The Brass Monkey 2017

The Brass Monkey 2017

Information and registration

15 January 2017

York Brass Monkey Half Marathon

Race date is Sunday 15th January 2017 at 10am


Whether you are a keen club runner, doing your first half, or just running for fun, this is the road race for you. A flat and fast course with 1,750 places available. Now in its 35th year.

Please note that all runners must be 18 or older on the day of the race.

Follow the Brass Monkey Half Marathon Facebook page for the latest news/updates.

Race instructions, bib numbers and your disposable timing chip will be posted out in advance.

All finishers will receive a commemorative Brass Monkey technical T-shirt, select your size during the registration process.


UKA Affiliated club members: £22 plus a small transaction fee charged for debit/credit card processing

Non-affiliated runners: £24 plus a small transaction fee charged for debit/credit card processing

There will be no registrations on the day.


2014, 2015, 2016



The race is based at York Racecourse (Google map HERE) and we once again have use of the Ebor Stand for the provision of hot & cold drinks and light refreshments*, toilets, baggage storage and limited changing facilities. (*subject to a small charge).


Limited free parking is available. Please follow signs and directions.


The race is not suitable for wheelchairs.

MP3s, Ipods, wearing of headphones are not permitted (for safety reasons.)

For logistical reasons there is a 2h:45m cut off time for completing the course.


Male – Paul Martelletti (2011) – 01:05:21
Female – Hayley Haining (2008) – 01:11:46


UKAthletics Road Race Licence has been applied for, the course is certified accurate by the Association of UK Course Measurers, and we have UK Athletics /BARR Gold Grade.

 Event information
15 January 2017
York Racecourse
See map below
Registration is closed

 More information
York Knavesmire Harriers

In case of questions about the event please contact York Knavesmire Harriers:

The Brass Monkey 2017

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