Running Events

Here’s a list of running events we have places for. If you have your own place in a run that isn’t listed, we can still help you fundraise and have fun – call us on 020 8036 5440 or email events@dementiauk.org.

Virgin Money London Marathon 2019

Take part in the London Marathon 2019 and #doitfordementianurses

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Cardiff Half Marathon

Cardiff Half Marathon

October 2019
Registration fee: £25
Fundraising target: £200

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Brighton 10K

Brighton Marathon

Date: 14th April 2019
Registration fee: £50
Fundraising target: £500

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SimplyHealth Great Manchester Run

Date: 19th May 2019
10k – Registration fee: £25; Fundraising target: £150
Half Marathon – Registration fee: £30; Fundraising target: £300

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Royal Parks Half Marathon

Date: 13th October 2019
Registration fee: £35
Fundraising target: £375

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Brighton 10k

14th April 2019
Registration fee: £15
Fundraising target: £150

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SimplyHealth Great North Run

Date: September 2019
Registration fee: £40
Fundraising target: £350

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Yorkshire Marathon

20th October 2019
Registration fee: £25
Fundraising target: £400

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London Marathon

Date: 28th April 2019
Registration fee: £50
Fundraising target: £2,500

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Event not listed here?

Do you have a place in a challenge not listed on our website? No problem! We would love to have you as part of #TeamDementiaUK

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Why I’m Running for Dementia UK

While having a drink with family after my Grandma’s funeral in October of last year, an advert popped up on my Facebook page inviting me to run the Brighton Marathon in 2018 for Dementia UK. It felt a little bit like fate as my Grandma had lived with dementia for many years prior to her death. I thought that it would be a great way to honour her life and raise money to support others living with this condition.

As The Marathon approaches, I am getting very nervous but I know that nothing will stop me crossing that finish line. The help and support that Dementia UK has provided has been amazing. It  included a marathon training day in January which literally changed the way I thought about running – I have  since knocked minutes off all my personal bests