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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

  • London Landmarks Half Marathon

    25 Mar | half marathon
    Apply for an Age UK charity place for this brand new, closed road, central London half marathon.

  • 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

    Thank you to everyone who knitted a hat for this year's Big Knit. From October, you'll start to see your little hats sitting on innocent smoothie bottles in stores across the UK.

  • Love Christmas

    7 Dec | Westminster Cathedral, London
    Join us for a wonderful festive programme of musical performances and readings from a stellar line-up of very special guests.

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