Frequently Asked Questions

I've entered, now what?

I have entered Brighton Run|2|Music, what happens now?

You will receive an email confirmation, please have a read and keep it for your records. We will send you email updates throughout the year and vital event information as race day approaches.

I haven’t received my email confirmation, what should I do?

Check your junk folder, if it is not there then it is likely that your online entry did not get processed so please contact

How can I amend my details?

If you need to change details on your entry form please email

When will I receive my race pack?

You will collect your race pack on event day when you register.

Can I receive a refund?

Unfortunately we do not offer refunds so please make sure you’re ready to go when you sign up! For the full terms and conditions please click here

What should I wear?

We love getting our creative hat on so we’re encouraging all participants to dress as their musical idol. The best costumes will receive prizes so it’s all to play for! If you don’t want to dress up, we’d love it if you wore bright and funky clothing. But don’t forget to put your trainers on!

Where can I get fancy dress costumes?

Check out our ‘fancy dress’ page on the website for inspiration and local shops. Why not complete the costume with inflatable musical instruments? You can buy these on our online entry form or from our ‘fancy dress’ page.

On the day

What happens if it is bad weather on the day?

The event will not be cancelled due to bad weather unless it is deemed unsafe to proceed.

Can I take photos or film the event?

We’d love it if you did! We will have a professional photographer on hand taking snazzy pictures of you on the course but feel free to take your own pictures too. Tag us @BrightonRun2Music (Facebook) or @BtonRun2Music (Twitter) and share images of you moving your #FeetToTheBeat.

Is the course wheelchair/buggy friendly?

Madeira Drive is a flat route so yes, it is wheelchair and buggy friendly.

Can I run with my dog?

For safety, we do not allow animals on site.

Is water supplied?

There will be water in the finish area.

About the event

What are the age restrictions?

There aren’t any for the 5k! (adults must accompany children under 10 years old). We want people of all ages to get involved. Move your feet to the beat with friends, children, parents, neighbours and anyone who wants to join in. We allow buggies for children aged 0-4 years. For the 5K children must be accompanied by an adult if they're under 10 years old, for 10K you must be 15 years+ and for 21K you must be 18 years+.

Who organises Brighton Run|2|Music

Brighton Run|2|Music is organised by the team behind Brighton and Hove Triathlon. We are an extremely experienced team who are passionate about motivating people to get active in a fun and safe environment. Headphones aren’t allowed in triathlon (for obvious safety reasons!) but we love exercising to a beat so we’re dedicating an entire event to music and bringing you Brighton’s loudest 5k, 10k and Half Marathon!

Is there a team entry option?

There is indeed. When you enter via Results Base, you’ll be asked whether you want to register as an ‘individual’ or ‘team’. Name your team and get your friends and family to join when they sign up. This’ll mean you can run/dance/walk together and motivate each other over the finish line.

Is Brighton Brighton Run|2|Music Timed?

Yes, we are introducing chip timing for all distances in 2019.

Can I take part in Brighton Run|2|Music for charity?

Of course you can! Get in touch with us via the website contact form.

What does the course look like?

Brighton Run|2|Music consists of loops of Madeira Drive, including Duke's Mound. The number of loops depends on the distance entered.

What music will be playing?

We will have our very own resident DJ mixing the best beats from a variety of genres and ages. If you have any requests, please do let us know!

Can I see a copy of your terms and conditions?

You can view our event terms and conditions here.

Can I partake on a bike, stilts, roller skates or a skate board?

This is a run for legs only. None of the above are permitted. Buggies are the only exception if you're running with small children (0-4 years).