Run for #TeamShelterCymru

From 10ks to full marathons, every step helps us defend everyone’s right to a safe home. Last year, Shelter Cymru helped over 16,547 people though our services, including 5,525 households with dependent children. We will always fight for home, and for everyone without one. But we can’t do it without you.

Check out all the best running events Wales has to offer below and join #TeamShelterCymru.

Calendar highlights

Cardiff Half Marathon

Sunday 2nd October 2022

As Wales’ largest mass participation event and the UK’s second largest half marathon, the Cardiff Half Marathon attracts runners from across Wales, the UK and the world.

Entry Fee: £15

Fundraising Target: £200

Sign up for October 2022

London Marathon

Sunday 2nd October 2022

The TCS London Marathon is THE biggest running event in the UK and one of the six top world marathons that form the World Marathon Majors. 

Entry Fee: Free

Fundraising Target: £2000

Contact to find out more.

Swansea Half

Sunday 12th June 2022

Voted the UK’s best half marathon (2017 and 2018) and Wales’ BIGGEST and BEST summer race, it offers runners the chance for a perfect PB on the flat, fast, scenic 13.1 route.

Entry Fee: Free

Fundraising Target: £150

Contact for a code to register.

Snowdonia Half Marathon

Sunday 15th May 2022

A scenic but tough Half Marathon set in the beautiful Snowdonia National Park, a region of haunting beauty and grandeur, of wild rocky mountains, hidden valleys, cascading rivers, still glacial lakes and deep forests.

Enter online and let us know you would like to run for #TeamShelterCymru by emailing

Cardiff 10K

Sunday 4th September 2022
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This 10k and 2k fun run is a beautiful city centre location ideal for a PB as it’s flat and traffic-free!

Enter online and let us know you would like to run for #TeamShelterCymru by emailing

Conwy Half Marathon

Sunday 20th November 2022

This GREAT Half Marathon now in its 12th year and “already being regarded as a classic” with the start & finish on the quayside in front of the 700+ year old Conwy Castle.

Enter online and let us know you would like to run for #TeamShelterCymru by emailing

More running events

Check out more running events across Wales from RunWales and TimeOutdoors – just sign up to the event of your choice and let us know you’d like to run to support the #FightForHome