117 Runs in Kent

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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
Race through the beautiful grounds and surrounding area of Hever Castle on an event of your choice from starter to elite then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.
  • Sat 28 - Sun 29 Sep
  • £28-£80
Edenbridge, Kent, UK

Hever Castle Triathlon and Multisport Festival

Race through the beautiful grounds and surrounding area of Hever Castle on an event of your choice from starter to elite then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.

  • Half Ironman
  • Olympic triathlon
  • Sprint triathlon 2
  • Super sprint triathlon
  • Novice triathlon
  • + 16 more races
This is one of the only events that recreates the mud, sweat and pain of modern day Royal Marines Commando training. Have you got what it takes?
  • Sat 12 - Sun 13 Oct
  • £26-£210
Edenbridge, Kent, UK

Hever Castle Commando Obstacle Festival

This is one of the only events that recreates the mud, sweat and pain of modern day Royal Marines Commando training. Have you got what it takes?

  • Obstacle race 6
  • Sun 3 Mar
  • £20-£40
Maidstone, Kent, UK

Maidstone Road Run

Get this year off to a ‘running’ start! The Maidstone Road Run event, with its selection of distances for all abilities and goals, is looking forward to welcoming you!

  • Fun run
  • Half marathon
  • 10K run
  • 5K run
  • Sun 10 Mar
  • £28-£35
Romney Marsh, Kent, UK

Lydd

Get involved in this Lydd Half Marathon & 20 Mile - a delectable racing experience and perfect for those planning a Spring marathon.

  • Half marathon 2
  • Sun 17 Mar
  • £7-£52
Dover, Kent, UK

Western Heights Trail Races

Welcome to the 'Western Heights Trail Races.'

  • Fun run 2
  • Half marathon
  • Marathon
  • 50K ultra run
  • Sun 17 Mar
  • £15-£30
Birchington, Kent, UK

Smugglers Run

Shiver me timbers - yo-ho-ho the Smugglers are back in 2024!

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Sun 24 Mar
  • £22-£25
Herne Bay, Kent, UK

Run Whitstable & Herne Bay Spring

Get together with friends, family or colleagues, take on 5k, 10k or half marathon and be part of this event along the stunning Herne Bay & Whitstable coastline.

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
  • Sun 24 Mar
  • £15-£30
Gravesend, Kent, UK

Trosley Park Challenge

Sporting Events UK are proud to bring you this event, back again in 2024.

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Fri 29 Mar
  • £3-£22
Hythe, Kent, UK

Folkestone 10 Mile

The popular 10 mile race enjoys a fast, flat course, mainly on the traffic-free seafront promenade from Hythe to Folkestone and back.

  • Fun run 2
  • 10 miler
  • Sun 14 Apr
  • £27-£45
Ashford, Kent, UK

Kent Spring

A superbly crafted Spring marathon & half marathon through some of Kent's prettiest countryside for your racing pleasure... Will you accept the challenge?

  • Half marathon
  • Marathon
  • Sun 28 Apr
  • £27-£40
Margate, Kent, UK

10Bay Challenge

Can you beat the tide? After a storming debut in 2022, this much talked about and special event returns for its third year in 2024.

  • 10K run
  • Trail run
  • Mon 6 May
  • £5-£30
Tonbridge, Kent, UK

Hildenborough Road Races

The Hildenborough Road Races return to this picturesque Kent village on the first bank holiday Monday in May.

  • Fun run 6
  • 10 miler
  • Sun 12 May
  • £18-£30
Maidstone, Kent, UK

Maidstone Riverside 10K and 10M

The third year of these riverside routes starting and finishing in the amphitheatre across the river from David Lloyd Health Club in Maidstone Town Centre.

  • 10K run
  • 10 miler
  • Sat 18 May
  • £12.50-£42.50
Longfield, Kent, UK

Inflatable 5K - Brands Hatch (Kent)

Get ready to bounce your way through The World's BIGGEST and most EPIC Inflatable 5K Obstacle Course!

  • Fun run
  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Obstacle race
  • Sun 19 May
  • £10-£20
Sevenoaks, Kent, UK

Run, Walk or Push against Dementia

‘Run, walk or push against dementia’ returns to the fabulous Knole Park in Sevenoaks in 2024.

  • Fun run
  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Sun 26 May
  • £15-£30
Sheerness, Kent, UK

The Island Run

Back in 2024 offering a 10k or 5k seafront run. This year the Rotary Club of Minster-on-Sea and Sporting Events UK have teamed up to bring you this great event.

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Sun 26 May
  • £4-£28
Folkestone, Kent, UK

Folkestone Coastal

Popular 10-kilometre race from Folkestone seafront towards Hythe and back flat, fast course.

  • Fun run
  • 10K run
  • Sun 9 Jun
  • £21-£35
Whitstable, Kent, UK

Saxon Shore Half Marathon & 10K

Now in its 7th year, this event is proving popular and has sold out each year.

  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
  • Sat 15 Jun
  • £33.50-£43.50
Cranbrook, Kent, UK

Dirty Rotten Scramble

DRS - Xxtreme Trails

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Trail run
  • Sat 6 Jul
  • £29-£39.99
Dartford, Kent, UK

9th Midnight Marathon, Half Marathon and Ultra Marathon

The 9th Midnight Marathon will now be taking place in 2024.

