Active Training World Ltd are delighted to announce that they have agreed the acquisition of Harpenden Half Marathon race. Active Training World previously chip timed this event and have recently moved their Head Offices to Harpenden.
James Shipley, MD of Active Training World says ‘We are delighted to purchase the Harpenden Half, which is an event that we know and love. It’s perfect for us to have a local Harpenden race in our portfolio now that we are based here. We’re keen to continue with the event as an environmentally friendly and sustainable half marathon’
Richard Evans, Event Director of Harpenden Half Marathon says ‘We were keen to pass our event on to someone who could continue to build on the foundations we put in place during the event’s infancy, whilst continuing the focus on being environmentally friendly and sustainable. Being a local, friendly and committed events company we have no doubt that James and the ATW team are the right fit to take the event forward.’
ATW aim to run the Harpenden Half marathon race in 2021 with a date tbc.