Why Run Leicester?
People Run Leicester for all sorts of reasons; whether it’s your first ever Half Marathon, you’re out to lose weight or get fitter, are attempting to run in a funny costume or beat a previous time, or perhaps you might just be out to enjoy the day and soak up the atmosphere with friends.
If you’re in need of inspiration, then look no further for some of the most inspirational reasons we have seen to Run Leicester in 2022.
Here you will also find all the latest exciting updates about what to expect at this year’s Run Leicester Festival, including our exclusive entertainment line-up to keep you motivated all the way round The Run Leicester Half Marathon!
Apart from a lot more musicians on route to give you the best race day ever...Our Run Leicester Half Marathon route remains unchanged from 2021. After the buzz of the start line you head out of Victoria Park and have a lovely long down hill straight into the city...
The glorious sound of the steel drums will transport you to the Caribbean on route this year! The perfect remedy to help you get through those tough miles! Check out their feel good vibes at https://www.caribbeansteeldrumband.co.uk/
Not much beats being being cheered on from the side lines, so we have arranged for the amazing Arabesque Dance Troop to cheer you on this year. Their infectious energy will be just what you need to help keep you going! ...
In October 2021, Kerry Davidson’s Mum died at LOROS Hospice. Kerry’s Dad also passed away in 2015 who was also cared for in his last few days by LOROS. “Following the death of my Dad, my family were extremely grateful to LOROS for the exceptional care and support they...
You will find the amazing Leicester Rock Choir rocking out on route this year and we are so excited! They really rock, check them out at https://www.facebook.com/RockChoirLeicestershire/
We are delighted to announce that Sambando will be back drumming up a storm on route this year! They always create the best atmosphere and we can't wait to see them perform again this year. Check them out at https://sambando.co.uk
We are excited to announce that the energetic Dhol Drummers will be performing on route this year to help keep those spirits high and those legs moving! Visit https://www.d-e-a.co.uk/ to see them in action!