SO MUCH MORE THAN A RUNNING RACE
We are pleased to announce that thanks to your reviews we have been awarded a GOLD athlete-rated badge for consistently high reviews.
Thank you for all of your feedback and so pleased you have enjoyed our event so much.
COUNTDOWN TO RACE WEEKEND
The multi-award-winning Milton Keynes Marathon Weekend is more than just a running race. Join thousands at Buckinghamshire’s MOST POPULAR weekend of running. Conquer the Rocket 5k and Turing 10K on Sunday 30 April, and either the MK Marathon Relay, MK Half Marathon or MK Marathon on Bank Holiday Monday 1 May 2023. Run both days and earn a third MK Challenge medal!
We also have a colourful Superhero Fun Run on Monday morning followed by entertainment, face painting and a fun fair. All events finish in the stunning natural amphitheatre with live music, street food, and bars. We look forward to seeing you in 2023 for an epic two days of running.
Why Run Milton Keynes?
Our multi-award-winning marathon event is consistently ranked in the top 10 UK marathons, an AIMS-certified race, with BARR Gold accreditation for outstanding race management. A London and Boston marathon qualifying event as well as an Abbott World Marathon Majors Wanda Age Group World Championships qualifier.
We’re blessed with a tremendous amount of natural beauty in Milton Keynes. We have taken advantage of those factors to show off our green city, giving our runners a course that is scenic, interesting, inspiring, fun to run, fast, and excitingly different from other marathons.
FINISH LINE FESTIVAL WITH LIVE MUSIC & DJ’S
OUR HEADLINE ACT IS THE AMAZING…
10 reasons to run Milton Keynes
- Fantastic medals
- Quality tech tee (relay, half & marathon) that you will wear again
- Scenic route with lakes, parks and woodland
- Professional timing and live results
- Most improved UK race of 2019!
- British Association of Road Races GOLD status
- Stunning central location with lots of parking and hotels nearby
- Fantastic GOLD awarded race reviews
- Lots of support & entertainment on the course
- Finish festival with bands, street food and bars
AMAZING NEW VENUE FOR 2023
We are extremely excited to announce that we are moving our massively popular event to Campbell Park, the premium event space in Milton Keynes from 2023. We will continue to provide the same superior race day experience that you’ve come to expect when you run Milton Keynes.
Finishing right next to the Campbell Park amphitheatre will mean that our runners will be able to experience a great festival-style atmosphere when they finish. This will include tasty street food, a bar, and a line-up of top entertainment on the stage, hosted by MKFM.
THE GREEN CITY MARATHON
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