10:00, 06 Oct 2024

This event is now sold out for 2024.

If you would like to run in 2025 for DRWF, please contact to secure your place today.

Join Wales' largest road race as runners weave their way through the Welsh capital.

The Cardiff Half is the UK's second largest half marathon, attracting more than 27,500 runners and 50,000 spectators to the city. The event is known for its fantastic atmosphere and tremendous support of the residents and businesses of Cardiff.

Event Details

When: 6th October 2024

Where: Cardiff

Distance: 13.1 miles / 21.1 km

Registration Fee: £30.00

Sponsorship: £225.00

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runners in Cardiff

Join our Cardiff Half Marathon team and 27,000 others in a race through the Welsh capital. The Cardiff Half Marathon has grown into one of the largest road races in the UK, taking you through the beautiful scenery and historic buildings of the city centre.

The route will take you past some of the Welsh capital's most iconic landmarks, with stunning scenery and beautiful buildings. Along the way you will pass the glorious Penarth Marina before crossing the barrage and heading to Cardiff Bay, where you will run right through the heart of the bay taking in the Norwegian Church and the Wales Millenium Centre. 

The flat roads along this course make this the perfect race for experienced and novice runners alike.

How to register

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2. Register and set up your fundraising page with Enthuse

Register and set up your own unique fundraising page on Enthuse. If you need any help, Enthuse have a step-by-step guide to follow, or you can always contact our fundraising co-ordinator Karen Scott at 

Register and set up your fundraising page on Enthuse

Charity places

To join #TeamDRWF with one of our charity places on Sunday 6th October, you'll need to pay an entry fee of £30.00 and commit to a minimum fundraising target of £225.00. Your charity place with us includes entry into the event plus additional benefits – we've listed a few of these below.

Please note, we do kindly ask that 80% of the minimum sponsorship amount is paid and received by DRWF 2 weeks before the event. The remaining 20% must be received within four weeks of the event.

Got your own place?

We’d love you to run for us! Let us know and we will send you’re a FREE Charity running vest and we’ll support you every step of the way! Let us know by emailing or calling 02392 637808.

Why should I join Team DRWF?

As a Team DRWF runner you'll receive:

  • A FREE DRWF running vest plus iron-on letters to customise your kit throughout your training and on the big day.
  • A digital fundraising guide bursting with fundraising tips and tricks
  • Regular e-blasts to keep you up to date with DRWF’s news and activities.
  • Access to our DRWF Running Facebook group to chat to your fellow DRWF runners.
  • Regular contact from us to guide you along on your Big Half journey.

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to get in touch with our Community Fundraising team. or call 02392 637808.

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