Events calendar 2023/2024

Events calendar 2023/2024

1000's of runs, rides, swims, walks, triathlons and other outdoor events.

📷 Winter Adventure Race

4334 UK events

The biggest events calendar in the UK with 1000's of runs, rides, swims, walks, triathlons & other outdoor events - from local club races to the biggest mass participation events in the world. Filter by event type for local events or scroll down to see what's coming up.

Runs

Runs

Discover thousands of local races from fun runs to ultras.

Running events
Rides

Rides

Whether it's tarmac or trails, there are 100's of bike rides to choose from.

Cycling events
Swims

Swims

Swimming events for beginners and seasoned sea dogs!

Dive in
Walks

Walks

From charity to challenge walks, lace up your boots for these epic events.

Walking events
Adventure races

Adventure races

Run, cycle, swim, kayak and adventure your way across spectacular landscapes.

Adventure races
Triathlons

Triathlons

Swim-bike-run events of all distances plus novice and kids events.

Tri it out
Duathlons

Duathlons

Run-bike-run events from sprint to long distance plus kids events.

Duathlons
Aquathlons

Aquathlons

Run-swim-run in this dynamic multi-sport!

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Aquabikes

Aquabikes

Triathlon without the run events.

Tri with no run
National 3 Peaks

National 3 Peaks

Britain's most popular hiking challenge climbing the highest peaks in Scotland, England and Wales.

3 Peaks Challenge
Ben Nevis

Ben Nevis

The highest mountain in the UK at a mighty 4,412ft (1,345m), set in the heart of Scotland's Western Highlands.

The Ben
Yr Wyddfa

Yr Wyddfa

Conquering Yr Wyddfa (Snowdon) at a mighty 1,085m is a classic Welsh challenge.

Snowdon

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London Winter Run
Feb 2024

London Winter Run

The UK's most popular 10K run on closed roads in London with tons of winter fun!

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Kew The Run features a 10K and half marathon starting and finishing in the beautiful Royal Botanical Gardens Kew where runners will get free entry into the gardens, a fantastic medal and tech t-shirt!
  • Sat 30 - Sun 31 Mar 2024
  • £42.50-£52.50
  • 20% off
Richmond, UK

gofundme Kew The Run

Kew The Run features a 10K and half marathon starting and finishing in the beautiful Royal Botanical Gardens Kew where runners will get free entry into the gardens, a fantastic medal and tech t-shirt!

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  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
The second-largest marathon on the planet over a flat course in one of the world's most iconic cities, the Paris Marathon boasts an incomparable backdrop. Charity places now available for 2024.
  • Sun 7 Apr 2024
  • €130
  • 15 charities
Paris, France

Schneider Electric Paris Marathon

The second-largest marathon on the planet over a flat course in one of the world's most iconic cities, the Paris Marathon boasts an incomparable backdrop. Charity places now available for 2024.

  • 26.2 miles road running
A spirited Central London run with live music, upbeat DJs, street-dancers and inspiring themes on a landmark-packed route with closed roads. Charity places available for 2024.
  • Sun 7 Apr 2024
  • FREE-£50
  • 38 charities
London, UK

London Landmarks Half Marathon

A spirited Central London run with live music, upbeat DJs, street-dancers and inspiring themes on a landmark-packed route with closed roads. Charity places available for 2024.

  • 13.1 miles road running
An incredible dawn-to-dusk triple challenge through Snowdonia for teams of 2 or 4 to bike, hike and paddle in a race against the setting sun.
  • Sat 27 Apr 2024
  • £49.50-£99
  • 50% off
Llanberis, Gwynedd, UK

Race the Sun | Yr Wyddfa (Snowdon)

An incredible dawn-to-dusk triple challenge through Snowdonia for teams of 2 or 4 to bike, hike and paddle in a race against the setting sun.

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  • 39 miles road cycling
  • 9 miles hiking
  • 2 miles kayaking
A totally unique race from sea level to the top of Wales’ highest mountain and back again. THE ROC WALES is triathlon - tough and redefined.
  • Sat 11 May 2024
  • £230-£240
Pwllheli, Gwynedd, UK

THE ROC WALES

A totally unique race from sea level to the top of Wales’ highest mountain and back again. THE ROC WALES is triathlon - tough and redefined.

  • 1.5 km sea swimming
  • 100 km road cycling
  • 13 km multi terrain running + 3330 ft ascent
Venture to the exquisite landscapes of Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, through Callander and past stunning Lochs and waterfalls to help beat cancer step by step.
  • Sat 18 May 2024
  • £20-£30
Callander, Stirling, UK

Big Hike | The Trossachs

Venture to the exquisite landscapes of Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, through Callander and past stunning Lochs and waterfalls to help beat cancer step by step.

  • Hike 3
One of the capital's favourite running events thanks to its fusion of running, music and culture and part of a weekend-long festival taking over the borough. Charity places now available for 2024.
  • Sun 19 May 2024
  • FREE-£30
  • 30 charities
London, UK

Hackney Half Marathon

One of the capital's favourite running events thanks to its fusion of running, music and culture and part of a weekend-long festival taking over the borough. Charity places now available for 2024.

  • 13.1 miles road running
Run or hike the UK's most iconic ultramarathon and conquer 70 miles in 26 hours over a fully waymarked journey through Hadrian's Wall country. Ideal first ultra.
  • Sat 15 Jun 2024
  • £190-£210
Carlisle, Cumbria, UK

Rat Race | The Wall

Run or hike the UK's most iconic ultramarathon and conquer 70 miles in 26 hours over a fully waymarked journey through Hadrian's Wall country. Ideal first ultra.

  • 70 miles trail running + 3460 ft ascent
Europe's oldest charity bike ride is back and you can be part of it! Ride from capital to coast covering 54 miles through rolling countryside to a spectacular finish on Brighton Beach.
  • Sun 16 Jun 2024
  • FREE-£55
  • 8 charities
London, UK

London to Brighton Bike Ride

Europe's oldest charity bike ride is back and you can be part of it! Ride from capital to coast covering 54 miles through rolling countryside to a spectacular finish on Brighton Beach.

  • 54 miles road cycling
Commemorate the 80th Anniversary of D-Day with an award-winning annual cycling challenge combining military history, camaraderie and pedal-powered fundraising with Help for Heroes.
  • Mon 24 - Sat 29 Jun 2024
  • £199
Sainte-Mère-Église, France

Big Battlefield Bike Ride

Commemorate the 80th Anniversary of D-Day with an award-winning annual cycling challenge combining military history, camaraderie and pedal-powered fundraising with Help for Heroes.

  • 402 km road cycling
Man vs Coast is a 25-mile adventure run in Cornwall featuring natural obstacle challenges such as sea wades and coasteering for the adventurer who wants to make a weekend of it.
  • Sat 6 Jul 2024
  • £109-£119
Marazion, Cornwall, UK

Rat Race | Man Vs Coast

Man vs Coast is a 25-mile adventure run in Cornwall featuring natural obstacle challenges such as sea wades and coasteering for the adventurer who wants to make a weekend of it.

