UK & Ireland Marathon List

Last updated - 19th December 2014

Event Notes Excluded Events
2014 For a list of Other marathons in Ireland plus West & East Series please check
100 Marathon Club Ireland list and the East of Ireland Marathons.
21Dec14 Portsmouth Coastal Waterside
27Dec14 The Sunrise to Sunset Challenge (Form)
28Dec14 Phoenix Year End (Full)
31Dec14 Liverbird Marathon Double (Download Entry Form) , Flitch Way
   
2015  
01Jan15 Liverbird Marathon Double (Download Entry Form)
03Jan15 Engima Winter Marathon Double
04Jan15 Engima Winter Marathon Double
10Jan15 Martello Marathon 1
11Jan15 Martello Marathon 2
17Jan15 Anglesey CTS , Ranscombe Challenge - Winter
18Jan15 Braintree Boggle
24Jan15 Winter Viking Coastal Marathon 1 , Rok the Stones, New Year Frolic
25Jan15 Winter Viking Coastal Marathon 2 , Newcastle Race Course
05Feb15 Enigma Quadzilla
06Feb15 Enigma Quadzilla
07Feb15 Enigma Quadzilla , South Devon CTS , Winter Holly Challenge
08Feb15 Enigma Quadzilla
14Feb15 Valentines Marathon
15Feb15 Portland Coastal , Hardmoors 26.2 Series
21Feb15 The Winter Railway
22Feb15 The Hugin Challenge , Heartbreak
26Feb15 Marathon Day Marathon
28Feb15 Northumberland CTS , South Shropshire Circular , Belvoir Challenge
01Mar15 New Forest  , Steyning Stinger , Mill Hill , Cambridge Boundary Run ,
07Mar15 Groundhog Day Track , Golden Fleece
08Mar14 Chiltern Kanter , Thaxted Trail Marathon , Wrexham , Meadows , Scottish Borders Marathon
14Mar15 Ranscombe Challenge - Spring, SPRING SHAKESPEARE , Thames Meander
15Mar15 Ranscombe Challenge - Spring, Larmer Tree , TRALEE
16Mar15 Week at the Knees
17Mar15 Week at the Knees
18Mar15 Week at the Knees
19Mar15 Week at the Knees
20Mar15 VO Jurassic Coast Chall   , Week at the Knees
21Mar15 VO Jurassic Coast Chall , Gin Pit / 100MC AGM Marathon , Week at the Knees , Sussex CTS , Charnwood  
22Mar15 VO Jurassic Coast Chall , Gin Pit , Week at the Knees
28Mar15 Three Shires  , Port of Dover Race Festival , Poets Path Potter TBC
29Mar15 Devonshire Dumpling, Daffodil Dawdle , LDWA South Downs, Port of Dover Race Festival
30Mar15 COD Triple
31Mar15 COD Triple
01Apr15 COD Triple
03Apr15 Bletchley Enigma, Good Friday
04Apr15 Easter run around the Reservoir 1
05Apr15 Easter run around the Reservoir 2 , GbU Northampton Run Fest (MT) ,
06Apr15 Enigma Strikes Back , Easter run around the Reservoir 3
11Apr15 Exmoor CTS , Bath Beat, Caythorpe Canter  , Calderdale Hike
12Apr15 BRIGHTON, Pewsey Downsaround, CONNEMARA, WORCESTER, Hardmoors 26.2 Series , TAUNTON
19Apr15 Huddersfield , GREAT WELSH , BUNGAY BLACK DOG , GREATER MANCHESTER , Ashford & District
23Apr15 St Georges Day Marathon
24Apr15 Wonderland Caucus Race
25Apr15 Fowlmead Challenge
26Apr15 LONDON , BLACKPOOL , SHAKESPEARE,
02May15 Pembrokeshire CTS , Salcomble Coastal 
03May15 Three Forts, NORTH DORSET VILLAGE , Neolithic (MT), LIMERICK, Hardmoors 26.2 Series
04May15 MILTON KEYNES , BELFAST CITY
09May15 Bewl Water , Rhondda Rollercoaster , Christian Aid Walk
10May15 HALSTEAD, Stroud Trail
16May15 Clun Valley , WHITE PEAK , Orpington Marafun, Ingleborough , Cape Wrath, LAKES of KILLARNY , Arun River
17May15 WINDERMERE, Windermere 10in10, Richmond Park, Leaden Boot, Keswick Trail
20May15 Forces March
21May15 Forces March
22May15 Forces March
23May15 Flete CTS, The Shin Dig In The Shire, Forces March
24May15 The Ox , Forces March , Weald Challenge Trail , NEWRY
27May15 Dunkirk 75 Challenge
30May15 KENT ROADRUNNER , Excalibur
31May15 EDINBURGH, WALLED CITY MARATHON (Ireland)
01Jun15 CORK
06Jun15 Summer Viking Coastal Marathon, Aston Subedge, Bolton Hill
07Jun15 Summer Viking Coastal Marathon, Stour Valley Marathon , STRATHEARN
13Jun15 Langport, Holly Challenge , Settle Saunter. Baslow Boot Bash
14Jun15 LIVERPOOL ROCK N ROLL , Langport, Yeovil , Pieces of 8, Hardmoors 26.2 Series
20Jun15 Enigma Back to Front , South Downs , Trail Marathon Wales
21Jun15 Enigma Superhero , Cheltenham Challenge
25Jun15 Great Barrow Challenge ,
26Jun15 Great Barrow Challenge ,
27Jun15 Midnight Marathon, Giants Head , Great Barrow Challenge , WATERFORD
28Jun15 Great Barrow Challenge , North Devon , Herts Hobble
29Jun15 Great Barrow Challenge ,
30Jun15 Great Barrow Challenge ,
01Jul15 Great Barrow Challenge ,
02Jul15 Great Barrow Challenge ,
03Jul15 Great Barrow Challenge ,
04Jul15 Summer Enigma Double, Great Barrow Challenge ,
05Jul15 Summer Enigma Double, Potteries , WALES, From Here to There
11Jul15 Ranscombe Challenge - Summer , Piece of Cake Marathon
12Jul15 Ranscombe Challenge - Summer
18Jul15 KILLARNY
25Jul15 Summer run around the Reservoir 1, Twilight Marathon
26Jul15 Summer run around the Reservoir 2, Fort William
02Aug15 Vanguard Way
12Aug15 Battle of Britain 75 Challenge
13Aug15 Quadrathon
13Aug15 Quadrathon
16Aug15 Leila's Run , Hardmoors 26.2 Series , Cheddar Gorge , Quadrathon
17Aug15 Quadrathon
22Aug15 Bad Cow Marathon 1 , ACHILL ISLAND
23Aug15 Bad Cow Marathon 2 , LONGFORD
29Aug15 Enigma Shaken Not Stirred, Thames Meander
30Aug15 Enigma Shaken Not Stirred, GUERNSEY
31Aug15 Cakeathon Challenge
05Sep15 DINGLE, HIGHLAND PERTHSHIRE 
12Sep15 Heroes Challenge
13Sep15 HULL , Bacchus, Farnham Pilgrims,
20Sep15 Purbeck , Lords of the Isles Challenge
23Sep15 The Tolkien Run
27Sep15 LOCH NESS, BARNSTAPLE, MOOATHON  
04Oct15 BOURNEMOUTH, CHESTER, JERSEY, Kielder
10Oct15 Ranscombe Challenge - Autumn
11Oct15 Ranscombe Challenge - Autumn, YORKSHIRE
24Oct15 Beachy Head , SNOWDONIA
25Oct15 Bristol & Bath ,
26Oct15 DUBLIN
31Oct15 Spooky Halloween Challenge - Pumpkin Marathon
01Nov15 November Nightmare
02Nov15 November Nightmare
03Nov15 November Nightmare
04Nov15 November Nightmare
05Nov15 November Nightmare
06Nov15 November Nightmare
07Nov15 Fireworks Enigma , Thames Meander, Hardmoors 26.2 Series
08Nov15 Fireworks Enigma
22Nov15 Phoenix Riverside (TBC)
25Nov15 Oyster Bay Marathon
26Nov15 Viking Thanksgiving Marathon
27Nov15 Agincourt 600th Anniversary Marathon
28Nov15 Martello Marathon
29Nov15 Dymchurch Marathon
05Dec15 Battle of Waterloo 200th Anniversary Challenge, CLONAKILTY
06Dec15 Saxon Shore Marathon
12Dec15 Christmas Enigma 
13Dec15 Christmas Enigma  , Hardmoors 26.2 Series
20Dec15 Portsmouth Coastal Waterside
2016  
17Sep16 Dorset County Marathon (TBC)

