Half MarathonCardiff

01 Oct 2021 - 04 Oct 2021

Cardiff -- Cardiff Half Marathon
Trip duration
01 Oct 2021
04 Oct 2021
03 Oct 2021
01 Sep 2021

The race
Cardiff Half Marathon slide
Cardiff Half Marathon slide
Cardiff Half Marathon slide
Cardiff Half Marathon slide

The second largest half-marathon in the United Kingdom is the University of Cardiff half-marathon. This half marathon runs through the capital of Wales, is part of the SuperHalf Series and is known for its fast course combined with a large number of enthusiastic participants! The course is mostly flat and typically fast times are run here. It runs along several highlights of the city of Cardiff such as Cardiff Castle, the National Football Stadium and Cardiff Bay. You will certainly have a good personal running time here during the Cardiff Half Marathon!

Registration Cardiff Half Marathon 2021

Globalrunning.com offers you a package with a guaranteed runner’s bib and accommodation. Furthermore, we offer the possibility that family members or friends can travel with you as companions and together you can enjoy this event.

Take a look at our packages. We ensure that during your stay in Cardiff everything is arranged down to the last detail so that the athlete can fully devote himself or herself to the run. Whether individually or with a running group, with us you run around the world!

Book now directly and secure your entry with guaranteed participation!

  • Flights can be added upon request
  • We would be glad to put together a tailor made running trip for you
  • Part of a running group? Then we would be pleased to offer you a personalized package with group discount! Contact us for the options

Event details

Sunday, 03 October 2021
Start time
Start location
Castle St, Cardiff, UK
Finish location
Cathays Park, Cardiff CF10, UK
Expo location
City Hall Lawn, Cardiff CF10 3ND, UK

City Hall Lawns on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and on Sunday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Time limit
Average 10-12 degrees at the start of the event

The first 4 km are flat, followed by an ascent of a few hundred metres. The rest of the course is fairly flat.

Finisher T-Shirt and Medal

The map below shows the locations of the start & finish, our hotels of choice and the expo location. Underneath the map, there are two buttons which show the course and elevation maps of the event.

  • Trip schedule

    You will go on your own to hotel The Angel, your stay during this special running tour.

    Goodmorning Cardiff! After breakfast you have plenty of free time today, and Cardiff has a lot to offer! The town has a large range and remains dating back to the Middle Ages. Take a visit to Cardiff Castle, for example! The Victorian shopping arcades offer excellent shopping opportunities and the culture Cardiff is a gathering place of musicians in the evening. If you didn't do this yesterday, today is your last chance to pick up your bib number at the expo.

    The big day! Today is the day of the Cardiff Half Marathon. With a large group of enthusiastic participants from all over the world you will start in one of the biggest half marathons in Europe. On the fast and flat course you might be on your way to a new personal record. Enjoy the atmosphere and the course! Afterwards you will receive a medal to be a memory of the race.

    The last day of the running trip! On your own you will go to the airport for the return flight. We wish you a pleasant journey home and hopefully you have another medal and experience richer!

  • Transport

    We do not offer transport for this arrangement by default. However, we do offer the option to book flights with us. Prices will vary if you choose to make use of our service.

  • Accomodation
    The Angel
    € 292,00 per person

    This hotel is located next to Cardiff Castle and close to the centre of Cardiff. Set in a classic Victorian building, it offers modern, air-conditioned rooms. It has its own restaurant and bar.

    Many of the rooms at The Angel Hotel overlook Cardiff Castle and the park. Each room has free Wi-Fi, a TV, a private bathroom and tea/coffee making facilities.

    Cardiff's city centre is not large and this hotel is only 100 metres away from many restaurants, bars and quiet Bute Park. 

  • About Cardiff

    The coastal city of Cardiff is a dynamic and energetic city where history truly plays a central role. In the heart of the city you will find the highlight of Cardiff, the very impressive Cardiff Castle, which has been well preserved over the years. Cardiff City Hall and the National Museum are other historical monuments in the capital of Wales. But Cardiff is not only a historical city, it is also a modern city with excellent shopping opportunities in atmospheric shopping streets. Of course, you can't miss the city's traditional pubs! Music is also an important element in Cardiff, with the oldest record shop in the world and various musicians in the city's bars and restaurants.

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They're great, nothing is too much to ask

score: 9 / 10 Marcel st Nicolaas
Good service, personal approach, quick response to questions/uncertainties. All in all: very satisfied!

score: 8 / 10 Wim Schouten
Contact is always good and questions are answered quickly

score: 10 / 10 Peter Spruit
Well organized trip, communication is good and well in time

score: 9 / 10 Anonymous
Just doing what they promise. GREAT!

score: 10 / 10 Barend
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