Brighton Marathon


Sunday, 15 April 2018



Enjoy the coastal scenery of Brighton and experience the buzzing atmosphere and support from the crowds along this scenic route. 

With over 17,000 runners finishing at Brighton's spectacular seafront, you're sure to have an amazing time. Help us beat heartbreak forever, run all over heart and circulatory conditions and their risk factors.

More event details

Join our team for the Brighton Marathon

When: Sunday, 15 April 2018

Where: Brighton

Want to take part?

Entries for the 2018 Brighton Marathon have now closed. Sign up to register your interest for the 2019 Brighton Marathon. 

Register Your Interest For 2019

If you would like to volunteer at the Brighton Marathon 2018 please email [email protected]

Already got a place?

If you already have a place and paid your entry fee through the event organisers you can join the Heart Runners team as an Own Place runner. There's no minimum fundraising target, just raise as much as you can.

Want to get started with your fundraising? Set up your online fundraising page now.

By signing up as an Own Place runner you must have already received your place and paid your entry fee directly to the event organiser.

Support for you

Join our team and as well as the chance to help power life saving research, you’ll benefit from:

  • a red Heart Runners technical top (and the best cheers en route)
  • a fundraising pack to help you take your challenge to the finish line
  • fun tools and tips to help with your fundraising, including regular emails to keep you motivated
  • bespoke training support from our world-class running coaches
  • post-race treats, including refreshments and a sports massage
  • a friendly team here to support you all the way.

    Volunteer for us

    Our events can't happen without the help of our fantastic volunteers. If you would like to help out on race day, please get in touch with us and we'll send you more information.

    Contact us

    Find out more about running for the BHF by getting in touch Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00:

    Tel: 0300 222 5719 
    Email: [email protected]

    Please note: This event is organised by The Grounded Events Company Limited.

    Location and travel

    Preston Park , Brighton , Brighton and Hove , BN1 6HL

    The race starts in Preston Park and finishes at Madeira Drive (east of Brighton Pier).


    Preston Park Train Station is a few minutes walk from the start of the marathon.

    Brighton mainline station is only a 20 minute walk from Preston Park. Trains run regularly from London Victoria to Brighton station.

    Check train times and connections with National Rail

    Power research with every mile

    Sign up for the Brighton Marathon and help us continue our life saving research and keep more families together.

    Fundraising support

    When you sign up, you’ll receive a welcome pack that has everything you need to know about fundraising, including lots of fun ideas and helpful tips. 

    We recommend you break your target into manageable chunks and create a plan to help you reach your goals.

    Our team are also full of inspirational ideas to boost your fundraising.

    Create an online fundraising page

    It’s the easiest way to get sponsored. Let everyone know why you’re taking part and update your page with photos and videos. Share your page on Facebook, Twitter and by email so your family and friends can sponsor you.

    Create your fundraising page

    Contact us

    Find out more about running for the BHF by getting in touch Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00:

    Tel: 0300 222 5719 
    Email: [email protected]

    Other useful information