Brighton Marathon

Running past the Royal Pavilion
Brighton - United Kingdom

Get a charity place

You can get a free charity place through us when you pledge to raise a minimum of £550 in sponsorship

Apply here

Or alternatively give us a call on 0300 123 5461 and we will register you over the phone.

Got a place already?

Request your sponsorship pack and join our team.

Run the iconic Brighton seafront and enjoy the great course, brilliant sea views and amazing atmosphere.

Take on 26.2 miles around one of Britain's most beautiful cities. The Brighton Marathon course runs along the Brighton seafront, so you're guaranteed a picturesque view and an amazing atmosphere. Book your place now and experience why this is one of the most popular marathons out there.

General entry has now closed, but don't worry we still have CRUK places available if you want to take part in the race.

Join the Cancer Research UK community to receive training and fundraising tips, along with much more, by joining our Facebook event page.

We're the only charity fighting over 200 cancers including the one that matters most to you. Run it for us and help us beat cancer sooner.

Race day information

We'll be joining you in Brighton for the race, and we just can't wait to meet you there.

On the day itself, we'll have enthusiastic cheering teams along the course, ready to cheer you on, as well as a post-race reception, with refreshments and massage therapy. We'll see you there!

Any questions? Contact the Sports Team on 0300 123 5461 or email

Did you know...

Cancer Research UK Helped to develop IMRT – a more targeted type of radiotherapy that reduces side effects. We supported the first ever trial of IMRT in breast cancer, and have funded trials in other cancers including prostate cancer, and head and neck cancers.

Support for you

Training plans and advice

Get a cheering pack

Our pack includes a banner, clapper boards, cheering sticks, balloons, tattoos and running sacks. To get yours,email or call 0300 123 5461.

Set up a JustGiving page

Practical fundraising help

Help out on the day

Join our dedicated events team to help support participants on the day

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