  • 25 miles trail running
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 2024
  • £59
  • 40 charities
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, UK

Great North Run

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!

  • 13.1 miles road running
A world record-breaking road race around a historic city on a route featuring the Brandenburg Gate and iconic sights. Celebrate its 50th Anniversary in 2024 by securing a charity place!
  • Sun 29 Sep 2024
  • €205
  • 9 charities
Berlin, Germany

BMW Berlin Marathon

A world record-breaking road race around a historic city on a route featuring the Brandenburg Gate and iconic sights. Celebrate its 50th Anniversary in 2024 by securing a charity place!

  • 26.2 miles road running
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Join 30,000 hikers and take on a challenge to support people living with cancer. Choose a full or half marathon across some of the UK's most breathtaking landscapes!

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Events in 2023

Runs, rides, swims, walks, triathlons & other outdoor events coming up before the end of the year.

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Get your body moving, help your mind and receive your medal in this virtual challenge! Be more active over the next 4 weeks to improve your wellbeing and help others with theirs too.
  • Sat 9 - Sun 31 Dec
  • FREE
Anywhere

Move It for Mental Health

Get your body moving, help your mind and receive your medal in this virtual challenge! Be more active over the next 4 weeks to improve your wellbeing and help others with theirs too.

  • 4 weeks multi terrain running
Take part in the Dog Jog Virtual Challenge! Get fit and have fun with your four-legged friend. Do whichever distance you like, whether that’s 5K or more!
  • Sat 9 - Sun 31 Dec
  • £2.50-£10
Anywhere

Virtual Dog Jog

Take part in the Dog Jog Virtual Challenge! Get fit and have fun with your four-legged friend. Do whichever distance you like, whether that’s 5K or more!

  • 5 km multi terrain running
Big Fun Run is about being active and having fun whilst doing it! If you’re just beginning your journey to being more active and improving your fitness, this is for you!
  • Sat 9 - Sun 31 Dec
  • £8-£10
Anywhere

Virtual Big Fun Run

Big Fun Run is about being active and having fun whilst doing it! If you’re just beginning your journey to being more active and improving your fitness, this is for you!

  • 5 km road running
An out and back course to really get you in the Christmas spirit with activities at Race HQ bound to start a jolly atmosphere, whether you want a PB or the challenge of a longer distance.
  • Sun 10 Dec
  • £13-£39.50
Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK

Christmas Cracker Day 2

An out and back course to really get you in the Christmas spirit with activities at Race HQ bound to start a jolly atmosphere, whether you want a PB or the challenge of a longer distance.

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • 10 miler
  • Half marathon
  • Trail run
  • + 1 more race
Run, bike and adventure through Berkshire! This adventure race is open to solos and teams, bike hire is available and all abilities are welcome! Embrace outdoor adventure this winter.
  • Sun 10 Dec
  • £30-£55
Chieveley, Berkshire, UK

Berkshire Winter Adventure Race

Run, bike and adventure through Berkshire! This adventure race is open to solos and teams, bike hire is available and all abilities are welcome! Embrace outdoor adventure this winter.

  • Sprint adventure race 2
  • Sprint orienteer
  • MTB orienteer
A new and unique concept where you decide how many 10km loops you feel capable of on the day - whether it's 10km, Half Marathon, Full Marathon or an Ultra Marathon! Push yourself further or go easy.
  • Sat 16 Dec
  • £50
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, UK

Running Tribe Races

A new and unique concept where you decide how many 10km loops you feel capable of on the day - whether it's 10km, Half Marathon, Full Marathon or an Ultra Marathon! Push yourself further or go easy.

  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
  • Marathon
  • Ultra run
  • 50K ultra run
Get yourself in the festive spirit, don your FREE Santa suit and raise money for St Gemma's Hospice! Gather your group of Santas and walk, run, cycle, hop, skip or sleigh your way across Leeds!
  • Sat 16 Dec
  • FREE
Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK

St Gemma's Santa Dash

Get yourself in the festive spirit, don your FREE Santa suit and raise money for St Gemma's Hospice! Gather your group of Santas and walk, run, cycle, hop, skip or sleigh your way across Leeds!

  • 5 km road running
Walk 5K on the magical winter solstice, the longest night of the year, to help keep children safe this Christmas. Take part with friends and family or on your own and walk wherever you like!
  • Fri 22 Dec
  • £5
Anywhere

Walk for Children

Walk 5K on the magical winter solstice, the longest night of the year, to help keep children safe this Christmas. Take part with friends and family or on your own and walk wherever you like!

  • 5 km
We put you on a bus... We blindfold you... We take you to an unknown location... You have no tech, no map, no watch, no idea where you are... Will you make it back to HQ or be lost for ever?
  • Thu 28 Dec
  • £35
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, UK

The Drop | Huddersfield

We put you on a bus... We blindfold you... We take you to an unknown location... You have no tech, no map, no watch, no idea where you are... Will you make it back to HQ or be lost for ever?

  • 10 miler
  • Multi-terrain run
This is an out and back course starting on the cliffs at Sewerby and running along the front at Bridlington. The course is great underfoot.
  • Sat 30 Dec
  • £14-£41
Bridlington, East Yorkshire, UK

Bridlington New Year Bonanza

This is an out and back course starting on the cliffs at Sewerby and running along the front at Bridlington. The course is great underfoot.

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
  • Marathon

Events in 2024

Runs, rides, swims, walks, triathlons & other outdoor events coming up in 2024.

We put you on a bus... We blindfold you... We take you to an unknown location... You have no tech, no map, no watch, no idea where you are... Will you make it back to HQ or be lost for ever?
  • Sat 6 Jan 2024
  • £42.40
Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK

The Drop | Leeds

We put you on a bus... We blindfold you... We take you to an unknown location... You have no tech, no map, no watch, no idea where you are... Will you make it back to HQ or be lost for ever?

  • 10 miler
  • Multi-terrain run
Happy New Year Run along the Leeds and Liverpool Canal with distances ranging from 5K to ultra, all along the flat, even towpath, this event is truly perfect for runners of all abilities.
  • Sun 7 Jan 2024
  • £14-£55
Shipley, West Yorkshire, UK

Sir Titus Pie n Pickle Plod

Happy New Year Run along the Leeds and Liverpool Canal with distances ranging from 5K to ultra, all along the flat, even towpath, this event is truly perfect for runners of all abilities.

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • 10 miler
  • Half marathon
  • Trail run
  • + 2 more races
Run, bike and adventure through the Chilterns! This adventure race is open to solos and teams, bike hire is available and all abilities are welcome! Embrace outdoor adventure this winter.
  • Sat 13 Jan 2024
  • £30-£55
Chilterns, Buckinghamshire, UK

Chilterns Winter Adventure Race

Run, bike and adventure through the Chilterns! This adventure race is open to solos and teams, bike hire is available and all abilities are welcome! Embrace outdoor adventure this winter.

