Here are some key questions you may ask us about the 8 Mile Walk event, accompanied by our race information and rules.


Can I take part in the walk with a pushchair, dog or wheeled device?

No participant may bring dogs, baby joggers, baby strollers, skateboards, rollerblades, hand cycles, unauthorised bicycles or any other wheeled device on the course except for hand propelled wheelchairs (wheelchair participants must contact the organiser in advance).  

Can I walk with headphones?

Please see the Athletics Northern Ireland rule on in-ear or over the ear headphones as of 1st January 2018. 

Do I need to complete the walk in a given time?

Yes participants must complete the 8 Mile Walk within 2 hours 30 minutes.

Can I cancel my entry?

Belfast City Marathon Ltd operates a strict non refund policy.