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Brighton Half Marathon 2020

Make a real difference to the lives of children across Sussex as part of Team Chestnut on Sunday 23 Feb. For just £30 be a half marathon hero and take on this major running event on the half marathon calendar.

Brighton Half Marathon runners
Brighton Half Marathon runners

Starting and finishing on Madeira Drive, the Brighton Half Marathon is a beautiful seafront course taking in the best sights the city has to offer. From the stunning Brighton Pavilion and famous Brighton Pier, to the fabulous coastal roads of Ovingdean Cliffs and Hove Lagoon.

New Year Special Offer!

To help your New Year, New Me or running resolutions, here is super special Team Chestnut offer just for you to get you on your way.

We have 25 completely FREE Charity Places for the 2020 Brighton Half Marathon, with a minimum sponsorship of £200.

To take advantage of this registration fee free offer, get in touch today and let us know you’d like to be part of Team Chestnut for the 2020 Brighton Half. It’s first come first serve, so don’t miss out.

Feel free to e-mail us on events-cth@stbh.org.uk or call us on 01903 706355 at anytime.

What you get with Team Chestnut in 2020

Support with your training
  • Running Vest: A Chestnut Tree House running vest to wear with pride on the day and for all your training runs.
  • Coffee Catch Ups: Come and say hi. Meet us and other Team Chestnut runners over coffee and cake.
  • Training Runs: There’s a (half) marathon task ahead, so let’s achieve it together! We’ll put on training runs to help you reach the distance.
  • Facebook Group: Sharing is caring. Join our Chestnut Tree House runners group to chat and share stories, tips, and ideas.
Support with your fundraising
  • Fundraising Pack: A guide to give your fundraising a kick start, full of ideas to inspire you!
  • JustGiving: The simplest way for your family, friends, and colleagues to sponsor you.
  • Sponsorship Form: Download the all important Chestnut Tree House Sponsor Form.
  • Money Box: Perfect for putting up in the staff kitchen or for that loose change.
  • Top 10 Tips: The things to remember to make your fundraising a success.
Support on race day
  • Team Photo: We’ll be there to meet you at the start and wave you off, but not before grabbing a Team Chestnut group shot.
  • Cheer Squad: We’ll be with all the way, with loads of supporters on route ready to hand out cheers and jelly babies.
  • Event Village: We’ll be there to welcome you home after your amazing achievement with refreshments and much needed massage..

Brighton Half Marathon 2020 race day info

The Brighton Half Marathon 2020 takes place on Sunday 23 February at 9:00am, starting and finishing along Madeira Drive.

Getting your Brighton Half Marathon 2020 race number

Your race pack and race number will be posted out to you after you’ve registered.

Getting to Brighton Half Marathon 2020

Find more information about parking, travel, shuttle buses, bag-drops, toilet locations and water stops in 2020 on the Brighton Half Marathon website.

Brighton Half Marathon results

Results and timings for this year can be found on the Brighton Half Marathon website and will be posted on race day for 2020.

Brighton Half Marathon 2020 route map and road closures

The Brighton Half Marathon start line and finish line is alongside the Event Village on Madeira Drive. View the 2019 route map below.

Road closures start at 8:15am and continue until approx 1:30pm. View 2019 road closures on the Brighton Half Marathon website.

Brighton Half Marathon_2019 Course Map

The Brighton Half Marathon 2020 route map and road closures will be available nearer race day.

How your sponsor money helps

Here is how your support can help transform the lives of local children, young people, and their families everyday…

Your £220 means a child can be cared for at home, giving the parents or carers quality time together.

Your £230 means a child can enjoy themselves with a day of play at Chestnut Tree House.

Your £285 means an hour of all care services can be given at Chestnut Tree House.

Your £675 means a child can spend a whole night at Chestnut Tree House.

Your £887 means a family are fully supported through the most difficult time of saying their final goodbyes to their child.

Not a runner but would like to get involved. Become a Team Chestnut volunteer!

Our events just wouldn’t work without our team of amazing and dedicated volunteers. Helping with marshalling, parking, bag drops, medal giving, and being part of our race day cheer squads.

View our current event volunteering opportunities or fill out an event volunteering form and we’ll be in touch.

Something to tell us

If you’d like to share your story about why you’re running for us, let us know by sending an e-mail to events@chestnut-tree-house.org.uk, and we’ll get back to you. Use the subject line News Story – Brighton Half Marathon.