Meridian Foods, the UK’s leading producer of nut butters, has announced that it will once again be the title sponsor of the prestigious Windsor Half Marathon taking place in Windsor Great Park on Sunday September 24, 2017.
The sponsorship deal, now in its second year, will ensure the event continues to grow as it takes to the iconic park for its 35th year.
The Meridian Windsor Half Marathon attracts thousands of seasoned distance runners chasing personal bests, along with newcomers to the running community. The course provides runners with fantastic views throughout the 13.1 miles including Saville Garden, the Windsor Polo Fields, the Statue of George III, the Deer Park and the Jubilee Statue of Queen Elizabeth – with runners enjoying the breath-taking finish along The Long Walk towards Windsor Castle. Part of the Windsor Running Festival, the Half Marathon follows the Boudavida Women’s 10k, Windsor held on Saturday 23 September.
This announcement follows an already busy period for Meridian, with a range of new products recently launched, including their Peanut Butter & Seeds, as well as the appointment of Wasps Captain and England Rugby Player, James Haskell and Olympic Hockey Gold Medallist, Alex Danson as the brand’s first sporting ambassadors. The high profile, elite athletes are helping Meridian to increase awareness about the benefits of nut butter as a healthy, natural source of protein and energy for anyone involved in sports and physical activity.
To find out more about Meridian Foods visit: www.meridianfoods.co.uk or to keep up with the latest race developments and secure your place please visit: www.runwindsor.com.