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1 May: Belfast City Marathon

Route volunteers required for water stations and to cheer runners along :)

Belfast will host the 2017 Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon event on Bank Holiday Monday 1st May. Over 17,500 runners are expected to hit the streets of North, South, East and West of the City.

The event has grown with the inclusion of new sponsors which now include Deep RiverRock, Belfast City Council, U105, ASICS, Daily Mirror, Translink, Athletics Northern Ireland, Linwoods, Belfast Live, Centra, White's Oats, Podium 4 Sport, U105 and Tayto.  

For more information visit: www.belfastcitymarathon.com


Mencap is the official charity Partner of the 2017 Belfast City Marathon and are seeking community volunteers from all over Northern Ireland to help out on the day to man watering stations and make loud noises at cheering stations along the marathon route!!!

Mencap NI are seeking over 100 volunteers during the event – from all ages, communities and backgrounds to help support and motivate marathon runners along the 26 mile route. They're seeking energetic and very LOUD people and will provide the whistles, pom poms and music on the day!

Register online for this opportunity: Mencap - Belfast City Marathon Volunteers

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