Warwick Half Marathon
Sunday 4 March 2018
Heart Runners unite and join us in March 2018 at Warwick Racecourse, to take on 13.1 miles in the fight against heart disease. For every mile you run, and every pound you raise you'll be powering our research.
This event is UKA affiliated, so you can count it towards your official times this running season. Please read the Warwick Half Marathon event rules before signing up.
Half Marathon Registration Price
|Early bird - Adult
||Early bird - UK Athletics
2.5k/5k Fun Run Registration Price
Your entry includes
- An exclusive Heart Runners technical t-shirt
- Timing chip
- A medal for all finishers
- Water stops en route and at finish line
- Access to luggage store
- Full route signage and marshalling
- Downloadable map
- Training guidance
- Fundraising support
Volunteer for us
Our events cannot happen without the help of our fantastic volunteers. If you would like to help out in the lead up to this event or on event day then please get in touch with us
and we will send you more information.
If you would like more information on any of our events, get in touch Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00:
Tel: 0845 130 8663
Email: [email protected]
Make your travel plans
Warwick Racecourse ,
The Racecourse is well signposted, and less than two miles from junction 15 of the M40.
Please be aware of road closures that will be operating between 08.30 - 14.00 on event day.
There will be no event parking at the Racecourse, please use local pay and display car parks located in and around Warwick town centre.
Car parks may be affected by road closures. Arrive in plenty of time and be aware of any restrictions on car parks along the route.
Please be aware that car parks nearest to the venue will have limited access:
St Marys Area 1 – Vittle Drive
This car park will be closed at 08.30 to allow the runners to pass. It will be re-opened at approximately 09.30.
St Marys Area 2 – Bread and Meat Close
This car park will be closed at 08.00 in order for the event start line to be set up. Once the event has started this car park will re-open at approximately 09.30.
St Marys Area 3 – Hampton Street
This car park will be closed at 09.00 with no access or exit until the event is finished at approximately 14:00. Should you wish to park here, you must be aware that you'll not be able to leave the car park until 14.00 when the event has finished, as the car park is located on the finish line.
Get ready for your run
Power research with every mile and help our researchers make more discoveries to keep more hearts beating.
Create an online fundraising page - it's the easiest way to get sponsored. Share your page on Facebook, Twitter and by email so your family and friends can sponsor you. Don't forget to use #heartrunners and connect with others taking part.
CREATE YOUR FUNDRAISING PAGE
We've created a series of profile pictures to add to Justgiving or social media, which are a great way to let everyone know you've joined the fight against heart disease. We also have lots of great fundriasing ideas available online.
Get fit for your challenge
These are challenging runs and you'll need to have a good level of fitness to take part. Plan your training with expert tips and advice in our running training zone.
Being active is an important part of reducing your risk of developing cardiovascular disease. Get more heart health tips.
Make sure you have the right kit
Take a look at our recommended running kit list for what to wear on the day and what to bring with you. Bring some warm layers with you for after the event as March can be nippy. You'll receive your participant number in the post just before the event.
Volunteer for us
Our events cannot happen without the help of our fantastic volunteers. If you would like to help out with promoting this event or as a route marshal on event day then please get in touch with us and we will send you more information.
At the Warwick Half Marathon
|| Event village open
|| Baggage drop open
|| Safety briefing
|| Wheelchair Half Marathon starts
|| Half Marathon starts
|| Family Run starts
|| Event finishes
This event will be fully marshalled for your safety, with first aid support provided.
There will be toilets (with disabled access) at the start and finish, and en route. Please note there are no changing or showering facilities available.
Luggage storage will open at 08:00, please remember to allow plenty of time to drop your bags off if you're planning to use this facility.
We ask that you don’t bring pets to this event.
Water will be available at refreshment points and at the finish line. There will be plenty of catering outlets on site for you to purchase food and refreshments from.
Welcome to the club
New for 2017 is our exclusive 500 club, for those who smash the minimum sponsorship target for an event and go on to raise over £500.
Your fundraising will make a significant difference to the BHF as we continue our fight against heart disease. The BHF currently supports 2,500 healthcare professionals working with people affected by cardiovascular disease, funding over 1,100 research projects to help us reach our ultimate goal – the end of heart disease and to the devastation it causes.
If you have £500 or more (excluding GiftAid) pledged by your supporters on your JustGiving page firstly congratulations you are amazing! You'll now be eligible to join the 500 Club and receive your exclusive BHF jersey
For teams to be eligible there must be at least £500 or more (excluding Gift Aid) pledged per person, along with the names of all eligible entrants showing on the team fundraising page and each individual needs to fill in a separate form in each case to claim the 500 club jersey.
(E.g A team of 4 would need a minimum of £2000 (exc Gift Aid) pledged on their team page)
How do I claim?
Complete our form to request your jersey
|Chest Size (In)
|Chest Size (Cm)
Note: Due to the fit being small, we recommend ordering one size up to your usual size.
Frequently asked questions regarding the 500 club
Terms and Conditions