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Rob Burrow Leeds Marathon 2023

Join our #FightingForce at the Rob Burrow Leeds Marathon!

We have now filled our places for the 2023 event in May. If you are looking to Take on a Challenge, visit our calendar of events here.

Join us in 2023 for the very first Rob Burrow Leeds Marathon.

A new marathon is coming to Leeds in 2023 that will honour Leeds Rhinos legend Rob Burrow MBE and help raise vital funds for charities involved.

The Leeds Marathon will take place on Sunday 14th May 2023 and has been inspired by former Leeds Rhinos captain Kevin Sinfield OBE running challenges in recent years in support of his friend and team mate Rob Burrow.

There will be 10,000 places in the marathon available.

The event marks the first time the city has hosted a marathon since 2003, and will encompass a brand new route that starts and finishes at Headingley Stadium, where Rob Burrow achieved some of his greatest sporting achievements.

Registration fee £25
Minimum sponsorship is £300
26.2 miles
Fitness Level – Moderate
Event Start/ End times –
9am start

Joining this event as a runner for Brain Tumour Research you will receive:

  • A fundraising pack
  • A Brain Tumour Research branded running vest
  • Dedicated fundraising help and support, including any assistance needed in setting up your online fundraising page
  • PR support where applicable and the opportunity to share story with us (if you want)
  • A special finisher’s #FightingForce medal
  • Rob Burrow Leeds Marathon t-shirt, medal, goody bag and chip timing
Headingley Stadium
Name: Saddia Salim
Mob: 07983 946355
Email: Saddia.salim@braintumourresearch