  • Sprint adventure race 2
  • Sprint orienteer
  • MTB orienteer
Starting off in Skipton Market Town and the gateway to the Yorkshire Dales before heading out on the canal to Saltaire allows runners the opportunity to enjoy a beautiful route.
  • Sun 14 Jan 2024
  • £14-£55
Skipton, North Yorkshire, UK

Skipton Sweetie Suprise Skidaddle

Starting off in Skipton Market Town and the gateway to the Yorkshire Dales before heading out on the canal to Saltaire allows runners the opportunity to enjoy a beautiful route.

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • 10 miler
  • Half marathon
  • Marathon
  • + 1 more race
The Dark Skies returns for an undulating yomp through Surrey’s muddy, rolling hills and feature a thrilling 5K, 10K, 10 Mile, kids races and canicross with hot food and drinks, medals, kit and prizes.
  • Sat 20 Jan 2024
  • £8-£27
Dorking, Surrey, UK

Dark Skies Surrey Hills

The Dark Skies returns for an undulating yomp through Surrey’s muddy, rolling hills and feature a thrilling 5K, 10K, 10 Mile, kids races and canicross with hot food and drinks, medals, kit and prizes.

  • Fun run 2
  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • 10 miler
Follow a pretty loop through a lovely country park (a former colliery) on good paths with challenging hills to earn your bespoke medal and finish line treats. There's a race for you and your dog too!
  • Sun 28 Jan 2024
  • £23-£55
Pontefract, West Yorkshire, UK

Feckin Frickley Tart n Terrier Trot

Follow a pretty loop through a lovely country park (a former colliery) on good paths with challenging hills to earn your bespoke medal and finish line treats. There's a race for you and your dog too!

  • Trail run 3
  • 10 miler
  • Marathon
  • Ultra run
Join Channel 4's Ollie Ollerton in partnership with Alcohol Change UK for the Dry January® 10K. Swap your bar tab for a running bib and feel the benefits as you cross the finish line!
  • Sun 28 Jan 2024
  • £40
Uckfield, East Sussex, UK

Dry January®10K

Join Channel 4's Ollie Ollerton in partnership with Alcohol Change UK for the Dry January® 10K. Swap your bar tab for a running bib and feel the benefits as you cross the finish line!

  • 10 km road running
The superb Newcastle Winter Warmer Run is back with a brand new medal plus loads of fun, smiles, laughs and good times. A chance to lace up those shoes, get motivated and run this awesome event.
  • Sat 3 Feb 2024
  • £22-£25
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, UK

The Newcastle Winter Warmer Run

The superb Newcastle Winter Warmer Run is back with a brand new medal plus loads of fun, smiles, laughs and good times. A chance to lace up those shoes, get motivated and run this awesome event.

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
We put you on a bus... We blindfold you... We take you to an unknown location... You have no tech, no map, no watch, no idea where you are... Will you make it back to HQ or be lost for ever?
  • Sun 4 Feb 2024
  • £42.40
Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK

The Drop | Oxford

We put you on a bus... We blindfold you... We take you to an unknown location... You have no tech, no map, no watch, no idea where you are... Will you make it back to HQ or be lost for ever?

  • 10 miler
  • Multi-terrain run
This event is a huge favourite among the trail running community selling with lovely scenery, challenging hills and a little bit of mud it encompasses everything trail over single or multiple-laps.
  • Sun 4 Feb 2024
  • £23-£55
Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK

Grim Leodis

This event is a huge favourite among the trail running community selling with lovely scenery, challenging hills and a little bit of mud it encompasses everything trail over single or multiple-laps.

  • Trail run
  • Half marathon
  • Marathon
  • Ultra run
The superb Manchester Winter Warmer Run is back with a brand new medal plus loads of fun, smiles, laughs and good times. A chance to lace up those shoes, get motivated and run this awesome event.
  • Sun 4 Feb 2024
  • £22-£25
Manchester, Greater Manchester, UK

The Manchester Winter Warmer Run

The superb Manchester Winter Warmer Run is back with a brand new medal plus loads of fun, smiles, laughs and good times. A chance to lace up those shoes, get motivated and run this awesome event.

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
Run, bike and adventure through the Cotswolds! This adventure race is open to solos and teams, bike hire is available and all abilities are welcome! Embrace outdoor adventure this winter.
  • Sat 10 Feb 2024
  • £30-£55
Cotswolds, Worcestershire, UK

Cotswolds Winter Adventure Race

Run, bike and adventure through the Cotswolds! This adventure race is open to solos and teams, bike hire is available and all abilities are welcome! Embrace outdoor adventure this winter.

  • Sprint adventure race 2
  • Sprint orienteer
  • MTB orienteer
Challenge yourself to walk (or run) 200km throughout Lent to help fight global poverty. Walk when and where you choose, alone or with friends, and receive goodies!
  • Wed 14 Feb - Thu 28 Mar 2024
  • FREE
Anywhere

The Big Lent Walk

Challenge yourself to walk (or run) 200km throughout Lent to help fight global poverty. Walk when and where you choose, alone or with friends, and receive goodies!

  • 40 days
The superb Birmingham Winter Warmer Run is back with a brand new medal plus loads of fun, smiles, laughs and good times! A chance to lace up those shoes, get motivated and run this awesome event.
  • Sat 17 Feb 2024
  • £22-£25
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, UK

The Birmingham Winter Warmer Run

The superb Birmingham Winter Warmer Run is back with a brand new medal plus loads of fun, smiles, laughs and good times! A chance to lace up those shoes, get motivated and run this awesome event.

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
A fantastic winter half marathon weekend by the sea! Complete the new Langstone Harbour Half on Saturday &/or Portsmouth Coastal Half on Sunday for your awesome medals and much more!
  • Sat 17 - Sun 18 Feb 2024
  • £41
Portsmouth, Hampshire, UK

Portsmouth Langstone Coastal Half Marathons Weekender

A fantastic winter half marathon weekend by the sea! Complete the new Langstone Harbour Half on Saturday &/or Portsmouth Coastal Half on Sunday for your awesome medals and much more!

  • Half marathon 2
A trail race event that is flat and fast and perfect for a PB and also brilliant for a beginner or the runner who wants to do their own pace with bespoke medal and treats at the finish line.
  • Sun 18 Feb 2024
  • £14-£55
Bingley, West Yorkshire, UK

Bingley Bo**ocks

A trail race event that is flat and fast and perfect for a PB and also brilliant for a beginner or the runner who wants to do their own pace with bespoke medal and treats at the finish line.

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • 10 miler
  • Half marathon
  • Trail run
  • + 2 more races
This is the original Hampton Court Half Marathon and is run over a fast, flat and interesting course that borders the river-side grounds of the magnificent palace with King Henry VIII cheering on!
  • Sun 18 Feb 2024
  • £42.50-£49.50
Thames Ditton, Surrey, UK

Hampton Court Half Marathon

This is the original Hampton Court Half Marathon and is run over a fast, flat and interesting course that borders the river-side grounds of the magnificent palace with King Henry VIII cheering on!

