Can I have a refund if I can’t run?

Unfortunately we are unable to offer refunds.  This is due to the costs associated in the preparation and planning of the event.

Am I able to give my place to someone else?

No – We are unable to allow name changes once you have entered the race.

What are the start time and location of the race?

08:45* – Wheelchair Athletes
09:00* – Elite Athlete and Wave 1
09:15* – Wave 2

The 2016 race will start and finish on Oxford Street.

*Times to be confirmed nearer Race Day

Where is the Runners Village ?

The Runners Village will be situated on Museum Green outside the LC2

Is there a baggage area?


Will water be available on the course?

Brecon Carreg are our Hydration partner and will be providing water along the route.

Water stops will be at Miles 3, 6, 9, 12 and finish line

What’s in my race pack?

Race packs will be sent out to all participants two – four weeks before the race. Your race pack contains your race number with integrated timing chip and your race day guide along with safety pins and other relevant information.

Do I need to register on the day?

No – there will be no entry or registration on the day for half marathon.

Is there a cut off time for runners?

All roads will re-open at 2pm, runners still on the course at 1pm will be moved onto the pavement if they wish to continue.

Are there toliets on the course?

Yes, there will be toilets located throughout the course.

Can I get a massage after the race?

Yes, a team will be providing a free sports massage in the race village on Museum Green.

If I suffer an injury on race day what support is available?

Professional medical staff will be available in the LC2 car park next to the Runner Village on Museum Green and along the course should you face difficulties.

Can I raise money for my chosen charity?

Yes, you will need to contact them directly for a fundraising pack.

Will there be a photographer on the day?

Yes, you will be able to purchase your official race photographs from a couple of days after the event.

Can I run in fancy dress?

Running in fancy dress is welcomed, however if your outfit is likely to impede other runners please contact

Can I run with Headphones?

We do not actively promote the wearing of headphones however should you wish to do so please wear one ear bud to allow you to listen to all race briefing information.