Royal Parks Half Marathon

Presented by Royal Bank of Canada

Race Day - Sunday 14.10.2018

Public Ballot Opens - Tuesday 30.01.2018
Public Ballot Closes - 5pm on Wednesday 7.02.2018 

This stunning central London Half Marathon, takes in some of the capital's world - famous landmarks on closed roads, and four of London's eight Royal Parks - Hyde Park, The Green Park, St James's Park and Kensington Gardens.

Since 2008:

• More than 128,000 runners have crossed the finish line
• Over £35m has been raised for more than 750 charities
• Over 550 companies have raced in the Corporate 13.1

Fancy joining us on Sunday 14 October 2018? The Royal Parks Half Marathon public ballot will open - Tuesday 30 January 2018, and will remain open until 5pm on Wednesday 7 February. Register your interest, and you could be joining us and 16,000 other runners on our Hyde Park start line on Sunday 14 October. 

Register your interest for 2018 

We can’t quite put into words how brilliant you all were on our 2017 race day, so we made a video instead! We love it. We hope you do too. Thank you for your support of #RoyalParksHalf.




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