5k Run For Charity

 If you are just starting your charity running career and a 5k race is for you, here is a great list of events for you to check out and potentially take part in. Everything from the RIverness 5k, The Bupa Great Edinburgh 5k run and a host of 5k's put on by the Big Fun Run team which appear as charity 5k runs all over the UK.


Make sure you enter these 5k runs for charity as early as possible and try to enter on your own place, by doing this your chosen charity will benefit from a free place in the event and you will have plenty of time to fundraise for them.

Event Name Type of Run Distance Month Date Country County
Royal Parks Winter Series Fun Run 10k January 18th England London
Brighton Chicken Run Fun Run 5k March 29th England East Sussex
Miles for missing people Fun Run 10k May 2nd England London
Edinburgh Running Festival Fun Run 5k May 30th Scotland Lothian
Great Midlands Fun Run Fun Run 8.5miles May 31st England Great Midlands
Big Fun Run Derby Fun Run 5k July 19th England Derbyshire
Big Fun Run Brighton Fun Run 5k July 25th England East Sussex
Big Fun Run Southampton Fun Run 5k July 26th England Hampshire
Big Fun Run Newcastle Fun Run 5k July 12th England Northumberland
Bug Fun Run Maidstone Fun Run 5k August 8th England Kent
Big Fun Run Liverpool Fun Run 5k August 15th England Lancashire
Big Fun Run Sheffield Fun Run 5k August 16th England Yorkshire
Big Fun Run Leeds Fun Run 5k August 22nd England Yorkshire
Big Fun Run Manchester Fun Run 5k August 23rd England Manchester
Bupa Great North 5k Fun Run 5k September 12th England County Durham
Baxters Festival of Running Fun Run 5k September 27th Scotland Inverness
Riverness 5k Fun Run 5k September 27th Scotland Inverness
Big Fun Run Glasgow Fun Run 5k October 10th Scotland Lanarkshire
Big Fun Run Birmingham Fun Run 5k October 12th England West Midlands
Big Fun Run Coventry Fun Run 5k October 13th England Warwickshire
Big Fun Run Milton Keynes Fun Run 5k October 18th England Buckinghamshire
Big Fun Run London Crystal Palace Fun Run 5k October 31st England London
Parkinson's UK Spooky Sprint Fun Run 5k October 17th England Kent
Parkinson's UK Spooky Sprint Fun Run 10k October 17th England Kent
Big Fun Run Edinburgh Fun Run 5k Ocotober 11th Scotland Lothian
Big Fun Run Ipswich Fun Run 5 October 17th England Suffolk
Big Fun Run London Victoria Fun Run 5km November 1st England London