ABP Southampton Marathon, Half, 10k & Mile

Sun 5th May 2019 • by Rees Leisure
Southampton, GB

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Tickets £5–£49.99

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  • Free cancellation protection
  • Road
  • Finisher’s medal
  • Finisher’s t-shirt
  • 10000 participants

What you need to know

Welcome to ABP Southampton Marathon, Half Marathon, and 10k! This fantastic event offers runners the choice of either a Marathon, Half Marathon or 10km race, along with closed roads through the heart of Southampton.

All races start and finish in the heart of Southamptons city centre with the run course passing iconic local landmarks including Bargate, QE2 Anchor and St Marys Stadium. Sure to be the race highlight will be running both the ascent and more popularly the descent over the Itchen bridge, which will be closed exclusively for this unique event.

Distances in this event

  1. Marathon

    Run 42.2km
    9:00am Sun 5th May 2019
    Tickets available
  2. Half Marathon

    Run 21km
    10:00am Sun 5th May 2019
    Tickets available
  3. 10K

    Run 10km
    10:00am Sun 5th May 2019
    Tickets available
  4. Mile Fun Run

    Run 1mi
    4:00pm Sun 5th May 2019
    Tickets available

Route info

Course Maps

The Marathon route is an exciting mix of coast, city and parks. This route is predominantly flat, perfect for a debut marathon! This is a 2 lapped route, which means you have twice the fun and you know whats coming up.

Just like the half marathon and 10k in 2017, you’ll get the chance to run over the Itchen Bridge during your race journey.

At the top of the bridge almost 100ft up, you’ll experience a feast for the eyes with the beautiful view of the city, the River Itchen, commercial centre and out to sea towards the Isle of Wight.

There are many delights on this route including running across the Itchen bridge, alongside the beautiful mouth of the Solent, before running through the Premier league Saints stadium, through the huge expanse of the common, then finally after your two laps finish in front of the Guildhall in the city centre.

This event is an ideal choice for first time Marathon runners and an exciting new course for seasoned pro’s alike. We are expecting approx. 10,000 runners.

What’s Included

Each participant will receive a Technical t-shirt (not cotton), goody bag and the all-important medal.


Southampton Guildhall – The Start

The Race Village is located here so it will be buzzing with excitement as the runners do their warm up countdown to the start and then head off.

Once the runners have gone there is plenty of entertainment coming on our big screen as you can watch live footage, see interviews with runners  and then the Awards presentation to Winners at 1230.

Pop into town for a drink, snack or bite to eat!

Timings: 0700 – 1300

Guildhall Square – Finish Line

Directly in the middle of the Guildhall square, our fabulous host will be keeping the spectators entertained and welcoming the runners across the line!

There will be food and drinks available here and you can head to Sprinkles for Ice cream after!

Timings: 0900 – 1400 for all runners!

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