With general entries now SOLD OUT, the only way of securing your entry into the Cardiff Half Marathon is with a charity place. Join #TeamBarnardos in Cardiff and receive a running vest, dedicated support and a post-race party.
The Cardiff Half Marathon has grown into one of the largest road races in the UK. Starting off in 2003, the event sees people from all over the world coming to take part and to date has raised more than £2.3 million for over 800 charities and good causes.
The race starts outside Cardiff Castle and runners then head down past Cardiff City Stadium, taking in the glorious Penarth Marina before crossing the barrage and heading to Cardiff Bay.
The course then heads towards the north of the city and runners will complete a loop of the beautiful Roath Park Lake before the grandstand finish in the heart of the city at the Civic Centre.
The Run 4 Wales live tracking app allows your loved ones to keep tabs on your progress as well as keep up to date on all the latest race info.
The Cardiff University Festival of Running kicks off Saturday morning (5 Oct) with a full day of fun activities, entertainment and runs for all ages and abilities. Bring the whole family along!
There's plenty to see and do while you're in Cardiff - plan a visit to Cardiff Castle, explore Cardiff Bay, see a show at the Wales Millennium Centre or chill out in Roath Park.
For the more adventurous souls, why not make a splash at the Cardiff International White Water Centre, the first of its kind in the UK.
"One of my favourite races. Flat, fast course with great PB potential." - Gareth Jenkins
"Absolutely brilliant race and awesome atmosphere. No matter where you were on the course there was always an abundance of support, from the handmade signs, to high fives, to handing out jelly sweets." - Jay H
Make your race day a true cause for celebration by choosing to run for one of the many charities offering guaranteed places in the Cardiff Half Marathon.
With general entries now SOLD OUT, the only way of securing your entry into the Cardiff Half Marathon is with a charity place.
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