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Oxford Half Marathon

Event details

October 13, 2024

9:30 am


Registration fee: £20  Fundraising Target: £200
Distance: 13.1 miles

Charity places are now SOLD OUT. A waiting list will be available soon. 

If you have already secured a place through the public entry ballot, we’d be thrilled to welcome you to Team HDH!

Become a HDH hero today and enjoy all the sights, sounds – and flat ground the Oxford Half Marathon has to offer! 

Whether you’re new to running, running for fun or chasing a personal best, the Oxford Half Marathon is the perfect challenge for every level. 

Taking in the highlights of Oxford, this 13.1 mile route will see you through the heart of this historic city and it’s most popular landmarks such as the Bodleian Library, Radcliffe Camera, and many of the Oxford University’s world-famous colleges. 

How to enter the Oxford Half Marathon

Secure a charity place

Grab one of our charity places and help us to support local terminally ill children and their families. All it takes is a £20 entry fee, along with a minimum fundraising commitment of £200.

Charity places are now SOLD OUT. A waiting list will be available soon. 

Use your own place

The public entry ballot launched on October 15, 2023. If you have secured a spot through the race organisers, we’d be thrilled to welcome you to Team HDH. There’s no required fundraising target; simply raise as much as you can.

Emily, Neve's mum, who ran Oxford Half in 2021

“The support from Helen & Douglas, in the run up to the race and on the day, meant that I knew how precious and appreciated our fundraising was and what a difference it really was making, to children like Neve and families like ours.”

A group of people cheering because they have completed the Oxford Half Marathon in aid of Helen & Douglas House.

Make memories while making a difference

Helen & Douglas House has been caring for local terminally ill children and their families since 1982. We help children and their families at our hospice, at home and in hospital with respite stays, pain relief, symptom management, end-of-life care and bereavement support.

Get In Touch

If you’d like to find out more information, please email the Community & Events team at events@helenanddouglas.org.uk or call on 01865 799166.

Make a donation

We need to raise over £3 million each year to care for local terminally ill children at the hospice and at home.