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Bournemouth Half Marathon

02 October 2016
Kings Park Drive, Bournemouth, BH7 6JD

Group of runners promoting the Bournemouth Marathon FestivalThe course is fast and picturesque, making it a must-do for anyone looking to set a PB. Following the same route as the marathon taking in both Boscombe and Bournemouth piers along this coastal route giving you the best of both worlds. So if you don’t feel up to running a full marathon, then why not enter the half marathon.

How do I join Team A?

You can join Arthritis Research UK’s very own Team A by clicking on the 'Join Team A' button below, select 'I already have a place' then complete our short online registration form. 

Join Team A 

Once this is completed one of the Events Team will be in touch to officially welcome you to the team and get you started.

If you've not already secured your own place but would like to then visit Bournemouth Marathon Festival website ( where you can purchase your place.

When purchasing your place, be sure to select Arthritis Research UK as the charity you want to run for.

What do I get?

All our Team A Runners receive:

  • an official welcome pack, including our Guide to Fundraising with tips and advice to help raise vital funds for Arthritis Research UK, sponsorship forms and posters to help promote your fundraising
  • top training, nutritional and health advice to make sure you’re ready for the big day
  • an official Arthritis Research UK orange running vest to wear on the big day with letters to spell out your name
  • support from the Arthritis Research UK events team before, during and after your challenge

What else do I need to know?

You must:
  • be over 17 years old to take part in this event
  • be able to complete this event within 3hrs and 15 minutes
You will:
  • receive a Wicking technical finishers t-shirt, accurate chip timing, training plan and a medal
You can’t:
  • give your place to someone else if you are unable to take part
  • defer your entry if you are unable to take part
  • transfer your place from one event to another

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Arthritis Research UK fund research into the cause, treatment and cure of arthritis. You can support Arthritis Research UK by volunteering, donating or visiting our shops.