  • Half marathon
  • Marathon
  • Ultra run
  • Sun 21 Jul
  • £4-£18
Deal, Kent, UK

Deal Dinosaur 10K

The Deal 10K race, now in its 42nd year, is called "The Dinosaur" in fond memory of club co-founder Roger Francis-Darby, who sadly died of skin cancer in 2000.

  • Fun run
  • 10K run
  • Sun 11 Aug
  • £23-£35
Canterbury, Kent, UK

Runnergise, The Trail Running Event

This is something a bit different. If you love trail running or want to give it a go then this is for you.

  • Trail run
  • 10 miler
  • Sun 1 Sep
  • £20
Sevenoaks, Kent, UK

Shoreham Woods 10K Trail Run

Shoreham Woods 10K Trail race is a scenic course in the beautiful grounds of Shoreham woods.

  • 10K run
  • CaniCross
  • Sat 7 Sep
  • FREE-£45
Gravesend, Kent, UK

The Maverick Adidas Terrex Original Kent

Cruise along the wooded trails of the Pilgrims Way before climbing up to join the North Downs Way, and enjoy the sights of the Wealdway trail heading back to the event village.

  • Trail run 3
  • Sun 8 Sep
  • £15-£30
Canterbury, Kent, UK

The Wingham Run

This ever popular event has reached its 37th year!!

  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Fri 1 Mar
  • £39.95
Dover, Kent, UK

Donkey Charity Challenge

Donkey Charity Challenge at Samphire Hoe

  • 6 hrs road running
  • Sat 2 Mar
  • £39.95
Dover, Kent, UK

27.2 Challenge Run

Going the extra mile!

  • 6 hrs road running
  • Sun 3 Mar
  • £39.95
Dover, Kent, UK

The Book Day Challenge

Saxons, Vikings & Normans Club have been very fortunate to have been granted permission to hold an event at Samphire Hoe.

  • 6 hrs road running
  • Sun 3 Mar
  • £24-£26
Tonbridge, Kent, UK

Lambert & Foster Paddock Wood Half Marathon

The Paddock Wood Half Marathon is organised by the Paddock Wood Athletics Club.

  • 13.1 miles road running
  • Sat 9 Mar
  • £39.95
Gravesend, Kent, UK

Nutty Nuts Run 6 Hour Challenge!

Go nuts at Runbelievable Challenges Peanultimate Jeskyns Event!

  • 6 hrs trail running
  • Sun 10 Mar
  • £39.95
Gravesend, Kent, UK

Jeskyns Challenge 6 Hour Challenge!

Runbelievable Challenges very last Jeskyns Event!

  • 6 hrs trail running
  • Sun 17 Mar
  • £18-£25
Canterbury, Kent, UK

Canterbury Riverside 10K

Enjoy stunning riverside scenery as you run from Chartham to Canterbury and back on this fantastic, flat 10k route.

  • 10 km road running
  • Sat 23 Mar
  • £39.95
Dover, Kent, UK

Cakethathon Fudgeathon

A sweet toothed run in celebration of Cake & Fudge

  • 6 hrs road running
  • Sun 24 Mar
  • £39.95
Dover, Kent, UK

Chocothon Cookiethon

A sweet toothed run for Chocolate & Cookies!

  • 6 hrs road running
  • Sun 24 Mar
  • £18-£20
Bromley, Kent, UK

BVAC 5 Mile Open Race

The BVAC Open race is an exciting and challenging 5 mile race around Spring Park Woods and Sparrows Den, West Wickham.

  • 5 miles multi terrain running
  • Sat 13 Apr
  • £39.95
Deal, Kent, UK

The Runbelievable Challenge!

Be Runbelievable!

  • 7 hrs trail running
  • Sun 14 Apr
  • £39.95
Deal, Kent, UK

Heads or Tails 7 Hour Challenge!

A challenge event with a twist...

  • 7 hrs trail running
  • Sat 4 May
  • £34.95
Rochester, Kent, UK

Ranscombe Spring Challenge

The Spring Challenge at Ranscombe!

  • 8 hrs trail running
  • Sat 4 May
  • £98-£120
Dover, Kent, UK

The Governor Backyard Ultra

The World's first and only Backyard Ultra inside a prison

  • 4.17 miles trail running
  • Mon 6 May
  • £20-£22
Whitstable, Kent, UK

The Furley Page Whitstable 10K

This is a great seaside event in the popular Kent coastal town of Whitstable.

  • 10 km road running
  • Sat 11 May
  • £39.95
Birchington, Kent, UK

Simon Says...Run!

A simple concept. When the Race Director Simon says run, then run!

  • 6 hrs road running
  • Sun 12 May
  • £22-£24
Dartford, Kent, UK

Darent Valley 10K

A 10k multi terrain road race which starts and finishes in the beautiful village of Eynsford and is mainly rural and undulating along country lanes, passing through picturesque Farningham Village...

