Race Day 2023

The 2023 event will take place on Sunday 2 April 2023, at 9.45am in Preston Park.

More information coming soon for 2023.

Race Pack Delivery / Collection

UPDATE on 14.6.22:

We are pleased to announce that Race Pack Delivery will be reinstated for the 2023 event.

All participants in the Brighton Marathon will have their Race Packs delivered by post at no extra cost ahead of the event.

More information will be coming soon!

Baggage and Bag Drop

We are pleased to announce that we will be reintroducing a Bag Drop system for participants on the morning of the 2023 Brighton Marathon and BM10k.

We have reviewed our 2021 and 2022 events as well as our participant feedback, and are working to develop a solution that will both better service our runners, while also solving challenges around sustainability and access to our usual baggage lorry route.

Full details will be coming soon!

Participant Instructions

PLEASE READ the full participant instructions ahead of the event, which contains all of the vital information needed ahead of the event.

2023 instructions will be available early 2023.

Confirmation Email

When you sign up you will receive a confirmation email with a QR code, confirming your place.

Please keep this safe and file it.

It will also be re-sent before the event.

You can change most of your personal details on your account by accessing your account via: https://raceroster.com. Once logged in, please select the drop down in the top right corner, and then ‘Participant Dashboard’, from here you can update your details.

Start and Course Map

You can see our previous start and course maps are here. Any updates to the 2023 course will be available closer to the event.

Participant Emails

We send all participants regular e-newsletters. These contain helpful training advice articles as well as event updates on a range of topics including essential information such as Participant Instructions, maps, event status, travel, park & ride and medical information. We advise that all participants receive these but you can opt out from them if you wish. If you do opt out and decide you would like to opt back in, please email office@brightonmarathon.co.uk


Please make sure you plan your travel well in advance for stress-free experience and so that you are ready for Race Day.

Click below for advice on buses, trains and taxis.



If you need accommodation for the Brighton Marathon Weekend, we recommend you book well in advance to secure a room at the best rates as the city gets very busy over event weekend.

Web sites like booking.com often have some great deals. Or why not look for an AirBNB or private rental and enjoy a home from home?


Mobile App

The mobile app will provide users with an interactive course map for tracking runners on the course, spectator information, results, the Participant Instructions, FAQs and more.

Medical Advice

Your safety and wellbeing is of the utmost importance to us.

No matter your experience or ability, please take time to read our medical advice before you begin your training. It’s important to not only assess your physical ability, but to find out more about energy supplements, fluids, fuel and whether any medications may have an impact on your training.

We want to get you to the finish line safely and sensibly.

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If you would like more information on deferring your 2023 place to 2024, please click here.

Information regarding deferrals following postponement will be issued to participants as soon as possible.

Terms and Conditions

You can read the terms and conditions for participants that were agreed to upon sign up, by clicking below.



For any other questions, you should be able to find what you need in our FAQs