The ABP Newport Wales Marathon is a national marathon for Wales, boasting a fast, scenic route – arguably one of the UK’s flattest marathons – with over 70% of participants claiming a PB in 2018.
Starting and finishing on Newport’s vibrant riverfront, – the route offers iconic landmarks, coastal wildlife, picturesque medieval villages and a high-profile opportunity for locals and visitors alike to experience the recently regenerated city-centre.
The much-anticipated race has finally satisfied the demand for a premier marathon distance mass-participation event in Wales, made possible by the support of Associated British Ports, Newport City Council and the Welsh Government. Nearly 10,000 runners signed up to take on Marathon, 10K and Family Mile in 2018.
Details of our charity places will be available on this page in early October. In return for a free space, we ask you to commit to raising £300 (marathon distance) or £150 (10k distance) We will give you all the help, support and encouragement you need so to secure your space please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 02920 532 284
As part of our promise to you we will offer you: