Cardiff Half Marathon


After expending all your energy around 13.1 miles, refueling will no doubt be one of the first things on your mind, and whether you head straight to the bar for a celebratory drink, or you’re after something a little more nutritional, we’ve got all angles covered for peckish spectators and ravenous runners!

Brains are offering a FREE CELEBRATORY DRINK PLUS 25% off food in Brains pubs in Wales!

The 27,500 runners set to take on next month’s Cardiff University/Cardiff Half Marathon and spectators will be rewarded with a free celebratory drink plus money off their food from Brains after crossing the finish line.

The world-famous Cardiff brewery have teamed up with Wales’ largest mass-participation event to provide runners and spectators with exclusive offers at Brains pubs across the country.

Runners can claim their offer Brains pubs in Wales after taking on the marathon on October 6th. All runners have to do is show their race medal and completed coupon which can be found in the Cardiff Half Marathon spectator guide.

T&Cs apply.

Brains have also set-up a number of Brains Spectator Hubs along the route which include Elevens, The Dock, Salt, Pear Tree, Blackweir Tavern and Crwys where the team will be giving out free flags and goodies to supporters to create the best-possible atmosphere for the runners.

PLUS, kids eat free on Saturday 5th October by showing their Family Fun Run finisher medal from the Cardiff University Festival of Running.

Terms and conditions.

  • 1 kids meal per medal displayed per customer
  • Offer only valid with purchase of at least one full paying adult meal on Saturday 5th October.
  • Offer only applies on presentation of a Cardiff Half Marathon family fun finisher medal.
  • Free meal option must be taken from a Brains kids menu.
  • Brains reserve the rights to withdraw the offer at any time.
  • Offer only valid during food service hours.
  • Available in all managed Brains pubs that sell food. Visit for full list.


Event Associates Lucozade are pleased to exclusively offer all Cardiff University / Cardiff Half Marathon runners 20% off all products online.

All you need to do is visit the Lucozade Sport website and enter the discount code: CHM1920.