Running events calendar

Running events calendar

Runs for every type of runner - from small club runs to the biggest mass participation events in the world.

📷 ABP Newport Marathon

4249 Runs in the UK

From parkruns to ultra runs in the mountains, there is no activity with such a huge variety of events as running and we've got 1000's listed here. Select your location for runs in your area, choose your distance or terrain below or scroll down for the UK's biggest events.

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Choose your distance or terrain

From short fun runs to ultra marathons, on or off-road.

5K runs

5K runs

Perfect events for parkrunners or first-timers as well as speed demons looking for a PB.

Find a local 5K
10K runs

10K runs

One of the most popular distances for runs and a great step towards a half marathon.

10K runs
10 mile runs

10 mile runs

10 mile runs have a legacy going back decades as a classic middle distance race.

10 milers
Half marathons

Half marathons

At half the ultimate running distance, 13.1-miles is a classic milestone for most runners.

Half marathons
Marathons

Marathons

The marathon is well established as the ultimate running distance. Find your 26.2-mile race here!

Marathons
Ultra runs

Ultra runs

Running anything longer than a marathon, an ultra is an endurance event like no other.

Ultra runs
Fun runs

Fun runs

Explore fun runs in the UK, including kids running races and free fun runs!

Run for fun
Charity runs

Charity runs

Find a local charity run or secure a charity place in the biggest runs in the UK.

Run for charity
Trail runs

Trail runs

Escaping to the trails has never been so popular - find your next off-road run right here.

Run the trails
Mud runs

Mud runs

Combine a serious endurance challenge with getting filthy just for the fun of it!

Mud runs
Obstacle races

Obstacle races

Combine running with obstacles and mud across distances from 3-15K.

Obstacles
Fell runs

Fell runs

Running up and down hills in some of the UK's most remote and rugged terrain.

Fell runs
Multi-terrain runs

Multi-terrain runs

Runs with a varied mix of road and off-road terrain over a range of distances.

Multi-terrain runs
Cross country runs

Cross country runs

Avoid paths entirely and run over fields, open moorland and through forests.

XC runs
CaniCross

CaniCross

Enter an event with your four-legged friend and share the race experience!

Dog runs

Popular running events

What's hot in the world of running events.

Run, walk or crawl a trail marathon along the stunning Jurassic Coast or complete the full challenge of 3 marathons in 3 days!
  • Fri 22 - Sun 24 Mar
  • £70-£200
Portland, Dorset, UK

Jurassic Coast Challenge

Run, walk or crawl a trail marathon along the stunning Jurassic Coast or complete the full challenge of 3 marathons in 3 days!

  • Multi-terrain run 3
  • Ultra run 2
The Kew 10K starts outside the famous Palm House in Kew Gardens and every runner will receive a fantastic medal, a technical running t-shirt (male & female cut) and free entry into the gardens!
  • Sat 30 Mar
  • £47-£49
  • 2 charities
Richmond, UK

gofundme Kew Gardens 10K

The Kew 10K starts outside the famous Palm House in Kew Gardens and every runner will receive a fantastic medal, a technical running t-shirt (male & female cut) and free entry into the gardens!

  • 10 km road running
Enjoy an unbeatable Welsh sporting welcome at one of Wales' biggest weekends of running! Experience one of the UK's flattest marathons or one of the fast and fun supporting races.
  • Sun 28 Apr
  • £2-£52
City of Newport, Newport, UK

ABP Newport Wales Marathon, Half, 10K & Junior Races

Enjoy an unbeatable Welsh sporting welcome at one of Wales' biggest weekends of running! Experience one of the UK's flattest marathons or one of the fast and fun supporting races.

  • Marathon
  • Half marathon
  • 10K run
  • Fun run 3
The multi-award-winning MK Marathon Weekend is Buckinghamshire’s most popular weekend of running and features a choice of races, extra medal for running both days and stunning Stadium MK finish!
  • Sun 5 - Mon 6 May
  • £10-£140
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, UK

MK Marathon Weekend

The multi-award-winning MK Marathon Weekend is Buckinghamshire’s most popular weekend of running and features a choice of races, extra medal for running both days and stunning Stadium MK finish!

