Race Information

Our Race Information contains everything you need to know to prepare for the event and ensure you have a fantastic day.

Please ensure that you read this, even if you have raced with us before as some details may have changed. In particular, please ensure you are familiar with the details about the Race Start. Your co-operation with this is essential to getting the race underway safely and on time. Once the final wave has left, you will not be able to start so please plan your arrival to avoid being late.

Key details are highlighted in the snippets, for quick reference. For pre race purchases e.g. Park & Ride tickets, official Cambridge Half Marathon clothing click here.

Don’t forget to plan your post race celebrations! Make the most of what Cambridge has to offer with Unlock Cambridge, our collection of exclusive discounts with local businesses.


 

 
 

 

 

EVENT OVERVIEW

The TTP Cambridge Half Marathon takes place on Sunday 3 March 2024. Hosting more than 12,000 runners and with fantastic on course support, this event is ideal for those tackling their first 13.1 mile event or those looking for a race PB.

Our new route for 2024 takes in four University of Cambridge Colleges – Kings, Jesus, St John’s and Trinity.


 

 

 

ENTRIES

Entries for 2024 are now sold out.  For the best chance of securing a place for our 2025 event, join our mailing list to be the first to hear. Or why not join our Volunteers team this year and receive guaranteed access to a standard entry with a 50% discount?

 

 

 

 

 

Changes and Withdrawals

If you want to make changes to your race entry, or you need to withdraw, please read on to find out what your options are.

In any event, please do not pass your race pack to someone else. This can result in a number of issues including finding yourself uninsured in the event of an incident, invalidating race rankings, compromising medical treatment or creating distress by contacting the wrong person in the event of an emergency.

 

What would you like to do? What can be done
I need to get my pack posted but I asked to collect Unfortunately there is no option to change this now as packs are in production.  You will need to collect your pack from Midsummer Common (please bring Photo ID).
I have asked for my pack to be sent to the wrong address After this deadline, you will need to either retrieve your pack or you will need to request a new one and collect from Midsummer Common. Collection is available:
12:00 – 18:00 Friday 1 March
10:00 – 16:00 Saturday 2 MarchYou must bring photo ID.
I need to collect my pack but I can’t make the times advertised You can arrange for someone else to collect your pack. You must email us (info@cambridgehalfmarathon.com) in advance with their name and provide your permission. They must bring a copy of your email and a copy of your photo ID.
I want to change my estimated finish time or start wave Unfortunately these can no longer be changed.  You do have the option to move back to a slower/later wave (you can do this on the day and do not need to tell us).  You will not be allowed to move forward into a faster/earlier wave.

If you want to run with a friend who is starting in a different wave, one of you needs to move back to the slower / later wave.

I want to change my running club Please email us (info@cambridgehalfmarathon.com) and we will endeavour to change the data so that your race results are correct.  However the data shown in pre race comms may still reflect the original club.
I made a mistake on my entry e.g. date of birth After this, please email us and we will endeavour to change the data so that your race results are correct. However the data shown in pre race comms may still reflect the original data.
I need to withdraw The following applies to general entries only. Places secured via Charities, Business Challenge and Partners are not eligible for refunds or transfers. You will need to contact the organisation directly to let them know you cannot race.

Unfortunately the deadline for transferring your entry to another athlete or to withdrawal and receive a partial refund has now passed.  Please let us know if you can no longer race so we can update our records for race day and remove you from further communications.

In any event, please do not pass your race pack to someone else. This can result in a number of issues including finding yourself uninsured in the event of an incident, invalidating race rankings, compromising medical treatment or creating distress by contacting the wrong person in the event of an emergency.

I want to claim on my race fee insurance You will need to contact your insurer directly – if you purchased Yellow Jersey Race Insurance at point of entry, more information is here www.yellowjersey.co.uk/OSB

You will likely need confirmation of your withdrawal, so please email us to request your withdrawal.
www.yellowjersey.co.uk/OSB