Belfast City Marathon 2023

  • Stormont Estate

Run your way to a healthier 2023!

Looking for a new goal this year? Why not join #TeamHospice and commit to taking part in this year's Mash Direct Belfast City Marathon!?

The Belfast City Marathon is one of the leading marathons in the UK and Ireland and is renowned for the incredible local support and crowds to cheer you on throughout your 26.2miles!

Whether you're up for taking on the Team Relay, 8 Mile Walk, 5k Fun Run or the full Marathon, the Belfast City Marathon offers something for everyone!


The Route

The Mash Direct Belfast City Marathon takes runners on a scenic journey, taking in some of the city's most iconic landmarks. Runners will start the race at Stormont Estate, East Belfast and will finish at Ormeau Park located in South Belfast.

Entry Requirements: Participants must be over 18 years old to enter.  All participants must complete the Marathon Run and Wheelchair Race in less than 6 hours. Deadline for entries: 7th April, 2023.

Click here to view full route map!

How can my fundraising help?

Northern Ireland Children's Hospice is the only service of its type of in Northern Ireland which provides expert, compassionate, and specialised palliative care to over 400 babies, children and young people who have a life-limiting or life-threatening conditions, and their families.

One of the families that we've had the pleasure of caring for is Little Riley Gartland. When asked what his Mum, Louise, thinks about the care he receives she said; 

"He loves coming to Horizon House, there are so many parts of the care that he receives that stand out - the music therapy, the sensory room, the cuddles and the care and the attention that the care team provide is amazing.“


Why join Team Hospice!

  • A Team Hospice Running Vest that you can wear with pride
  • The loudest cheers along the route
  • Fundraising support from our friendly Events Team
  • A fundraising pack filled with top tips to help you raise your fundraising goal

How to join #TeamHospice!

1. Register on the official Belfast City Marathon website here

2. Let us know you are taking part by filling out the form below

If you have any queries about this event please contact our Events Team at: events@nihospice.org

Fill in the form below to let us know you're taking part!

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