Treat a friend or loved one to a memorable running or swimming challenge in 2020 organised by the UKs Best Event Organiser. With iconic 5k, 10k, 10 Mile and Half Marathon run events across the country, and swim events suitable for all levels and abilities, this is a gift that everyone will enjoy (everyone loves a challenge!).

It could be a seasoned runner looking for their next challenge, a friend who just loves swimming, or someone who is aiming to get fit but needs a target to aim for. Whatever the motivation, with a Great Run or Great Swim gift entry you can guarantee their spot on the start line!

  • Starts: Monday 2 December 2019
  • Ends: 10am Thursday 2 January 2020

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Upcoming events for you

Train & Prepare

Push your limits. Be unstoppable.

From physiotherapy to gait analysis, we’ll pay towards the costs so you can reap the rewards of a fitter, healthier you.

Exclusive phone offer
Call 0330 100 1169 quoting SH5434

Get the app

Download the free Great Run event app from the App Store and Google play.

Access all the information you need before during and after your event straight from your phone. Find training advice, preparation tips, all the important details you need for the big day, plus exclusive runners offers.

Friends and family can download the app too, to track your progress in real time and get an estimated finish time for that all important celebration when you cross the line.

Access your results and split times as soon as you finish and snap a picture using one of our Great Run selfie frames.