Cats Protection

Cats Protection

The UK's leading cat welfare charity provide brilliant opportunities to get active outdoors, from their original UK treks to charity places in major events!

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Cats Protection's events

These events are organised by Cats Protection and their partners, with your entry fee helping to support the welfare of cats in the UK.

Join the group of cat lovers to take on Wales’ highest peak for a safe and supportive experience where you'll achieve something amazing and help cats and kittens in the UK.
  • Sat 18 May
  • £25-£55
Caernarfon, Gwynedd, UK

Snowdon Climb

Join the group of cat lovers to take on Wales’ highest peak for a safe and supportive experience where you'll achieve something amazing and help cats and kittens in the UK.

  • 7.5 miles hiking + 1085 m ascent
Explore more for little paws! Cats aren't the only cool climbers - us humans are pretty good too! Conquer Scotland's highest peak to raise vital funds for our feline friends.
  • Sat 22 Jun
  • £25-£55
Fort William, Highland, UK

Ben Nevis Climb

Explore more for little paws! Cats aren't the only cool climbers - us humans are pretty good too! Conquer Scotland's highest peak to raise vital funds for our feline friends.

  • 1 day hiking + 1344 m ascent
Head to the Lake District and take on the challenge of conquering England's highest mountain with a group of cat lovers to raise vital funds to help cats and kittens in the UK.
  • Sat 13 Jul
  • £25-£55
Seascale, Cumbria, UK

Scafell Pike Trek

Head to the Lake District and take on the challenge of conquering England's highest mountain with a group of cat lovers to raise vital funds to help cats and kittens in the UK.

  • 1 day hiking + 964 m ascent

Cats Protection's charity places | Marathons

Take on a 26.2-mile run to support the welfare of cats in the UK!

One of the UK's most popular marathons, boasting a new and beautiful seaside course with superb local support, making it a truly sensational running experience. Charity places now available for 2024.
  • Sun 7 Apr
  • £25 + £350 fundraising
Brighton, East Sussex, UK

Brighton Marathon

Cats Protection

One of the UK's most popular marathons, boasting a new and beautiful seaside course with superb local support, making it a truly sensational running experience. Charity places now available for 2024.

  • 26.2 miles road running
Starting and finishing in the historic Olympic Stadium, this is the fourth fastest marathon in the world and known for its flat, fast, historic course. Charity places now available for 2024.
  • Sun 20 Oct
  • £35 + £250 fundraising
Amsterdam, Netherlands

TCS Amsterdam Marathon

Cats Protection

Starting and finishing in the historic Olympic Stadium, this is the fourth fastest marathon in the world and known for its flat, fast, historic course. Charity places now available for 2024.

  • 26.2 miles road running

Cats Protection's charity places | Half marathons

Sign up for a 13.1-mile run and gain dedicated support from this great charity.

A seriously flat and rapid point-to-point course with a downhill profile along the coast to finish in the final furlong of Scotland's oldest racecourse with a grandstand finish!
  • Sun 18 Aug
  • £25 + £250 fundraising
Tranent, East Lothian, UK

Scottish Half Marathon

Cats Protection

A seriously flat and rapid point-to-point course with a downhill profile along the coast to finish in the final furlong of Scotland's oldest racecourse with a grandstand finish!

  • Half marathon
Take part in the world's biggest half marathon and experience the buzz, unrivalled support and cheerful crowds of this historic event. Charity places now available for 2024!
  • Sun 8 Sep
  • £40 + £375 fundraising
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, UK

Great North Run

Cats Protection

Take part in the world's biggest half marathon and experience the buzz, unrivalled support and cheerful crowds of this historic event. Charity places now available for 2024!

  • Half marathon
An iconic road race around Wales' capital offering a flat course from the castle to the marina and over the Cardiff Bay barrage! Charity runners, entertainment, huge crowd support and Event Village.
  • Sun 6 Oct
  • £10 + £250 fundraising
Cardiff, South Glamorgan, UK

Cardiff Half Marathon

Cats Protection

An iconic road race around Wales' capital offering a flat course from the castle to the marina and over the Cardiff Bay barrage! Charity runners, entertainment, huge crowd support and Event Village.