  • Marathon
  • Half marathon
  • 5K run
  • Fun run
  • 10K run
The UK's Number 1 Mountain Festival! Sport, Speakers, Live Music, Activities, Good Times. A full multi-sport and entertainment festival with exciting new changes for 2024!
  • Fri 17 - Sun 19 May
  • £30
Keswick, Cumbria, UK

Keswick Mountain Festival

The UK's Number 1 Mountain Festival! Sport, Speakers, Live Music, Activities, Good Times. A full multi-sport and entertainment festival with exciting new changes for 2024!

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
  • 50K ultra run
  • Fell run
  • + 12 more races
The UK’s biggest 24 hour relay race. Epic, Brutal, Relentless. Race against the clock to tackle as many laps of the iconic course as you can. How far can you go in 24 hours?
  • Sat 8 - Sun 9 Jun
  • £90-£120
  • 3 charities
Reading, Berkshire, UK

Endure24 | Reading

The UK’s biggest 24 hour relay race. Epic, Brutal, Relentless. Race against the clock to tackle as many laps of the iconic course as you can. How far can you go in 24 hours?

  • 24 hrs multi terrain running
A South Downs Ultra Marathon steeped in history taking in Chichester coast and Arundel Castle. 100K and 50K trail routes, supported all the way, with a legendary basecamp overnight option.
  • Sat 15 - Sun 16 Jun
  • £75-£165
Chichester, West Sussex, West Sussex, UK

Race to the King

A South Downs Ultra Marathon steeped in history taking in Chichester coast and Arundel Castle. 100K and 50K trail routes, supported all the way, with a legendary basecamp overnight option.

  • 100K ultra run
  • 50K ultra run 2
The UK’s biggest 24 hour relay race. Epic, Brutal, Relentless. Race against the clock to tackle as many laps of the iconic course as you can. How far can you go in 24 hours?
  • Sat 29 - Sun 30 Jun
  • £90-£120
  • 2 charities
Wetherby, West Yorkshire, UK

Endure24 | Leeds

The UK’s biggest 24 hour relay race. Epic, Brutal, Relentless. Race against the clock to tackle as many laps of the iconic course as you can. How far can you go in 24 hours?

  • 24 hrs multi terrain running
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
  • £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
The UK's favourite ultra marathon along one of Britain's oldest paths. 100K and 50K trail routes, supported all the way, with a legendary basecamp overnight option.
  • Sat 13 - Sun 14 Jul
  • £85-£255
Watlington, Oxfordshire, UK

Race to the Stones

The UK's favourite ultra marathon along one of Britain's oldest paths. 100K and 50K trail routes, supported all the way, with a legendary basecamp overnight option.

  • 50K ultra run 2
  • 100K ultra run 3
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
  • £64
  • 41 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
Thousands of runners (and walkers) of all abilities will tackle the flat, traffic-free course past the city's historic sites to a cracking Yorkshire atmosphere! Relay team challenge available too.
  • Sun 20 Oct
  • £65-£67
  • 2 charities
York, North Yorkshire, UK

Yorkshire Marathon

Thousands of runners (and walkers) of all abilities will tackle the flat, traffic-free course past the city's historic sites to a cracking Yorkshire atmosphere! Relay team challenge available too.

  • 26.2 miles road running

Running events in 2024

Featured events are listed below - select your region to see all events.

