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Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon

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11 April 2021
Registration fee: £35
Minimum sponsorship: £350
Starting and finishing in Hyde Park

A stunning run through four of London’s eight Royal Parks

Limited charity places available!

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Starting and finishing in the stunning Hyde Park, the Royal Parks Half Marathon is one of the most exciting distance runs on offer in London. Over 16,000 runners take part in the 13.1 mile route, showcasing the iconic sights of London through four Royal Parks (Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens, St James’s Park, and Green Park) and past some of the capital’s most historic landmarks, including Buckingham Palace, Horse Guards Parade and the Royal Albert Hall. Although undulating in parts, the course is not hilly and is great for either experienced or first time half marathon runners.

Own Place

If you are lucky enough to secure your own place, we would love you to run for Team St Christopher’s. There is no registration fee and we ask you to raise as much as you can. You will receive a full support with your fundraising.

  • We’re here to support you every step of the way. When you sign up, you’ll receive:

      • A fundraising pack containing useful resources and top tips, and a sponsorship form
      • Regular team e-newsletters
      • A running vest and letters to personalise your vest
      • A dedicated point of contact in our Fundraising Team to help you along the way.
Adele Sanders

More information

Adelle Sanders Community Fundraiser, Fundraising

020 8768 4645

What they say

Inside info on what it's like to take on a challenge like this

""On race day I felt ready for the challenge. I managed to have a smile on my face most of the way round and completed the event in 2hours 32minutes 45seconds - not bad for a novice!""

Christine Davies, Individual Giving Manager at St Christopher's Hospice | Read full story

Event fundraising ideas

Kick start your fundraising with some of our suggestions

  • cake sale of coffee morning

    Cake Sale or coffee morning

    Get baking, tasting and fundraising with friends, family and colleagues

  • Dress Down Day

    Dress Down Day

    Get out your cosiest clothes and head to work for a casual Friday

  • Quiz Night

    Quiz Night

    Get everyone to put on their thinking caps and organise a quiz night

  • Bucket Collection

    Bucket Collection

    Shake a bucket and collect the cash for St Christopher's

  • Raffle

    Raffle

    We'll provide the tickets so you can get spreading the word (and the prizes!)

  • Movie night

    Movie night

    Enjoy a good film and supply the popcorn in return for donations

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