Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon

Join Headway’s team for the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon 2020 and help raise vital funds to ensure that individuals and families affected by brain injury can access the information, advice and support they need to rebuild their lives.

The beautiful 13.1mile route has been designed so that runners can see the best of London’s city and parks. The event journeys through four Royal Parks (Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens, St James's Park, and The Green Park) and will take you past some of the capital's most historic landmarks, including Buckingham Palace, Horse Guards Parade and the Royal Albert Hall.

When: 2020 Date TBC

Registration Fee: TBC (this is usually around £30) 

Minimum sponsorship: TBC (this is usually £350 excluding Gift Aid)

Register your interest in a Headway charity place!

Entries are not yet open for the 2020 Royal Parks Half, but you can register your interest in a Headway place here!

Got your own place?

If you're lucky enough to secure your own place in the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon we would love you to join our team of amazing Headway Heroes! Let us know that you're in by contacting Rachel at

As part of Team Headway, you will receive:

  • A complimentary Headway running vest, personalised with your name for race day
  • A fundraising pack filled with useful hints and tips
  • Support from our friendly fundraising team, just an email or phone call away
  • Press support from our communications team
"What a fantastic race, amazing to run around London, it looked gorgeous in the sunshine. The bright Headway vests were glowing!" – Jennifer Fewtrell, Headway runner 2016