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 2 Mar - Tue 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
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
  • £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
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
  • £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
The most beautiful half marathon in North Wales! Flanked by breathtaking views of (Snowdonia) and the Menai Straits, the beauty and uniqueness of this event is what draws people from all over the UK!
  • Sun 3 Mar
  • £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 of (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
Pack your trainers alongside your bucket and spade for an event that seamlessly combines the thrill of running with the picturesque charm of Great Yarmouth over a fast-paced course.
  • Sun 3 Mar
  • £24-£34
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, UK

ATW Great Yarmouth Seafront 10K and Half Marathon

Pack your trainers alongside your bucket and spade for an event that seamlessly combines the thrill of running with the picturesque charm of Great Yarmouth over a fast-paced course.

  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
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!
  • Sun 3 Mar - Tue 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
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!
  • Sun 3 Mar - Tue 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
The Leicester 10K returns with a stunning route in the heart of the Midlands from the city centre to the beautiful greenery of Victoria Park to finish with a medal and goody bag at Jubilee Square.
  • Sun 3 Mar
  • £24-£36
  • Entries closed
Leicester, Leicestershire, UK

Leicester 10K

The Leicester 10K returns with a stunning route in the heart of the Midlands from the city centre to the beautiful greenery of Victoria Park to finish with a medal and goody bag at Jubilee Square.

  • Entries closed
  • 10 km road running
The grand finale of the Mornington Chaser's Regent's Park 10K series and an ideal early-season opener for anyone looking to run a flat 10K. Come and enjoy the traffic-free parkland and themed medal!
  • Sun 3 Mar
  • £24-£31
  • Entries close tomorrow
London, UK

Mornington Chasers Regents Park 10K | Race 6

The grand finale of the Mornington Chaser's Regent's Park 10K series and an ideal early-season opener for anyone looking to run a flat 10K. Come and enjoy the traffic-free parkland and themed medal!

  • Entries close tomorrow
  • 10 km road running
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
  • £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
Join this fantastic running experience on a completely flat course – perfect for achieving your personal best over a certified, accurate route, with free race photo, custom medal and friendly support!
  • Sun 10 Mar
  • FREE-£36
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, UK

ATW Nottingham Holme Run

Join this fantastic running experience on a completely flat course – perfect for achieving your personal best over a certified, accurate route, with free race photo, custom medal and friendly support!

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
  • Fun run
Get involved in this exhilarating race in one of the hidden gems of London!
  • Sun 10 Mar
  • £23-£25
London, UK

The One in the Park | Battersea

Get involved in this exhilarating race in one of the hidden gems of London!

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
This award-winning, sell-out event is Chester's only city-based 10K, it's the best City Centre 10K in the North West and is the first event of the Chester Triple Series - with top runner reviews too!
  • Sun 10 Mar
  • £28-£30
Chester, Cheshire, UK

MBNA Chester 10K

This award-winning, sell-out event is Chester's only city-based 10K, it's the best City Centre 10K in the North West and is the first event of the Chester Triple Series - with top runner reviews too!

  • 10 km road running
A local favourite in Nottingham on a route full of interest from the Old Market Square to Nottingham Castle via The Park Estate with a medal and goody bag at the finish.
  • Sun 10 Mar
  • £24-£36
  • Entries close today
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, UK

Nottingham 10K

A local favourite in Nottingham on a route full of interest from the Old Market Square to Nottingham Castle via The Park Estate with a medal and goody bag at the finish.

  • Entries close today
  • 10 km 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
  • £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
  • £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
Run the route of the world's first EVER 26.2 mile marathon from Windsor to London. A historic race with an incredible story. Run in the footsteps of legends and receive a special 1908 replica medal.
  • Sat 16 Mar
  • £69.99
Windsor, Berkshire, UK

Original Marathon

Run the route of the world's first EVER 26.2 mile marathon from Windsor to London. A historic race with an incredible story. Run in the footsteps of legends and receive a special 1908 replica medal.

  • 26.2 miles road running
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
  • £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, 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
  • £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
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
  • £5-£25
  • Entries closed
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.

