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        Welcome to Operation Smile with the Leeds Half Marathon
                                         Sunday 13th May 2018

The Leeds Half Marathon – which this year celebrates its 32nd anniversary - is firmly established as one of the highlights on Leeds’s sporting calendar thanks to its challenging course, enthusiastic crowds and fantastic atmosphere.

Around 9,000 sign up for this annual event raising hundreds of thousands of pounds for charities and good causes across Yorkshire and beyond.

The 2018 event takes place on Sunday May 13th at 9.30am.

The route starts in The Headrow alongside Victoria Gardens, heads out of the city centre, takes in a section of the Ring Road and returns via Abbey Road and Kirkstall Road before finishing in Cookridge Street alongside Millennium Square.The event is staged in partnership with Leeds City Council and forms part of the Plusnet Marathon Series that also features the Yorkshire Half Marathon-Sheffield and the Yorkshire Marathon.

How to take part

The applicant would have to pay a £28 registration fee to secure the place. In return you will receive one of our new branded fundraising packs, fundraising advice and a heap of encouragement in the lead up and on the day. We have a limited number of guaranteed places available - Seize the opportunity and register today!

Contact us

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact our Events Team by email at events.uk@operationsmile.org or call us on 020 3475 5126.