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Virtual running challenges

Want some motivation to get your trainers on?

Event details

Date
Ongoing
Location
Your area
Fundraising target
£100.00
Registration fee
£0.00
Registration deadline

Take a look at our virtual running events and join Team Marsden to help us improve the lives of cancer patients at The Royal Marsden and around the world!

The Big Charity Run

What better way to stay fit during isolation and challenge yourself to complete 30 miles, 60 miles, 90 miles or 120 miles distance throughout a month.

Virtual Race Series - 5K or 10K

Virtual Race Series - Half Marathon

While the world might be a little disrupted it’s important to keep active and look after your physical and mental health. 

We know that many of you will want to take on a challenge that is as close to a road race as physically possible, so take on either a 5K, 10K or half marathon distance and get an exclusive medal! 

Virtual Valentine's Day Run - 14th February 2021

Take this 10K challenge on anytime before or on the 14th of February (Valentines Day).

To complete this challenge you must complete a 10K distance, however it can be done in 1 of the following ways. 

  1. In a pair completing 5K each on valentines day (this will give you a special valentines pair time for a 10K)
  2. 10K alone on Valentines Day for the lonely hearts clubbers
  3. 5K alone on two seperate days any time of the year
  4. 5K in a pair on any day or days of the year

Virtual Easter Run - 4th April 2021

The Virtual Marathon Series presents the Virtual Easter Run This is a 5K Virtual run which can be done on or before Easter Day.

Virtual Halloween Run - 31st October 2021 

The Virtual Marathon Series presents the Virtual Halloween Run available to all abilities this spooky virtual is a great deal of fun. 

Complete this 5K challenge on before or on Halloween. Do it in your running gear or a spooky character from your favourite movie scene!

Virtual Santa Dash - 25th December 2021

Take this 5K challenge on anytime between now and the 25th of December. Do it in your running gear alone or dressed as Christmas elves with the family! Earn the official Santa Dash Medal and goodie bag.

 

Sparksy - a runner in the London Marathon

Team benefits

As part of our running team you will receive:

  • a fundraising pack with runners' sweepstake

  • sponsorship forms

  • a t-shirt or running vest

  • dedicated fundraising support and advice

If you're thinking of running for us and want access to qualified trainers as well as the chance to chat with other #TeamMarsden runners, check out our runners Facebook group.

Your information will be used to process your enquiry regarding the event you are interested in.

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