Running events

Support the Foundation by taking part in a range of events from fun runs to competitive marathons, and from the world famous to the local.

Marathon

Berlin Marathon Berlin Marathon
Berlin
Run for us in the world's most exciting Marathon

Loch Ness Marathon Loch Ness Marathon
Loch Ness
Maybe you’ll spot Nessie along the way

Bournemouth Marathon Festival Bournemouth Marathon Festival
Bournemouth
A picturesque setting for a fantastic running festival

Virgin Money London Marathon Virgin Money London Marathon
London
The World's most famous marathon

Dublin Marathon Dublin Marathon
Dublin City Centre
Marathon runners wanted

Half Marathon

SimplyHealth Great North Run SimplyHealth Great North Run
Newcastle
Join our team for the world’s most popular half marathon

Scottish Half Marathon Scottish Half Marathon
Edinburgh
Fast, flat and perfect for a PB

Great Scottish Run Half Marathon Great Scottish Run Half Marathon
Glasgow
Running events for all the family

Great Bristol Half Marathon Great Bristol Half Marathon
Bristol
One of the UK's top races

Rock and Roll Half Marathon and 10k Rock and Roll Half Marathon and 10k
Dublin
Run to the beat

Richmond Half Marathon Richmond Half Marathon
Old Deer Park, Richmond upon Thames
Run London's most exclusive race, then visit the Richmond Fitness expo and music festival!

Extreme

Spartan Race Spartan Race
Edinburgh
Get ready to run, climb and crawl over some of Edinburgh’s most challenging terrain

Tough Mudder Tough Mudder

It's time to get tough on meningitis and septicaemia

Rough Runner Rough Runner
Hopetoun House, Edinburgh
Roughians get ready!

5K and fun run

Big Fun Run - Glasgow Big Fun Run - Glasgow

It's all about having fun

Dog Jog Glasgow Dog Jog Glasgow
Bellahouston Park, Glasgow
Fundraising with your four-legged friend

Big Fun Run - Edinburgh Big Fun Run - Edinburgh

5K fun for all the family

Dog Jog Edinburgh Dog Jog Edinburgh
Edinburgh
Fundraising with your four-legged friend

RoadBlock Run RoadBlock Run
Edinburgh
The Fun, Friendly, Foamy 7k!

The Kelpies – Supernova 5k The Kelpies – Supernova 5k
The Kelpies, Falkirk
Immerse yourself in a light journey with The Kelpies

Mountain Treking

Scotland Coast to Coast Scotland Coast to Coast
Scotland
105 miles by foot, bike and boat

10K run

Men's 10k Edinburgh Men's 10k Edinburgh
Edinburgh
The run for men

Rock and Roll Half Marathon and 10k Rock and Roll Half Marathon and 10k
Dublin
Run to the beat

10 mile run

Great South Run Great South Run

One of the premier runs in the UK's running season, the Great South Run is a ten mile run taking in the sights of Portsmouth including the magnificent HMS Victory.

Alan Smith
Meningococcal disease
Meningococcal disease at 20

I spent a week in intensive care, which was terrifying in itself.

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