Running & walking events

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Whether you would like to run the Edinburgh Marathon, take part in a fun run, walk to Brighton or even raise funds whilst you walk the dog we have charity places available.

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Colour Run 2018

The Color Run, also known as the Happiest 5k on the Planet, is a unique paint race that celebrates healthiness, happiness, and individuality. Now the largest running series in the world, The Color Run has been experienced by over 6 million runners worldwide in 35+ countries.




Big Fun Run 2018

Big Fun Run is a series of 5k untimed runs staged within scenic settings throughout the UK from July to October. There are 18 locations to choose from, all you need to do is find the one closest to you! The Big Fun Run series is strictly for FUN where it’s all about relaxed exercise. […]




Jurassic Coast Challenge 2018

Dorset’s fabulous Jurassic Coast provides a stunning setting for this new and testing challenge – with some glorious views enroute and a few hills in between! A Saturday morning start in Poole, past Sandbanks, a short ferry ride, and 100km of trails and famous landmarks before the finish line and an overwhelming sense of achievement. […]




York 10K 2018

The Asda Foundation York 10K has been hailed as one of the most beautiful city runs in the country. The city’s historic streets will be a riot of colour when thousands of people pull on their trainers for one of the biggest charity road races in the region. Since its launch in 2009, the event […]




Wye Valley Challenge 2018

The Wye Valley provides a stunning setting for this new and testing challenge – with fantastic riverside sections enroute and some tough hills in between with fabulous views! A Saturday morning start in Chepstow and ahead lies 100km of dramatic scenery, the historic Offas Dyke, castles and hill top forts before the finish line, where […]




South Coast Challenge 2018

This latest Ultra Challenge takes on some of England’s finest scenery. An Eastbourne start, up the infamous Beach Head, on through the Seven Sisters Country Park and along the South Downs Way. Brighton, Devils Dyke, sunset and sunrise all ahead before the Cathedral spire of the historic town of Arundel comes into view and the […]




Thames Path Challenge 2018

The Thames Path Challenge returns for its 7th year in 2018 with 5,000 participants, of all ability levels,taking on an incredible challenge and raising money for a charity of their choice. The Thames Path is unique – beautiful scenery thats steeped in history and a superb backdrop for a “festival” of challenges! You can take […]




Bournemouth Marathon 2018

Now becoming one of the biggest Marathons across the UK. There are beautiful coastal views, with a chance to run the Boscombe and Bourmemouth piers with a spectacular finish. Each runner will receive a 16 week training programme based on their own individual fitness levels, finishers medal and personalised racing details within 48 hours of completing […]




Bournemouth Marathon Festival 2018

Bourne to run! Stunning sea views, fresh crisp clean air and the very best of Bournemouth and Poole is on show as the South Coast is home to an international marathon. This is the perfect natural environment for “running as it should be”. Be a part of it! The Bournemouth Marathon Festival brings many distances […]




Salisbury Half Marathon 2018

Salisbury Half Marathon took to the City streets in 2016 & 2017 receiving some fantastic reviews. Immortal Sport are delighted to confirm the race will return on 7th October 2018. This is sure to be one of the most popular Half Marathons in the South. Super flat, fast course with a superb atmosphere around some […]


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