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.

Half Marathon

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

Edinburgh Marathon Festival Edinburgh Marathon Festival
Edinburgh
On your own or in a team

Reading Half Marathon Reading Half Marathon
Reading
Places for the next Reading Half Marathon are going quickly

Bath Half Marathon Bath Half Marathon
Bath
Join our team for one of the most popular city centre running events in the UK.

Silverstone Half Marathon Silverstone Half Marathon
Silverstone
Take your place on the grid at Silverstone – home of the world famous Formula 1 British Grand Prix

Richmond Half Marathon Richmond Half Marathon
Kew Gardens, London
Run London's most exclusive race, then visit the Richmond Fitness expo and music festival!

Marathon

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

Edinburgh Marathon Festival Edinburgh Marathon Festival
Edinburgh
On your own or in a team

Brighton marathon Brighton marathon

Join the team for one of the most exciting road running events in the UK

Paris Marathon Paris Marathon
Paris
Run a marathon for MRF in the world’s most romantic city

Dublin Marathon Dublin Marathon
Dublin City Centre
Marathon runners wanted

5K and fun run

BUPA Great Edinburgh Winter Run BUPA Great Edinburgh Winter Run
Holyrood Park, Edinburgh
Warm yourself up with this 5k

Big Fun Run - London Crystal Palace Big Fun Run - London Crystal Palace

5K fun for all the family

Big Fun Run - London Victoria Park Big Fun Run - London Victoria Park

5K fun for all the family

10K run

BUPA Great Manchester Run BUPA Great Manchester Run
Manchester
Join our team for Britain's premier 10k running event

BUPA London 10,000 BUPA London 10,000
London
Run Past London’s most famous sites in this popular 10km road race

Great Edinburgh Run Great Edinburgh Run
Edinburgh
World class 10k and 5k in the capital

Womens 10k Glasgow Womens 10k Glasgow
Glasgow
The largest women's only 10k in the UK

Triathlon

City to Summit City to Summit
Edinburgh to Ben Nevis
Triathlon's toughest

Alisha Meister
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Meningococcal disease at 23

Her brain had been too badly damaged for her ever to be able to have a normal life again

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