Race Day

The 2019 Cancer Research UK Kids & Teens Mini Mile Races will take place on Saturday 13 April at 10am in Preston Park, Brighton.

You can view race times by clicking here.

Confirmation Email

When you sign up you will receive a confirmation email, confirming your place. Please keep this safe and file it, as you will need it to collect your Race Pack. It will also be re-sent in the weeks preceding the event – this will be from ‘Grounded Events Company’.

If you need to change your details on your entry, please log back in here with the email and password you used to sign up and amend as necessary: myevents.active.com 

Race Pack Collection

All participants must collect their Race Packs from either the Brighton Marathon Weekend Event Village on Friday 12th or from the Mini Mile Village in Preston Park on Saturday 13th April 2019 before your race(s).

We strongly recommend collecting from the Event Village so that you are ready for your race and to avoid queues and delays.

Your Race Pack will contain:

  • Race number
  • Timing chip to fix to your shoe
  • Safety pins
  • Race T-shirt (the colour relates to the race you are participating in and you must wear it on the day)

Full details of your kit bag, timing chip and baggage process will be detailed in the Participant Instructions

You will also receive a goody bag when you are given your medal on Race Day.

What you need to collect your pack

  1. Your confirmation email – Please either bring a printed copy or save it to your smartphone to show our staff

If you can’t collect your Race Pack

If you are unable to collect your Race Pack before the event you can do so at the Race Pack Collection Point on the morning of the event, located within the Mini Mile Village at Preston Park.
Race Pack Collection and the Information Point will be available on Saturday 13th April 2019, 10am – 3pm.

Participant Instructions

All participants will be sent a full and detailed guide to taking part in the event, in the weeks preceding the event. It will also be available to view here when published.

Course Map

You can now view the course map for the 2019 event here.

Race Timings

The 2019 Cancer Research UK Mini Mile Races will take place on a different schedule to previous years, please see below for a full list of races and timings.

Time Race
11:00am  Under 9 Girls
11:10am  Under 9 Boys
11:20am  Under 9 Girls
11:30am  Under 9 Boys
11:40am  Under 9 Mixed
11:50am  Under 9 Mixed
12:20pm  Under 11 Girls
12:30pm  Under 11 Boys
12:40pm  Under 11 Girls
12:50pm  Under 11 Boys
1:00pm  Under 11 Girls
1:10pm  Under 11 Boys
1:40pm  Under 13 Girls
1:50pm  Under 13 Boys
2:00pm  Under 13 Girls
2:10pm  Under 13 Boys
2:20pm  Under 15 and Under 18 Girls
2:30pm  Under 15 and Under 18 Boys

Participant E-Newsletters

We will send all participants e-newsletters. These will contain helpful advice articles as well as event updates on a range of topics including essential information such as Participant Instructions, maps, event status, travel and race pack collection. We advise that all participants receive these but you can opt out from them if you wish. If you do opt out and decide you would like to opt back in, please email office@brightonmarathon.co.uk


There is some free parking in the roads directly adjacent to the park, and in residential roads nearby.
You can also find out about all pay and display and NCP parking in the city HERE
Do bear in mind that there will be many other parents trying to park on the day so using public car parks close by or taking public transport may be advisable.