GU Energy: Nutrition Partner for On Shrewsbury Half

GU Energy

The organisers of On Shrewsbury Half Marathon have confirmed GU Energy as the Official Nutrition Partner for the event on Sunday 6th October 2019 #ShrewsburyIsOn.

GU EnergyGU Energy will be on course to provide runners with a tasty boost of energy just when they need it. As it is recommended that runners train with the same nutrition they race with, GU Energy is also offering a 40% discount to competitors who order via their website. Runners can choose from a mix of flavours including Salted Caramel, Chocolate Outrage, Vanilla Bean, Expresso Love, Jet Blackberry and Lemon Sublime.

Go to and enter code Shrewsbury40 at checkout to receive the 40% discount and stock up ahead of race day.

The last 200 places are now available for On Shrewsbury Half Marathon 2019 and online entries will close on Monday 30th September. Anyone still wishing to be on the start line at the beginning of October is encouraged to sign up now.

Shrewsbury Half MarathonOn Shrewsbury Half Marathon is a professional and friendly event offering immense runner support. The 13.1-mile course takes runners through Shrewsbury’s historic centre and out into the beautiful Shropshire countryside, before returning to Shropshire County Showground, site of the first-class race village.

Swiss shoe brand On is Headline Sponsor for the event #ShrewsburyIsOn and specialist running retailer Up & Running is the Official Sports Retail Partner. Up & Running’s SRG run group will also be supporting the pacers in the half marathon and there will be plenty of retail, entertainment and catering options in the race village.

Race Director Joe Williams commented, “We are delighted to welcome GU Energy as our Official Nutrition Partner for On Shrewsbury Half Marathon. Good nutrition is key to any race and GU Energy will be providing a variety of on-course products to help runners achieve their goals. We have been working hard with all of our partners to ensure the very best race experience for our runners on race day, and we can’t wait to welcome everyone to the event soon. Anyone yet to sign up has until next Monday 30th September to do so!”

Official charities for the 2019 On Shrewsbury Half Marathon are Lingen Davies Cancer Fund, ABF The Soldiers’ Charity, Save the Children, food bank PLUS, Hope House, Severn Hospice, The One Foundation, The Royal British Legion and Energize Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin.

On Shrewsbury Half Marathon takes place at 9am on Sunday 6th October 2019. Entry closes on Monday 30th September. Entry costs £29 (affiliated) or £31 (non-affiliated). All finishers receive a bespoke medal, a carton of One Water, technical t-shirt, goody bag, free pre- and post-race massages and free race photos.

On Shrewsbury Half MarathonGo to for further event details and to register. You can also like the Facebook page, and follow @Shrewsburyhalf on Twitter and Instagram to keep up to date with all the latest news at #ShrewsburyHalf #ShrewsburyIsOn #UKRunChat.