Dear Runner,

Following recent discussions with Bath & North East Somerset Council, we announced yesterday that next year’s Bath Half Marathon, originally planned for 14 March 2021, will now be postponed to 5 September 2021

Ballot Applications

Following our postponement announcement we have decided to close the 2021 BATHALF Ballot earlier than planned

The results of the Ballot will be announced on Wednesday 30 September, and all Applicants will be informed of their Ballot result by email

Successful Ballot Applicants 

Successful Ballot Applicants will be invited to pay the Supplementary Entry Fee of £21.50 (£19.50 for UKA Affiliated) plus booking fee to reserve your Bath Half Marathon entry for the new date on 5 September, before  Wednesday 14 October 2020

If you are unable to take part on the new date you will be given the option of either :

  • Converting your Ballot Application into an entry for the Virtual Bath Half Marathon on 14 March, or
  • Donating your Ballot Application Fee to the Bath Half Marathon Fund (funding smaller local charities), or
  • Receiving a refund of your Ballot Application Fee.

Full details will be included in your notification email on 30 September

If you don’t confirm a preferred option before Wednesday 14 October 2020 we will automatically refund your Ballot Application Fee

Unsuccessful Ballot Applicants 

Unsuccessful Ballot Applicants will be given the prefered option you indicated on your Ballot Application form, either

  • An exclusive Bath Half Training T-Shirt by post, or
  • Donate your Ballot Application Fee to the Bath Half Marathon Fund (funding smaller local charities), or
  • a refund of your Ballot Entry fee – excl booking fee

Ballot Applicants will also have the opportunity to purchase an entry to the new Virtual Bath Half Marathon on 14 March at a discounted price of £15.00 (normal price £20.00) including booking fee

What’s included in the Virtual Bath Half?

  • Runner number (pre-posted before the event)
  • Finisher Medal & T-shirt