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Devon Running Events

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


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.

There is also a new 10 mile option available on the day for those not quite ready for the full marathon!

Race start time 09:00

Time limit: 5.5 hours

Minimum Age: 18 yrs


Half Marathon

Please check back for 2020 details, or contact Sarah using the details below.

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.

Minimum age 17 years

Granite Way- SOLD OUT

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

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