Sandy Gap Gallop


Walney School

Walney Island


LA14 3JT

Start Time: 9 am
Registration Opens: 7:30 am

The Sandy Gap Gallop takes place on Walney Island, close to Walney Secondary School. The start / finish area is situated at Sandy Gap Lane, on the shore of Walney Beach. The race HQ will be inside the reception building at Walney School.

The course is a 3.35 mile out and back course which follows the coastal pathway along Walney's shore. This course is suitable for 5km, 10km, Half marathon and marathon distances. See below for number of laps to be completed for each distance:

5km = 1 lap

10km = 2 laps

Half marathon = 4 laps

Marathon = 8 laps

Bespoke Tri-Island Running medals will be given to all finishers along with a race goody bag

The course route is detailed at:

For any other information contact Chris Kay at: