon, near Horsham, West Sussex, is run on traffic free closed roads through the beautiful Sussex countryside, passing through the historic Christ’s Hospital school. We have live music, food, entertainment, and a funfair at the start/finish. Along the route there are water stations, distance markers, marshals and of course the support of all the locals and spectators. We provide a medal and goody bag for each finisher, secure baggage storage and free parking.

Feedback from Social Media

“My favourite half. Wonderful scenic route and lots of fresh country air. What is there not to enjoy!”

Thank you, you were all excellent and a very welcome sight this morning as I ran the course x

Awesome race! Loved it Thanks

Hi there. Great race today. Very well organised and enjoyed my first Barns Green Half.

Great Running BG Half Marathon today, big shout out to all the volunteers and helpers who made it enjoyable. Top event.

Thank you for organising such a terrific event, the organisation, course and marshals are all first class.


There is a £250 prize for beating the men or women’s course record: women 1 hour 17 minutes and 42 seconds and men 1 hour, 4 minutes and 28 seconds. Prizes are awarded to the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th open male and female and also 1st and 2nd male and female in the veteran 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70+ categories. There is also a prize for male and female club teams, 3 to score, based on cumulative time.

There is a cash prize for the best fancy dress.

We hope you can join us for another successful half marathon.

For more information visit our website


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