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

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

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

Dundee Half Marathon Dundee Half Marathon
Dundee
AKA Half a DRAM

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

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

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

Waterside Half Marathon Waterside Half Marathon
Derry
Early entry strongly advised

Newtownards Half Marathon and 10 mile walk Newtownards Half Marathon and 10 mile walk
Newtownards
Pace yourself

10 mile run

BUPA Great South Run BUPA 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.

Walking

TrekFest Peak District TrekFest Peak District
Peak District
TrekFest is a tough UK challenge for tough and adventurous trekkers. Join us for either the 27 mile or 54 mile challenge this September in the stunning Peak District.

TrekFest Brecon Beacons TrekFest Brecon Beacons
Brecon Beacons
TrekFest is a tough UK challenge for tough and adventurous trekkers. Join us for either the 27 mile or 54 mile challenge this June in the stunning Brecon Beacons.

10K run

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

RoadBlock Run RoadBlock Run
Holyrood Park, Edinburgh
A 10k run with a twist. Life is full of obstacles - overcome them!

Flora Women's Mini Marathon Flora Women's Mini Marathon
Dublin
The world's biggest all-women event

Lisburn Half Marathon, 10k and fun run Lisburn Half Marathon, 10k and fun run
Lisburn
Choose your distance and support us

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

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

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

Run to the Beat Run to the Beat
Wembley Park, London
Live music acts spur you along in this unique and exciting 10k run

Marathon

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

Belfast Marathon, Wheelchair Marathon, Relay, Nine Mile Walk and 3 mile Fun Run Belfast Marathon, Wheelchair Marathon, Relay, Nine Mile Walk and 3 mile Fun Run
Belfast
Something for everyone in Belfast

Loch Ness Marathon Festival Loch Ness Marathon Festival
Loch Ness
If you only ever run one marathon in your life, make sure it’s this one

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

Bournemouth Marathon  & Running Festival Bournemouth Marathon & Running Festival

Join us on the South Caost

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

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

5K and fun run

Spartan Sprint Spartan Sprint
Edinburgh
Test your resilience, strength, stamina and quick decision making skills

Big Fun Run - Brighton Big Fun Run - Brighton

5K fun for all the family

Big Fun Run - Liverpool Big Fun Run - Liverpool

5K fun for all the family

Big Fun Run - Sheffield Big Fun Run - Sheffield

5K fun for all the family

Big Fun Run - Derby Big Fun Run - Derby

5K fun for all the family

Big Fun Run - Leeds Big Fun Run - Leeds

5K fun for all the family

Big Fun Run - Manchester Big Fun Run - Manchester

5K fun for all the family

Big Fun Run - Newcastle Big Fun Run - Newcastle

5K fun for all the family

Big Fun Run - Coventry Big Fun Run - Coventry

5K fun for all the family

Big Fun Run - Glasgow Big Fun Run - Glasgow

5K fun for all the family

Big Fun Run - Edinburgh Big Fun Run - Edinburgh

5K fun for all the family

Big Fun Run - Ipswich Big Fun Run - Ipswich

5K fun for all the family

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

5K fun for all the family

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

5K fun for all the family

Big Fun Run - Maidstone Big Fun Run - Maidstone

5K fun for all the family

Big Fun Run - Bournemouth Big Fun Run - Bournemouth

5K fun for all the family

Big Fun Run - Birmingham Big Fun Run - Birmingham

5K fun for all the family

Triathlon

Get ready to go City to Summit Get ready to go City to Summit
Edinburgh to Ben Nevis
Triathlon's toughest weekend away

Extreme

Tough Mudder Tough Mudder
Dalkeith Country Estate, Edinburgh
Tough Mudder events are hardcore 12 mile long obstacle courses designed by British Special Forces

Man vs Mountain Man vs Mountain
Mount Snowdon
Brutal but beautiful

London to Brighton Challenge London to Brighton Challenge

One of the UK’s greatest endurance events - 100KM or 56km endurance walk or ultra-marathon

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