Now a firm favourite on the British running calendar, the Bournemouth Marathon Festival is an irresistible combination of vibrant atmosphere, stunning views and fresh sea air with a picturesque finish along Bournemouth’s beautiful coastline.

It offers something for all ages and all levels of fitness from the challenge of a full-on marathon to a Kids’ K. You can choose from the marathon, half-marathon, 10k, 5k or the junior races.

With six races to choose from it offers something for all ages and levels of fitness including the full marathon, a half marathon, the Supersonic 10k or Supernova 5k right down to a Kids’ K.

So why not enter now and get the whole family involved!


By choosing to run for Wessex Cancer Trust House, you’ll receive some great benefits: 

  • A dedicated contact at Wessex Cancer Trust, who will give you one-to-one fundraising support 

  • Free running vest if you raise over £100 

  • A supporter pack bursting with fundraising tips

  • Regular communications to keep you up-to-date 

  • The knowledge that you are supporting 100’s of local people with a cancer diagnosis

  • And lots of cheers and support on the day! 


To reserve your places simply sign up and then let us know that you’ve registered. There’s no minimum sponsorship commitment, simply raise as much as you can.

If you've already got your place you can join our team by emailing [email protected]