Race Date
1 May 2022
Race Type
Hasler Race
Organising Club
Viking KC
Tony Perry

MK40 1QS, Bedford, Bedford, England, United Kingdom

Bedford Hasler Marathon

Please join us for the 68th Bedford Marathon on the 1st May 2022

The race is on the River Great Ouse using a 4.3km circuit through the centre of Bedford.
An artificial portage is provided for Div 1-6.

Changing rooms and shower facilities are available.

All parts of the course are accessible to spectators on foot or cycle.

For full details refer to the race pack.

Divisions 1 to 3: 19.7km with three portages
Divisions 4 to 6: 12.9km with two portages
Divisions 7 to 9: 6.8km with no portages
Geoff Sanders (U14): 2.5km with no portages


Div 7-9 & GSA-C
Check-in: 09:00-10:00
Briefing: 10:25
Start: From 10:50

Div 1-6 & GS K2
Check-in: 09:00-11:00
Briefing: 12:05
Start: From 12:30

Protest Window Finish: 14:30 (appox)
Prize Giving 15:00

Entries & Fees:
Entries open on the 11th Apr 2022 and close on the 30th Apr 2022
After the 29th Apr 2022 there is a late entry surcharge of £5

Seniors: £10 per seat
Juniors: £8 per seat
Geoff Sanders (U14): £3 per seat

Please pay online using the marathon entry system or (up to Friday 29th Apr) into the following account:
Sort code: 40-10-02 (HSBC)
Account: 20832588
Account holder (Business): Viking Kayak Club


Borough Hall (Cauldwell Street), MK42 9AP
Access to the Club for vehicles and boats is severely limited. All competitors should use the Borough Hall car park and stage.


Light refreshments will be available to competitors after their race. Drinks and snacks will be available to purchase throughout the day.
A card-reader will be available.



Entry Details

Race types

    • Division 2 Singles
    • Division 3 Singles
    • Division 4 Singles
    • Division 5 Singles
    • Division 6 Singles
    • Division 7 Singles
    • Division 8 Singles
    • Division 9 Singles
    • Division 1 Singles
    • Division 2 Doubles
    • Division 3 Doubles
    • Division 4 Doubles
    • Division 5 Doubles
    • Division 6 Doubles
    • Division 7 Doubles
    • Division 8 Doubles
    • Division 9 Doubles
    • Geoff Sanders Division A
    • Geoff Sanders Division B
    • Geoff Sanders Division C
    • Geoff Sanders K2 Open
    • Geoff Sanders K2 Mini

Entries are currently closed

Entries open
11 Apr 2022, 12:01 a.m.
Late entries
29 Apr 2022, 11:59 p.m.
Entries close
1 May 2022, 11:59 p.m.
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