Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon

Support Blind Veterans UK by taking part in one of the most scenic runs in the world. The 13.1 mile autumnal route takes you through four of London’s magnificent parks.

Royal Parks half marathon

Date: Sunday 8 October
Location: London
Registration fee: £30

One of the most popular events in the UK, taking you through London's scenic parks: Hyde Park, Green Park, St James's Park and Kensington Gardens. Runners have the chance to not only enjoy these beautiful parks in the autumn but also take in some of London's most iconic landmarks, including the Houses of Parliament and the Royal Albert Hall.

Charity place
You can apply for one of our charity places for a registration fee of £30 and a minimum sponsorship pledge of £300. You will be fully supported to help you reach your fundraising target, click on the fundraising tab for more details.

Your own place
If you have secured your own place in this event, we would love you to join our running team. All we ask is that you raise as much as possible, you will receive full support to help you reach your goal. Please click on the link below to register with us.


Royal Parks half marathon 2014

Whether you are running with a charity place or your own place we would love to have you on our team. By raising sponsorship you will be helping vision-impaired veterans regain their independence.

As part of our fundraising support, you will receive the following:

  • A Blind Veterans UK running vest
  • A fundraising guide
  • Team communication and ongoing help with fundraising
  • Flags and clappers for your friends and family cheering you on the day
  • A bright and noisy Blind Veterans UK cheer point on race day

If you have any questions about the event please contact Vicky on 020 7616 7959 or email

Royal Parks half marathon 2014

Would you like to be part of this great event? If so, you can join our cheer squad on the day to cheer on our runners as they make it round the course and to bring a smile to their face.

You will receive for the day a Blind Veterans UK T-shirt, cheersticks and clappers. Interested? Please email with your details.

If you have your own place and want to fundraise for us please let us know.