Run for charity: Local challenge events

Looking for a challenge in your local area? We've partnered with Run for Charity to bring you all the best events in your vicinity. From 5ks to marathons, simply choose your region and find the event that's right for you.

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Great Manchester Run

26 September, 2021

Join the city in celebrating the greatness of Manchester and challenging yourself to a 10k or half marathon run! The Great Manchester 10k is the biggest of its kind in Europe, and along with the recently added half marathon, gives participants a chance to take in some of the best sights of the city. Those who aren’t running line the streets to celebrate with you and show their support!

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Hadrian’s Wall Walk 2021

18 September, 2021

On 18 September 2021, you'll experience stunning views of Crag Lough, pass Housesteads Roman Fort, Vindolanda Roman Fort and visit the most famous tree in the country at Sycamore Gap! The circular 12.5 miles route begins and ends at Cawfields Quarry. You'll follow Hadrian’s Wall as far as Housesteads Fort, then divert away from the Wall and return via Vindolanda Fort.

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London Landmarks Half Marathon

01 August, 2021

London Landmarks Half Marathon lets you enjoy a brand new way to see London and this year the route will commemorate the key workers, lockdown life and acts of kindness which were the landmarks of 2020. Join Team Centrepoint today and help give homeless young people a brighter future.

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Royal Parks Half Marathon

10 October, 2021

Join Team Centrepoint for this beautiful half marathon, passing some of London's iconic landmarks and through four of the Royal Parks.

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The Great North Run

12 September, 2021

Starting in central Newcastle, you'll be able to soak up the incredible atmosphere along the route, including a display from the Red Arrows, before finishing in the coastal town of South Shields.

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Virgin Money London Marathon

03 October, 2021

The Virgin Money London Marathon is the world’s greatest marathon. Run along London's closed roads with an impossible to beat atmosphere.

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Virtual London Marathon

03 October, 2021

Set to be the biggest marathon ever staged anywhere in the world, join us to run the Virgin Money London Marathon virtually in your own time and on a course of your choice. Your on-the-day app will provide special features to bring the virtual experience to life.

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