Littledown Marathon and Half Marathon


We hope to be back in the racing calendar for 2022, and will update this page when we know more. Contact James our race director via if you have any questions at all.

Thank you for your understanding and support, we hope to see you soon!

Sunday 14th June 2020, 10am

The popular Littledown Marathon is back and it now has a baby brother – Littledown Half Marathon!

26.2 or 13.1 laps around a 1 mile loop of Littledown Park in Bournemouth. A flat, grass course with drinks and support every mile, and chip timing. Free car-parking, toilets, showers and changing facilities and a café/bar available within the Littledown Centre. Medal for every finisher!

Runners are welcome to bring their own drinks/snacks which can be left at the hydration station and will be available every mile. Water, sports drink and a selection of sweets will also be provided.

Each distance has an entry limit of 100 runners and a race cut off time of 6 hours. Runners must be 18 or over on the day of the event.

Marathon: UKA affiliated = £35 / Non-affiliated = £37

Half Marathon: UKA affiliated = £20 / Non-affiliated = £22

Race numbers and timing chips will not be posted out in advance.  Registration will be in the cricket pavilion at the Littledown Centre between 08:15 and 09:40.  Both events will start at 10:00.

The closing date for entries is 07/06/20 or when the limit of 100 entries is reached.

No refunds – If you are unable to run and would like to transfer your number to another runner then please email Please do not run using someone elses number without letting us know beforehand.

Awards will be given to the following (same for each distance):

First 3 Males, First 3 Females, First M Senior/M40/M50/M60, First F Senior/F40/F50/F60

TRA race permit applied for.  Littledown Marathon and Half will be held under UK Athletics rules.

The results for 2019 can be found HERE