  • Half marathon
A stunning central London half marathon taking in four Royal Parks and some of the capital's world-famous landmarks on closed roads. Charity places now available for 2024.
  • Sun 13 Oct
  • £35 + £375 fundraising
London, UK

Royal Parks Half Marathon

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A stunning central London half marathon taking in four Royal Parks and some of the capital's world-famous landmarks on closed roads. Charity places now available for 2024.

  • Half marathon
Round off the season with a flat and fast half on fully closed roads with some of the best crowd support around and receive your chunky medal near Old Trafford.
  • Sun 13 Oct
  • £25 + £150 fundraising
Manchester, Greater Manchester, UK

Manchester Half Marathon

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Round off the season with a flat and fast half on fully closed roads with some of the best crowd support around and receive your chunky medal near Old Trafford.

  • Half marathon
Runners will enjoy the fast, flat and beautiful route through University Parks and the historic Oxford City Centre whilst celebrating running and movement with entertainment and cheering fans!
  • Sun 13 Oct
  • £25 + £150 fundraising
Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK

Oxford Half Marathon

Cats Protection

Runners will enjoy the fast, flat and beautiful route through University Parks and the historic Oxford City Centre whilst celebrating running and movement with entertainment and cheering fans!

  • Half marathon
The biggest half marathon in the Netherlands and part of the Amsterdam Marathon Weekend boasting a flat, fast course and an exciting Olympic Stadium finish. Charity places now available for 2024.
  • Sun 20 Oct
  • £10 + £150 fundraising
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Amsterdam Mizuno Half Marathon

Cats Protection

The biggest half marathon in the Netherlands and part of the Amsterdam Marathon Weekend boasting a flat, fast course and an exciting Olympic Stadium finish. Charity places now available for 2024.

  • 13.1 miles road running

Cats Protection's charity places | 10K runs

Sign up to a 6.2-mile run to raise money for the UK's leading cat welfare charity!

This event kicks off the Edinburgh Marathon Festival weekend in style, in the stunning surroundings of Holyrood Park on a route with striking panoramic views of the city and Edinburgh Castle.
  • Sat 25 May
  • £15 + £150 fundraising
Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK

Edinburgh 10K

Cats Protection

This event kicks off the Edinburgh Marathon Festival weekend in style, in the stunning surroundings of Holyrood Park on a route with striking panoramic views of the city and Edinburgh Castle.

  • 10 km road running
Your city, your run. This is the summer's greatest celebration of running in central London with iconic sights, entertainment and cheers at every kilometre! Charity places now available for 2024.
  • Sun 14 Jul
  • £15 + £200 fundraising
London, UK

ASICS London 10K

Cats Protection

Your city, your run. This is the summer's greatest celebration of running in central London with iconic sights, entertainment and cheers at every kilometre! Charity places now available for 2024.

  • 10K run
A fantastic flat and fast event, part of the Run Bournemouth festival weekend, great for setting a quick time and to admire the stunning coastline.
  • Sun 13 Oct
  • £15 + £150 fundraising
Bournemouth, Dorset, UK

Run Bournemouth | Supersonic 10K

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A fantastic flat and fast event, part of the Run Bournemouth festival weekend, great for setting a quick time and to admire the stunning coastline.

  • 10 km road running

Cats Protection charity places | 5K runs

Challenge yourself to a 5K run with Cats Protection!

The 5K is one of the first events of the exciting running festival weekend and offers a picturesque route around Holyrood Park with stunning panoramic views of the city and Edinburgh Castle.
  • Sat 25 May
  • £10 + £100 fundraising
Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK

Edinburgh 5K

Cats Protection

The 5K is one of the first events of the exciting running festival weekend and offers a picturesque route around Holyrood Park with stunning panoramic views of the city and Edinburgh Castle.

  • 5 km road running

Cats Protection charity places | Adventures

Explore a new area and get stuck into new adventures with Cats Protection!