Cardiff Half Marathon | ActionAid UK

ActionAid staff cheer on runners at our special cheer point


Cardiff Half Marathon

An iconic run through the Welsh capital.

  • Date 7 October 2018
  • Registration fee £35 - £39
  • Sponsorship target As much as you can

ukaid logoSign up Cardiff Half Marathon and see your fundraising doubled! ActionAid’s Not this Girl appeal runs from 7th March until 7th June 2018. During this time all the money you raise will be matched, pound for pound, by the British government and support vulnerable girls in Kenya.

Join us for one of the biggest, friendliest road races in the UK.

With its flat and fast course, the Cardiff Half Marathon takes in the Welsh capital’s top landmarks including Cardiff Castle, the Millennium Stadium and the beautiful Roath Park Lake.

Don’t forget to secure your place

Visit the Cardiff Half Marathon website to secure your place before joining our team.

Get your place

Daniel Connolly

Running really allows me to push myself, and — far more importantly — gives me the platform to highlight ActionAid’s excellent work.

Daniel, ActionAid runner

Cardiff Half Marathon race facts

The UK’s second largest marathon


The course loops around the heart of Cardiff Bay

Enjoy post-race food, drinks and live entertainment

Get free materials and advice

We’ve got lots of useful training and fundraising goodies to 
help you with your event.

Pay in your sponsorship money

Thank you so much for your incredble support – you are changing lives, for good.


Ideas and inspiration

Check out our top tips and ideas on how to reach your fundraising target to help support women and children living in poverty.

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Contact us

If you have any questions, or need more support for your fundraising, please get in touch.

01460 238000