The ‘Bath Half is one of the longest established and most popular city centre road events in the UK. It is also the largest charity fundraising event in the South West region.

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Bath Half Marathon 2020 date: Sunday 5th  September 2021

Start time: 10.00AM

Half Marathon route: It covers a two lap 13.1 mile (21.1km) traffic-free course straddling both sides of the River Avon. The race starts and finishes in Great Pulteney Street, in the heart of the World Heritage City of Bath. For more course details see the official Bath Half Marathon website.



Is the race route flat? Yes! The course itself is fast and flat making it suitable for all abilities – for beginners whose key objective is to complete the course, to more regular long-distance event runners, looking to beat their personal best time. For more information see Strava for the course elevation.
How many runners will there be? To ensure a COVID-secure event the race is provisionally halving the number of general entries for the 2021 Bath Half Marathon, there will be approximately 10,000 runners in total.

Enter Bath Half Marathon for #TeamBRACE and you'll get:

  • An exclusive #TeamBRACE technical running vest or T-shirt.
  • A fundraising pack with hints and tips on your fundraising.
  • Advice and support from BRACE, helping you achieve as much fundraising as possible.

* We ask applicants who would like to run the Bath Half Marathon 2020 to aim to raise a minimum of £250 sponsorship per place for BRACE.

** Due to limited race places, applying for a place is not a guarantee of a Bath Half race place.