Winchester HalfMarathon 2018


Winchester Half 2018

Join us

Join Team Macmillan for the Winchester Half Marathon! This fantastic event offers runners a race along closed roads through the heart on Winchester.

Winchester Half Marathon is a beautiful run that starts and finishes in the centre of Winchester outside the Guildhall. The Winchester Half Marathon is a very scenic route through the idyllic setting of the countryside and takes in landmarks such as St Catherine’s Hill, Winchester Cathedral and King Alfred the Great. The route incorporates the high street, Romsey Road and Sparsholt Road to take the runners into the heart of the Winchester countryside. Towards the end of the route, runners will pass by St Catherine’s Hill, though fortunately not up the hill! The race finishes back outside the Guildhall with a picture perfect view of King Alfred. This is a day for everyone to get involved from athletes, first time runners, charities, corporate teams, and volunteers.

How to enter

There are two ways to get yourself signed up for the Winchester Half Marathon.

Secure free charity place!

No public entry stress! We ask you to pledge to raise a minimum sponsorship of £250 for your guaranteed place in the Winchester Half Marathon, and there’s no registration fee. To apply, simply click the ‘Get a place’ button above and complete our online application form.

Get your own place

Public entry for the 2018 Winchester Half Marathon is now open at the official race website. Once you’ve secured your place just click the ‘Join Team Macmillan’ button to join us. There’s no minimum sponsorship, just raise as much as you can!

What do I get as part of #TeamMacmillan?

Whichever way you choose to join, as part of Team Macmillan, we’ll make sure you have:

  • Our bumper fundraising pack, with a half marathon training guide and loads of fundraising tips and tricks.
  • Your free Team Macmillan technical running vest or t-shirt, plus iron on letters to customise your kit.
  • Newsletters to keep you up to date with the Winchester Half news and activities.
  • Access to the Macmillan charity marquee before and after the run.
  • And of course... the loudest and most supportive cheerers on the course!

    Most importantly we will provide you with a reason to put in those months of training and fundraising, because you know that your efforts are going towards improving the lives of people living with cancer in the UK today.

    Why be part of the green team?

    We want to use this amazing event to make a difference. We know cancer can affect everything; your body, your relationships, your money, everything. But we are here to help people live life, no matter what. We give them the support they need to hold on to who they are and what’s important.

    But we can’t do it without you. Join Team Macmillan for Winchester Half Marathon and we will treat you like the superhero you are from the moment you sign up through to when you cross the finish line. Life with cancer is still a life. Join Team Macmillan and help people live it.

    We can’t wait to have you on the team!

    The minimum age for this event is 18 years old.

    For full terms & conditions click here.

    If you have any questions, email us at or call on 0300 100 0200.

    Kick start your fundraising

    Set up your JustGiving Page today.

    Volunteer With Us

    If you have any family and friends who’d like to come and support you on the day, we’d love them to join our volunteer team! To find out more details email

I have my own placeIf you are already registered and want to support people living with cancer.
Get a placeWe ask for a minimum sponsorship pledge of £250. There is no registration fee.

Minimum Sponsorship: £250*

*For charity place entry

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