Official Statement by Belfast City Marathon Ltd

Wednesday 3rd June 2020

Runners, joggers, walkers, volunteers and supporters. Today we bring you the sad news that the 2020 Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon, which was expected to take place on Sunday 20th September has been cancelled.

As organisers, we understand that this news will come as a disappointment for many, even though some of you may have been expecting it. However we too share your disappointment as it marks a sad time in our 38th year history, as this is the first time our event has ever been cancelled. Consequently, this has been a very difficult decision to make.

Our full statement can be found here:…/2020-Deep-RiverRock-Belfast-C…

We appreciate this is a very difficult time for everyone and our thoughts are with everyone impacted. We thank you for your patience and wish you and your families all the best during this time and look forward to seeing you in May 2021.

Thank you for your understanding.

Belfast City Marathon Ltd