Entries extended until 23:55 on Thursday 21st March!

Any entries after Sunday 17th will have to collect race numbers on the day

Festival of Running


In 2019 the Coventry Half Marathon returns as part of a week long Festival of Running

This celebration of sport kicks off with the Children's Mile and Toddler Dash on Sunday 17 March and finishes a week later on Sunday 24 March with the Coventry Half Marathon and inaugural GoRun 5k.

Sunday 17 March

Children's Mile & Toddler Dash

Entries will take place through schools.

Sunday 24 March

Coventry Half Marathon

Entries include a technical t-shirt and medal

Go Run 5k

Entries include a technical t-shirt and medal


The Festival of Running is almost here!

This Sunday March 17th, Coventry’s Festival of Running 2019 will begin with over 2,000 children taking part in the Toddler Dash and Children’s Mile in Memorial Park and close the following Sunday 24th with over 4,000 runners taking on the GoRun 5k Fun Run and Coventry Half Marathon.

Thu 14 Mar 2019

From 22st junk food addict to Ultra-Marathon runner

How running and healthy eating changed Trevor's life.

Tue 12 Feb 2019

3000 Runners!

We're excited to announce that we have over 3000 runners taking part in the Festival of Running, and we're still going!

Tue 29 Jan 2019

Roger Medwell made MBE

Roger Medwell, of Festival of Running sponsor Medwell Hyde, has been made an MBE for his services to the community.

Thu 10 Jan 2019

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