Info: This event has been cancelled.
Please note that the deadline for getting a souvenir T-Shirt is midnight 14th March 2020. Entries after this date will receive a medal and pint, but no t-shirt. We need to get the order in!
If you are coming by ferry, make sure you book via the link below as the SteamPacket has event specific offers.
The full marathon route is a point to point race from Ramsey in the North to Port Erin in the South, with the half marathon starting in St Johns and following the second part of the route. It is NOT, as the name suggests, a navigation 'Mountain Marathon' (such as the LAMM and OMM). The name is the traditional title from 1970, when the race was first contested.
There is a limited option for bag drops. Some check points provide water and the mid way check point at St John's will provide food - see website for details.
There will be post race massage available for donations.
Distance – 50.5km (Marathon) 22km (Half Marathon)
Ascent – 2600m (Marathon) 800m (Half Marathon)
Category – A/Superlong (Marathon), B/Long (Half Marathon)
Start – Marathon: Market Place, Ramsey (GR. 453943) 8am
Half Marathon: Slieau Whallian back road (GR.277815, short walk from registration area) 1pm
Teams - To consist of 3 or 4 runners with the best 3 to count. Winners will be determined by aggregate time of best 3 runners.
Transport will be provided from Port Erin, Douglas and Laxey to the start in Ramsey. If needed, you will be given the option to sign up for transport in March, when you hopeully know where you will be staying.
Both races finish at the Bradda Glen Restaurant in Port Erin, where there will be food and drinks. Race entrants can buy a meal in advance at the discounted rate of £5.00, or buy a meal on the day for the usual price of £10.00. The food is served carvery style, with a good mix of hot and cold options. Vegan, vegetarian and meat based dishes are available. You will be given the option to buy a meal on the next page. This is also the venue for the prize giving which will be held between 5:30pm and 6:30pm.
Full and Half MMM runners will receive a commemorative T-shirt*, a bespoke finishers medal and a pint of Bushy's ale as part of the entry fee. (*T-shirt only if entry is before the 14th March )
Further details of both races can be found on the website.
Details of ferry deals can be found here.