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UK Half Marathon Events

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MAR3
OFFICIAL PARTNER
Anglesey Half Marathon & 10KMenai Bridge, GB

Welcome to the iconic Jones Crisps Anglesey Half Marathon - THE most beautiful half marathon in the UK.

The route is undulating yet quick but most of all it is incredibly stunning. Starting on the iconic Menai Suspension Bridge and running in front of the gorgeous Snowdonia backdrop this race is truly one of a kind.

The race provides the perfect pre-London and Manchester marathon preparation. Alternatively, it is a beautiful undulating course with stunning scenery - perfect for an early season PB.

The Jones Crisps Anglesey 10k, also returns for 2018!

£22 - £37
Half Marathon • 10k
Anglesey Half Marathon & 10K
MAR2
OFFICIAL PARTNER
Ras Dewi Sant (Coast Path Marathon/Half Marathon/10k)Saint Davids, Pembrokeshire, GB

The Ras is one of our flag ship events as it shows off the best St Davids and the Peninsular has to offer. The event is staged every year on the same Saturday as the Citys St Davids Day Celebrations. This adds an extra vibrant feel to the run as the city is bustling and decorated with all things Welsh.

All the routes are predominately on the Coast Path and pass by some of the most scenic and historical sites in Wales and wider. The Half is a challenge but an achievable one for all and has a great atmosphere amongst the runners. Whilst the Full is a challenge for anyone and has been described as one of the most beautiful and difficult Marathons anywhere in the World and should be on any runners bucket list. The 10K is new for 2019!

£20 - £45
Half Marathon • Marathon • 10k
Ras Dewi Sant (Coast Path Marathon/Half Marathon/10k)
MAY12
OFFICIAL PARTNER
Henley Half Marathon Trail RunHenley-on-Thames, GB

The Henley Half Marathon Trail Run is now in its 5th year. If you have never visited the beautiful Henley On Thames, this could be the perfect opportunity. Take part in these scenic Trail Runs that start and finish by the Temple Island Meadows - The Official Start line for the Royal Henley Rowing Regatta.

If you have time, when you run, jog or walk to keep looking around, you will see some of the best views around Henley and the surrounding areas.

7 reviews
£35
Half Marathon
Henley Half Marathon Trail Run
MAR17
OFFICIAL PARTNER
Weymouth Half MarathonWeymouth, GB

Now in its 5th Year, this popular Seaside half marathon provides runners with some outstanding scenery, history and the opportunity to set a pb on a pretty flat 13.1 mile course. Runners will complete a traffic free, fast course and take in a historical and scenic tour of Weymouths dramatic past and landscape through the town, harbour, sea front and Lodmoor Country Park. Look out for some exciting additions to the event in 2019 with full details being announced over the coming months. And if you want to race for FREE then why not raise money for our charity partners and do some good at the same time.

£32 - £34
Half Marathon
Weymouth Half Marathon
AUG4
OFFICIAL PARTNER
Battlefield RunNorthampton, GB

Marathon training, setting your sights on your first half marathon, or want to enjoy a summer 5 or 10k road race the Battlefield Run at historic Naseby is a great event to add to your calendar.

Set in the heart of Northamptonshire, the Battlefield Run starts and ends in Naseby, home of the famous Battle of Naseby where, in 1645 Oliver Cromwell defeated Charles I in the key battle of the English Civil War.

Taking advantage of the rolling Northamptonshire countryside this beautiful and peaceful road run covers 2 laps for half marathon, one lap 10k and an out and back 5k.

£12 - £25
Half Marathon • 10k • 5k
Battlefield Run
JAN20
OFFICIAL PARTNER
Windsor Winter Half MarathonDorney, Buckinghamshire, GB

If you want to get a personal best Half Marathon this should be the one - it is the flattest course in the UK!!!

The race takes place on very flat, smooth tarmac roads and paths - completely traffic free, comprising of 4.5 loops of scenic Dorney Lake. Chip timing will be in operation for accurate splits and finish times.

The race provides the perfect - and fastest - half marathon in preparation for the 2017 London Marathon.

This event at Dorney Lake is fully licensed and certified by UK Athletics to provide 100% accurately measured courses. This means that any time you achieve on these courses can be used for any future event or championship that might require a qualification time.

£35 - £40
Half Marathon
Windsor Winter Half Marathon
JAN27
Farnborough Winter Half Marathon & 5k Fun RunFarnborough, GB

Sunday 27th January is an important date for Farnborough as it hosts the third Farnborough Half Marathon, returning after a sell-out first and second edition. Home of the world famous Air Show, Farnborough was crying out for a major running event and now, with the full support of Rushmoor Borough Council, we are pleased to say the town has one established - The Farnborough Winter Half Marathon.

