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

Stirling Scottish Marathon  Stirling Scottish Marathon
Stirling
Scotland’s newest marathon

Belfast City Marathon Belfast City Marathon
Belfast
Something for everyone in Belfast

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

Liverpool Rock n Roll Marathon Liverpool Rock n Roll Marathon
Liverpool
City centre sounds

Edinburgh Marathon Festival Edinburgh Marathon Festival
Musselburgh, Edinburgh
Be a part of Scotland’s largest running festival

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

Half Marathon

Great Manchester Run Great Manchester Run
Manchester
The biggest 10 kilometre race in Europe.

Liverpool Rock n Roll Marathon Liverpool Rock n Roll Marathon
Liverpool
City centre sounds

Edinburgh Marathon Festival Edinburgh Marathon Festival
Musselburgh, Edinburgh
Be a part of Scotland’s largest running festival

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

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!

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

10K run

Great Manchester Run Great Manchester Run
Manchester
The biggest 10 kilometre race in Europe.

Vitality London 10k Vitality London 10k

The London 10,000 starts and finishes in St James’s Park and uses Green Park as its assembly area.

Edinburgh Marathon Festival Edinburgh Marathon Festival
Musselburgh, Edinburgh
Be a part of Scotland’s largest running festival

Women’s 10k Women’s 10k
Glasgow
Be a part of Scotland’s biggest women-only running event

Glasgow Men’s 10k Glasgow Men’s 10k
Glasgow
Great for men looking to conquer their first running event

VHI Dublin Women’s Mini Marathon VHI Dublin Women’s Mini Marathon
Dublin City Centre
It’s that time of year again when we gather our female troops! We want you to join our team and take part in the biggest ‘ladies only’ event.

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.

5K and fun run

Colour Me Rad Glasgow Colour Me Rad Glasgow
Glasgow Green, Glasgow
Inject some colour into your 5k fundraising challenge

Colour Me Rad Aberdeen Colour Me Rad Aberdeen
Hazelhead Park, Aberdeen
Inject some colour into your 5k fundraising challenge

Edinburgh Marathon Festival Edinburgh Marathon Festival
Musselburgh, Edinburgh
Be a part of Scotland’s largest running festival

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

Trekking

Trekfest – The Beacons Trekfest – The Beacons
The Beacons
A fun, challenging trek for all abilities Trekfest returns for its fifth year in 2017

Mountain Treking

Trekfest – The Beacons Trekfest – The Beacons
The Beacons
A fun, challenging trek for all abilities Trekfest returns for its fifth year in 2017

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

5km

Chariots of Fire 5km Beach Race Chariots of Fire 5km Beach Race
West Sands, St Andrews
Re-enact the iconic film sequence

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!

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