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  • RAF Benevolent Fund runners
    Run for All series

    Throughout the year
    Various locations in the UK

    Fancy a 10K in King's Lynn or Sheffield? Or a half marathon in Leeds, and more? Or a chance for your family to take part in a fun run together? Try one of these popular regional running events.

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    100 Miles for 100 Years Virtual Challenge

    23 April - 31 December 2019
    UK wide

    In the RAF Benevolent Fund’s centenary year, take on a challenge to cover 100 miles for 100 years.

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    Cambridge half marathon

    8 March 2020
    Cambridge

    Join the RAF Benevolent Fund team for a half marathon in the beautiful and historic city of Cambridge. Starting and finishing at Midsummer Common, 10,000 runners are expected to take on this ever popular 13.1 mile race.

  • Take part in the Vitality Bath Half Marathon
    Bath Half Marathon


    Bath

    The Bath Half is one of the longest established and most popular city centre road events in the UK.

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    Virgin Money London Marathon

    26 April 2020
    London

    The Virgin Money London Marathon is top of most people's running bucket lists! The iconic race starts in Blackheath and takes you passed such famous London landmarks as Cutty Sark, Tower of London and Houses of Parliament before finishing in front of Buckingham Palace.

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    Edinburgh Marathon Festival

    23-24 May 2020
    Edinburgh

    From a team relay to a full marathon, the Edinburgh Marathon Festival's a great choice for all running abilities over this long weekend in Scotland's capital.

  • Take part in the Vitality British 10k London Run
    ASICS London 10K

    5 July 2020
    London

    Another classic capital run, with the special bonus of starting by the Bomber Command Memorial near Piccadilly. You'll run by many of the capital's well-known landmarks, from Eros and Trafalgar Square to Big Ben and Westminster Abbey.

  • Great North Run
    Great North Run

    13 September 2020
    Newcastle

    The world's greatest half marathon takes you from Newcastle to South Shields. Don't just take it from us – 20 Olympic Gold medallists have taken part in this awesome run so that's got to be the best recommendation!

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    Oxford Half Marathon

    11 October 2020
    Oxford

    Join the RAF Benevolent Fund team for a fast and flat half marathon in the historic city of Oxford.

  • Great South Run
    Great South Run

    18 October 2020
    Portsmouth

    This run, on a course steeped in history, is a very special one to be part of. Run past iconic sites including Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, Spinnaker Tower and HMS Victory.

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