HEINEKEN Race to the Tower 2018


The Cotswolds

Run or walk to the Tower through the heart of the Cotswolds

Join the NSPCC in our fight for every childhood by taking part in the HEINEKEN Race to the Tower, a double distance marathon through the heart of the Cotswolds.

Walk or run through quaint traditional villages and medieval burial grounds, finishing at the magnificent Broadway Tower, home to one of the best views in the country.

Choose your challenge

Double marathon non-stop

Think you can complete the marathon in a single day? Then try out the double marathon non-stop from Whiteshill to Broadway Tower.  

Registration is just £39 and we ask that you raise a minimum of £425 to support our work. 

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Two day weekender

Fancy completing the challenge across two days? Then the weekender option is perfect for you. And there's camping options available. 

Registration is just £59 and we ask that you raise a minimum of £425 to support our work. 

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Challenge highlights

Take part in HEINEKEN Race to the Tower for #TeamNSPCC and you can enjoy:

    • fundraising support and materials to help you smash your fundraising target
    • fully signposted route, with regular rest stops
    • hot meals, showers, drinks and sports nutrition
    • bag transport to the finish
    • free personal event photos uploaded on Facebook
    • medical support at pit stops and en route
    • camping options available
    • free NSPCC trekking top
    • finishers medal
    • free training advice and personalized training plans from our training partner, Full Potential.

Running training zone

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

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Challenge training zone

Visit our 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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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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Terms and conditions

Please note that this event/activity hasn't been organised by and isn't controlled by the NSPCC and is therefore not covered by the NSPCC's insurance programme. To the extent permitted by law, the NSPCC shall not be liable for any loss or injury arising out of the event or its organisation. Please speak to the company organising the event or activity that you're participating in if you would like further information in this respect.