Exe Estuary
50K, Marathon & Half Marathon - 2nd Oct 2022

Sunday 2nd October 2022

50k Ultra, Marathon or Half Marathon multi-terrain routes along the Exe Estuary and South West Coast Path

Exe Estuary 50K Ultra

Multi-terrain 50k along the Exe Estuary and South West Coast Path

 Starting at Budleigh Salterton by the beach, you will do a 5 mile section by the River Otter and then head along the picturesque South West Coast Path to Exmouth, your route then follows the Exe Estuary up through the villages of  Lympstone and Topsham, here you turn around and you retrace your steps back down the Exe Estuary to Exmouth and rejoin the South West Coast Path to the finish at Budleigh Salterton.

The route is multi-terrain and is easy to navigate on Country Lanes, Riverside Paths and coast path trails but we will have extra signage, markings and some marshals along the route. The roads you will run on are quiet but are not closed roads and there are some road crossings, any busy road crossings will be marshaled. 

For the finishers of the Ultra there is a bespoke medal.
There is a generous 9 Hour Cut-Off for the Ultra.

The Exe Estuary Ultra is a cupless event, all runners will need to bring there own cup or bottle. 

Aid Stations at Mile 4.8, 9, 13.8, 18, 22.3 and 27. 

Route map can be seen at https://my.viewranger.com/route/details/MzkyMDgzMg== 
Start time 8am
Mandatory Kit - Ability to carry 500ml of water, Mobile Phone with Race Emergency number stored, £20 Cash, Food/Gels/Nutrition, Showerproof Jacket (we may advise the day before event day if the jacket is needed).


Ultra Affiliated £38
Ultra Unaffiliated £40

Exe Estuary Marathon

Multi-terrain Marathon along the Exe Estuary and South West Coast Path

Starting at Budleigh Salterton by the beach, you head along the picturesque South West Coast Path to Exmouth, here you join the Exe Estuary and follow it up through the villages of Lympstone and Topsham, at the Topsham Aid Station you turn around and retrace your steps all the way back to the finish line at Budleigh Salterton. 

The route is multi-terrain and is easy to navigate on Country Lanes, Riverside Paths and coast path trails but we will have extra signage, markings and some marshals along the route. The roads you will run on are quiet but are not closed roads. 

For the finishers of the Marathon there is a bespoke medal.
There is a generous 8 Hour Cut-Off for the Marathon.

Start time 9am 

The Exe Estuary Marathon is a cupless event, all runners will need to bring there own cup or bottle. 

Aid stations at miles 4.2, 9, 13.1, 17.4 and 22 

Route map can be seen here https://my.viewranger.com/route/details/MzkyMDg5Mg== 

Mandatory Kit - Ability to carry 500ml of water, Mobile Phone with Race Emergency number stored, £20 Cash, Food/Gels/Nutrition, Showerproof Jacket (we may advise the day before event day if the jacket is needed).

Marathon Affiliated Entry £33
Marathon Unaffiliated Entry £35

Exe Estuary Half Marathon

Multi-terrain Half-Marathon along the Exe Estuary

The route starts at Budleigh Salterton by the beach, you follow the picturesque South West Coast Path to Exmouth, you run the length of Exmouth Prom to the Aid Station at Imperial Recreation Ground, here you turn around and retrace your steps back to the finish line by the beach at Budleigh Salterton. 

The route is multi-terrain  and is easy to navigate on coastal trails and along Exmouth Prom, but we will have extra signage, markings and some marshals along the route.

For the finishers of the Half Marathon there is a bespoke medal.
There is a generous 5 Hour Cut-Off for the Half Marathon.

The Exe Estuary Half Marathon is a cupless event, all runners will need to bring there own cup or bottle.

Start time 9.30am
Aid station at miles 4.2 and 9.2

Recommended Kit - Ability to carry 500ml of water, Mobile Phone with Race Emergency number stored.

Half Marathon Affiliated Entry £28

Half Marathon Unaffiliated Entry £30

Minimum Age 18

Medical cover provided by TEAMSS Medical Services

Upon signup you may be offered Refund Protect Insurance, this is an option added by Race Nation (the entry system proivder), it is nothing to do with Winding Paths Ltd, we do not receive any money or have anything to do with this insurance option.