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Run for charity with Action Medical Research

Whether you’re looking for your first challenge or you’re a seasoned runner we’ve got an event for you.

We have places in the world’s greatest and best known events and races including the Virgin Money London Marathon, the London Landmarks Half Marathon and the Vitality Big Half. But that’s not all, we have places in runs across the country from 5ks and fun runs to Marathons abroad and all distances in between!

Make your miles count and join Team Action for your next running challenge.

Marathons

Ready to take on a 26.2 mile challenge?
Have a look at all of our marathon challenges, we’ve got places in London, Paris, Manchester and many more.

Paris Marathon

14 April 2019
The Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris is now one of the biggest marathons in the world and perfectly combines a personal challenge with the chance to discover one of the world's greatest cities.

Bournemouth Marathon

6 October 2019
Be part of the Action Team for one of the most stunning seaside marathons around. The Bournemouth Marathon is ’running as it should be.’ Beautiful coastal views, a chance to run the Boscombe and Bournemouth piers and a spectacular finish.

Half Marathons

We have places in some of the best half marathons in the country, including the London Landmarks Half Marathon and Vitality Big Half.

Other Distances

Obstacle and Mud Runs

Mudnificent 7

17 August 2019
A 7km OCR designed by 7 of the top Obstacle races in the UK, using their most exciting and challenge obstacles to test your strength and stamina through 1km zones.

Mud Monster

9 June 2019
Prepare to get muddy when you run through the beautiful Sussex countryside, combining fields, woods, puddles, swamps and streams with lots of challenges and obstacles!

Don't see what you're looking for?

Got a different type of run in mind? You can still be a part of Team Action! Get in touch with the events team and we'll discuss your plans and make them a reality. 

Contact the events team on: events@action.org.uk

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