  • 13.1 miles road running
The superb Leeds Winter Warmer Run promises a brand new medal plus loads of fun, smiles, laughs and good times. A chance to lace up those shoes, get motivated and run this awesome event.
  • Sat 24 Feb 2024
  • £22-£25
Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK

The Leeds Winter Warmer Run

The superb Leeds Winter Warmer Run promises a brand new medal plus loads of fun, smiles, laughs and good times. A chance to lace up those shoes, get motivated and run this awesome event.

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
Join the UK's Happiest Half - a fast, flat race with a buzzing Brighton atmosphere in the early season and one of the most popular races in the UK!
  • Sun 25 Feb 2024
  • £13-£46.75
Brighton, East Sussex, UK

Rubix VT Brighton Half Marathon

Join the UK's Happiest Half - a fast, flat race with a buzzing Brighton atmosphere in the early season and one of the most popular races in the UK!

  • Half marathon
  • Fun run
The superb Liverpool Winter Warmer Run promises a brand new medal plus loads of fun, smiles, laughs and good times. A chance to lace up those shoes, get motivated and run this awesome event.
  • Sun 25 Feb 2024
  • £22-£25
Liverpool, Merseyside, UK

The Liverpool Winter Warmer Run

The superb Liverpool Winter Warmer Run promises a brand new medal plus loads of fun, smiles, laughs and good times. A chance to lace up those shoes, get motivated and run this awesome event.

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
Brilliant scenic course set in the Yorkshire village of Settle in the Yorkshire Dales and an absolute favourite in the running community. Enter early for your place, bacon buttie, t-shirt and medal.
  • Sun 25 Feb 2024
  • £26-£32
Settle, North Yorkshire, UK

Settle Road Race

Brilliant scenic course set in the Yorkshire village of Settle in the Yorkshire Dales and an absolute favourite in the running community. Enter early for your place, bacon buttie, t-shirt and medal.

  • 10K run
  • 10 miler
  • Half marathon
The UK's most popular 10K run on closed roads in London with tons of winter fun! 1000s of people of all abilities will earn the iconic finisher medal, conquer the cold and help beat cancer.
  • Sun 25 Feb 2024
  • £29-£49.50
London, UK

Cancer Research UK London Winter Run

The UK's most popular 10K run on closed roads in London with tons of winter fun! 1000s of people of all abilities will earn the iconic finisher medal, conquer the cold and help beat cancer.

  • 10 km road running
10th year anniversary! This is the perfect race to add to your calendar as a challenge in its own right, or ideal as part of your preparation for the spring marathon season.
  • Sun 25 Feb 2024
  • £23.50-£25.50
Stockport, UK

Stockport Trail Half Marathon

10th year anniversary! This is the perfect race to add to your calendar as a challenge in its own right, or ideal as part of your preparation for the spring marathon season.

  • 13.1 miles trail running
Previously rated one of the top 10 UK marathons by Runners World! Stunningly scenic riverside routes along the Thames towpath. Flat, fast and very runnable with great support, medal and photo.
  • Sun 3 Mar 2024
  • £28-£55
Richmond, UK

Thames Meander

Previously rated one of the top 10 UK marathons by Runners World! Stunningly scenic riverside routes along the Thames towpath. Flat, fast and very runnable with great support, medal and photo.

  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
  • Marathon
The most beautiful half marathon in North Wales! Flanked by breathtaking views over Snowdonia and the Menai Straits, the beauty and uniqueness of this event is what draws people from all over the UK!
  • Sun 3 Mar 2024
  • £9.49-£47.99
Anglesey, Isle of Anglesey, UK

Jones o Gymru Anglesey Half Marathon and 10K

The most beautiful half marathon in North Wales! Flanked by breathtaking views over Snowdonia and the Menai Straits, the beauty and uniqueness of this event is what draws people from all over the UK!

  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
  • Fun run
We put you on a bus... We blindfold you... We take you to an unknown location... You have no tech, no map, no watch, no idea where you are... Will you make it back to HQ or be lost for ever?
  • Sun 3 Mar 2024
  • £42.40
Bromley, Kent, UK

The Drop | London

We put you on a bus... We blindfold you... We take you to an unknown location... You have no tech, no map, no watch, no idea where you are... Will you make it back to HQ or be lost for ever?

  • 10 miler
  • Multi-terrain run
A great challenge whether it's your first half marathon or you're trying for a PB. There's a great atmosphere, uplifting crowd support, on-course entertainment, a fun-spirited day and is a UKA race.
  • Sun 3 Mar 2024
  • £35.70-£37.70
Eastbourne, East Sussex, UK

Eastbourne Half Marathon

A great challenge whether it's your first half marathon or you're trying for a PB. There's a great atmosphere, uplifting crowd support, on-course entertainment, a fun-spirited day and is a UKA race.

  • 13.1 miles road running
Ready... Steady... GLOW! Expect to be swept away on a distinctly magical 5K experience as dusk falls on the home of two 30-metre high horses.
  • Fri 15 - Sat 16 Mar 2024
  • £24-£32
Grangemouth, Falkirk, UK

Supernova Run Kelpies 5K

Ready... Steady... GLOW! Expect to be swept away on a distinctly magical 5K experience as dusk falls on the home of two 30-metre high horses.

  • 5K run 2
Fast, flat, PB-grabbing event on good trail and canal towpath with a bespoke medal and treats at the finish line. A range of distances to suit every level of runner.
  • Sat 16 Mar 2024
  • £14-£55
Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK

Spring Canal Canter Day 1

Fast, flat, PB-grabbing event on good trail and canal towpath with a bespoke medal and treats at the finish line. A range of distances to suit every level of runner.

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • 10 miler
  • Half marathon
  • Trail run
  • + 2 more races
Fast, flat, PB-grabbing event on good trail and canal towpath with a bespoke medal and treats at the finish line. A range of distances to suit every level of runner.
  • Sun 17 Mar 2024
  • £14-£55
Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK

Spring Canal Canter Day 2

Fast, flat, PB-grabbing event on good trail and canal towpath with a bespoke medal and treats at the finish line. A range of distances to suit every level of runner.

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • 10 miler
  • Half marathon
  • Multi-terrain run
  • + 2 more races
Following the iconic 'breakfast run format' there are three distance options through the leafy borough of Kingston upon Thames, from the ancient marketplace providing an atmospheric event.
  • Sun 17 Mar 2024
  • £27.50-£39.50
Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, UK

Kingston BreakFEST Run

Following the iconic 'breakfast run format' there are three distance options through the leafy borough of Kingston upon Thames, from the ancient marketplace providing an atmospheric event.

  • Multi-terrain run 3
Fast and flat through historic streets on a two-lap course that avoids the city's hills. Voted 3rd best UK running event by the Daily Telegraph.
  • Sun 17 Mar 2024
  • £5-£25
  • 4 charities
Bath, Somerset, UK

Bath Half Marathon

Fast and flat through historic streets on a two-lap course that avoids the city's hills. Voted 3rd best UK running event by the Daily Telegraph.

