Two Target Ovarian Cancer fundraisers running and waving

Bournemouth Marathon Festival

Sign up to run Bournemouth's half marathon, 10k or 5k!

Stunning sea views, fresh crisp clean air and the very best of Bournemouth and Poole is on show as the South Coast plays home to this international marathon. This is the perfect natural environment for “running as it should be”. Be a part of it!

How to join Team Target

Charity registration has now closed, but if you already have your own place you can still sign up to join our team. For this option there's no minimum sponsorship, but we hope you'll raise as much as you can.

Sign up with your own place

What you can expect from us

  • A fundraising guide filled with help, advice and top tips to increase your sponsorship.
  • Support from a member of the fundraising team, to help you every step of the way.
  • Free fundraising materials to help you raise awareness of your challenge and the charity.
  • A Target Ovarian Cancer t-shirt.
  • Access to online training and nutritional plans.
  • Training and nutritional plans and newsletters for 10K and half marathon participants.
  • Covid-19 updates: we’ll be in touch with any important event updates and safety measures relating to Covid-19. We want to make sure your fundraising with us is as safe as possible, so we recommend exploring our socially distanced fundraising ideas.

We'll offer you the same high level of support whether you join us with a charity place or with your own place.

If you have any queries, please contact us at