Cardiff University Student Fun Run

Time: TBC

Price: £5

Distance: 2.4km

Route: 2 laps around the Cardiff Civic Centre, starting outside Cardiff City Hall

Get yourself, your friends and housemates involved in the Cardiff University/Cardiff Half Marathon race weekend by signing up to the Cardiff University Student Life Fun Run.

A new event exclusively for all Cardiff University students, the 2.4km route loops twice around Cardiff’s Civic Centre, Alexandra Gardens and North Road and is perfectly suited to all abilities. With no pressure to record fast times or even run all the way round, dig out your best fancy dress, drag along friends and enjoy the experience. There’ll be plenty to keep you going all the way round and with a vibrant atmosphere and loads of support from the crowd, you’ll be round the course in no time. The entry fee for the event is £5 per person.

What’s included in your registration fee

  • Event pack including information booklet and running number
  • Commemorative t-shirt
  • Commemorative medal
  • Helpful student wellbeing advice
  • Access to the event facilities, including toilets
  • Opportunity to win voucher prizes

The first three male and female finishers are eligible for a voucher prize:

1st male/1st female: £100 Amazon Voucher
2nd male/2nd female: £50 Amazon Voucher
3rd male/3rd female: £25 Amazon Voucher

All vouchers are provided by Cardiff University Student Support & Wellbeing.

Register to be a part of this great new event and Cardiff University’s healthy student community! 

 Your race pack along with your limited edition t-shirt will be available for collection on the day from the Cardiff University Marquee outside City Hall from 10am – up until 3.30pm.

Connect with us

Once you’ve registered, leading up to, during and after the fun run we’d love to hear from you, so please connect with us on twitter @studentlifecu and and let us know how you are getting on and we’ll be sharing useful student tips and hints in the build-up and beyond.




Student Life Fun Run Map