Fundraising for Charity: Sponsored Runs, Races & Challenges

We love it when you take on a physical challenges to raise funds and awareness for charity: with sponsored runs from 5Ks to marathons and all sorts of Spartan races down to Zombie Evacuation, we've got it all. We will help you reach your fundraising goal while you help us build more homes!

If you’re participating in one of our charity challenges and would like to support us, contact us at hello@habitatforhumanity.org.uk and we can provide you with a race shirt for your sponsored run. And don't forget to use our online resources!

Sponsored Runs for Charity: fundraising events and challenges

Edinburgh Half Marathon

Challenge yourself to run 13.1 miles through the city!

  • When: 28 May 2017 (registration deadline 1 May 2017)
  • Where: Edinburgh

Leeds 10k

Ready for a summer time 10k run for charity?

  • When: 9 July 2017 (registration deadline 28 June 2017)
  • Where: Leeds

Bear Grylls Survival Race - Manchester 

Test out your survival skills on the 5k course -- or push yourself on the 10k charity race.

  • When: 9 September 2017 (registration deadline 1 September 2017)
  • Where: Manchester

Zombie Evacuation

Do you have what it takes to defeat the zombies? (Or at least outrun them?)

  • When: 5 November 2017 (registration deadline 25 October 2017)
  • Where: London

Fundraise for charity: runs and races with Habitat for Humanity

You will find here the full list of 2017 challenge events available for Habitat for Humanity GB supporters: charity sponsored runs such as marathons, half-marathons, 10ks as well as parachute jumps, charity fun runs and obstacle races... We have it all! 

Registration deadlines apply, so get in touch soon and avoid disappointment! Find out more about each charity challenge on the Run for Charity website.

Marathons

Event Date Price Fundraising Target
Manchester Marathon 02 April 2017 £40 £400
Milton Keynes Marathon 01 May 2017 £40 £400
Edinburgh Marathon 28 May 2017 £50 £500
South Downs Trail Marathon 17 June 2017 £400 £400
Bristol + Bath Marathon 01 October 2017 £40 £400
Bournemouth Marathon 08 October 2017 £40 £400
Chester Marathon 08 October 2017 £40 £400
Amsterdam Marathon 15 October 2017 £40 £400

 

Half-Marathons

Event Date Price Fundraising target
Hampton Court Half Marathon 19 March 2017 £25 £250
Yeovil Half Marathon 26 March 2017 £25 £250
Yorkshire Half Marathon 09 April 2017 £25 £250
Milton Keynes Half Marathon 01 May 2017 £25 £250
Run Hackney Half Marathon 30 April 2017 £25 £250
Leeds Half Marathon 14 May 2017 £25 £250
Edinburgh Half Marathon 28 May 2017 £25 £250
South Downs Trail Half Marathon 17 June 2017 £25 £250
Scottish Half Marathon 24 September 2017 £25 £250
Bournemouth Half Marathon 08 October 2017 £25 £250
Salisbury Half Marathon 08 October 2017 £25 £250
Amsterdam Half Marathon 15 October 2017 £25 £250
Manchester Half Marathon 15 October 2017 £25 £250
Tatton Park Half Marathon 19 November 2017 £25 £250

 

Triathlons

Event Date Price Fundraising Target
London Triathlon 22 - 23 July 2017 £40 £400

 

10Ks

Event Date Price Fundraising Target
Lincoln 10k 02 April 2017 £15 £100
Nottingham 10K 21 May 2017 £15 £100
Edinburgh 10K 27 May 2017 £15 £100
Burnley 10K 04 June 2017 £15 £100
Glasgow Men's 10K 18 June 2017 £15 £100
Hull 10K 18 June 2017 £15 £100
Leeds 10K 09 July 2017 £15 £100
York 10K 06 August 2017 £15 £100
Scottish 10K 24 September 2017 £15 £100
Bournemouth Supernova 10K 07 October 2017 £15 £100
Tatton Park 10K 19 November 2017 £15 £100

 

5Ks & Charity Fun Runs

Event Date Price Fundraising Target
Supernova Run - London 01 April 2017 £10 £50
Edinburgh 5K 27 May 2017 £10 £50
Bournemouth Supernova 5K 07 October 2017 £20 £75
MK Rocket 5K 20 April 2017 £10 £50
MK Super Hero Run 01 May 2017 £10 £50
London Santa Run 02 December 2017 £10 £50
Santa in the City 03 December 2017 £10 £50
Color Vibe TBC £10 £50
Dog Jog TBC £10 £50

 

Obstacle & Adrenaline Events

Event Date Price Fundraising Target
ROCKSOLID Race - Exeter 25 March 2017 £65 £200
ROCKSOLID Race - Exeter 26 March 2017 £65 £200
Spartan Sprint - London 08 April 2017 £65 £200
Spartan Sprint - Gloucester 21 May 2017 £65 £200
Toughest - London South 17 June 2017 £65 £200
The Gauntelet Games (5K and 10K) - London 24 June 2017 £35 £200
Spartan Beast - Edinburgh 22 July 2017 £65 £200
Spartan Ultra Beast - Edinburgh 22 July 2017 £65 £200
The Gauntelet Games - Cardiff (5K and 10K) 22 July 2017 £35 £200
Spartan Sprint - Edinburgh 23 July 2017 £65 £200
The Gauntelet Games - Brighton (5K and 10K)  29 July 2017 £35 £200
Mudnificent7 12 August 2017 £25 £200
The Gauntelet Games - Manchester 16 September 2017 5K - £34, 10K - £38 £200
Bear Grylls Survival Race - London 29 September 2017 £50.00 £200
Spartan Beast - Windsor 30 September 2017 £40 £150
Bear Gryllls Ultimate Survivor 01 October 2017 £60 £200
Spartan Sprint - Windsor 01 October 2017 £40 £150
ROCKSOLID Race - Milton Keynes 21 October 2017 £50 £100
Zombie Evacuation 05 November 2017 £25 £100
UK Bungee Various £60 £150
UK Parachuting Various From £200.00 £400

Now that you've found the right race for you, go ahead and register your details with us to start fundraising for charity. We'll get you set up and ready to take on the challenge.

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Whether you're going for a fun Zombie run or the full 26 miles marathon run, choose a training plan that will work best for you.  And don't forget to tell your friends and family about your sponsored charity run, and raise money for Habitat for Humanity GB!

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