Charity runs

Whether it's a 5k, 10k, half-marathon or marathon, every step you take in support of the NSPCC will make a big difference.

Run for every childhood

Join #TeamNSPCC today and know that every mile you run and every penny you raise will mean that when a child needs us, we're there. Together we can rebuild children's lives and prevent abuse from ruining any more. 

We're going to be with you every step of the way. You'll receive top-class advice and support on everything from fitness to fundraising. What are you waiting for?

Upcoming runs

The Big Half 2018

Get one of our guaranteed charity places in this brand new half marathon.
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London Landmarks Half Marathon 2018

Get one of our guaranteed charity places in this brand new half marathon.
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Wye Valley Challenge

Walk, jog or run above meandering rivers, past ancient cathedrals, and reach natural viewpoints such as the Devil’s Pulpit.
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Cotswold Way Challenge

Walk, trek or run through the magical Cotswolds Way and raise money to keep children safe.
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Cardiff Half Marathon

NSPCC is the proud official partner of the Cardiff Half marathon 2018. Join the UK's second largest half marathon and take in some of the most iconic sights around the Welsh Capital.
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Thames Path Challenge 2018

Walk, jog or run along the Thames Path on this endurance charity challenge.
Thames Path Challenge - register now!

Newport Wales Marathon & 10k

The Newport Wales Marathon & 10k is one of the UK's flattest race routes taking in medieval villages and Newport's recently regenerated city centre.
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Marathon des Sables 2018

Abuse changes childhoods. But so can we. Join our Marathon des Sables team and help us fight for every childhood.
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South Coast Challenge 2018

Walk, jog or run along the stunning Sussex coast on this endurance charity challenge to raise money for the NSPCC.
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Jurassic Coast Challenge

Jurassic Coast Challenge 2018
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London 2 Brighton Challenge 2018

Walk, jog or run from London to Brighton on this endurance charity challenge.
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Brighton Marathon

Join Team NSPCC for one of the UK’s most popular marathons, which runs along Brighton’s seafront.
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Isle of Wight Challenge 2018

Choose your distance and walk, jog or run around the coastal paths of the Isle of Wight.
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Brighton 10k 2018

Be one of the first to kick-off the Brighton 10k, take in the sea views and breathe in the fresh air along the beautiful route.
Brighton 10k: Get a place

Tough Mudder 2018

Test your mental and physical fitness and join Team NSPCC on the infamous Tough Mudder obstacle course.
Tough Mudder: get a charity spot

Virgin Money London Marathon 2018

Run in the world-famous race, the Virgin Money London Marathon 2018, for us and help fight for every childhood.
Make every mile count

Great Manchester Run 2018

For either the 10k or new half marathon, get one of our charity places in the Great Manchester Run.
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Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2018

Join the NSPCC team in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival. Choose your distance; full marathon or half marathon, have fun and raise money for children.
Edinburgh Marathon: get a charity spot

Great North Run 2018

Already got a place? Join our team for this iconic half marathon.
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Richmond Running Festival 2018

Register your interest to take part in the 2018 Richmond Running Festival.
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Berlin Marathon 2018

Take in the sights of Berlin as you make your way through this famous Capital City. Running with Team NSPCC - it'll be a race you'll never forget.
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Great South Run

Get one of our guaranteed charity places in the popular Great South Run.
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Great Birmingham Run

Get one of our guaranteed charity places in the 2018 Great Birmingham Run.
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Bournemouth Marathon Festival

Join our team and take part in the Bournemouth Marathon Festival.
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Birmingham International Marathon 2018

Take on the Birmingham International Marathon and change the lives of children across the UK.
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Running training zone

Visit our running training zone for expert advice from our training partners Full Potential.

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Fundraising support

We'll provide you with everything you need to smash your fundraising target.

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Can't find an event?

If you're not sure what you'd like to do for us, then have a look at all of the events we have on offer.

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The children you're helping

Kayleigh's story

A helpline practitioner shares how an 8-year-old girl was saved by the actions of one mum. 
Read Kayleigh's story

Robbie's story

Robbie talks about how the NSPCC helped him to deal with his anger that arose from the abuse he suffered.
Read Robbie's story

Leslie's story

Leslie's daughters Abigail and Kathryn were groomed by a man who lied to them about his age and sent them explicit messages.
Read Leslie's story