  • 10 km multi terrain running
  • Sun 12 May
  • £39.95
Birchington, Kent, UK

Afternoon Tea Challenge

Runbelievable Challenges warmly invite you for Afternoon Tea at Minnis Bay, there will be cakes and finger foods aplenty!

  • 6 hrs road running
  • Sat 25 May
  • £39.95
Gravesend, Kent, UK

SBT Challenge

For the SBT Challenge!

  • 7 hrs trail running
  • Sun 26 May
  • £39.95
Gravesend, Kent, UK

Flamingo Run

Cyclopark going pink for the Flamingo Run...

  • 6 hrs trail running
  • Sat 1 Jun
  • £65-£67
Rochester, Kent, UK

Three Castles 50K

Welcome to the Three Castles 50km Ultra Marathon!

  • 50 km trail running
  • Sun 2 Jun
  • £18-£25
Tonbridge, Kent, UK

Russet Runners Marden 10K

Come and join Russet Runners for a picturesque run along lanes around Marden in the beautiful Weald of Kent.

  • 10 km road running
  • Sat 22 Jun
  • £39.95
Deal, Kent, UK

Mine Run 6 Hour Challenge!

Your Pace Or Mine?

  • 6 hrs trail running
  • Sun 23 Jun
  • £39.95
Deal, Kent, UK

Betteshanger Marathon

The second part of our weekend celebrating Betteshanger Park's history brings you the last chance to earn the Betteshanger Marathon medal first brought to you by our friends at SVN.

  • 26.2 miles road running
  • Sun 23 Jun
  • £21-£30
Sandwich, Kent, UK

The Sandwich 10K

This popular race is back with a great route through the town centre.

  • 10 km road running
  • Sat 29 Jun
  • £98-£120
Dover, Kent, UK

The Governor Backyard Ultra

The World's first and only Backyard Ultra inside a prison

  • 4.17 miles trail running
  • Sun 30 Jun
  • £35-£37
Gravesend, Kent, UK

North Downs Run

The 40th staging of this annual event organised by Istead & Ifield Harriers.

  • 30 km multi terrain running
  • Sat 6 Jul
  • £34.95
Rochester, Kent, UK

Ranscombe Random Summer Challenge

Summer Ranscombe 10th Anniversary!

  • 8 hrs trail running
  • Sun 7 Jul
  • £21-£30
Rochester, Kent, UK

Cliffe Woods 5 Mile

A great 5 mile road running event near Rochester

  • 5 miles road running
  • Sat 13 Jul
  • £39.95
Gravesend, Kent, UK

Red Shirt Challenge

Red Shirts Challenge Run!

  • 6 hrs trail running
  • Sun 14 Jul
  • £19.95
Gravesend, Kent, UK

Tanks a Lot Challenge

Tanks a Lot - Low cost event to help folks out!

  • 6 hrs trail running
  • Sat 24 Aug
  • £98-£120
Dover, Kent, UK

The Governor Backyard Ultra

The World's first and only Backyard Ultra inside a prison

  • 4.17 miles trail running
  • Sun 1 Sep
  • £21-£30
Dover, Kent, UK

Dover Seafront 10K

Discover the beautiful seafront in this historic port town!!

  • 10 km road running
  • Sat 21 Sep
  • £85-£87
Chatham, Kent, UK

Triple Trail 50

Welcome to the Triple Trail 50, a remarkable 50-mile ultra marathon that promises an unforgettable journey through the stunning landscapes of Kent.

  • 50 miles trail running
  • Sun 22 Sep
  • £30-£32
Deal, Kent, UK

4 Castles Challenge

The 4 Castles Challenge was a stand-out event in the Kent running calendar, and it's back in 2024.

  • 13.1 miles multi terrain running
  • Sun 6 Oct
  • £25-£35
Sittingbourne, Kent, UK

Sittingbourne Striders 10 Mile

After a storming return in 2023, this event is back for 2024.

  • 10 miles road running
  • Sun 13 Oct
  • £22-£30
Ashford, Kent, UK

Givaudan Ashford 10K

It's back for 2024, Bigger and Better Than Ever!!

  • 10 km road running
  • Sat 19 Oct
  • £98-£120
Dover, Kent, UK

The Governor Backyard Ultra

The World's first and only Backyard Ultra inside a prison

  • 4.17 miles trail running
  • Sun 20 Oct
  • £26-£35
Maidstone, Kent, UK

Maidstone Half Marathon

Back at Mote Park!! It's back in 2024, and once again Sporting Events UK are delighted to be working in partnership with Maidstone Harriers on this event.

  • 13.1 miles road running
  • Sun 10 Nov
  • £21-£30
Chatham, Kent, UK

Chatham Maritime 10K

After a sell out in 2023, with its biggest ever field of runners, this event celebrates its 8th birthday in 2024.

  • 10 km road running
  • Sat 14 Dec
  • £39.95
Dover, Kent, UK

Naughty or Nice Challenge

He's Making a List, He's Checking It Twice...

  • 6 hrs road running
  • Sun 15 Dec
  • £39.95
Dover, Kent, UK

I Believe Challenge

Believe in the Magic of Christmas at Samphire Hoe

  • 6 hrs road running

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