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2014  
12Jan14 Cold Christmas
23Feb14 Grizedale Trail
01Mar14 Ras Dewi Sant - Coastal Path Marathon,
15Mar14 Run For Tomorrow Marathon 1 (Pitsford Water) (TR, Form)
16Mar14 Run For Tomorrow Marathon 2 (Pitsford Water) (TR, Form),
23Mar14 Loch Katrine Marathon
30Mar14 Tough Guy Marathon , NEMC Marathon (Full), Pick and Mix
13Apr14 Essex Walker
27Apr14 Valleys & Views
04May14 Heritage Coast (MT) ,
10May14 Windmill Way Challenge
17May14 Farthingstone Foot Fest , Big Black Mountain Challenge
18May14 Imerys Trail Marathon ,   North Norfolk Marathon, Wenlock Marathon
25May14 FLYING FOX , Howgills Ultratrail 26,
15Jun14 Littledown , Scafell Pike Trail
21Jun14 Malvern Midsummer ,  Picnic ,
22Jun14 Seabank
28Jun14 Hamsterley Marathon
29Jun14 Wakefield Marathon , Coombe Abbey Running Festival ,Run Fest Wales
06Jul14 Lakeland Trails
12Jul14 Osmotherley Phoenix , Harden Hard'un , White Peak Walk
20Jul14 The Stuart Wild Memorial Race, Fairlands Valley Challenge , Lions Bridge Marathon
26Jul14 Rock and Rowel
27Jul14 Bath Off Road Marathon
02Aug14 Callanish Stones Marathon
03Aug14 Dovedale Dipper (OR)
10Aug14 ISLE OF MAN, Salisbury 5-4-3-2-1
16Aug14 Lemmings Track Marathon
24Aug14 Sandwell Six Towns  , Northumberland Coast Marathon
25Aug14 Pathfinder
31Aug14 Halifax Marathon
06Sep14 Hills & Dales , Aston Subedge, Somerset Levels & Moors
07Sep14 Delamere Ultratrail 26 (TR) KENT COASTAL , WOLVERHAMPTON , Wye Valley , Chiltern
13Sep14 Birmingham Canal Canter , Wistanstow Challenge, New Forest (TBC)
14Sep14 CHESTERFIELD, Ponton Plod, Dunstable Downs
20Sep14 Harvest Hobble, GREAT LANGDALE , Helly Hansen Beauty & The Beast
21Sep14 HEREFORD
27Sep14 Born Survivor , Causeway Coast, Cotsword Challenge
28Sep14 ROBIN HOOD , Monster Marathon , Bath Two Tunnels
03Oct14 VO Atlantic Coast Chall (TR)
04Oct14 VO Atlantic Coast Chall (TR), Where Ravens Dare , Dave Lewis Challenge
05Oct14 VO Atlantic Coast Chall (TR), , Glencoe , Clarendon Way , MABLETHORPE , Flower of Suffolk (OR/ldwa) Flower of Suffolk (OR/ldwa)
12Oct14 ISLE OF WIGHT  , Forest of Dean , Spires & Steeples Challenge (OR), Amesbury Amble
18OCt14 Trailscape Essex Marathon
19Oct14 DARTMOOR VALE , ABINGDON , Eden Marathon Chelmsford Parks Marathon  Founders Challenge
25Oct14 Bassetlaw Bash , Suffolk CTS
26Oct14 Brentwood Running Festival  , Greensand (MT) LEICESTER , Northumberland Castles
01Nov14 Spooky Halloween Challenge (Form) - Pumpkin Marathon (Form)
02Nov14 STEVENAGE, November Nightmare, Rivington Trail , NEWCASTLE TOWN MOOR
15Nov14 AUTUMN SHAKESPEARE , Hell of a Hill Marathon 4 (TR) Gower CTS
16Nov14 Shillington Shuffle (Ldwa,Beds), Hell of a Hill Marathon 5 (TR) A20 PATH N' DOWNS , CORNISH, Broadway
22Nov14 Maravan Double , Kirkstall Abbey Trail
23Nov14 Maravan Double , Colworth Hare and Tortoise (Form),
29Nov14 Saxon Shore , December Double
30Nov14 Saxon Shore , December Double
05Dec14 Dymchurch Marathon Triple
06Dec14 Dymchurch Marathon Triple , Clonakilty Waterfront, Dorset CTS
07Dec14 Dymchurch Marathon Triple

