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Have fun and raise money to help older people by joining an event. Whether you want to run, cycle, take an extreme challenge or join one of our special events, there's something for everybody.

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Leeds Abbey Dash 2017

The next Age UK Leeds Abbey Dash is on Sunday 5 November.

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Running events

  • Great Scottish Run

    1 Oct | 10K, half marathon
    Whether you're running the half marathon or 10K, you'll love the cheerful atmosphere at Scotland's biggest running weekend.

  • Great South Run

    21-22 Oct | 5K, 10mi
    The world's leading 10 mile running event takes you through the iconic sights of Southsea and Portsmouth.

  • Virgin Money London Marathon

    22 Apr | Marathon
    A huge thank you and congratulations to all of the Team Age UK runners who ran the Virgin Money London Marathon.

Cycling events


30 Jul | 100mi
Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 is an annual 3-day festival of cycling with 20,000 cyclists along a 100 mile traffic-free route.

Extreme events


Are you looking for a new challenge this year? Take part in a skydive and raise money to help older people.

Special events

  • The Big Knit

    We're going for 2 million hats and we can’t do this without you. For every behatted smoothie that gets sold, Age UK receives 25p to help keep older people warm and well.

  • Love Christmas

    A big thank you to everyone who attended Love Christmas on 8 December 2016 and helped us to raise £90,000 to help older people feel less lonely.

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