General FAQs


  • How will I know I am entered?

  • When is the closing date for entry?

  • How do I enter someone aged under 18?

  • I have seen entries available to purchase through a charity - is this geniune?

  • Is it possible to take part as a team?

  • What are the time limits for each distance?

  • The event is sold out, how can I get a place?

  • Can I take part in fancy dress?

  • Can I raise money for a charity or cause not listed as an event partner?

  • How many water stations will there be on course?

  • Can I enter two people under the same email address?

  • Can I ride my bike, use rollerskates, or bring a child in a pushchair?

  • I am a wheelchair user or have specific access requirements, can I take part?

  • Can I run with a dog?

  • Which 2023 events include a t-shirt in the entry fee?

  • Which 2024 events include a t-shirt in the entry fee?


  • I'm interested in volunteering, what is involved?

  • How do I register to be an Eventeer?

  • I want to volunteer with my friends/family, is this possible?

  • What are the benefits of volunteering with Run For All?

  • I'd like to register as a group leader and take responsibility for recruiting a group of volunteers (at least five) to work together, how do I go about this?

  • What time will I need to be there and how long am I likely to be required?

  • Will I need any specific training?


  • When will I receive my race number?

  • When will I receive my t-shirt?

  • I have registered but I am now unable to take part, what do I do?

  • How can I transfer my event entry to a different event?

  • How can I transfer my entry to someone else?

  • I opted for event entry only but I would like a finishers t-shirt, how can I add this on?

  • It's almost event day and I haven't received my race number, what do I do?

  • What do I do with my timing chip?

  • Can I amend my address on my entry?

  • I registered with a foreign address, will I still receive my race pack in the post?

On the day

  • Can I enter on the day?

  • Can I use headphones?

  • Do I need to register on event day?

  • When will I receive my official time?

  • Is there a Park and Ride service for the Yorkshire Marathon & Yorkshire 10 Mile?

  • How do I find out road closure information?

  • Do I need to bring ID to collect my race number on the day?

  • Can I collect a race number for someone else?

  • Where can I find photos and results from my event?

Fun Runs

  • Are there any associated runs for children?

  • How many children am I able to accompany in the fun runs?

  • My child is a wheelchair user or has specific access requirements, can they take part?

  • What are the age limits for taking part in the fun runs?

  • Can I part in the fun runs with a child in a pushchair?

  • I am registering a young runner aged between 3 and 8 years old, what do I need to know?

  • I am registering a young runner aged between 9 and 15 years old, what do I need to know?

  • Can children run with a parent or guardian?

  • Can my child run alone?

  • Where can I meet my young runner after the race?

Active Refund FAQs

To submit a refund request you will need to do this directly through Active, Run For All are not able to offer refunds through Active refund. Please be advised this is only relevant if you purchased Active refund with your entry.

  • Where can I submit a refund request?

  • How much time do I have to submit my request?

  • Where can I view the terms and conditions?

  • Does it apply to a cancelled event?

  • Where can I get help submitting a refund request?

  • Can I purchase after I have registered?

  • Does it apply if I transfer my registration or to another category?

Active Advantage FAQs

You can find full Benefits and FAQs for this here. Run For All are not able to provide any refunds for this membership. Please contact Active directly on

  • What is Advantage?

  • What are the benefits of the ACTIVE Advantage membership?

  • How do I cancel my ACTIVE Advantage membership?

Merchandise FAQs

If you have a question specially regarding merchandise, please use the contact form here 

Yorkshire Marathon FAQs

For a full list of specific Yorkshire Marathon FAQS click below

Yorkshire Marathon FAQs