Running Events

RunThrough Regent’s Park

This popular event, for which we are the charity partner, has now become virtual, as all Royal Parks are closed to mass gatherings at the moment.  Don’t let that put you off!  Sign up to TeamCHECT and raise funds for us – on submission of your proof of run you will still receive a shiny RunThrough medal and goody bag.

  • Distance: 5K or 10K
  • Places available: unlimited
  • Time: 11th July 2020
  • Place: an open space near you…

London Marathon 2020 (closed)

Unfortunately all our places have been taken for the 2020 London Marathon. If you were lucky enough to get drawn in this year’s ballot, then we would love to welcome you onto the CHECT team. We provide all ‘own place’ runners with the same support as CHECT place holders including a free CHECT running top.

  • Distance: 26.2 miles
  • We have: No places remaining
  • Time: Sunday 26th April 2020
  • Place: London
  • Organisers website

Great North Run

We have charity places available for the special 40th Anniversary Great North Run 2021. Or if you have a ballot place we would love to welcome you on to the CHECT team! Everyone who runs for Team CHECT will receive our fundraising pack, a CHECT-branded runner’s vest, ongoing help and support with fundraising and of course the knowledge that you’re raising valuable funds to help babies and young children affected by retinoblastoma and their families.

  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Places available: 5
  • Pledge to raise: £500
  • Time: 12 September 2021
  • Place: Newcastle
  • Organisers Website

Great Birmingham Run

Now established as the second biggest half marathon in the UK, Birmingham comes alive with thousands of runners pounding the streets, encouraged by on-course bands, entertainment and, of course, cheering crowds. Be part of Team CHECT in this fab event.

  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • We have: 4 places
  • Pledge to raise: £300
  • Time: 11 October 2020
  • Place: Birmingham
  • Organisers Website

Other running events

Many of our fantastic supporters take part in running events all over the UK, from 5k to full marathons, in aid of CHECT. Please do get in touch if you’d like to take on a running challenge and we can help you find the right event. Simply fill in the form below, call us on 020 7377 5578 or email diane.emery@chect.org.uk.

Event enquiry form