A woman takes part in a fundraising running event for Christian Aid

Run for Christian Aid

Looking for your next running challenge? Find the distance that’s right for you and run for Christian Aid, making every step count.

Sunday, 24 February 2019 – 9.00am

The Vitality Brighton Half Marathon is a a beautiful seafront course with amazing crowd support!

Preston Park Preston Road Brighton BN1 6SD United Kingdom

Sunday, 10 March 2019 – 9.00am

The Vitality Big Half is a world-class half marathon run (13.1 miles) on closed roads around London.

Vitality Big Half Marathon Tower Bridge London SE1 2UP United Kingdom

Sunday, 17 March 2019 – 9.45am

The Milton Keynes Festival of Running consists of a family-friendly or super-swift 5k event, a classic 10k distance race, the ever popular half mar

Xscape MK 602 Marlborough Gate Milton Keynes MK9 3XS United Kingdom

Sunday, 17 March 2019 – 10.00am

This run will take you through Green Park on a loop before crossing the A33 on to Bennet Road.

Madejski Stadium Junction 11 M4 Reading RG2 0FL United Kingdom

Sunday, 19 May 2019 – 9.00am

Take in the views of Manchester United’s Old Trafford stadium, the award-winning Imperial War Museum and The Lowry.

Saturday, 25 May 2019 – 10.00am

Join team Christian Aid and take part in what's been voted 'the UK's fastest marathon'!

Edinburgh Marathon Festival London Road and Regent Road Edinburgh EH7 5AP United Kingdom

Looking for another run?

If you can’t find the run for you, don’t worry! You can still run and raise money for Christian Aid. Just follow these simple steps:

  1. Choose any run you would like to take part in
  2. Contact the event organiser to secure your place
  3. When you've secured your place with the event organiser, let us know and we'll support you all the way.

Need some inspiration?

If you haven't got a running event in mind, we've listed some of our most popular running events throughout the UK below:

For more information on running for Christian Aid, get in touch with our fundraising events team by email or by phone on 01925 582826.

Each member of our fantastic team will receive:

  • A runner sponsorship pack containing all your fundraising, awareness and training advice
  • Personalised support from the Events Fundraising Team including telephone calls and regular e-newsletters
  • A Christian Aid running vest
  • Personal training and fitness advice from experts
  • Plenty of encouragement, enthusiasm and smiles throughout your challenge.

To help boost your sponsorship, don’t forget to send out our template press releases before and after your run.


Don't forget to read the small print...

Read the Christian Aid challenge event terms and conditions