Royal Parks Half Marathon

Location: London
Date: Sunday 14 Oct 2018

Registration: £50
Sponsorship Target: £400
Distance: Half Marathon
Accessibility: Unfortunately, this race is unsuitable for wheelchair users

The stunning 13.1 mile route takes in the capital’s world-famous landmarks along closed roads and through four of London’s eight Royal Parks, including Hyde Park, Green Park, St James’s Park and Kensington Gardens.

This truly is a spectacular event, attracting thousands of participants and spectators from all over the world. It’s certainly one not to be missed.

Why join the Back Up team?

  • You’ll receive lots of support from our lovely fundraising team with regular updates, hints and tips to help with your preparation and targets
  • We’ll provide you with a bunch of goodies to help you reach your fundraising goal
  • You’ll receive one of our brightly coloured Back Up T-shirts/running vests to make sure you stand out.

Ballot places were announced in February, so if you have your own place and would like to support us please let us know. Alternatively, you can send us an email to register your interest in our 2018 places.


We will be taking photos and videos at the Royal Parks for use in Back Up’s fundraising and marketing materials. If you want to find out more about how photos and videos will be used, or if you’re attending this challenge and do not wish to be featured, please contact our fundraising team using the details at the bottom of this page.


If you would like to take part in this amazing challenge or would like more information then please give Alex a call on 0208 8875 1805 or send her an email.