Running events

Whether you're a first time runner or a seasoned pro, find the right running event for you.

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  • 2024 TCS London Marathon

    Be part of the iconic London Marathon with a Barnardo's charity place. Raise money for children and young people while running through the capital.

    Running
    21 April 2024
    Entry fee: £100 . Minimum sponsorship: £2,200
    London
  • Hackney Half Marathon

    Run through 13.1 miles of East London with vibrant street art, music and entertainment following you each step of the way

    Running
    19 May 2024
    Entry fee: £30 . Minimum sponsorship: £300
    London
  • 2024 Edinburgh Marathon

    Support children and young people by running the Edinburgh Marathon with Barnardo's, all while taking in the city's landmarks and picturesque views

    Running
    26 May 2024
    Entry fee: £20 . Minimum sponsorship: £500
    Scotland
  • ASICS London 10K

    Run for Barnardo's and experience the sites of London, all whilst support children and young people!

    Running
    14 July 2024
    Entry fee: £15 . Minimum sponsorship: £250
    London
  • AJ Bell Great North Run Half Marathon 2024 | Barnardo's

    Run the iconic Great North Run with a Barnardo's charity place or your own ballot entry. Join Team Barnardo's and support children across the UK.

    Running
    8 September 2024
    Entry fee: £15 . Minimum sponsorship: £350
    East
  • Cardiff Half Marathon 2024

    This iconic, beautiful and predominantly flat course takes runners on an unforgettable tour of Wales’ capital city, past historic landmarks and stunning scenery.

    Running
    6 October 2024
    Entry fee: £10 . Minimum sponsorship: £225
    Wales
  • 2025 TCS London Marathon

    Run with us to make a change for young people all over the UK. Weave through the capitals historic landmarks, all while raising money to change childhoods and change lives. 

    Running
    Multiple dates between 1 April to 30 April 2025
    Entry fee: £100 . Minimum sponsorship: £2,300
    London
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    Find the pace of event that suits you. Explore other kinds of events you can participate in, from virtual walks to inflatable 5Ks.

  • Woman stands on top of a mountain in the lake district after climbing to raise money for Barnardo's

    Want to organise your own fundraising challenge?

    If you already have an idea of how you want to raise money for us, get in touch so that we can help you arrange it and offer our support through out your journey.

  • Woman hugs her daughter after running for Barnardo's

    Support with fundraising

    We are here to get you across that finish line. Find out more about how to access materials, guidance or moral support.