Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon

 Buckingham Palace
London - Hyde Park
Half marathon

Want to run in 2016?

Entries for 2015 have now closed. Details of how to enter for 2016 will be announced in the coming weeks.


Got a place already?

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Help out on the day

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

One of the UK's most popular half marathons, taking place right in the centre of London.

Starting and finishing in Hyde Park, the race takes a scenic route past Green Park, St James Park, the Houses of Parliament, and Victoria Embankment.

A big race, a flat course and an amazing atmosphere; all wrapped up in the centre of London. You couldn't ask for anything better!

With your help we can beat cancer sooner. Join our team and help raise money for our life-saving research.

Still don't know what to expect? Check out the highlights of last years event here.

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

Race day information

We're really looking forward to meeting you on the day of the race!

Enjoy some post race massage therapy, food and drink and get your portrait drawn by our roaming caricaturist at our post race marquee, located in the event village in Hyde Park.  

You'll also find our incredible cheering teams along the course, ready and waiting to give you the boost you need.

Did you know...

Cancer Research UK issued our first warning on the link between sun exposure and skin cancer back in 1935, and continue to highlight the importance of enjoying the sun safely.

Support for you

Training plans and advice

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

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