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!!

Port of Southampton’s New Workboat is Named at Seawork Exhibition

Port of Southampton’s New Workboat is Named at Seawork Exhibition Winner Kennedy Anthony on board Spartina, the workboat she named LUCKY Kennedy Anthony from Hythe was the winner of a once-in-a-generation opportunity to leave her mark on a vital vessel keeping the Port of Southampton safe. Spartina is the name proudly emblazoned on her hull – and it’s all thanks to Kennedy, aged 9, a pupil at Hythe Primary School.

Port Staff Swap Sea For Land

A record number of staff from the city’s port are taking part in this year’s ABP Southampton Marathon, Half Marathon and 10k.

How To Eat Like A Nutritious Runner

If you’re taking on a running challenge this year, from a 5k to a full marathon, it is important to get your training diet right to help you go that extra mile, reach your goals and maximise your performance. So, here are some top nutritious meal ideas to try out at home.


Get in touch

If you have any enquiries, feel free to get in touch by sending us an email or calling us on 02380 254721.