Top 5 half marathons across the UK
13.1 miles – the classic distance every level of runner can aspire to achieve. We bring you 5 of the best half marathons from 5 different UK counties, to help spark some inspiration for your next event.

Top 5 half marathons across the UK

Looking to step up from the 10K’s and 10-mile races? Enjoy running and raising money for your favourite charity? Perhaps you’ve recently acquired the half marathon buzz and you’re looking for your next fix. Whatever your reason for taking on the 13.1, we’re here to help.

Half marathons are a great way of exploring new regions of the UK and beyond – take a look at our selection below and see where your next run takes you!

Surrey: Hampton Court Palace Half Marathon | 17 Mar

The only half marathon to boast the iconic Hampton Court Palace start line is back - its electric atmosphere, buzzing runner’s village and a remarkable route that takes you through the historic home of Henry VIII.


Hampton Court Palace Half Marathon

Somerset: Bath Half Marathon | 17 Mar

Voted 'The Fastest Spring Half Marathon Course in the UK' by Athletics Weekly, the course is not only one of the flattest and fastest around but also steeped in heritage and beauty.


Bath Half Marathon

Greater London: London Landmarks Half | 24 Mar

The London Landmarks Half Marathon promises a blast of a run on closed roads through central London and most importantly a tour of the most iconic landmarks the capital has to offer!


London Landmark's Half

Yorkshire: Sheffield Half Marathon | 14 Apr

​A major event in the UK's running calendar, the Sheffield Half Marathon attracts thousands of runners of all abilities and spectators to the city's streets and raises many thousands of pounds for good causes.


Sheffield Half Marathon

Lothian, Scotland: Edinburgh Marathon Festival Half Marathon | 26 May

This fast, flat and beautifully scenic half marathon route takes you around Holyrood Park with views of Edinburgh Castle. Weekend of fun, festivities and energy!


Edinburgh Half Marathon

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