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Belfast City Marathon

Event Type Marathon
Date 3 May 2020
Location Belfast
Registration Fee n/a
Fundraising Target Raise as much as you can!
Level Tough

The entire city gets behind this event each year, with over 20,000 runners taking on the course that gives you a tour of the north, south, east and west of the city. Runners and walkers of all speeds are welcomed by an amazingly enthusiastic crowd on route, to a triumphant finish in Ormeau Park. There is also the option of entering relay teams of up to five people, a nine mile walk and a three mile fun run.

Once you have signed up for your place with the race organisers, you can join our team by filling out out our online form.

Own place entries

If you already have your own place in the Belfast City Marathon we’d love to have you on our team. We can help you prepare for the race, and send you a fundraising pack, training plan, running top and other helpful information for the big day!

Fill out our online form

When you run for us, you'll receive:

  • a support pack with fundraising help and materials
  • a free running top to wear on race day
  • detailed training guides for different abilities and personalised support from our experts 
  • access to a Facebook group where you can chat to other runners
  • support from our dedicated events team to help you smash your fundraising target

Join our cheer team

Not running? You can still do something incredible and make a difference to people affected by dementia.

Join our cheer team at the Belfast City Marathon. We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to support our runners on the course.

Sign up to join our cheer team

Contact us

If you have any other questions about this event please get in touch with our team on 0330 333 0804 or [email protected]

We know that fundraising can be just as challenging as the event, but we’ll be here to support you every step of the way. 

When you sign up to run for us, you will receive a support pack with tips and advice to help you with your fundraising, allowing you to make a difference to people living with dementia. 

How your money helps

Every penny you raise for Alzheimer’s Society helps provide vital support for people affected by dementia.

Find out how your fundraising helps 

JustGiving

Kick-start your fundraising by setting up a JustGiving page. You can easily share your page with your friends, family and colleagues on social media and email. 

With JustGiving your fundraising money is  automatically sent to us, Gift Aid collected, and your sponsors thanked.

Set up a JustGiving page

Paying in your fundraising money

You can easily pay in your money online, by phone or cheque.

Make a payment

Promote your fundraising

We have tips and advice on how to spread the word about your fundraising. Inspire your friends, colleagues and local community to support you.

Get advice on promoting your event