Royal Parks Half Marathon


Event Type:Running




Distance:Half Marathon

Registration Fee

Registration fee:£15

Minimum sponsorship

Minimum sponsorship:£300

Event date

Event date:11th Apr 2021

Run the Royal Parks 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 2020 Royal Parks Half Marathon has been postponed to Sunday 11th April 2021, and there are still places available to join the #WishHero team! See London at its leafiest on this picturesque Half Marathon.

The stunning 13.1 mile route takes in the capital’s world-famous landmarks on closed roads, and four of London’s eight Royal Parks – Hyde Park, The Green Park, St James’s Park and Kensington Gardens.

And why not bring the family along? There will be a wide range of fun sporting activities and arts & crafts, as well as a scrumptious farmers market and big screen entertainment – plus loads of giveaways!

Fundraising Options

Charity Place

Secure your place directly through Make-A-Wish for just £15 and raise a minimum of £300. We'll be there to support you every step of the way!

Own Place

If you are lucky enough to receive a ballot place, you can still register for the #WishHero team as an own place runner. Set your own fundraising target and receive all the same support along the way!

2020 Runners

If you had a place for 2020, this has automatically rolled over to April 2021 along with your existing fundraising. The organisers' FAQs can be found here

Runners passing through the starting line of the Royal Parks Half Marathon

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
  • A dedicated member of the Events Team to help with any queries
  • Loud #WishHero cheer point

Why run for us in the Royal Parks Half Marathon?

By becoming a #WishHero in the Royal Parks Half Marathon 2021, you'll be helping to transform lives for wish children like Ben, whose One True Wish was to go Kayaking With Steve Backshall. Check it out here.

All images in the above gallery - © RB Create