  • 13.1 miles road running
The flat terrain of the Torbay Velodrome offers a range of Duathlon distances, catering to all ages and abilities in a safe, supported and inclusive manner, with a medal and donut at the finish line!
  • Sun 24 Mar 2024
  • £17-£44
Paignton, Devon, UK

Donut Duathlon Spring

The flat terrain of the Torbay Velodrome offers a range of Duathlon distances, catering to all ages and abilities in a safe, supported and inclusive manner, with a medal and donut at the finish line!

  • Sprint duathlon
  • Super sprint duathlon
  • Kids duathlon 4
A new, multi-distance, supported day of running and moving around the spectacular Salcey Forest for all abilities, speeds and experiences with beautiful surroundings and a great medal!
  • Sun 24 Mar 2024
  • £18-£82
Northampton, Northamptonshire, UK

TrailFest | Salcey Forest

A new, multi-distance, supported day of running and moving around the spectacular Salcey Forest for all abilities, speeds and experiences with beautiful surroundings and a great medal!

  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
  • Marathon
  • 50K ultra run
  • Ultra run
Run a half marathon on the island of Jersey from St Ouen in the west to the capital, St Helier, in the south along a fantastically flat and scenic course with a 5K downhill into the finish!
  • Sun 24 Mar 2024
  • £39.50
Jersey, Jersey

Hospice 2 Hospice Half Marathon

Run a half marathon on the island of Jersey from St Ouen in the west to the capital, St Helier, in the south along a fantastically flat and scenic course with a 5K downhill into the finish!

  • 13.1 miles road running
A 6.7 mile circular route around Swinsty and Fewston Reservoir, within the Yorkshire Dales with additional laps for the longer distances followed by a bespoke medal and goodies at the finish line.
  • Mon 25 Mar 2024
  • £23-£41
Timble, North Yorkshire, UK

Fewston and Swinsty Reservoir Run Day 1

A 6.7 mile circular route around Swinsty and Fewston Reservoir, within the Yorkshire Dales with additional laps for the longer distances followed by a bespoke medal and goodies at the finish line.

  • Multi-terrain run 2
  • Half marathon
  • Marathon
A circular 6.7 mile loop around Scarhouse Reservoir in the Yorkshire Dales which is repeated for the longer distance races and finishes with a bespoke medal and finish line goodies.
  • Tue 26 Mar 2024
  • £23-£41
Pateley Bridge, North Yorkshire, UK

Scarhouse Reservoir Run Day 2

A circular 6.7 mile loop around Scarhouse Reservoir in the Yorkshire Dales which is repeated for the longer distance races and finishes with a bespoke medal and finish line goodies.

  • Multi-terrain run 2
  • Half marathon
  • Marathon
A 6.7 mile circular loop around Thruscoss Reservoir in the Yorkshire Dales followed by bespoke medal and finish line goodies.
  • Wed 27 Mar 2024
  • £23-£41
Harrogate, North Yorkshire, UK

Thruscross Reservoir Run Day 3

A 6.7 mile circular loop around Thruscoss Reservoir in the Yorkshire Dales followed by bespoke medal and finish line goodies.

  • Multi-terrain run 2
  • Half marathon
  • Marathon
A circular loop around the lovely Grimwith Reservoir in the Yorkshire Dales with a bespoke medal and goodies at the finish line.
  • Thu 28 Mar 2024
  • £23-£41
Skipton, North Yorkshire, UK

Grimwith Reservoir Run Day 4

A circular loop around the lovely Grimwith Reservoir in the Yorkshire Dales with a bespoke medal and goodies at the finish line.

  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
  • Trail run
  • Marathon
A 6.7 mile circular route around Swinsty and Fewston Reservoir, within the Yorkshire Dales, with additional laps for the longer distances followed by a bespoke medal and goodies at the finish line.
  • Fri 29 Mar 2024
  • £23-£41
Timble, North Yorkshire, UK

Fewston and Swinsty Reservoir Run Day 5

A 6.7 mile circular route around Swinsty and Fewston Reservoir, within the Yorkshire Dales, with additional laps for the longer distances followed by a bespoke medal and goodies at the finish line.

  • Multi-terrain run 2
  • Half marathon
  • Marathon
On 30th March, as the sun sets, walk together and shine a light on blood cancer. Sign up today to walk 2.5km or 5km with your family and friends in Cannon Hill Park.
  • Sat 30 Mar 2024
  • £5
Birmingham, West Midlands, UK

Walk of Light Birmingham

On 30th March, as the sun sets, walk together and shine a light on blood cancer. Sign up today to walk 2.5km or 5km with your family and friends in Cannon Hill Park.

  • Charity walk 2
Kew The Run features a 10K and half marathon starting and finishing in the beautiful Royal Botanical Gardens Kew where runners will get free entry into the gardens, a fantastic medal and tech t-shirt!
  • Sat 30 - Sun 31 Mar 2024
  • £42.50-£52.50
Richmond, UK

gofundme Kew The Run

Kew The Run features a 10K and half marathon starting and finishing in the beautiful Royal Botanical Gardens Kew where runners will get free entry into the gardens, a fantastic medal and tech t-shirt!

  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
The spring challenge is on! Get active every day throughout April and raise money to support Bowel Cancer UK's vital work. Walk, cycle, run - it's up to you!
  • Mon 1 - Tue 30 Apr 2024
  • £5
Anywhere

ActiveApril | Bowel Cancer UK

The spring challenge is on! Get active every day throughout April and raise money to support Bowel Cancer UK's vital work. Walk, cycle, run - it's up to you!

  • 30 days
A weekend festival of sport by the sea with something for everyone including a coastal marathon, 10K and kids events plus new routes! It's a new era for this annual favourite.
  • Sat 6 - Sun 7 Apr 2024
  • FREE-£69.99
Brighton, East Sussex, UK

Brighton Marathon Weekend

A weekend festival of sport by the sea with something for everyone including a coastal marathon, 10K and kids events plus new routes! It's a new era for this annual favourite.

  • Marathon
  • 10K run
  • Fun run
We put you on a bus... We blindfold you... We take you to an unknown location... You have no tech, no map, no watch, no idea where you are... Will you make it back to HQ or be lost for ever?
  • Sat 6 Apr 2024
  • £42.40
Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK

The Drop | Edinburgh

We put you on a bus... We blindfold you... We take you to an unknown location... You have no tech, no map, no watch, no idea where you are... Will you make it back to HQ or be lost for ever?

  • 10 miler
  • Multi-terrain run
A fabulous event starting in Myrtle Park in Bingley and taking in the magnificent hills and countryside surrounding Bingley. followed by a hot post-race meal of curry or chilli for finishers!
  • Sat 6 Apr 2024
  • £23-£75
Bingley, West Yorkshire, UK

John's April Fool Frollick

A fabulous event starting in Myrtle Park in Bingley and taking in the magnificent hills and countryside surrounding Bingley. followed by a hot post-race meal of curry or chilli for finishers!

