Running Events

Running Events

We have a number of charity places this year for some brilliant running events. If any from the list below take your fancy, please get in touch by emailing fundraising@mpssociety.org.uk or calling 0345 389 9901. This is a great way to raise vital funds for the MPS Society while undertaking a challenge that is truly rewarding.

 

OUR PLACES FOR 2019

 

Great North Run – Sunday 8th September 2019

Starting in Newcastle upon Tyne the 13.1 mile route takes runners through the city centre towards the River Tyne where thousands of people will cross over the iconic Tyne Bridge, where if you’re lucky, you might get a glimpse of the Red Arrows passing overhead – Places for 2019 are on sale. We ask for a £30 registration fee and £300 minimum sponsorship each runner. Book your place 

 

Royal Parks Half Marathon – Sunday 13th October 2019

Brand new for the MPS Society in 2019, we have places in the Royal Parks Half Marathon! This stunning 13.1 mile route takes in the capital’s world-famous landmarks on closed roads – Buckingham Palace, London Eye, Houses of Parliament and the Royal Albert Hall – and four of London’s eight Royal Parks – Hyde Park, The Green Park, St James’s Park and Kensington Gardens.  Places are very limited for this event. We ask for a £30 registration fee and for every runner to raise at least £350 for the MPS Society.  Book your place.

 

Great South Run – Sunday 20th October 2019

Experience the iconic sights of Southsea and Portsmouth as the fast and flat 10 mile course takes you through the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, home of HMS Victory, past Spinnaker Tower, and finishes on the seafront with beautiful views of the Isle of Wight. Places for 2019 are on sale. We ask for a £30 registration fee and £300 minimum sponsorship from each runner. Book your place

 

OUR PLACES FOR 2020

 

Virgin London Marathon – Sunday 26th April 2020
Take part in this iconic 26.2 mile run through the heart of London and raise vital finds for MPS Society.
To apply for a place in 2020 please register your interest by emailing the team today. Please let us know if you are successful in getting your own place when the ballot results are confirmed in October 2019.

Each runner on #TeamMPS will receive top fundraising and training tips, a snazzy MPS Society running vest as well as great support leading up to and on the day.