Beachy Head Marathon - Photo by Graham Huntley
Beachy Head Marathon - Photo by Graham Huntley

Beachy Head Marathon & 10K: Saturday 24 Oct 2020

Beachy Head Maratho start


The Eastbourne Beachy Head Marathon is one the biggest off-road marathons in the UK. Formerly known as the Seven Sisters Marathon, it is popular for its scenic and challenging route through the South Downs National Park countryside. Great for runners, joggers or walkers looking to get fit.

The 10k run will set off just after the marathon with a route comprising of breathtaking views and challenges, taking a shorter looping route across the Downs to Belle Tout Lighthouse and back.

Start/Finish from Bedes School, Dukes Drive, Eastbourne BN20 7XL.

Marathon Results 2019

10K Results 2019

2020 Entries Now Open!

One of the biggest off-road marathons in the UK returns on 24 October 2020 for its 40th year!

The challenging event, set against the stunning backdrop of the South Downs National Park, will see thousands of runners take part, and will also feature the 10k run for a consecutive seventh year with the new addition for 2020 of a Half Marathon!

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Marathon - 26.2 miles

Saturday 24 October will see the arrival of thousands of runners from around the world to Eastbourne for the Beachy Head Marathon, set within the stunning South Downs National Park and taking in the sights of the UK’s highest chalk sea cliff.

2020 marathon entries now open.

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Half

2020 welcomes the introduction for the Beachy Head Half! Set within the stunning South Downs National Park and taking in the sights of the UK’s highest chalk sea cliff. The perfect building block between 10k and the Marathon

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Route

10K

Introduced in 2013, the annual Beachy Head 10K also takes place on Satuday 26 October and has grown every year and become a firm favourite for 10K runners looking to experience the cross-country course and also with those looking at taking their first steps in the running world!

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