  • Entries closed
  • 13.1 miles road running
Run, walk or crawl a trail marathon along the stunning Jurassic Coast or complete the full challenge of 3 marathons in 3 days!
  • Fri 22 - Sun 24 Mar
  • £70-£200
Portland, Dorset, UK

Jurassic Coast Challenge

Run, walk or crawl a trail marathon along the stunning Jurassic Coast or complete the full challenge of 3 marathons in 3 days!

  • Multi-terrain run 3
  • Ultra run 2
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 23 Mar
  • £52
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
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
  • £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
Smash your personal best on a traffic-free, flat and fast course from the White Water Centre and into surrounding beautiful regional parkland with a custom-designed medal for finishers.
  • Sun 24 Mar
  • £26-£36
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire, UK

ATW Run Fest at Lee Valley

Smash your personal best on a traffic-free, flat and fast course from the White Water Centre and into surrounding beautiful regional parkland with a custom-designed medal for finishers.

  • 10K run
  • 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!
  • Sun 24 Mar
  • £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
  • £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
  • £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
  • £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
  • £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
  • £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
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
  • £47-£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
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
  • 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
  • £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
  • £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
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
  • £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
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
  • £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
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
  • FREE-£62.50
  • Entries closed
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.

  • Entries closed
  • 26.2 miles road running
Regent's Park is the perfect setting for a fast and traffic-free Sunday morning 10K. The course covers an accurately measured 10K route wholly within the park and attracts runners of all abilities.
  • Sun 7 Apr
  • £23-£25
London, UK

The One in the Park | Regents

Regent's Park is the perfect setting for a fast and traffic-free Sunday morning 10K. The course covers an accurately measured 10K route wholly within the park and attracts runners of all abilities.

  • 10 km 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
  • FREE-£50
  • Entries closed
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.

  • Entries closed
  • 13.1 miles road running
A major event in the UK's running calendar, the Sheffield Half Marathon is South Yorkshire’s biggest event of its kind and boasts a stunningly scenic route with majestic views of the Peak District.
  • Sun 7 Apr
  • £42-£44
  • 3 charities
Sheffield, South Yorkshire, UK

Sheffield Half Marathon

A major event in the UK's running calendar, the Sheffield Half Marathon is South Yorkshire’s biggest event of its kind and boasts a stunningly scenic route with majestic views of the Peak District.

  • 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
  • £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
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
  • £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
The route follows the park’s smooth pathways alongside legendary monuments, statues and memorials - and past the famous Serpentine Lake.
  • Sun 14 Apr
  • £23-£25
London, UK

The One in the Park | Hyde Park

The route follows the park’s smooth pathways alongside legendary monuments, statues and memorials - and past the famous Serpentine Lake.

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
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.
  • Sun 14 Apr
  • FREE-£30
  • Entries closed
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.

  • Entries closed
  • 26.2 miles road running
Taking place in the picturesque city of Lincoln, this 10K is one of the biggest and best-loved running events in Lincolnshire, with medal, goody bag then chill at the Event Village at Lincoln Castle.
  • Sun 14 Apr
  • £26-£38
Lincoln, Lincolnshire, UK

City of Lincoln 10K

Taking place in the picturesque city of Lincoln, this 10K is one of the biggest and best-loved running events in Lincolnshire, with medal, goody bag then chill at the Event Village at Lincoln Castle.

  • 10 km 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
  • £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
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
  • £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
  • £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
Experience the renowned atmosphere of the TCS London Marathon, the most popular marathon in the world, with its grand finale on The Mall itself!
  • Sun 21 Apr
  • £100
  • 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!

  • 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
  • £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
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
  • £85
  • Entries closed
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.

  • Entries closed
  • 100 km trail running + 1489 m ascent
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
  • £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
Enjoy an unbeatable Welsh sporting welcome at one of Wales' biggest weekends of running! Experience one of the UK's flattest marathons or one of the fast and fun supporting races.
  • Sun 28 Apr
  • £2-£52
City of Newport, Newport, UK

ABP Newport Wales Marathon, Half, 10K & Junior Races

Enjoy an unbeatable Welsh sporting welcome at one of Wales' biggest weekends of running! Experience one of the UK's flattest marathons or one of the fast and fun supporting races.

