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Our year-round programme of running has something to suit everyone and includes some of the world’s biggest runs. You can choose to run a full marathon, like the prestigious London Marathon or a half-marathon, like the Great North Run.

As a Red Cross runner, you'll be in good hands. We'll ensure you get expert training advice with your training, and support you from start to finish.

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Virgin Money London Marathon 2018

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Runner holds medal in front of the Arc de Triomphe at the Paris Marathon in 2013

Paris Marathon


08 Apr 2018

Take on the ultimate challenge and run the Paris Marathon with Team Red Cross.

A British Red Cross runner holds up her race completion medal

Paris Half Marathon


04 Mar 2018

Join Team Red Cross in the Paris Half Marathon and take on this half marathon around one of Europe’s most iconic cities.

Bath half marathon runner

The Big Half


04 Mar 2018

Join Team Red Cross in this brand new Half Marathon from the organisers’ of the London Marathon.

Running stands by a congratulations sign after completing the Virgin London Marathon

Brighton Marathon


15 Apr 2018

Join Team Red Cross in the Brighton Marathon and take on this marathon around one of Europe’s favourite routes.

Gilbert Ozuzu competing in the Great North Run

Great North Run


10 Sep 2017

Save and change lives by running with us in the world's biggest half-marathon next September in Newcastle.

A woman celebrates whilst running

Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon


08 Oct 2017

The Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon is one of the UK’s most popular half marathons. A beautiful autumnal race right through the centre of London and its stunning Royal Parks.

Runner to BRC tent

Great Scottish Run


30 Sep 2017

Be part of Scotland’s biggest running event – run the half marathon or 10K challenge, Glasgow.

Ruth says thanks with a marathon challenge

Ruth Chambers was so moved by our support for both her parents that she donned a pair of lycra shorts to run her first (and last) fundraising marathon.


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