  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
  • Marathon
  • Ultra run
An Olympic format mixed Team Relay Triathlon using the fantastic facilities at Torbay Velopark, professionally chip timed over a traffic-free course, BTF affiliated with a great finishers medal.
  • Sat 6 Apr 2024
  • £28-£34
Paignton, Devon, UK

Torbay Triathlon Relay

An Olympic format mixed Team Relay Triathlon using the fantastic facilities at Torbay Velopark, professionally chip timed over a traffic-free course, BTF affiliated with a great finishers medal.

  • 300 m pool swimming
  • 6 km road cycling
  • 1.8 km multi terrain running
Get ready for an incredible day of running across the city, with events for all ages and abilities from the fun run right up to the marathon. Lace up those running shoes for this award-winning event!
  • Sun 7 Apr 2024
  • £5-£50
Southampton, Hampshire, UK

ABP Southampton Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K and 5K

Get ready for an incredible day of running across the city, with events for all ages and abilities from the fun run right up to the marathon. Lace up those running shoes for this award-winning event!

  • Marathon
  • Half marathon
  • 10K run
  • 5K run
  • Fun run
Dare to be different and run Kilomathon Scotland! With a choice of distances, fun for the kids and a roaring grandstand finish in the Murrayfield Stadium you can look forward to a great day out!
  • Sun 7 Apr 2024
  • £14-£27.75
Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK

Kilomathon Scotland

Dare to be different and run Kilomathon Scotland! With a choice of distances, fun for the kids and a roaring grandstand finish in the Murrayfield Stadium you can look forward to a great day out!

  • 10 miler
  • 5K run
  • Fun run
A totally traffic free festival of triathlon offering both junior and senior distance options on the English Riviera. Pool swimming along with tarmac cycling and a parkland run, with a great medal.
  • Sun 7 Apr 2024
  • £21-£51
Paignton, Devon, UK

Torbay Triathlon Spring

A totally traffic free festival of triathlon offering both junior and senior distance options on the English Riviera. Pool swimming along with tarmac cycling and a parkland run, with a great medal.

  • Sprint triathlon
  • Novice triathlon
  • Kids triathlon 7
The second-largest marathon on the planet over a flat course in one of the world's most iconic cities, the Paris Marathon boasts an incomparable backdrop. Charity places now available for 2024.
  • Sun 7 Apr 2024
  • €130
  • 15 charities
Paris, France

Schneider Electric Paris Marathon

The second-largest marathon on the planet over a flat course in one of the world's most iconic cities, the Paris Marathon boasts an incomparable backdrop. Charity places now available for 2024.

  • 26.2 miles road running
A spirited Central London run with live music, upbeat DJs, street-dancers and inspiring themes on a landmark-packed route with closed roads. Charity places available for 2024.
  • Sun 7 Apr 2024
  • FREE-£50
  • 38 charities
London, UK

London Landmarks Half Marathon

A spirited Central London run with live music, upbeat DJs, street-dancers and inspiring themes on a landmark-packed route with closed roads. Charity places available for 2024.

  • 13.1 miles road running
The Magna Carta events are based in scenic Runnymede right near the historic site where the treaty of Magna Carta was agreed by King John of England and signed on 15th June 1215.
  • Sat 13 Apr 2024
  • £28-£55
Egham, Surrey, UK

Magna Carta

The Magna Carta events are based in scenic Runnymede right near the historic site where the treaty of Magna Carta was agreed by King John of England and signed on 15th June 1215.

  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
  • Marathon
26 or 50 mile challenge walks featuring lighthouses, tranquil estuaries, rugged cliffs, beaches, coastal views and the South West Coastal Path to support brainstrust, the brain cancer charity.
  • Sat 13 - Sun 14 Apr 2024
  • £10-£20
Dartmouth, Devon, UK

Follow the Seagulls | Devon

26 or 50 mile challenge walks featuring lighthouses, tranquil estuaries, rugged cliffs, beaches, coastal views and the South West Coastal Path to support brainstrust, the brain cancer charity.

  • 1 day hiking
26 or 50 mile challenge walks along the Isle of Wight Coastal Path with sea views, glades, tall ridges and wild walking in support of the brain cancer charity, brainstrust. You are in for a treat!
  • Sat 13 - Sun 14 Apr 2024
  • £10-£20
Cowes, Isle of Wight, UK

Follow the Seagulls | Isle of Wight

26 or 50 mile challenge walks along the Isle of Wight Coastal Path with sea views, glades, tall ridges and wild walking in support of the brain cancer charity, brainstrust. You are in for a treat!

  • 1 day hiking
An early season ride in the heart of Berkshire featuring some of the very best of the North Wessex Downs AONB with three road routes offering something to suit all abilities.
  • Sun 14 Apr 2024
  • £32.85-£43.65
Reading, Berkshire, UK

RIDE Wessex Downs

An early season ride in the heart of Berkshire featuring some of the very best of the North Wessex Downs AONB with three road routes offering something to suit all abilities.

  • Sportive 3
A scenic out and back course alongside the Huddersfield Canal, West Yorkshire, with a range of distances on offer plus a bespoke medal and goodies at the finish.
  • Sun 14 Apr 2024
  • £14-£55
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, UK

I'll 'Sithee' at the Slawit Sweetathon Slog

A scenic out and back course alongside the Huddersfield Canal, West Yorkshire, with a range of distances on offer plus a bespoke medal and goodies at the finish.

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
  • Marathon
  • Ultra run
A gravel ride taking in some of the very best of the North Wessex Downs AONB, with two routes featuring over 20-miles of continuous off-road riding along one of Britain's oldest trackways.
  • Sun 14 Apr 2024
  • £34.65-£41.85
Reading, Berkshire, UK

RIDE Wessex Downs Dirty

A gravel ride taking in some of the very best of the North Wessex Downs AONB, with two routes featuring over 20-miles of continuous off-road riding along one of Britain's oldest trackways.

  • Gravel events 2
Featured in Red Bull's Best Cyclocross and Gravel Events! Gravel rides on the best trails the Haldon Forest has to offer with VIP treatment including free action photos, massage, bike wash and medal.
  • Sun 14 Apr 2024
  • £32.50-£45
Exeter, Devon, UK

Haldon Heroic

Featured in Red Bull's Best Cyclocross and Gravel Events! Gravel rides on the best trails the Haldon Forest has to offer with VIP treatment including free action photos, massage, bike wash and medal.

  • Gravel events 3
Experience the UK’s friendliest and flattest major marathon with huge crowd support on a route with PB potential plus chunky medals and relay options. Charity places now available for 2024.
  • Sun 14 Apr 2024
  • FREE-£30
  • 4 charities
Manchester, Greater Manchester, UK

adidas Manchester Marathon

Experience the UK’s friendliest and flattest major marathon with huge crowd support on a route with PB potential plus chunky medals and relay options. Charity places now available for 2024.

