Welcome to the MK Half Marathon & Festival of Running

The Milton Keynes Half Marathon and Festival of Running takes place again at the wonderful Xscape city centre venue.

The running of the Milton Keynes Half Marathon will take place on Sunday 4th March 2012. Come and join us in what promises to be a fantastic event.

If you’re running the Virgin London Marathon, this is ideal preparation for the big one in April. The course is flat, fast and well marshalled to ensure you get any assistance you need.

You’ll start on the roads of Milton Keynes and wind through some beautiful scenery, getting plenty of inspiration along the way whatever your race-day goal – fun run, stepping stone to full marathon, personal challenge.

Before the big day, you will receive your final race day instructions and official race Timing Chip.

Race Starts for the Festival of Running events

Half Marathon
10:25 am

10:00 am

10:10 am

Entry Fees

Half Marathon
£18 club runners
£20 non-club runners
online entry is subject to a £2 handling fee

£8 – 16 & over
£5 – Under 16
online entry is subject to a £1.50 handling fee

online entry is subject to a £1.50 handling fee


All the following will receive a prize – 10k and half marathon only: first 3 men and women across the finish line, fastest 3 men over 40, fastest 2 men over 50, fastest man over 60, fastest 2 women over 35, fastest woman over 45. 
Every runner that completes the course will receive a race memento.


Milton Keynes is conveniently located 1 hour from London by train and just off Junction 14 of the M1, 40 minutes from the M25 and Birmingham. The Milton Keynes Half Marathon will start and finish in central Milton Keynes which is just 10 minutes from the M1 and with plenty of parking spaces available.

Good luck for the race.

Thank you to

Marshall Milton Keynes Athletic Club for their assistance in arranging the event
Milton Keynes Council and Thames Valley Police for their support.


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