Bath Rugby Foundation is a charity that believes all children deserve a fair start in life. We provide a range of programmes which help 3,000 vulnerable children and young people in and around Bath develop their physical, practical, and emotional skills.

When you run the Bath Half Marathon for Bath Rugby Foundation, you will receive a free limited edition running vest, training runs with other Bath Half runners, massage sessions throughout your training, secure bag storage, food and hydration, and Bath Half support. You will also be helping to make a difference in the lives of vulnerable youngsters.

Your fundraising will help us to provide essential services such as sports and social in-school and after-school programmes, alternative education programmes, and school holiday hubs.

Running for Bath Rugby Foundation is not just about fundraising. It’s also about being part of a team and achieving something amazing. You will receive support from the charity throughout your training and fundraising journey, and you will be cheered on by thousands of spectators on the day.

If you are interested in running for Bath Rugby Foundation in the Bath Half Marathon on Sunday 15 October 2023, please visit our website for more information.

Together, we can make a difference.


Here's what you'll get when you choose to run on behalf of Bath Rugby Foundation:

  • Free limited edition running vest. This is a must-have for any Bath Half runner!
  • Training runs with other Bath Half runners. This is a great way to meet other runners and get motivated for the big day. The training runs are led by experienced coaches and are a great way to improve your running skills.
  • Massage sessions throughout your training, as well as on the day of the half-marathon. This is a great way to stay loose and prevent injuries. The massage sessions are provided by qualified therapists and are a great way to relax and recover after a long run.
  • Secure bag storage. This is a great way to keep your belongings safe on race day. The bag storage area is located at the start and finish of the race, so you can easily access your belongings before and after the race.
  • Food and hydration taken care of. There will be plenty of food and drinks available at the start and finish of the race, as well as on the course. This will help you stay hydrated and fuelled throughout the race.
  • Bath Half support! You’ll be surrounded by cheering supporters on the day of the race. This will help you stay motivated and cross the finish line in style.