Race Day: 13 October 2019

If you are a charity


We love that charities large and small enjoy our Half Marathon as much as we do, and we were delighted to welcome over 550 charities to join us in 2018. Over the last 11 years, the Royal Parks Half Marathon has raised over £43 million for vital causes around the UK.


  • 16,000 runners
  • 13.1 miles
  • All-day Food & Fitness Festival 
  • Charity places cost £140 (VAT exempt)*
  • Teams of 1-500 runners
  • Average funds raised per page £756.12, including Gift Aid**
  • Charity console opens at 10am on Monday, 25 February to add runners
  • Charity console closes at 5pm on Friday, 23 August, where all runners must be added and have completed their registration

*The Royal Parks Half Marathon is a charity fundraising event so qualifies for an exemption from VAT

**Figures from Virgin Money Giving


Charity places for 2019’s Royal Parks Half are now available to order. Please first register your charity here, then log in to order your places. 

To join our distribution list please contact info@royalparkshalf.com

Different sized teams are eligible for different levels of partnership and different benefits. Click here to find out more about our charity partnership options.


Virgin Money Giving are the official fundraising partner for the Royal Parks Half Marathon. They are 100% not-for-profit and for every £10 raised for you through Virgin Money Giving your charity will receive £12.16*. They provide support throughout the campaign for all charities, and regular communications to your fundraisers, including hints and tips to help them raise as much money as possible for you.

*Based on donations made by Visa debit card with Gift Aid reclaimed.


Please click here to read the terms of our Charity Agreement