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About the challenge

Date: Sunday 2 March 2025
Location: Madeira Drive, Brighton
Event distance: 13.1 miles
Fundraising target: £275 (registration fee £25)

The Brighton Half Marathon is an exciting new addition to the WWF running events calendar. The event sees 10,000 runners take in the best that Brighton has to offer; you’ll run past Brighton Pavilion Pier, Hove’s colourful beach huts, the Royal Pavilion, and the British Airways i360. You’re also promised stunning sea views in 95% of the course! Join Team WWF for this spectacular spring half marathon. 



Volunteer at the Brighton Half Marathon

Are you able to give your time to help make the Brighton Half Marathon an unforgettable experience for the anticipated 10,000 participants?

As part of WWF's agreement with the event organisers, we have been asked to help recruit volunteers to ensure the smooth delivery of the event. 

Volunteer roles include; course marshal, water station, baggage attendant, youth race marshal and finish line volunteer. Shifts begin between 7am-9am and will be a few hours in duration. 

If you are interested in helping make the event a success, please email and we'll provide further information. 

Content of a fundraising and race packs

How we support you

We'll be with you every step of the way in the run up to your challenge. You'll receive a range of training and fundraising advice, as well as motivational stories about the work you'll be making possible. We'll also provide:

  • Our fundraising pack to help you achieve your target
  • Runners pack including your Race To Save Our World vest or t-shirt
  • WWF Team Panda Facebook Group to meet fellow runners and share tips
  • WWF training workshop 
  • Online training hub to help you prepare safely for your challenge
  • WWF cheer squads to keep you motivated during the event
  • Post race meet-up