1) All marathons on the 'British Marathon List' above, are qualifying events in terms of 100 Marathon Club Statistics and qualification for membership.
2) Marathons of the exact distance of 26m 385yds, held in the United Kingdom and Ireland and predominantly on a road service, are classed as "ROAD Marathons".
3) For purposes of club statistics a "Track Marathon" can be classed as a "Road Marathon".
4) All other marathons are classed as "Trail Marathons".
5) All events on this list should hold a permit to include 'Public Liability Insurance'.
6) A list of excluded events can be found on the Excluded Events page.

(please contact us with any queries/additions/omissions/corrections)

2012 Members Challenge Competition.
Marathons that qualify are shown below in CAPITALS
 **Special rules apply to repeated series or events, eg. Windermere Brathay 10in10 & WEST OF IRELAND SERIES
(Track marathons do not count)

Race List Notes
209 2:09 Events
A Advertised in Running press
A'Hub AdventureHub Events
amb Ambition Events
Bsk Bustinskin Coastal Series
Bwf British Walking Federation
ELife EnduranceLife Coastal Trail Series
form Entry Form can be downloaded from this website (when current)
FR Fun Run/Non Permit race. Distance possibly not measured.
GbU Go Beyond Ultra Series
ldwa Listed in LDWA handbook.
MT Multi-Terrain, generally with some road sections
NC Date not yet confirmed
OR Off road. (LDWA Type event)
ORM Off-road marathon (ie. approx 26 miles - (LDWA type event)
Prov Provisional Date
Rrc RRC/TRA Race Directory
TR Trail. (may have some road sections)
TRA Trail Running Association Series
VO Votwo Challenge Series
W Walkers only, (W) - check if runners allowed!!
XNRG Extreme Energy Series
(+) Other distances { Times/Cost for Longer Race }
? Date and/or details not yet confirmed