Cardiff Half Marathon


Event Type:Running




Distance:13.1 miles

Registration Fee

Registration fee:£25

Minimum sponsorship

Minimum sponsorship:£350

Event date

Event date:27th Mar 2022

Run Cardiff Half Marathon as part of our #WishHero team and together, we'll create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses.

About the Event

The Cardiff University/Cardiff Half Marathon has grown into one of the largest and most exciting road races in the UK, promising to deliver the full works for the half marathon. 

Its flat, fast course passes all of the city’s most breathtaking scenery and iconic landmarks including Cardiff Castle, the Principality Stadium, Civic Centre and stunning Cardiff Bay. Thousands of spectators turn out to cheer on the runners in a city renowned for its sporting passion. Cardiff is a lively capital city offering unique attractions, world-class sports stadiums, vibrant entertainment, waterside eateries and seemingly endless parkland.

It is now one of Europe’s largest half marathons and is Wales’ largest mass participation and multi-charity fundraising event. So, join now to be part of the #WishHero team and help us make magical memories for children who need them most.

Fundraising Options

Charity Place

Sign up for the Cardiff Half Marathon directly through Make-A-Wish here. Pay a registration fee of just £25, raise a minimum of £350 in sponsorship and be a part of team #WishHero for 2022!

Own Place

If you have a ballot place directly with the Cardiff Half Marathon and would like to join our #WishHero team, you can! Sign up here, set your own fundraising target and receive all our support along the way!

How we'll support you

  • A free Make-A-Wish technical running top
  • Access to our online training hub; for training, injury and nutritional advice
  • Support emails and lots of running tips
  • Digital Fundraising pack, sponsorship forms and all the materials you may require
  • Dedicated member of the Events Team to help with any queries
  • Loud #WishHero cheer point