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Physical activity, such as running, greatly affects our mental well-being. It can help to increase our self-esteem, reduce stress and anxiety, help prevent the development of mental health problems, and improve the quality of life for people experiencing poor mental health.
No matter where you are on your running journey, you can find an event that suits you. Below is a list of our featured events across the UK.
Can't find what you're looking for? Here's a full list of runs across the country.
We have different events across the UK at different times of the year. View our running events below, sorted by country.
TCS London Marathon
Whether you’re a beginner or have years of marathon-running experience, we’d love for you to apply and show why you want to run for us to support good mental health for all!
Supernova London 5k 2023
Expect to be swept away on a distinctively magical experience at this 5k run at dusk as the London Supernova 5k returns to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
The inflatable 5km is back for 2023 and has just gotten even BIGGER, Bouncier and Better.
Run Alton Towers
Come and join us for the return of the Run Alton Towers 5km, 10km or Half Marathon at the UK’s largest theme park.
Threshold Trail Series
The Threshold Trail series combines two of the best-loved Ultra Marathon events in the UK. Whether you decide to run or walk, each event offers a unique challenge.
London Landmarks Half Marathon 2024
Join us on 7 April 2024 for this popular and unique half marathon! From cultural landmarks and heritage to the city's quirky and hidden secrets, you'll get to explore the capital on a route like no other.
Great North Run 2024
The atmosphere is incredible: thousands of supporters line the 13.1 mile course, starting in Newcastle and finishing by the coast in South Shields. The iconic red arrows fly across the Tyne Bridge and over the finishing area.
Hackney Half Marathon 2024
Secure your place in this fun half marathon, for just £10 and join a festival-like experience with live entertainment and DJs along the route!
Women’s 10k Edinburgh 2024
Far more than just a 10k – the Women’s 10k is a proactive, challenging way to engage women in physical activity and promote health and well-being all year round. The race takes place on 22 September 2024.
Men's 10k Edinburgh 2024
This is your time to set your next challenge and be part of something special at a Men's 10k - a stunning timed 10k through the heart of Scotland's beautiful capital city, on 22 September 2024.
Supernova Kelpies Run 2024
This fantastic 5k route is a great opportunity to explore the home of two 30-metre-high horses! The Kelpies are mythical creatures who love to play at dusk, weighing over 300 tonnes. Come and immerse yourself in a light journey with them, 17-18 March 2024.
Kiltwalk Glasgow 2024
The Kiltwalk is Scotland's favourite mass participation walking event with four amazing locations! Join the big hearted Kiltwalk community in Glasgow on 28th April 2024 and take on the Mighty Stride, Big Stroll or Wee Wander!
Belfast City Marathon 2024
The Mash Direct Belfast City Marathon is one of the leading marathons in the UK and Ireland - the Belfast event is renowned for the incredible local support and crowds cheering you on! The race takes place on 5 May 2024.
Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2024
Established in 2003, the Edinburgh Marathon Festival is a major event in the Scottish sporting calendar. Offering stunning views and an unforgettable running experience, the Edinburgh Marathon Festival features 9 different race distances over two days, 25-26 May 2024.
Kiltwalk Aberdeen 2024
The Kiltwalk is Scotland's favourite mass participation walking event with four amazing locations! Join the big hearted Kiltwalk community in Aberdeen on 2 June 2024 and take on the Mighty Stride or Wee Wander!
Women's 10k Glasgow 2024
The Women's 10k is back on 16 June 2024 with a beautiful route through the heart of Glasgow City - far more than just a 10K, the Women's 10K is a proactive, challenging way to engage women in physical health and to promote health and wellbeing all year round.
Men's 10k Glasgow 2024
The Men's 10k is a series of timed 10k runs that provides a proactive and challenging way to engage men in healthy physical activity and to promote health and wellbeing all year round. The event takes place on 16 June 2024.
Scottish Half Marathon and 10k 2024
Sunday 18th August 2024 is the new date for your diary! The Scottish Half Marathon and 10k is the ultimate running experience combining fast, flat routes with a stunning view of East Lothian's Golf Coast - come and be a part of it!
Kiltwalk Dundee 2024
The Kiltwalk is Scotland's favourite mass participation walking event with four amazing locations! Join the big hearted Kiltwalk community in Aberdeen on 11 August 2024 (Save the Date) and take on the Mighty Stride or Wee Wander!
Kiltwalk Edinburgh 2024
The Kiltwalk is Scotland's favourite mass participation walking event with four amazing locations! Join the big hearted Kiltwalk community in Edinburgh on 15 September 2024 (Save the Date) and take on the Mighty Stride, Big Stroll or Wee Wander!
Belfast City Half Marathon 2024
The Moy Park Belfast City Half Marathon is the largest Half Marathon in Northern Ireland. The race takes place on 22nd September 2024, starting on the Ormeau Embankment and takes in the South, East, North and West of Belfast, including a new section in the East of the city.
Great Scottish Run 2024 (tbc)
The AJ Bell Great Scottish Run is an incredible weekend of running that includes the Half Marathon and 10k on the Sunday and the Junior & Mini event on the Saturday. The events feature an iconic start line at George Square and takes in many well known sights of Glasgow.
2024 event dates to be announced....
Cardiff Half Marathon 2024
Each year, thousands of spectators come and cheer on the runners and the city is renowned for its sporting passion. This 2024 race takes place on 6th October 2024. Cardiff is a lively city offering unique attractions, world-class sports stadiums, vibrant entertainment, waterside eateries and seemingly endless parks.
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