When is the registration deadline?

In order to secure your place, you must complete your registration by 24 August 2018, 5pm.

If you have not completed your registration by this date, you will not be able to take part.

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What is the age limit?

You must be at least 17 years old on Sunday 14 October (race day) to take part.

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What is an iTaB?

An iTaB is a small metal plate that will be engraved with your name and finish time. This will then be posted out to you 2 weeks after the event and can be stuck onto a designated space on the back of your medal. iTaBs cost £8. If you would like to order an iTaB, please log in online to your personal profile.

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Do you have a public place waiting list?

Unfortunately we do not have a waiting list for public places. However, you can get a place by running for charity or entering a corporate team.

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Can I pass my place onto someone else?

Unfortunately you CANNOT pass your place onto someone else. Each place in the race is unique and at registration you will provide medical information and emergency contact details that are specific to you. If you pass on your race number you could be endangering that person as we would have no information on them should there be an accident where medical attention was required.

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I’m injured and can’t run, can I have a refund?

Unfortunately we cannot offer any refunds or transfer places to next year. There are a large number of costs involved in staging an event of this scale, such as paying for staffing, infrastructure, road closures and medical cover, all of which aren’t recoverable.

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Can I run for a charity?

There are many charities taking part in the Royal Parks Half Marathon and we would encourage you to contact one close to your heart. A list of charities participating in this year's race can soon be found on the website. Please contact them directly to obtain your place with them.

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Is this a fundraising event?

Yes, all runners are asked to combine their running with raising much needed money for a charity of their choice. Please note that The Royal Parks is a small charity itself - any profit made from this event goes to support the vital works within The Royal Parks.

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  • Royal Bank of Canada


  • lululemon


  • Grosvenor House
  • Macfarlanes
  • Runners Need
  • Virgin Money Giving


  • Coach
  • Heart
  • Health & Fitness