Charles Darwin Day

Charles Darwin Day

Friday 7th February 2025 10.00am

Come and join us for the old mans birthday celebrations...
Choice of 5K, 10K, Half Marathon and Marathon Distances

Come and join us on International Charles Darwin Day to celebrate his birthday – where better than in the town of his birth, Shrewsbury!

The run will be hosted at The Shrewsbury Sports Village on their purpose-built cycle track. Traffic free, chip-timed laps equal fast times, so you can concentrate on running and enjoy the company of the other runners. The event is limited to 150 places, and you can choose between 5k, 10k, half or full marathon distances.

Kick off is at 10am, and there is access to the cafe, toilets and changing / showers inside the sports village.

Aid station every lap providing an array of drinks and snacks with friendly marshals included.

Special Darwin Day medal to all finishers.

The Darwin Day Marathon (and Half) 2025
The Darwin Day Marathon (and Half) 2025 (Friday, February 7th 2025)

Fun and games at Darwin 2022S

Race HQ
Shrewsbury Sports Village, Sundorne Rd, Shrewsbury SY1 4RQ

2023 Race Day medal