Cambridge Half Marathon - Magpas

Cambridge Half Marathon

Experience the streets and sights of historical central Cambridge in a brand new way, with the course lined with support, in this extremely popular running event.

Cambridge Half Marathon Details

As a Magpas Air Ambulance runner you’ll receive:

If you want to find out more, feel free to get in touch with our fundraising team.

What other Magpas Air Ambulance runners have said:

“Running the Cambridge Half Marathon for Magpas Air Ambulance was an experience I will never forget. It was a tough course, but the support from the crowd was incredible throughout and really spurs you on. I would recommend the challenge to anyone and I would do it all over again.”

Amy, Cambridge Half Marathon runner 2021


Participants have to be 17 years old on or before the event date
The race starts at 9:30am however not all runners start at the same time. Runners are organised into waves depending on their estimated finish times. The first wave will leave at 9:30am, with the last one leaving approximately an hour later. Therefore your personal start time could be later than 9:30am. Your race number and wave time will be emailed to you approximately three weeks before the race. Your timing chip in your race number will ensure that your personal start and finish time is captured.
There will be a bag storage tent where you can leave your bag, CHM will provide you with a numbered bag tag. If you would like to wear an old top and dispose of it at the start, there will be large bags that you can put it in. All disposed of items will be passed on to charity.
Yes. There will be pacers running at 1hr 30mins, 1hr 45mins, 2hrs, 2hrs 15mins, 2hr 30 mins and 2hr 45 mins.