Marathon entries in this Friday

THE APPLICATION deadline for next month’s Mablethorpe half and full marathon looms large, with the final entries required by this Friday, September 23.

The event takes place on Sunday, October 2, with hundreds of competitors from around the country descending the resort to take part.

This year’s new marathon and half-marathon route is designed to keep the competitors safer and offers scope for better finishing times.

Forms can be picked up from Mablethorpe Library, the Station Road Sports Centre. Tourist Information or the Mablethorpe Boatshed. They can also be downloaded online by visiting the website at

Volunteers are also required to help marshal the race, if you can help call 07546 040146 or pop into the Mablethorpe Boatshed to find out more.

Help to support what promises to be another huge local event!