Cardiff Half Marathon 2021

Cardiff Half Marathon 2021


Please note: due to the ongoing pandemic, there may be changes made to events that are out of PAPYRUS’ control. If any changes are made, such as a change in date, we will endeavour to inform you as soon as possible.

The Cardiff University/Cardiff Half Marathon has grown into one of the largest and most exciting road races in the United Kingdom, promising to deliver the full works for the half marathon. It is now one of Europe’s largest half marathons and is Wales’ largest mass participation and multi-charity fundraising event.

You can view route information here

Date: 3rd October 2021

Start time: 9.50am, 10am, 10.10am

Age: 18 years and over

Fundraising Target: £400

Entry deadline: 1st May 2021

You can view last year’s route here


Fundraising for PAPYRUS is rewarding and makes a huge difference to young people living with thoughts of suicide – each £5 you raise can help pay for a life-saving call, text or email to HOPELINEUK.

What Happens Next?

Fill out the form *opposite* to be entered into our ballot for a place on The Cardiff Half

Our fundraising team will be in touch with you to let you whether you have been successful or not within two weeks of submitting your ballot.

If you are successful in your ballot entry, you will receive:

  • A welcome email & fundraising toolkit from our friendly fundraising team
  • A sports vest or t shirt to wear on the day
  • Iron on letters to personalize your vest with your name
  • Support from our dedicated fundraising team to help you reach your target

Already have your own place?

 That’s great news – you can still join Team PAPYRUS and raise vital funds for our life-saving services. There’s no minimum sponsorship amount, as you have purchased your own place, we just ask that you raise what you can and help save young lives! Email the team on to let the team know, and you will receive a fundraising toolkit, running vest/t shirt and iron on letters.

If this event isn’t for you, there are over 200 more for you to choose from.  Click here to see more of the amazing events taking place in 2020, where you can make a huge difference to PAPYRUS.

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Event Date: 03/10/2021

    Cardiff Half Marathon Ballot

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