The Grand Brighton Half Marathon

Join the Blind Veterans UK team in this flat, coastal half marathon, perfect for novice runners and seasoned professionals.

Brighton Half Marathon participants with medals

Date: Sunday 25 February 2018
Location: Brighton
Registration fee: £20
Minimum sponsorship: £200

Boasting a beautiful 13 mile seafront course and renowned for having amazing crowd support, The Grand Brighton Half Marathon is one of our favourite events. Don’t miss out on one of the first half marathons on the running calendar.

Charity place
You can apply for one of our charity places for a registration fee of £20 and a minimum sponsorship pledge of £200. 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.


Brighton Half Marathon participants with medals

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

Brighton Half Marathon participants with medals

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 faces.

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

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