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Half Marathon road closures

16 September 2022

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There are a number of road closures in the city this Sunday to allow the first Lincoln City Half Marathon to take place.

With some late route changes doe to Boultham Park no longer being available, the changes to road closures are:

  • No planned traffic management on Newark Road
  • Rookery lane has had one full lane now re-opened allowing easier access/exit for most residents. A closure has been put into place at Blackbourn Road to facilitate the runners crossing. 
  • Rookery lane advice, for properties and streets South of Blackbourn Rd, please access and exit via Newark road. 
  • Rookery Lane advice, for properties and streets North of Blackbourn Rd please access via the Skellingthorpe Rd roundabout.

There are rolling road closures across the route throughout the morning.

Click here for full road closures

Click here for residents access guidance

Click here for guidance for access to Tritton Road / St Marks areas in the city centre

Amended race packs have been emailed out to everyone participating in the race, with full details - including road closures - available at

The first Lincoln City Half Marathon is being run by Lincoln City Foundation in partnership with Curly's Athletes, and thanks to support from our sponsors Pals Battalion, Upp Broadband and CGI.


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