The Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon takes place around some of London’s loveliest historic and natural landmarks. This stunning 13.1 mile route takes in the capital’s world-famous landmarks on closed roads including four of London’s Royal Parks - Hyde Park, The Green Park, St James’s Park and Kensington Gardens – as well as views of Buckingham Palace, the London Eye, Houses of Parliament and the Royal Albert Hall.

Registration for the 2016 event has now closed, but let us know you are interested in future events by filling out our form below.

Race information 2016

Date:  Sunday 9th October 2016
Location: Central London- Start and finish in Hyde Park 
Distance: 13.1 Miles
Registration: £35
Minimum sponsorship pledge: £350
Registration closes:  19 August 2016.  To guarantee registration by the deadline we recommend you contact us by 12 August.

All runners will receive:

- Welcome pack full of fundraising tips
- Ongoing fundraising support
- High quality Home-Start running vest
- Post-race reception

By registering with Home-Start UK you will be raising money to support our work with 33,000 families and 70,000 children. If you want to support a local Home-Start you will need to resgister with the Royal Parks Half Marathon directly.

Contact our fundraising team on 0116 258 7900 or by emailing and we will be touch soon. Or, you can book your place now by registering here:

The closing date for registrations for 2016 has now passed. But if you would like to find out about registering for the 2017 event, or any of our other events, please get in touch with us. You can email or call 0116 258 7900.

Thank you so much for your support.