Frequently asked questions
How do I take part?
Purchase a ticket using the 'GET TICKETS' page on this website and pay an entry fee of just £25.
How much does it cost?
It costs £25 per runner to take part, and then each runner is asked to target £100 sponsorhsip. However we are hoping for maximum efforts to raise as much as possible. Great prizes available such as; an aerial flight in a CHC Helicopter to the top 5 highest fund-raiseres.
Where does it take place?
The actual event takes place on Aberdeens's International Airports Runway. At Midnight.
What should I bring?
Each participant will be required to bring photo identification before being able to go airside. Without Identification the participant will not be able to take part. Passports and Driving licenses are preferred.
Who are the Charities?
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How long will the run take?
Runners shall arrive at the venue for 21:30 hours for registration. The run will begin at Midnight and be finished by 01:00. Runners still running at this time will not be able to finish the race and will be picked up by the race orgainsers. Sadly we only have the runway for a limited time. After the race will be the awards ceremony.
What can I expect on the night?
The night will begin with registration and a safety briefing.
Can I bring a guest?
Runners can request the company of 1 guest, but due to limited spaces and capacity, it will only be by mutual agreement of the race organisers. All guests must be registered.
If I cant make it, can I give my ticket to someone else?
Yes, but the race organisers must be contacted, and a new registration form must be completed.
What is the cancellation policy?
If you are unable to make the event for any reason, please let us know at least 8 weeks before the event for a full refund. We will offer any returned tickets in a resale closer to the event date.
What is the minimum age to take part?
All runners must be over 12 years of age, for ages between 12-16 years runners must be accompanied by and adult (18+ years).
Where can I park?
The Car park at CHC Helicopters Main terminal has limited spaces, so runners must share lifts as and where possible. Once the car park is full, you will be directed to the next available car park. Cars must NOT be parked directly outside of the CHC Main Terminal, this is a drop off only.
What do I get for the admission fee?
The exclusive opportunity to run on Aberdeens Internation Airport's Runway.
How do I join in the Team Marathon?
If you are the only one to register or dont have enough members to create a Team for the Marathon then do not worry.
I am in a wheelchair can I participate?
Yes, all abilities are welcome to participate.
What happens when we've sold all of the tickets?
With all events like this it is very likely that runners are unable to make the event and pull out early. Therefore we will have a resale of tickets in the run up to the event.
How do I set up a fundraising page?
When ready, a member of our team will get in touch to explain how and where you can donate the funds raised.
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