  • 26.2 miles road running
Fills up year after year! Follow the Wold Rangers Way on a 44-mile circular waymarked route through the beautiful Yorkshire Wolds, starting and ending on the edge of Driffield.
  • Sat 20 Apr 2024
  • £53-£55
Driffield, East Yorkshire, UK

Wold Rangers Way Ultra

Fills up year after year! Follow the Wold Rangers Way on a 44-mile circular waymarked route through the beautiful Yorkshire Wolds, starting and ending on the edge of Driffield.

  • 44 miles trail running + 3600 ft ascent
A coastal triathlon for triathletes of all abilities from absolute beginner to elite, offering Sprint and Novice options. A pool-based swim, seafront cycle and pan flat run along the Exe Estuary path.
  • Sun 21 Apr 2024
  • £30-£45
Exmouth, Devon, UK

Exmouth Triathlon

A coastal triathlon for triathletes of all abilities from absolute beginner to elite, offering Sprint and Novice options. A pool-based swim, seafront cycle and pan flat run along the Exe Estuary path.

  • Sprint triathlon
  • Novice triathlon
The Big Walk is back again for another successful year! Dust off your walking boots and take on one of three routes along The Ridgeway National Trail to help raise money for children's charity, Pace.
  • Sun 21 Apr 2024
  • £5-£15
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, UK

The Big Walk and Superhero Mile

The Big Walk is back again for another successful year! Dust off your walking boots and take on one of three routes along The Ridgeway National Trail to help raise money for children's charity, Pace.

  • Charity walk 4
A 6.7 mile loop set in the grounds of Roche Abbey, South Yorkshire with a bespoke medal and treats for all finishers.
  • Sun 21 Apr 2024
  • £23-£55
Sheffield, South Yorkshire, UK

Run Roche Abbey Run Run Run

A 6.7 mile loop set in the grounds of Roche Abbey, South Yorkshire with a bespoke medal and treats for all finishers.

  • Multi-terrain run 2
  • Half marathon
  • Ultra run
Be part of the world’s biggest marathon and earn the coveted finisher’s medal and New Balance T-shirt by taking on the Virtual TCS London Marathon your way. Charity places now available for 2024.
  • Sun 21 Apr 2024
  • FREE-£1
Anywhere

Virtual TCS London Marathon

Be part of the world’s biggest marathon and earn the coveted finisher’s medal and New Balance T-shirt by taking on the Virtual TCS London Marathon your way. Charity places now available for 2024.

  • 26.2 miles road running
Experience the renowned atmosphere of the TCS London Marathon, the most popular marathon in the world, with its grand finale on The Mall itself! Charity places available for 2024.
  • Sun 21 Apr 2024
  • FREE-£150
  • 1 charity
London, UK

TCS London Marathon

Experience the renowned atmosphere of the TCS London Marathon, the most popular marathon in the world, with its grand finale on The Mall itself! Charity places available for 2024.

  • 26.2 miles road running
Epic mud-fuelled assault course designed by Elite Royal Marine Commandos, featuring obstacles designed to inspire greatness. Have you got what it takes to survive?
  • Sat 27 Apr 2024
  • £53.24-£63.85
Macclesfield, Cheshire, UK

Born Survivor | Cheshire

Epic mud-fuelled assault course designed by Elite Royal Marine Commandos, featuring obstacles designed to inspire greatness. Have you got what it takes to survive?

  • Obstacle race 2
Ascend Wales' highest mountain, Yr Wyddfa, in the stillness of the night to summit in time for sunrise and experience the magic with charity #TeamPassage.
  • Sat 27 Apr 2024
  • £40
Caernarfon, Gwynedd, UK

Yr Wyddfa Snowdon Sunrise Hike

Ascend Wales' highest mountain, Yr Wyddfa, in the stillness of the night to summit in time for sunrise and experience the magic with charity #TeamPassage.

  • 9 miles hiking + 1085 m ascent
A classic trail race between two cities finishing in the capital, brought to you by experienced race directors of over 100 races, with Gold/Silver/Bronze medals depending on finishing time.
  • Sat 27 Apr 2024
  • £85
Brighton, East Sussex, UK

Brighton to London Ultra

A classic trail race between two cities finishing in the capital, brought to you by experienced race directors of over 100 races, with Gold/Silver/Bronze medals depending on finishing time.

  • 100 km trail running + 1489 m ascent
An incredible dawn-to-dusk triple challenge through Snowdonia for teams of 2 or 4 to bike, hike and paddle in a race against the setting sun.
  • Sat 27 Apr 2024
  • £49.50-£99
Llanberis, Gwynedd, UK

Race the Sun | Yr Wyddfa (Snowdon)

An incredible dawn-to-dusk triple challenge through Snowdonia for teams of 2 or 4 to bike, hike and paddle in a race against the setting sun.

  • 39 miles road cycling
  • 9 miles hiking
  • 2 miles kayaking
Race along flat, fully closed roads to a seafront finish, with Half Marathon, 10K and Family Runs, catering for all ages and abilities, with chip timing, bespoke medal and a tech t-shirt.
  • Sun 28 Apr 2024
  • £11-£41.50
Worthing, West Sussex, UK

Worthing RUNFEST

Race along flat, fully closed roads to a seafront finish, with Half Marathon, 10K and Family Runs, catering for all ages and abilities, with chip timing, bespoke medal and a tech t-shirt.

  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
  • Fun run
This popular early season sportive offers a mixture of open, flowing, flat roads combined with a couple of testing climbs in the Blackdown Hills - an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
  • Sun 28 Apr 2024
  • £45
Honiton, Devon, UK

Taunton Flyer

This popular early season sportive offers a mixture of open, flowing, flat roads combined with a couple of testing climbs in the Blackdown Hills - an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

  • Short sportive
  • Medium sportive
  • Long sportive
This popular ride is back in spring and offers three scenic routes so there's something for every level of cyclist and you'll be riding to help care for people with life limiting illnesses.
  • Sun 28 Apr 2024
  • £12-£38
Birmingham, West Midlands, UK

Ride The Reservoir

This popular ride is back in spring and offers three scenic routes so there's something for every level of cyclist and you'll be riding to help care for people with life limiting illnesses.

  • Short sportive
  • Medium sportive
  • Long sportive 2

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10 best autumn marathons in 2023
  • 5 mins read
  • 13 Apr 2023

10 best autumn marathons in 2023

Looking for a fresh challenge this year? Sign up to an end-of-season marathon to focus your training through the summer and finish 2023 on a high!

5 ways for events to be more sustainable
  • 15 mins read
  • 12 Apr 2023

5 ways for events to be more sustainable

Wooden medals, virtual medals and no medals at all - what does an eco-friendly event look like?

4 reasons why the Hackney Half is one of London's most popular events
  • 5 mins read
  • 30 Jan 2023

4 reasons why the Hackney Half is one of London's most popular events

Fusing fast running with an electric atmosphere, the Hackney Half celebrates the very best of East London. There are places still available for 2023 - find out why you should be there!

