Reading Half Marathon | ActionAid UK

ActionAid runner Katelyn being cheered on as she pounds the streets


Reading Half Marathon

A fast flat course - perfect to beat your personal best time!

  • Date 18 March 2018
  • Registration fee £38
  • Sponsorship target Raise as much as you can

This friendly, fun course is perfect for everyone, from total novices to seasoned pros looking to beat their personal bests. 

The race passes through the beautiful grounds of the University campus, and ends in a triumphant stadium finish at Reading Football Club.

Get off the starting block

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

Secure your place

Claire Smith

I did my first 12km last week and needless to say, 6 days on, I can still feel the pain! But I will be running/plodding for ActionAid again and again, because I know how even the smallest donation can have a major impact on the lives of girls around the world.

Claire Smith, ActionAid runner

Reading Half Marathon race facts


£22 raised could provide three school uniforms each for three girls


£375 raised could provide two hot meals a day for three girls for a year


£750 raised could provide three girls with IT classes for a year

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.

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Contact us

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

01460 238000