Route Information


8 Mile Marathon Walk


The 2020 8 Mile Walk route starts at Stormont and finishes in Ormeau Park. 

Click HERE to view the 2020 8 Mile Walk Route Map image



**Please be advised that this is an interactive map used to highlight street names, distances and amenities offered on the route. Certain areas are difficult to portray on this map which may affect the distance




Click HERE to view the 8 Mile Walk route narrative (by street name)



There will be TWO walk checkpoints on the 8 Mile Walk route.  All walk entrants must bring their walk checkpoint card* with them on the day - these will be stamped at the following checkpoint locations (approximate miles):

  1. Entrance to Tesco on the Castlereagh Road (approx 3 miles)
  2. Bottom of Ravenhill Road turn from Albertbridge Road (approx 6 miles)

*Walk Checkpoint Cards will be provided at the Race Expo/Pack Collection - details of the Expo to be confirmed in due course