The Oxford Half Marathon returns to the city on Sunday, October 12, 2014. Entries for runners are expected to open shortly. Follow our build-up to this year's event.

Listen: Oxford Half Marathon runners follow in Sir Roger Bannister’s footsteps, including audio of our interview

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Thursday 10th July 2014

RUNNERS in the Oxford Half Marathon will follow in Sir Roger Bannister’s footsteps as they pound the track where he broke the four-minute mile barrier.

Buy souvenir pictures from the Oxford Half Marathon finishing line

12:00pm Tuesday 15th October 2013

WE are putting up souvenir pictures of this year's Oxford Half Marathon for sale, with links below to help find images of you completing this great event. However, because of the numbers of runners, we don't expect all the images to be available until Tuesday morning.

Oxford Half Marathon 2013: Results

Oxford Mail: Oxford half marathon 2013 picture sales banner

8:00am Tuesday 15th October 2013

The results for the 2013 Oxford Half Marathon, supplied by the organisers, and based on chip time.

Live Live Blog from today's Oxford Half Marathon

Oxford Mail: The start of today's Oxford Half Marathon

8:22am Sunday 13th October 2013

Live coverage from today's Oxford Half Marathon. All the colour and all the info you'll need today.

Oxford Half Marathon 2013: And they're off...

Oxford Mail:

10:00am Sunday 13th October 2013

The Oxford Half Marathon has started.

Oxford Half Marathon field has grown threefold in its first two years

Oxford Mail: Claire Thompson and councillor Mark Lygo are running for the Dance for Parkinson’s Charity

6:00pm Wednesday 9th October 2013

IT’S been almost two years since 1,800 runners in the first ever Oxford Half Marathon took to the starting line for a gruelling 13-mile race.

Half Marathon full signs go up ahead of event

Oxford Mail: Half Marathon runners on the tow path near Donnington Bridge last year

3:00pm Friday 13th September 2013

THE Oxford Half Marathon has sold out for the first time in its three-year history.

Coaches lace up for charity

Oxford Mail: Oxford United’s Kevin Warland, Darryl Cribben, Peter Rhoades-Brown and Helen and Douglas House’s Kate Sankey

5:00pm Tuesday 20th August 2013

OXFORD United coaches Darryl Cribben and Kevin Warland like to stay match-fit.

Be sporty and help with the half-marathon’s smooth running

7:00am Tuesday 30th July 2013

MORE than 350 volunteers are needed to help this year’s Oxford Half Marathon run smoothly.

A smooth half marathon is Dave’s charitable challenge

Oxford Mail: Dave Eggleton pounding the streets training for the half marathon

5:00pm Thursday 25th July 2013

RUNNER Dave Eggleton is taking on the Oxford Half Marathon and a hair-raising challenge to raise cash for Helen and Douglas House.

No half measures in run for hospice

Oxford Mail: Tom Barrett will run the Oxford Half Marathon for the  hospice where his baby daughter Anna died

5:00pm Friday 19th July 2013

DEALING with a child’s terminal diagnosis is the hardest thing for any parent to have to do.

Strike up the band and help marathon go with a swing

6:00pm Friday 5th July 2013

MUSICIANS are being invited to take part in this year’s Oxford Half Mara-thon’s battle of the bands competition.

Tim sets a time target for the Oxford Half Marathon

Oxford Mail: Time Wraith is on his marks to beat last year's half marathon time

2:00pm Wednesday 12th June 2013

RUNNERS are limbering up for this year’s Oxford Half Marathon.

City's half-marathon set to be a sell-out

Oxford Mail: Runners get under way at last year’s half marathon. Picture: OX54742

1:02pm Monday 27th May 2013

DUST off those trainers and prepare for a summer of running.

Mothering Sundae: Spring shoe dilemma is such a bind

10:00am Monday 27th May 2013

I’m thinking of implementing traditional Chinese foot-binding techniques in the Sundae household.

No Coffey break for this pair of runners

Oxford Mail: The two Laura Coffeys cross the finishing line

6:00pm Wednesday 17th October 2012

IT was a real Coffey morning for two at Sunday’s Oxford Half Marathon.

Oxford Half Marathon results 2012

Oxford Mail: Pictures of the half marathon that took place in Oxford on Sunday 14th October 2012

9:00am Wednesday 17th October 2012

Results from the 2012 Oxford Half Marathon, run on Sunday, October 14. Names, results and placings are based on chip time and other information supplied by the organisers.

Thousands take to the streets for Oxford Half Marathon

Oxford Mail: Competitors race away from the Oxford Half Marathon start line outside the mist-shrouded Kassam Stadium. Picture: OX54742 Ric Mellis

10:00am Monday 15th October 2012

THOUSANDS of runners raced through Oxford’s streets, the Thames towpath and the Cowley car factory in the city’s Half Marathon yesterday.

And they're off - Oxford Half Marathon runners set off from the Kassam Stadium

Oxford Mail: Start of the race.

9:50am Sunday 14th October 2012

ABOUT 4,200 runners have this morning set off from Kassam Stadium on the Oxford Half Marathon.

Final chance to sign up for half marathon

Oxford Mail: James Maskell, Ali McKnight, Jason Robb and John Boal are running the Oxford Half Marathon in memory of their friend Mark Williams. Also pictured are Mark’s daughters, Tilly, five, and Ellie, 11

1:00pm Thursday 4th October 2012

YOU’LL have to hurry to enter the Oxford Half Marathon – with just one day left to register.

Academics and business leaders can offer so much as governors

Oxford Mail: David Cryer uses his business experience to help him in his role as a parent governor at Uffington Primary School and would like more academics and business leaders to follow suit

6:57pm Thursday 4th October 2012

PLANS to bring academics and business leaders in to help run struggling schools have won the support of governors.

Half marathon runners get some top tips

Oxford Mail: Oxford Mail head of content Jason Collie, centre, took part in the half-marathon training session

11:28am Monday 1st October 2012

THEY seemed a pleasant enough bunch drifting in to the Iffley Road running track on Thursday night for a training run ahead of the Oxford Half-Marathon in a fortnight's time. Polite chit chat was made and a few nerves were expressed about completing the nine-mile run under the guidance of staff from Headington’s Up and Running shop.

Experts offer some running tips for half marathon

Oxford Mail: Scott Greenhalgh and Warren Stone

6:50am Saturday 15th September 2012

IF YOU have not started training for this year’s Oxford Half Marathon, or could use some top tips and professional pointers, keep reading.

Mini workers get set for a marathon effort

Oxford Mail: Cindy Hametner, pictured with her daughter Jessica, is joining the Mini team for next month's Oxford Half Marathon

6:00pm Tuesday 11th September 2012

A TEAM of workers from Oxford’s Mini plant are getting revved up to run the Oxford Half Marathon.

New route for Oxford half marathon

Oxford Mail: New route for Oxford half marathon

3:53pm Wednesday 4th April 2012

SIX thousand runners wanted for the 2012 Oxford Half Marathon in aid of Helen and Douglas House






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