Marathon participant hopes to inspire others

A Southampton man who suffers from a form of cerebral palsy is out to prove you can do anything you set your mind to – by completing the ABP Southampton Marathon using hiking sticks.

Showroom Circuits

The Hendy & Southampton Hospital Charity Teams prepare for the ABP Southampton Marathon!

Benefits of our 2 Lap Marathon

ABP Marathon is back and better than ever for 2018 with brand new routes to showcase all that Southampton has to offer. This means you have twice the fun and there are no unexpected surprises.

Stocking Fillers - Top 7 Books for Runners

As Christmas gets closer, we've been thinking about what we'd most like to receive in our Christmas stockings this year. We all agreed that a good book about running would be the perfect thing to snuggle up to when we're not out training. So, here are our top seven picks of some of the best books about running that you can put on your Christmas Wish List.

2018 routes are here!

The ABP Marathon, Half and 10k routes for 2018 are here! Click the maps for an interactive version. All distances will start and finish in the city centre and we have included finish funnels to improve your finish line experience. All routes will be officially measured in accordance to UKA guidelines and Certificates of Course Accuracy will be available at the Race Info point on race day or available via email request to Please note that all routes are subject to change.

Challenge 5 - ABP Southampton Half Marathon by Emma Holford

We have lived in Hampshire three years where we moved from the Midlands. We have three kids between us and both work full time, Emma in the NHS and Steve as a project engineer. We’re not athletes, so 12 challenges in 12 months is something well out of our comfort zone! Believe me!!


Get in touch

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