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Spartan Races

Test your mettle at one of the world's greatest obstacle course races. This is no casual 5k or fun run - prepare to push yourself to the limits, all while raising vital funds for Age UK. 

At a glance

When: Events throughout the year
Where: We have places at Spartan events across the UK
Distance: Choose between a 5k or half marathon with obstacles
Registration fee: £50
Fundraising pledge: £250

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There are three core Spartan races, each escalating in distance, obstacle count and challenge level: The Spartan Sprint (5k/20 obstacles), the Spartan Super (10k/ 25 obstacles) and Spartan Beast (half marathon/ 30 obstacles). 

Whether you're scaling walls, powering your way across the monkey bars or flipping tyres, Spartan Races will test you at every stage with obstacles set to push you to your limits. Oh, and there will be mud. You've been warned! 

Age UK has places at the following Spartan events: 

  • Spartan Beast – South East
  • Spartan Sprint – South East
  • Spartan Super – Ireland
  • Spartan Sprint – Ireland
  • Spartan Super – Wales
  • Spartan Sprint – Wales
  • Spartan Super – Midlands
  • Spartan Sprint – Midlands
  • Spartan Beast – Scotland
  • Spartan Sprint – Scotland
  • Spartan Beast – Windsor
  • Spartan Super – Windsor
  • Spartan Sprint – Windsor
  • Spartan Sprint – Twickenham Stadion

Find out more on the Spartan Races UK website

You'll get:

  • a fundraising pack crammed full of tips and ideas
  • an Age UK running vest
  • support with training and fundraising
  • all Spartan finishes receive a Spartan Finishers shirt and a medal.

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Register today and help us build a world where no one has no one to turn to.

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Last updated: Feb 22 2023

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