Cheerleaders cheering on the runners in the Royal Parks Half Marathon

Royal Parks Half Marathon

The Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon is truly one of the UK’s most beautiful races, taking you on a jaw-dropping route through four Royal Parks and central London.  

Event details

8 Oct 2017
Half Marathon
Fundraising target
Registration fee

Appreciate the unique splendour that London offers by having so many leafy green spaces.  

The 13.1-mile route starts in Hyde Park, then passes through Green Park, St James’ Park and Kensington Gardens. You’ll also run past world-famous London landmarks like Buckingham Palace, Horse Guards Parade and the Royal Albert Hall.

You can find out more on the official website.

Terms & Conditions

  1. I agree to pay The Royal Marsden a registration fee of £25 to secure my place. Registration fees are non-refundable and cannot be transferred to another event or person.
  2. I understand that if accepted for a Royal Marsden Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon place, I pledge to raise at least £350 in sponsorship (excluding Gift Aid), all of which will go to The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity.
  3. I confirm that I will be 17 years old by the date of the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon and that, to the best of my knowledge, my general health and fitness is good and I take full responsibility for my training. I take part at my own risk.
  4. I give The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity permission to use photographs or videos taken of me to raise awareness or money for The Royal Marsden’s work.

See also the event organiser’s Terms and Conditions.

Sparksy - a runner in the London Marathon

Team benefits

As part of our running team you will receive:

  • a fundraising pack with runners' sweepstake

  • sponsorship forms

  • a t-shirt or running vest

  • dedicated fundraising support and advice

If you're thinking of running for us and want access to qualified trainers as well as the chance to chat with other #TeamMarsden runners, check out our runners Facebook group.

Already got your own place?

Have you got your own place on this event but still want to be part of Team Marsden and raise money to help people with cancer here and across the world? Just get in touch and let us know. 

Ashley Wilton and child posing with frame

The runner's view...

"Running the Royal Parks Half Marathon for The Royal Marsden has hands down been one of the best things I’ve ever done!"

Ashley Wilton, supporter

Terms and conditions