for better mental health

Brighton Marathon 2020

We are sorry to confirm that due to the current situation with the outbreak of coronavirus, the 2020 Brighton Marathon has been cancelled.

For more information, please read our Events 2020 update.

If you'd like to register for the 2021 Brighton Marathon, you can do so here. 

Now the UK's second largest marathon, it's a fantastic day by the sea and the main event of the Brighton Marathon Weekend.

20 September 2020

Registration fee

Minimum fundraising target

Minimum age


About the event

Take on the 26.2-mile route around the vibrant city of Brighton - take in the sea views, soak up the amazing atmosphere and enjoy a fabulous finish at the beach!

We're so pleased to have our largest team of people taking part in one of Europe's favourite marathons, so expect fantastic camaraderie as you take on your marathon.

Run for Mind and help make sure no one faces a mental health problem alone.

How we'll support you

We offer all our runners a fantastic support package including:

  • loads of training and fundraising advice regular email updates
  • a Mind running vest
  • loud and enthusiastic checkpoints on the route to help encourage you on your way
  • a reception with refreshments at the event village when you finish
  • a dedicated and experienced project manager who will provide information and support in the run-up to your event.

Any questions?

You might find your answer in our FAQs.

Or you can send us an email using the button below, or give us a call on 0300 999 3887 and we'll be more than happy to help.

Any questions? Send us an email

Becoming a runner for Mind - Sophie's story

"As someone with Bipolar Disorder, fundraising for Mind has been an incredible experience. It has been an absolute honor to run for Mind again this year and I could not be more proud."

Read Sophie's story

Where does the money go?

1 in 4

people in the UK will experience a mental health problem in any given year


queries answered by our helplines in 2018/19.


people accessed our information in 2018/2019

You can find out more about our work in the 2018/19 annual review

and more about our finances in our 2018/19 annual accounts

Other ways you could get involved

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