Bournemouth Marathon Festival 2018 - CHARITY FREE PLACE

Saturday 6th October 2018

Bournemouth: Kings Park, Bournemouth, United Kingdom

Distance running, Running, 10K, 1 Mile, Half marathon, Marathon, 1K, 5K


  • Full Marathon - charity place - FULL MARATHON - CHARITY PLACE
  • Half Marathon Charity Place - Half Marathon - Charity Place
  • Half-marathon 17 years old participants - Half Marathon 17 year olds
  • Supersonic 10k (18yrs+) Charity Place - Supersonic 10k (15yrs - 17yrs) Charity Place
  • Supersonic 5k (18yrs + )Charity Place - Supersonic 5k (18yrs+) Charity place
  • Supersonic 5k (18yrs + )Charity Place - Supersonic 5k (3yrs - 17 yrs) Charity place
  • Junior 5k (11-18yrs) charity place - Junior 5k (11-18yrs) charity place
  • 2 K (9-12 yrs) Charity place - 2k (9-12yrs) Charity place
  • 1.5k - (6-8yrs) charity place - 1.5k (6-8yrs) charity place
  • 1k (3-6yrs) Charity place - 1k (3-6yrs) Charity place


With stunning sea views, fresh crisp clean air, experience the beautiful beachfront locations of Bournemouth and Poole

This event has something for just about everyone, whether you are an elite athlete or brand new to running, The Bournemouth Marathon Festival brings many distances together in one unique festival of running!  Simply choose a distance that suits you! 


Our Charity places include free entry (minimum sponsorship applies)

  • BMF Full Marathon (18yrs+) - £450 minimum sponsorship
  • BMF Half Marathon (17yrs+) - £250 minimum sponsorship
  • BMF 10K (15yrs+) - £100 minimum sponsorship
  • BMF 5K: (All ages) - £50 minimum sponsorship
  • BMF Junior 5k (11-18yrs) - £50 minimum sponsorship
  • Junior 1k (3-6yrs), 1.5k (6-8yrs) and 2k races (9-12yrs) - £30 minimum sponsorship

These are guaranteed charity places. So you can run for us at the Bournemouth Marathon Festival, The Royal British Legion pays for your place and running vest, and in return we ask you to kindly reach your minimum fundraising pledge by 10th November 2018

Your place on Team Legion will include:

  • Fundraising support, ideas and tips
  • Regular communication to keep you up-to-date
  • Training plans to help you reach your target time
  • The loudest cheers on the day
  • A Royal British Legion running top

All OWN place runners also receive the above, but there is no minimum sponsorship targets, we simply ask you to raise as much as you can to support the work we do for the Armed services community.

Event details and schedule

The Great Runs Company will send out further details regarding your starting time and wave closer to the event.

Organised by

The Royal British Legion

199 Borough High Street, London

Phone: 020 3207 2273

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