Shlurp Mini Mile for Under 17’s

Dear club secretary,  

I work for The Grounded Events Company, organisers of the Brighton Marathon and would like to send you a quick reminder that the Iconiq

Mini Mile
Mini Mile

Shlurp! Mini Mile Races for young runners age 7-17 are once again taking place as a curtain raiser to the Brighton Marathon on Sunday 14th April 2013.   We launched the event on 9th January and received fantastic coverage in both The Argus and Athletics Weekly

I would greatly appreciate it if you and your running club could help me to ensure that details of the event reach both existing junior runners and potential new runners – by spreading the word either directly, via junior coaches or via senior club runners who may be parents.

Event Details

  • Open to all 7-17 year olds
  • Races will be split by gender and age category – U18/U15/U13/U11
  • All races will be chip timed with a podium presentation for winners of each race
  • One mile course, accurately measured by AIMS
  • All entrants will receive a T-shirt, Goody Bag and Medal
  • Commonwealth medalist Steph Twell will be joining us on race day as the official starter
  • The races will be filmed and played on the big screen throughout the day
  • To enter please visit:
  • Only 2000 places available, sign up now do not miss out!
  • Course records: Male 4:18 Female 5:32