Oxford Half Marathon takes place on Sunday 13th October and Aspire will once again have a team of runners enjoying the fast and flat route around Oxford City Centre.

The route takes in world-famous museums, universities and parks and runners will be cheered on by crowds and motivated by live music from bands and DJs! Last year Aspire had our biggest ever team taking part, with over £3,000 raised. It’s a fantastic day and a great challenge, so get those running trainers on and make a difference in your community!

Date: Sunday 13th October

Distance: 13.1 miles

Individual fundraising target: £200

Signing up to join the Oxford Half Marathon Aspire team is a fantastic way to improve your fitness and complete a personal challenge whilst transforming the lives of Oxfordshire's most disadvantaged people. 

You can complete a challenge individually or organise a team of friends, family or colleagues to do something together. Our fundraising team is on hand to help make this an experience to remember. Here's what we can offer:

  • Plenty of fundraising advice and support
  • Team good luck messages and motivation
  • Training tips for your challenge
  • An Aspire vest or t-shirt to wear on the day

Sign up for a free Aspire charity place today

Create your own challenge

Alternatively, you can take on your own challenge - whether that's a running, cycling or kayaking event or taking on a bigger adventure across the globe, we will be here to help support you and make it an experience to remember!

Running for Aspire was a fantastic experience - I was so motivated by the knowledge that the money I raised would be making such a difference to vulnerable local people and I actually loved the personal experience along the way!


Get started

You can set up a fundraising page for your chosen event or challenge through our website. It's quick, easy and means you can share your adventure with friends and family!