The Albert Goodman Weston Super Half are proud to announce that Bristol Water will support the iconic coastal event as Official Water Supplier for 2023.
The Albert Goodman Weston Super Half takes place later this year on Sunday 14th May 2023 and has the option of a 13.1-mile half marathon, or a 1-mile Community Mile race for all ages and abilities of runner. The event takes participants on a journey along Weston-Super-Mare’s beautiful beach, through the coastal town and finishing out at sea at the Grand Pier.
Bristol Water Liz Alcot, Community Engagement Officer spoke on the announcement:
“We are excited to support the 2023 Weston Super Half Marathon. We’ll be providing refreshing water along the route and our Water Bar will hydrate runners and supporters on the promenade as well as educating on how to save water, save money, and protect the environment.”
Bristol Water provides clean, fresh drinking water to 1.2 million people in Bristol and surrounding areas. Bristol Water are driven to deliver the best possible service to customers with a promise to set out the minimum standards of service customers can expect for water supply, billing arrangements, water quality and new connection enquiries.
Bristol Water’s campaign #EveryDripEveryDrop provides the local community with essential top tips and changes customers can make to take care of every drop of water. Getting water smart, switching to a water meter, and looking out for leaks are the three important steps to save water for a sustainable future.
Weston Super Half Event Director, Rupert Martin, also commented on the partnership with Bristol Water:
“We are very excited to have Bristol Water onboard for 2023. Providing clean, fresh water to our runners from local sources plays a huge role in the delivering the highest quality half marathon to the people of Weston-Super-Mare. Hydration is key to any running event to aid participants from start to finish, and we are proud to be partnering with such a vital water supplier within the local community. Their values mirror the aims of Weston Super Half, and we hope to continue to educate runners on the importance of hydration with the highest quality, locally sourced water. “