  • Marathon
  • Half marathon
  • 10K run
  • Fun run 3
Following a triumphant return to the events calendar the much-loved Coventry Half Marathon is back on historic city centre streets and out towards Shakespeare’s county.
  • Sun 28 Apr
  • £30.50-£42.50
Coventry, West Midlands, UK

Coventry Half Marathon

Following a triumphant return to the events calendar the much-loved Coventry Half Marathon is back on historic city centre streets and out towards Shakespeare’s county.

  • 13.1 miles road running
A celebration of trail-running, community and the natural beauty of Jersey's stunning northern coastline with something for everyone from the casual jogger to the most seasoned ultra-runner.
  • Sat 4 May
  • £20-£80
St Ouen, Jersey

Trail-Fest Jersey

A celebration of trail-running, community and the natural beauty of Jersey's stunning northern coastline with something for everyone from the casual jogger to the most seasoned ultra-runner.

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • 10 miler
  • Trail run
  • Ultra run
Bank Holiday ultra run to the south coast with top reviews, amazing scenery, wonderful trails and rolling downs before reaching the promenade finish line for your ice cream and medal!
  • Sat 4 May
  • £66-£68
Horsham, West Sussex, UK

Run to the Sea Brighton

Bank Holiday ultra run to the south coast with top reviews, amazing scenery, wonderful trails and rolling downs before reaching the promenade finish line for your ice cream and medal!

  • 50 km multi terrain running
Walk, jog or run the stunning coastal paths of the Isle of Wight. Make a full, half or quarter tour of the island from the basecamp at Chale, visiting historic Cowes and the iconic Needles en route.
  • Sun 5 - Mon 6 May
  • £79-£198
Ventnor, Isle of Wight, UK

Isle of Wight Challenge

Walk, jog or run the stunning coastal paths of the Isle of Wight. Make a full, half or quarter tour of the island from the basecamp at Chale, visiting historic Cowes and the iconic Needles en route.

  • 100K ultra run 2
  • 50K ultra run 2
  • Trail run 2
Who said grown-ups should have all the fun? These events see the younger Brummie runners tackle a supercharged run in the city centre with a carnival atmosphere to get athletes off to a flying start.
  • Sun 5 May
  • £14
Birmingham, West Midlands, UK

Junior & Mini Great Birmingham Run

Who said grown-ups should have all the fun? These events see the younger Brummie runners tackle a supercharged run in the city centre with a carnival atmosphere to get athletes off to a flying start.

  • Fun run 2
Take on a thrilling run at the Midlands' biggest and best running event! Thousands of Brummies pound the streets every year, from the heart of the city with an incredible atmosphere all the way.
  • Sun 5 May
  • £31-£41
Birmingham, West Midlands, UK

Great Birmingham Run

Take on a thrilling run at the Midlands' biggest and best running event! Thousands of Brummies pound the streets every year, from the heart of the city with an incredible atmosphere all the way.

  • Half marathon
  • 10K run
The multi-award-winning MK Marathon Weekend is Buckinghamshire’s most popular weekend of running and features a choice of races, extra medal for running both days and stunning Stadium MK finish!
  • Sun 5 - Mon 6 May
  • £10-£140
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, UK

MK Marathon Weekend

The multi-award-winning MK Marathon Weekend is Buckinghamshire’s most popular weekend of running and features a choice of races, extra medal for running both days and stunning Stadium MK finish!

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

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  • 20 Oct 2022
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  • 20 Oct 2022
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  • 13 Oct 2022
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  • 12 Oct 2022
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Your guide to the London Landmarks Half Marathon

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  • 28 Sep 2022

Your guide to the Edinburgh Marathon 2023

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  • 28 Sep 2022
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  • 15 Sep 2022
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  • 16 Aug 2022
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  • 11 Aug 2022
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  • 11 Aug 2022
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