Events calendar 2019

5,000+ runs, rides, walks, swims, triathlons and other events

The UK's most comprehensive listings of active, outdoor events with thousands of runs, bike rides, walks, swims, triathlons & other events plus hundreds of charity places in major events. Find an event near you or browse around for inspiration.

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Featured events

Grate48 - ascend the 'Cheesegrater'!

Stair climb up one of the UK’s tallest buildings - 7 Nov

Ascend 48 floors up the fourth-tallest building in the UK, the Leadenhall Building, to achieve phenomenal views across London plus a glass of fizz at the top!

  • 1 climb = over 1200 steps
  • 2 climbs = 1/4 vertical mile
  • 4 climbs = 1/2 vertical mile
  • 8 climbs = 1 vertical mile

Climb high for Rainbow Trust, who support families with a seriously ill child.

Run for Rainbow Trust
Rainbow Trust

Yorkshire Marathon early bird entries

Nah then, ‘ere’s a reight cracking run for ye in God's Own County.

Cracking scenery, historic sites and a warm Yorkshire welcome - plus a flatter & faster marathon course than London, Paris, Chicago and Berlin.

One thing's for sure, these discounted tickets for next year's Yorkshire Marathon are gonna sell like hot cakes. Look sharp and grab thi sen a bargain before they're all gone - it's sold out for the last 6 years!

Enter Yorkshire Marathon
Yorkshire Marathon 2020

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Running events

3,500+ runs for every type of runner

Runs for everyone from beginner to seasoned vet covering every distance from family fun runs to marathons and multi-day ultras - plus charity places in iconic runs like Great North Run and the London and New York marathons. Use the links below to find your next run.

Popular runs

Cycling events

On and off-road rides for cyclists of all ages and abilities

Cycling is booming with rides ranging from short, local events to sportives covering hundreds of miles attracting people of all ages from novices to hardened riders. Find your next big ride or get a charity place in a classic sportive like RideLondon.

Popular bike rides

Triathlon events

1000+ swim, bike, run events

Triathlons (swim-bike-run), duathlons (run-bike-run) and aquathlons (swim-run) are a great way to mix training up a bit - you'll never regret trying a tri! We've got events from beginner level starting with a short pool swim right up to Ironman and beyond - plus loads of duathlons and other swim, bike, run combinations.

Popular triathlons

Swimming events

Open water, pool and charity swims

With venues as varied as indoor pools, outdoor pools and lidos, lakes, rivers and the sea, swimming really does have something for everyone. So whether you're dipping a toe in for the first time or you're a seasoned swimmer wanting to push your limit, find your next swim here.

Popular swims

Walking events

Sponsored walks, rambles and hill walks plus festivals

The beauty of walking is you can do it anywhere - and our events take you from the streets of London to the summit of Ben Nevis and beyond. So whether you’re a sponsored walker, rambler or hill walker - or even if you're a walking festival goer - you'll find your next event here.

Popular walks