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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Yorkshire Marathon 2019

Perfect route for a personal best

The Yorkshire Marathon is a sell-out every year and it’s easy to see why. The course takes in historic parts of York including York Minster, the City walls and the medieval gates as well as the flat surrounding countryside - perfect for a PB.

York is also a cracking weekend destination with plenty on offer including ghost tours, the Jorvik Viking Centre, The Shambles (aka Diagon Alley) plus the National Railway Museum and even a chocolate musuem!

So stop yer faffin' and get thissen signed up.

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New York, New York!

Be a part of it - run a marathon in the Big Apple

Set against the world-famous Manhattan skyline, the New York City Marathon hosts 52,000+ runners, making it the largest marathon in the world.

Over 2 million spectators contribute to an electric atmosphere, carrying you to the finish in beautiful Central Park.

This is your perfect opportunity to complete one of the six World Marathon Major's...

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Meningitis Research Foundation

Conquer classic Lakeland climbs

12, 75 and 100-mile routes

Stunning Lake District scenery and challenging climbs feature in this non-competitive sportive.

  • Discover incredible scenery
  • Explore the beauty of Ullswater, Ambleside & Thirlmere
  • Conquer Kirkstone Pass, Chestnut Hill and The Struggle
  • Fully supported ride with a hot meal at the finish
Ride for the Roy Castle team and receive a cycling jersey and a post-ride celebration. FREE entry to any distance, just fundraise £150.
Free entry
Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation

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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