8 Mile Walk


8 Mile Walk 

2020 Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon

Date:  Sunday 3rd May 2020

Time:  9am

Start:  Stormont (Prince of Wales Avenue)

Finish:  Ormeau Park


050514jp1marathon020.jpgThe Marathon Walk was introduced in 1997 following public demand.

The event will start at Stormont from 9am, finishing at Ormeau Park.  The Marathon Walk will be approximately 8 miles long. 

It is non-competitive and is designed for ramblers and hikers.

It follows a similar route as the main Marathon Race, the Wheelchair Race and the Team Relay Event.

Whether you are part of a walking club or want to set a realistic health and fitness goal for 2020, the buzz of race day and being part of the biggest mass sport participatory event in Northern Ireland is an opportunity you don’t want to miss!


Entry Requirements

Participants must be over 16 years old to enter.

Due to the road legislation you may be required to walk on the footpath after a certain time. 


The very final entry deadline will be at midnight on Friday 10th April 2020.