Rob Burrow Leeds Marathon
Sun 12 May 2024 Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK Entries close tomorrow

Rob Burrow Leeds Marathon

Welcome to the second year of the Rob Burrow Leeds Marathon which follows a route from Headingley Stadium into Wharfedale with thousands of runners of all abilities.

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  • Sun 12 May 2024
  • Entries close tomorrow
Headingley Stadium, Leeds

Rob Burrow Leeds Marathon

09:00

£65-£67

Age 18 & over

  • 26.2 miles road running

Overview

Former Leeds Rhinos player Rob Burrow was diagnosed with motor neurone disease in December 2019. Since then, Rob and his family have campaigned tirelessly to raise awareness and funds to support other families living with MND.

The 2023 Rob Burrow Leeds Marathon saw over 10,000 participants take the street of Leeds, taking in some of the city's most scenic countryside and outer suburbs, the Rob Burrow Leeds Marathon will be a fitting tribute to the city that launched Rob’s career and which he calls home.

These events are truly for everyone, so whether you are an experienced runner or have never thought about running an event before, all abilities are welcome to join this year for a very special event with phenomenal support along the route and a vibrant atmosphere guaranteed.

Highlights

  • Epic day of running in Leeds
  • Thousands of participants
  • Unrivaled atmosphere
  • Routes into surrounding countryside
  • Start and finish at Headingley Stadium
  • Expertly delivered with top reviews

Event video

  • All fitness levels
  • Event village
  • Fancy dress
  • Newcomers
  • Teams

Event Village

  • Race Office 

    Opens at 7.00am in the Event Village.

  • Baggage Store 

    The Leeds Half Marathon Baggage will be located in the Headingley Stadium East Stand Long Room. This will open at 7:00am

  • Water Stations 

    Bottled water is available on 3miles, 6miles, and 10mile. Competitors are advised to consider the effects of dehydration and drink plenty of fluids to compensate.

  • Energy Stations 

    High 5 Gels are available at miles 6 miles and 10 miles. High 5 tabs will be available at mile 8.

  • Massage

    Post-event massage will be available in the event village.

  • Support & entertainment 

    A variety of performers and charity cheerleaders will be on hand to keep you motivated around the course.

  • First aid 

    Should you find you require medical assistance, personnel will be on hand to help at regular intervals on the course with fixed first aid stations located near to the water stations. There will also be a first aid unit and recovery area located near to the finish.

  • Bag storage
  • Free parking
  • Rural
  • Toilets
  • Urban

Event HQ

Headingley Stadium
Saint Michael's Lane
Leeds
West Yorkshire
LS6 3BR
UK

By bus

Leeds is well connected by bus although there will be diversions due to the closed road run route.

By rail

Please note that there will be no trains arriving into Headingley or Burley Park before 09:00. There are also limited trains arriving into Leeds (LDS) before 0900 on event day. For train travel information please visit National Rail.

By bike

Headingley Stadium has a number of cycle racks available inside the venue. These will be available to participants and spectators who have a ticket.

  • Cut off time
  • Distance markers
  • First aid
  • Marshals
  • Out and back
  • Traffic free
  • Undulating
  • Water stations
  • Way markers

Map

map
LEEDS MARATHON ROUTE MAP
From Headingley Stadium out into surrounding countryside on an undulating route.

Elevation profile

elevation profile

Sustainability

  • Public transport links

  • Chip timing
  • Goody bag
  • Medal
  • Technical t-shirt

Included

  • COOPAH Training Plan
  • Chip timing
  • Finisher’s goody bag
  • Exclusive medal
  • A fantastic experience

Optional extra

  • Quality tech T-shirt

Training plan

training plan
COOPAH TRAINING PLAN
Your entry includes a Coopah training plan which guarantees you a race PB!

Charity places

These charities have places in the event. To secure your place, select a charity, complete the form and follow the instructions.

Health and Medical

Royal Osteoporosis Society

Driving research into bone health to create a future without osteoporosis.

  • T-shirt
  • Fundraising support
  • Fundraising materials
  • Dedicated contact
  • Certificate
  • Submit fundraising up to 1 month after event

Sign up
£20.80

Fundraise
£200

Cancer

Brainstrust

Helping the brain tumour community to feel less alone and more in control.

  • Technical t-shirt
  • Running vest
  • Fundraising support
  • Fundraising materials
  • Dedicated contact

Sign up
£36.40

Fundraise
£250

Health and Medical

Epilepsy Society

Transforming the lives of people with epilepsy through world-leading research, advocacy and care.

  • Running vest
  • Fundraising support
  • Fundraising materials
  • Dedicated contact

Sign up
£25

Fundraise
£350

Children

Lord's Taverners

The Lordโ€™s Taverners exists to positively impact the lives of young people facing the challenges of inequality.

  • Running vest
  • Fundraising support
  • Fundraising materials
  • Dedicated contact

Sign up
£33.28

Fundraise
£400

Children

Make-A-Wish UK

Creating life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses.

  • Running vest
  • Fundraising support
  • Fundraising materials
  • Training plan
  • Online training zone
  • Dedicated contact
  • Certificate
  • Submit fundraising up to 1 month after event

Sign up
£25

Fundraise
£300

Cancer

World Cancer Research Fund

The cancer prevention experts.

  • Running vest
  • Fundraising support
  • Fundraising materials
  • Dedicated contact

Sign up
£20

Fundraise
£350

Free sign up Cancer

Macmillan Cancer Support

No one should have to face cancer alone.

  • Technical t-shirt
  • Personalised running vest
  • Fundraising support
  • Fundraising materials
  • Training plan
  • Training guide
  • Online training zone
  • Dedicated contact
  • Cheer squad on the day
  • Post-race reception
  • Exclusive social group

Sign up
FREE

Fundraise
£500

Children

The Children's Society

Itโ€™s time to support children in the UK who feel scared, unloved and unable to cope.

  • Running vest
  • Fundraising support
  • Fundraising materials
  • Dedicated contact

Sign up
£35

Fundraise
£350

  • Age 18 & over
  • Entries open
  • Charity entries open
  • Charity places
  • Enter online
  • Race pack by post
  • Series discount

Entry fees

Entry fee (Unaffiliated)

£67.00

Entry fee (Affiliated)

£65.00