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Devon Running Events

We have a number of FREE places across five brilliant races in Exeter:

Cranbrook Run

Sunday 2nd September 2018

Come along and join in the fun at Cranbrooks Family Fun Run and 5km Race

Race start time:

5km – 10:00am

Family 2km  Fun Run – 10.40 am

Start & finish area: Cranbrook Education Campus

Minimum Age: 5km : 13+  –   Fun Run : All ages


Santa Run

December 2nd 2018

You can run 2.5 or 5km

Race start time:

5km – 09:00am

Family 2.5km  Fun Run – 09.40 am

The start and finish line is at Princesshay Square, Exeter.


Half Marathon

Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th February 2019

The Exeter Half Marathon is a great flat, traffic free course run on the footpaths and cycle tracks around the River Exe and Exeter Canal. The route and distance makes it suitable for all,especially those chasing PB’s or novice runners looking to complete their first event.

The start and finish will be from Race headquaters at Haven Banks Outdoor Education Centre, EX2 8DP, where there is ample parking nearby, toilet facilitites and baggage store.

The event is held over two days:

Saturday 9th  Feb – 10.00am start –  for competitive runners looking to complete the course in under two hours.

Sunday 10th Feb – 9.00am start –  open for all levels with a three hour time limit.

Minimum age 17 years


Granite Way

Sunday 24th March

The Granite Way run takes you along the Granite Way cycle path through Devon with fantastic views of Dartmoor and the surrounding countryside. The route is ideal for runners training for a spring marathon, offering a 10 mile (one lap) and 20 mile (two lap) race option to suit everyone’s individual needs.

Start and finish will be at  Race Headquarters: Okehampton Youth Hostel, Klondye Road, Okehampton, EX20 1EW

10 Mile – Start time 09.30 am – Minimum age 17 years

20 Mile – Start time 09.00 am – Minimum age 18 years



Sunday 19th May 2019

The Exeter Marathon, a perfect opportunity to complete what could be one of the biggest challenges in a lifetime in your own City or County.

Our course is ideal for those competing for the 1st time as well as seasoned runners looking for a fast time thanks to the nature of the course, the majority of which will be along the footpaths and cycle tracks of the River Exe and Ship Canal.

There will be plenty of beautiful locations to admire along the way with viewing points for your supporters and spectators to come along and cheer you on.

Race start time 09:00

Time limit: 5.5 hours

Minimum Age: 18 yrs


For more information on any of these races please contact Sarah Lakey on 07957699485 or email