Free - £35
Half Marathon • 5k • Other
Farnborough Winter Half Marathon & 5k Fun Run
FEB17
OFFICIAL PARTNER
Dorney Lake Winter Half MarathonEton, Windsor and Maidenhead, GB

If you want to get a personal best Half Marathon this should be the one - it is the flattest course in the UK!

The race takes place on very flat, smooth tarmac roads and paths - completely traffic free, comprising of 4.5 loops of scenic Dorney Lake. Chip timing will be in operation for accurate splits and finish times.

The race provides the perfect - and fastest - half marathon. This event at Dorney Lake is fully licensed and certified by UK Athletics to provide 100% accurately measured courses. This means that any time you achieve on these courses can be used for any future event or championship that might require a qualification time.

8 reviews
£30 - £35
Half Marathon
Dorney Lake Winter Half Marathon
MAY25
Edinburgh Marathon FestivalEdinburgh, GB

Take part in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival and explore the beautiful views of Edinburgh. It will be held on 25/26th May and offers a marathon, half marathon, 10k and 5k.

The Edinburgh Marathon was voted the fastest marathon in the UK by Runners World. Enjoy a fantastic all-encompassing route taking in some of Edinburghs most iconic landmarks as well as offering picturesque views along the East Lothian coastline.

Directly preceding the Marathon, the EMF Half follows the same fast and flat route, offering genuine PB potential. This increasingly popular race distance is a fantastic alternative for those that dont fancy the big 26.2.

The 10K & 5k fall on the Saturday of the Festival weekend and are run in the stunning surroundings of Holyrood Park. Starting and finishing near Dynamic Earth, these routes offer striking panoramic views of the city and Edinburgh Castle.

1 reviews
£17.55 - £57.70
Half Marathon • Marathon • 10k • 5k
Edinburgh Marathon Festival
MAY12
OFFICIAL PARTNER
Tewkesbury Half MarathonTewkesbury, GB

The THM Team are delighted to announce that entries for the 2019 Tewkesbury Half Marathon to be held on Sunday 12th May are now open!

We hope everyone enjoyed our 2018 race on 13th May and especially the new fully closed High Street finish and the awesome Moog F1 racing car?

We are also very pleased to be continuing our partnership with Moog - who will again be our official headline sponsor; also Tewkesbury Borough Council, Gloucestershire Highways and Police Departments, Tewkesbury Sea Cadets, Up & Running Cheltenham, Gloucester Event Medics, RF Tech Timing, Tewkesbury Leisure Centre, and to our many marshals and event helpers - without whom the race would not be possible.

£20 - £32
Half Marathon
Tewkesbury Half Marathon
APR6
OFFICIAL PARTNER
Thames Valley Spring Half MarathonDorney, Buckinghamshire, GB

If you want to get a personal best Half Marathon this should be the one - it is the flattest course in the UK!!!

The race takes place on very flat, smooth tarmac roads and paths - completely traffic free, comprising of 4.5 loops of scenic Dorney Lake. Chip timing will be in operation for accurate splits and finish times.

The race provides the perfect - and fastest half marathon.

£35
Half Marathon
Thames Valley Spring Half Marathon
MAR31
OFFICIAL PARTNER
Yeovil Half MarathonYeovil, Somerset, GB

Closed roads around the town center before heading along the entire length of Yeovil Country Park. The route then leaves the town on the western side to Montacute House, before returning on quiet country roads to the Town Centre finish in the Quedam Shopping Centre.

A big Yeovil Town Centre finish atmosphere is assured.

£27 - £232
Half Marathon
Yeovil Half Marathon
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What you need to know about Half Marathon running

At 13.1 miles, a half marathon is long enough to test even the strongest runners, but short enough for almost anyone determined to conquer their next challenge. We have a jam-packed calendar of half marathons taking place up and down the country — from big ballot events to local community races and spectacular trail runs. Get involved and conquer your next challenge.

Find local Half Marathon running races

A half marathon is a fantastic event for those new to running to really push themselves, or as a great warm up event for those ready to tackle a full marathon or even an ultramarathon

What is the distance covered in half marathon?
The half marathon is one of running`s most popular distance - a half marathon is 13.1 miles (or 21.1km).
What is an average time for a half marathon?
Breaking 2:00 (9:09 per mile pace) is a common goal, and that time is considered a respectable half marathon time among runners. The average times for half marathons in the U.S. in 2015 were 2:04:00 for males and 2:22:21 for females.
What is the half marathon world record?
The world record for men is 58:23 for men and 1:04:52 for women.
How long does it take to train for a half marathon?
If you are working with a training plan you can achieve a half marathon in 8 weeks.

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