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ABP Newport Wales Marathon & 10k

Newport Wales

Join team NSPCC for Wales' new National Marathon

Abuse changes childhoods. But so can we. Join the ABP Newport Wales Marathon or 10k and support our fight for every childhood.

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

70% of 2018 participants achieved a personal best!

Every penny you raise will help to make the future brighter for children.

Already have a marathon place?

If you've already got your place, we'd love to welcome you to our team.

There’s no minimum fundraising target, just have fun and raise as much as you can, and we will support you all the way across the finish line.

Join our marathon team

Already have a place in the 10k race?

If you've already got your 10k place, we'd love to welcome you to our team.

There’s no minimum fundraising target, just have fun and raise as much as you can, and we will support you all the way across the finish line.

Join our 10k team

Run the marathon for charity

If you were unlucky in the ballot, join our team with one of our guaranteed charity marathon places.

Registration is £20 and we ask for all our runners to raise £300.

Sign up for an NSPCC place

Take part in the 10k for charity

If you were unlucky in the ballot, join our team with one of our guaranteed charity places in the 10k race.

Registration is £10 and we ask for all our runners to raise £150.

Sign up for an NSPCC place

How we'll support you

  • personalised training plan for each NSPCC runner based on your experience, fitness and goals
  • NSPCC training day with a team of expert coaches
  • a Facebook community to share training tips and experiences with all your teammates
  • knowing you're part of a 250+ team on race day all running to help us in our fight for every childhood
  • the support of cheer points around the course on race day to cheer you to the finish
  • family focused post race reception with food and refreshments.

Running training zone

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

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Fundraising support

Whether you're feeling inspired or in need of some ideas, our free fundraising packs are full of hints and tips, advice and materials to get you started.

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Get in touch

If you'd like to know more about this event or have any questions, please contact our running events team. 

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How you’ll make a difference

Abuse changes childhoods, but so can we. By taking part in a fundraising event, your donation will make sure that when a child needs a helping hand, we’re there.

We help children across the UK to rebuild their lives and we’re finding ways to prevent abuse from ruining any more.

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