What is the best marathon for running a PB?
  • 12 mins read
  • 26 Jan 2023

What is the best marathon for running a PB?

Chasing a fast marathon time is as much about picking the right course as training hard! Check out our selection of the fastest and flattest marathons in the UK.

3 reasons to start open water swimming in 2023
  • 10 mins read
  • 24 Jan 2023

3 reasons to start open water swimming in 2023

From cold water therapy to time spent in the great outdoors, open water swimming is your express ticket to feeling happier and healthier this year.

3 reasons to run an obstacle course race for charity
  • 5 mins read
  • 16 Jan 2023

3 reasons to run an obstacle course race for charity

Elevate your race day experience by raising money for a great cause, connecting with other people and enjoying a discounted entry fee!

Why is the Great Manchester Run the biggest 10K in Europe?
  • 10 mins read
  • 16 Jan 2023

Why is the Great Manchester Run the biggest 10K in Europe?

With thousands of runners taking part each year, this headline race is Manchester's original and greatest running event - here's why you should be there in 2023!

5 things you need to know before your first ultra
  • 5 mins read
  • 5 Jan 2023

5 things you need to know before your first ultra

Ultra marathons are some of the greatest tests of endurance on the planet and yield unforgettable experiences - if you're well prepared.

Run a marathon for charity
  • 5 mins read
  • 7 Dec 2022

Run a marathon for charity

Whether it's your first or fifth marathon, entering a 26.2-mile race on behalf of a charity will elevate your experience! Here's how to get started.

Enter your first triathlon
  • 10 mins read
  • 7 Dec 2022

Enter your first triathlon

This dynamic multi-sport will test your speed and stamina, providing an incredible experience along the way! We've got everything you need for your first swim-bike-run right here.

Running your first marathon
  • 10 mins read
  • 1 Dec 2022

Running your first marathon

Signing up to run 26.2 miles for the first time will be one the most rewarding decisions you ever make! This guide has everything you need to get started, from training tips to a basic kit list.

Running your first half marathon
  • 10 mins read
  • 28 Nov 2022

Running your first half marathon

Signing up to a half marathon for the first time can be both exciting and daunting in equal measure! This guide will run you through how to train for it and what to expect on the day.

How long is a half marathon anyway?
  • 5 mins read
  • 22 Nov 2022

How long is a half marathon anyway?

The short answer: 13.1 miles. Understanding what that looks and feels like isn't that simple, though, so we've set out what it's like to run a half marathon bit by bit!

What is the best half marathon near me?
  • 10 mins read
  • 10 Nov 2022
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What is the best half marathon near me?

Looking for a half marathon in 2023? This is your guide to the best half marathons in the UK, organised into regions so you can find a race near you!

10K tips for beginner runners
  • 10 mins read
  • 25 Oct 2022
First steps

10K tips for beginner runners

This popular distance is great for both racing and exploring local trails, but where do you get started? Well, right here.

5 reasons to run the Virtual TCS London Marathon
  • 3 mins read
  • 20 Oct 2022
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5 reasons to run the Virtual TCS London Marathon

Whether or not you entered the ballot for the TCS London Marathon, the virtual edition is a fantastic event with plenty to offer. Here's what we learned from running in 2022!

Your guide to the BMW Berlin Marathon 2023
  • 5 mins read
  • 20 Oct 2022
Best events

Your guide to the BMW Berlin Marathon 2023

Considered to be the fastest marathon in the world, Berlin is a brilliant choice for any runner, whether it's your first 26.2-mile race or you're looking for a PB!

Your guide to the TCS Amsterdam Marathon 2023
  • 5 mins read
  • 20 Oct 2022
Best events

Your guide to the TCS Amsterdam Marathon 2023

One of the fastest marathons in the world, Amsterdam is a brilliant fusion of a great running experience and a superb cultural immersion. This is everything you need to know about the 2023 edition!

The beginner's guide to duathlons
  • 10 mins read
  • 19 Oct 2022
First steps

The beginner's guide to duathlons

Run-bike-runs aren't just for triathletes in the winter - they're a serious multi-sport discipline in their own right, getting people active outdoors on road and trails alike.

Your guide to the Paris Marathon 2023
  • 5 mins read
  • 13 Oct 2022
Best events

Your guide to the Paris Marathon 2023

The second largest marathon in the world, the Schneider Electric Paris Marathon attracts 65,000 runners to the French capital for an incredible route and an international EXPO.

Your guide to the London Landmarks Half Marathon 2024
  • 5 mins read
  • 12 Oct 2022
Best events

Your guide to the London Landmarks Half Marathon 2024

The only half marathon to run through Westminster and the City of London, this is a fantastic race touring the capital's most iconic landmarks. This is everything you need to know about the 2024 race!

Your guide to the Edinburgh Marathon 2023
  • 10 mins read
  • 28 Sep 2022

Your guide to the Edinburgh Marathon 2023

Alongside the headline 26.2-mile run, there are eight other races to choose from at this vibrant festival in the Scottish capital.

Your guide to the adidas Manchester Marathon 2023
  • 5 mins read
  • 28 Sep 2022
Best events

Your guide to the adidas Manchester Marathon 2023

Known as one of the UK's fastest, flattest and friendliest marathons, this popular 26.2-mile race attracts thousands of runners each year to the North West's biggest city.

Race 101: the TCS London Marathon
  • 5 mins read
  • 15 Sep 2022
Ready to race

Race 101: the TCS London Marathon

The biggest marathon in the UK - and one of the biggest in the world - is an event that every runner wants to tick off their bucket list. Here, we deal with the most-asked questions on the web!

Run for charity in the TCS London Marathon
  • 5 mins read
  • 15 Sep 2022
Do it for charity

Run for charity in the TCS London Marathon

This iconic event is always oversubscribed at the ballot but there are plenty of charities to run for and plenty more reasons to do so.

Your guide to the TCS London Marathon 2024
  • 5 mins read
  • 15 Sep 2022
Best events

Your guide to the TCS London Marathon 2024

This is the UK's biggest marathon and one of the greatest in the world - here's what you need to know for 2024!

The top 25 events in the UK
  • 5 mins read
  • 6 Sep 2022
Best events

The top 25 events in the UK

These mass participation runs, bike rides and triathlons are the most popular outdoor events for a reason!

Race 101: the Great North Run
  • 5 mins read
  • 16 Aug 2022
Ready to race

Race 101: the Great North Run

All your questions about the Great North Run answered in one place, helping you to take the plunge and get involved in 2023!

13 reasons to enter the biggest half marathon in the world
  • 10 mins read
  • 11 Aug 2022
Best events

13 reasons to enter the biggest half marathon in the world

The Great North Run attracts 57,000 runners each year to the North East, all keen to enjoy its world-famous atmosphere!

Run for charity in the Great North Run
  • 5 mins read
  • 11 Aug 2022
Do it for charity

Run for charity in the Great North Run

There are a huge range of fantastic charities with places available for this popular half marathon every year - and this is how you can get involved.