The Vitality Bath Half Marathon is one of the longest established and most popular city centre road events in the UK. It is also the largest charity fundraising event in the South West region, raising over £2 million for charity last year alone.

Event Date 12 March 2017
Sponsorship £175
Entrance Fee FREE
Register by 3 February 2017

It is a fast, flat course suitable for all abilities and with great PB potential and huge support all around the city. It covers a two lap 13.1 mile (21.1km) traffic-free course straddling both sides of the River Avon. The race starts and finishes in Great Pulteney Street, in the heart of the World Heritage City of Bath. There is also a 1 mile Family Fun Run - perfect for all the family.

Can you raise a minimum of £175? By running for us this year you will:

  • Help transform the lives of disadvantaged children at risk of social and academic exclusion;
  • Be able to attend our fabulous Pasta Party the night before in our beautiful 15th century converted barn;
  • You have the option to stay over at the Farm if you’re travelling from afar;
  • We will shuttle you to the start line on race day too;
  • Receive a vibrant green Jamie's Farm t-shirt (free), or choose a tech sports top for £15;
  • Be sent regular e-newsletters;
  • Receive fantastic support all around the course;
  • Enjoy a post-race massage and after party;
  • Be part of the ever growing Jamie’s Farm family.

Registration is now open

Click here to apply today

For more information contact jill@jamiesfarm.org.uk or call 01225 743 608. We’d love you to be part of the team.

“What a great day - the Jamie's Farm team provided great support to the runners, and it's fantastic to be able to support such an impactful charity.”

Steve, 2016 runner

“That was my first Half Marathon ever, I'm proud to have done it for such a good cause!”

Anonymous, 2016 runner

“It was such a great weekend and you guys were amazing. The food was delicious, the accommodation was really homely and the organisation was spot on. Will definitely recommend it to others and will come back next year. Thank you so much! Legends.”

Victoria, 2016 runner

 

 

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On the day

We will have a marquee at the Runners Village, complete with post-race masseurs, and update you on where our noisy cheer points will be around the course for your friends and family to join. To celebrate your success we have also organised a post-race after-party at the Cork Bar in Bath. The more the merrier!

Map pinpointing the start:

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“Jamie’s Farm literally changed my whole school career. You showed me a new look at life, and helped me reflect on myself, my family and my school”

Richard, 15, London.

“The impact Jamie’s Farm has had on the students and on the rest of their year group is immense…It really is money well invested”

Dame Sally Coates, Director of Academies South for United Learning Trust.