Escape the everyday and explore the beautiful South Downs National Park at Brighton Trail Weekend.

The team behind Brighton Marathon Weekend have come together with experienced, local trail runners and South Downs National Park to craft a weekend of trail running in the beautiful Sussex countryside.

Offering a marathon, 10k and youth event, all runners can experience Brighton Trail Weekend.

Brighton Trail Marathon

Experience a unique coast to countryside marathon on 11th June 2023.

Start at 8.30am from East Brighton Park and head straight into the beautiful South Downs National Park. Discover rolling hills, chalky trails and enchanting, Sussex woodlands.

Along the way, have peace of mind that our event team are never far away, offering marshalling and support at regular check points with nutrition and hydration. 

Finish your marathon at the Event Village in Stanmer Park and enjoy beautiful surroundings with friends & family as you celebrate your incredible achievement.

Don’t miss out on a truly unforgettable and life-changing adventure.

Brighton Trail 10k

Experience trail running in the stunning setting of Brighton’s Stanmer Park Estate and South Downs National Park.

The Brighton Trail 10k will start at 10am on Sunday 11 June in Stanmer Park. The route winds through the woodland of Stanmer’s grade II registered landscape and the picturesque hills and valleys beyond.

Checkpoints and marshall support will be in place, making for a friendly and safe 10km off road adventure.

Finish in the Event Village, reunite with your supporters and welcome the marathon runners home in this unique and stunning setting.

Brighton Trail Kids

Giving children and teenagers the opportunity to get outdoors, have fun and get fit together is so important for mental and physical wellbeing.

Following in the footsteps of the Mini Mile Races, we are planning on hosting a safe and fully supported trail run for under-18s, set alongside the Brighton Trail 10k in the woods and fields of Stanmer Park.