Route Information


8 Mile Marathon Walk

Click HERE to view the 2019 8 Mile Walk Route.

Alternatively, please see the the route directions for the 8 Mile Marathon Walk below.

The 2019 Marathon 8 Mile Walk will follow the Marathon route until it reaches the Ormeau Road.  The walk begins in Stormont with the start line at the main driveway close to the Upper Newtownards Road.  As the walkers go out through the gates following the Marathon and Relay Runners at 9am they will turn right, and travel city wards.


Stormont            Via the Ormeau Embankment Junction
Turn Right   Through Ormeau Park
Pass Clonlee Drive   Onto Ormeau Road
Turn Left   Turn Right City bound
Beersbridge Road   Turn Right
Turn Left   Ormeau Embankment
Castlereagh Road   Remain on right-hand-side of pavement
Turn Right   Turn Right 
Montgomery Road   Driveway to Ozone Tennis Centre
Turn Right    
Cregagh Road    
Past Loopland Park    
Straight On to Albertbridge Road    
Turn Left    
Ravenhill Road    
Into Ormeau Park