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MRF Head of Fundraising
Mike Taylor

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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.

Extreme

The Grand Union Challenge The Grand Union Challenge
Grand Union Canal
Follow the Grand Union Canal towpath, a secret hidden corridor through rolling countryside from London to Chilterns

Thames Path Trail Thames Path Trail
Putney Bridge to Henley
Walk, jog or run the 25km, 50km, or 100km route from Putney Bridge to Henley

South Coast Action Challenge South Coast Action Challenge
Eastbourne - Arundel
The Action Challenge takes you from Eastbourne along the South Downs Way via beautiful Beachy Head to Brighton.

River Lagan Zipline - August River Lagan Zipline - August
Belfast
A zipping good challenge for 2016!

HELL & BACK Zeus HELL & BACK Zeus
Baronscourt Estate, Newtownstewart, Co Tyrone.
HELL & BACK is an off-road obstacle course challenge, featuring man-made and naturally-occurring challenges over a variety of terrain.

Europa Abseil Challenge Europa Abseil Challenge
Belfast
We're calling on people across NI to face their fear and abseil off Belfast’s famous Europa Hotel

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

Total Warrior Total Warrior
North Berwick, near Edinburgh
Not your average fun run

Men’s Health Survival of the Fittest Men’s Health Survival of the Fittest
Edinburgh
The World’s biggest urban obstacle course race

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.

10K run

Great Manchester Run Great Manchester Run
Manchester
The Morrisons Great Manchester Run, established in 2003, is an annual 10 kilometre run through Greater Manchester and is the largest of its type in Europe.

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

Richmond 10k Richmond 10k
Old Deer Park, Richmond upon Thames
Run London's most exclusive race, then visit the Richmond Fitness expo and music festival!

Lisburn Half Marathon Lisburn Half Marathon
Lisburn
We're is calling on runners of all abilities to join them for this year’s Lisburn Half Marathon, 10K run or 3K Fun Run.

Newry City Marathon Newry City Marathon
Newry
This May why not support Meningitis Research Foundation by choosing to participate in either the full marathon, 10k or walk in Newry City?

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

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

VHI Women’s Mini Marathon VHI 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.

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.

Great Scottish Walk & Run Festival Great Scottish Walk & Run Festival
Holyrood Park, Edinburgh
Fun For All The Family

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 Edinburgh Colour Me Rad Edinburgh
Ingliston, Edinburgh
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

Lisburn Half Marathon Lisburn Half Marathon
Lisburn
We're is calling on runners of all abilities to join them for this year’s Lisburn Half Marathon, 10K run or 3K Fun Run.

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

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

Great Scottish Walk & Run Festival Great Scottish Walk & Run Festival
Holyrood Park, Edinburgh
Fun For All The Family

Trekking

Trekfest – The Beacons Trekfest – The Beacons
The Beacons
A fun, challenging trek for all abilities Trekfest returns for its fourth year in 2016

Thames Bridges Trek Action Challenge Thames Bridges Trek Action Challenge
Thames Bridge
Back for 2016 - the London Bridges Trek will take you from West to East along the Thames & over the Capital's finest bridges with fantastic city views!

Mountain Treking

Trekfest – The Beacons Trekfest – The Beacons
The Beacons
A fun, challenging trek for all abilities Trekfest returns for its fourth year in 2016

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

Half Marathon

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

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!

Ards Half Marathon Ards Half Marathon
Ards
Clock miles in Ards for Meningitis Research Foundation

Lisburn Half Marathon Lisburn Half Marathon
Lisburn
We're is calling on runners of all abilities to join them for this year’s Lisburn Half Marathon, 10K run or 3K Fun Run.

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

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

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

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

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

Marathon

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

Walled City Marathon Walled City Marathon
Derry / Londonderry
DON’T HIT THE WALL... RUN THROUGH IT! & FINISH IN THE HISTORIC GUILDHALL SQUARE

Newry City Marathon Newry City Marathon
Newry
This May why not support Meningitis Research Foundation by choosing to participate in either the full marathon, 10k or walk in Newry City?

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

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

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

Brighton marathon Brighton marathon

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

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

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

Walking

Ards Half Marathon Ards Half Marathon
Ards
Clock miles in Ards for Meningitis Research Foundation

Newry City Marathon Newry City Marathon
Newry
This May why not support Meningitis Research Foundation by choosing to participate in either the full marathon, 10k or walk in Newry City?

Great Scottish Walk & Run Festival Great Scottish Walk & Run Festival
Holyrood Park, Edinburgh
Fun For All The Family

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