Get involved Events & Challenges Cardiff Half Marathon Where: Cardiff Date: Sunday 3rd October 2021 Entry fee: Free from Melanoma UK (fundraising target to be acheived) Fundraising Target: £400 Registration deadline: Wednesday 1st September 2021 Join Team Melanoma UK The Cardiff University Cardiff Half Marathon has grown into one of the largest and most exciting road races in Europe. It is the UK’s second-largest half marathon and Wales’ largest multi-charity fundraising event The route takes runners past the capital’s most iconic landmarks with beautiful scenery and historic buildings. The predominately flat and fast course makes it ideal for beginners and elites. The race starts outside Cardiff Castle and runners then head down past the Principality and Cardiff City Stadiums on the way to Penarth. They take in the glorious Penarth Marina before crossing the barrage and heading to Cardiff Bay. Runners run right through the heart of the bay taking in the Norwegian Church and Wales Millennium Centre. The course then heads towards the north of the city and runners will complete a loop of the beautiful Roath Park Lake before the grandstand finish in the heart of the city at the Civic Centre. Run the Cardiff Half Marathon for Melanoma UK With your support, we can: Work towards a future free from melanoma Improve the quality of life for those affected by melanoma and non melanoma skin cancer Get vital skin health messages out there and prove 'it's not just skin cancer' Are you interested in running the Royal Parks Half Marathon for Melanoma UK? We'd love to hear from you! Fill out the EVENT & CHALLENGE form and secure your place.