Royal Parks Half Marathon The Royal Parks half marathon takes you past some of our iconic capital city's most impressive buildings and landmarks, including four of the eight famous Royal Parks. A truly stunning route, so why not join us to raise money for teaching and transforming the lives of children in poor, rural Tanzania? About First held in 2008, the Royal Parks half marathon has grown to become one of London’s largest half marathons. Starting and finishing at Hyde Park, the race navigates 13.1 miles of the capital city’s central district, going past Hyde Park, Green Park, St James’ Park and Kensington Gardens. Register now for one of our guaranteed places- We ask that you commit to raising at least £500. What do I need to do? Send us an email to let us know you want to be part of the team. Setting up a fundraising page on our website is easy (but get in touch with us first) You’ll receive your own brightly coloured EdUKaid running vest and of course we’ll be at the event to cheer you on! But get your skates on (should I say running shoes?!) as there are only a limited number of places.