Other races

We've listed some of the runs available in the UK and around the world below. Most of the links go to the race's website. Once you've registered yourself with the organisers you can come back to our site and let us know you've signed up so we can support you too!

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Have you already secured your place in a race?

Click here to let us know all about it so we can support you!

Once you register we can send you your free running vest and any fundraising materials you need. This requires no minimum sponsorship—just raise as much as you can!

UK Marathons

Abingdon Marathon Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Chester Marathon Chester, Cheshire
Dartmoor Vale Marathon Dartmoor, Devon
Eden Project Marathon Eden Project, Cornwall
Farnham Pilgrim Farnham, Surrey
Jersey Marathon Jersey, Channel Islands
Liverpool Marathon Liverpool, Merseyside
Loch Ness Marathon Loch Ness, Scotland
Mablethorpe Marathon Mablethorpe, Lincolnshire
New Forest Marathon New Forest National Park
Yorkshireman Marathon Hebdon Bridge, West Yorkshire
Windsor Marathon Windsor, Berkshire

UK Half Marathons

Cardiff Half Marathon Cardiff, Wales
Glasgow Half Marathon Glasgow, Scotland
St Albans Half Marathon St Albans, Hertfordshire
Hampton Court Half Marathon Hampton Court, Middlesex

World City Marathons

Amsterdam Marathon
Athens Marathon
Chicago Marathon
Dublin Marathon
Honolulu Marathon
New York City Marathon
Venice Marathon

Great Run Series

Great Birmingham Run
Great Edinburgh Run
Great Ireland Run
Great Manchester Run
Great North 10k
Great South Run
Great Winter Run
Great Yorkshire Run

Ultra Marathons

The ultimate challenge!

Ultra Marathon's are running events of more than 26 miles. They often mean running distances of 50k/100k.

Watch this space for information on Ultra marathons.

Runner's World race calendar

Runner's World is the UK's largest running magazine. The website brings UK runners together to chat, find events, find advice and more.

Click here to use Runner's World race calendar to find 10k and 5k races in the UK

How Tommy's will support you

Whether you run with your own place, or a Tommy's guaranteed place, you'll get first class care! 

  • Fundraising support, materials, ideas and tips
  • Dedicated contact at Tommy's, who will give you one to one support all the way
  • Top quality breathable running vest
  • E-newsletters
  • Cheering sticks to give your supporters for race day.

'I have become increasingly aware of how brilliant Tommy's is and the truly special work you guys do. You are real heroes. Thanks so much for giving me this amazing opportunity and supporting us all the way.' 

Dr Ruth Bryne

 

'Thank you so much for the support, it has been an amazing experience. I have run for various other charities and none of them have offered the support that Tommy's have. Thank you so much' 

Mark Richardson

 

For more information contact Devina on [email protected] or call +44 (0) 207 398 3453

Fundraising hints and tips

Your friends and family will probably sponsor you once you've set up your fundraising page, but to raise the maximum amount of money for our life-saving work, you could also think about organising a pub quiz, having a raffle or asking a local school to run a non-uniform day...

  • A range of social media icons

    Using social media

    Social media can help you build a real buzz around your event. These channels work best when you make them personal. Be yourself and talk to your friends and followers as you would in person.

  • A woman standing on top of a snowy mountain holding a Tommy's banner

    Publicising your fundraising event

    Get extra support for your event and help raise awareness of Tommy's' research and information programmes...easy!!!

  • pound symbols

    Sending the money in

    Find out more about how to get your valuable donations to the team at Tommy's.

  • Cakes and other sweet treats being sold for charity

    Fundraising ideas

    There are loads of ways that you can raise money for Tommy's research. Here are just a few to inspire you!

  • Group of smiling people holding a Tommy's banner

    Our top fundraising tips

    Tommy's top fundraising tips

  • Group of supporters holding a Tommy's cake

    Fundraising FAQs

    There are a few simple guidelines to take into consideration when organising events for charity. If you’re in any doubt please contact us for advice.

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