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020 7614 7696

Street Child is a UK charity, established in 2008, that aims to create educational opportunity for some of the most vulnerable children in Africa and Asia. 

Running & Challenge Events

Aug
19
to Aug 20

Tough Mudder South West

Tough-Mudder

TOUGH MUDDER SOUTH WEST

We have charity places available in the UK's most famous obstacle race - Tough Mudder! 

According to a recent study by Cardiff Univesity 'extreme adventure challenges' such as the famously gruelling Tough Mudder race can help office workers deal with the stress and 'anxiety of modern life' by exploring your phsyical limits. So join the team and run, scramble and crawl through the mud over 10-12 miles; this gritty course is perfect for runners looking for a challenge.

About Tough Mudder South West

What: 10-12 mile obstacle course Where: Badminton Estate, Gloucestershire | Date: 19th - 20th August | How Much: £45 | Fundraising Target: £350 | Charity Places available: 24

How you can make an impact: £350 can help children in rural Sierra Leone get a better education, through equipping and refurbishing their classroom.

Why run Tough Mudder for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.
Join Team Street Child and run Tough Mudder - charity places available

Click here to register your interest in taking part in Tough Mudder and in helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of Sierra Leone's children. Or get in touch: challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Aug
27
2:00pm 2:00pm

Color Vibe 5K - Essex

Join Team Street Child for this fun 5km colour run - guaranteed charity places available!

Color Vibe 5K run - Essex

Join Team Street Child and run the most colourful 5K in the UK! The Essex Color Vibe is a 5km fun run that sees runners blasted with colour at various stations along the route before finishing with an epic colour-throwing dance party. Street Child have guaranteed charity places in this fun run so if you're up for the challenge then sign up and join the team!

ABOUT COLOR VIBE ESSEX

What: a very colourful 5K fun run | Where: Brentwood, Essex | When: 27th August How Much: £19.50 | Fundraising Target: £150 | Charity Places remaining: 15

How You Can Make an Impact: £150 is enough to provide a whole class in Nepal with an early development kit giving them the best possible start at school.

Why run the Essex Color Vibe for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.
Join Street Child for this awesome (and colourful!) 5K fun run - guaranteed charity places available!

Click here to register your interest in running the Color Vibe 5K in Essex and in helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of Nepal's children. Or get in touch: challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Aug
30
2:30pm 2:30pm

Skydive for Street Child

Skydive for Street Child; charity places available!

Tandem Skydive

Take the plunge for Street Child and join Skyline for an epic tandem skydive!

Can you imagine yourself exiting from the door of an aircraft from over 2 and half miles up and freefalling at a speed of 120mph through the clouds, before gliding back down to your envious supporters on the ground below? Do you think you can fundraise as well as you could freefall?  Skydiving is an unbelievable and exhilarating rush like no other and with no experience required - it’s your opportunity to reach for the skies and be part of a World Record! Sign up today for one of our charity places and take part in this incredible (and hair-raising!) challenge for Street Child!

About Skydiving for Street Child:

What: Tandem Skydive Where: Various UK airfields | Date: Various | How Much: £190-220 (but if you raise the minimum sponsorship then you jump for free!) | Fundraising Target: £395 | Charity Places available: limitless!

How you can make an impact: £350 can help children in rural Sierra Leone get a better education, through equipping and refurbishing their classroom.

Why Skydive for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • A Street Child T-Shirt for every fundraiser
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in taking part in a Skydive for Street Child and in helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of Sierra Leone's children. Or get in touch: challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Sep
3
2:00pm 2:00pm
10k

Leicester 10K

Run the Leicester 10K for Street Child - guaranteed charity places available

THE ASDA FOUNDATION LEICESTER 10K

Take part in this awesome 10K race through Leicester and raise vital funds for some of West Africa and Asia's most vulnerable children! Street Child have a number of charity places available - we would love to have you on the team!

Starting and finishing in beautiful Abbey Park, this debut run will take the runners across the Grand Union Canal and into the city centre, past the Richard III visitor centre, and in the shadow of the cathedral. 

ABOUT THE LEICESTER 10K

What: 10K race through Leicester | When: 3rd September 2017 | Where: Leicester| How Much: £22 | Fundraising Target: £150 | Charity Places available: 5

How You Can Make an Impact:

£150 - is enough to provide a whole class in Nepal with an early development kit giving them the best possible start at school. 

Why run in Leicester for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.
Challenge yourself to a 10K in Leicester - guaranteed charity places available with Street Child!

Click here to register your interest in a charity place running in Leicester and helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children in Nepal. You can also get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Sep
9
to Sep 10

Tough Mudder North West

Run Tough Mudder for Street Child - charity places available

TOUGH MUDDER NORTH WEST

We have charity places available in the UK's most famous obstacle race - Tough Mudder! 

According to a recent study by Cardiff Univesity 'extreme adventure challenges' such as the famously gruelling Tough Mudder race can help office workers deal with the stress and 'anxiety of modern life' by exploring your phsyical limits. So join the team and run, scramble and crawl through the mud over 10-12 miles; this gritty course is perfect for runners looking for a challenge.

About Tough Mudder North West

What: 10-12 mile obstacle course Where: Cholmondeley Castle, Cheshire| Date: 9th - 10th September | How Much: £45 | Fundraising Target: £350 | Charity Places available: 24

How you can make an impact: £350 can help children in rural Sierra Leone get a better education, through equipping and refurbishing their classroom.

Why run Tough Mudder for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.
Run Tough Mudder North West for Street Child - charity places available

Click here to register your interest in taking part in Tough Mudder and in helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of Sierra Leone's children. Or get in touch: challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Sep
16
to Sep 17

Tough Mudder London South

Run Tough Mudder London South for Street Child - charity places available

TOUGH MUDDER LONDON SOUTH

We have charity places available in the UK's most famous obstacle race - Tough Mudder! 

According to a recent study by Cardiff Univesity 'extreme adventure challenges' such as the famously gruelling Tough Mudder race can help office workers deal with the stress and 'anxiety of modern life' by exploring your phsyical limits. So join the team and run, scramble and crawl through the mud over 10-12 miles; this gritty course is perfect for runners looking for a challenge.

About Tough Mudder London South

What: 10-12 mile obstacle course Where: Holmbush Estate, West Sussex | Date: 23rd - 24th September | How Much: £45 | Fundraising Target: £350 | Charity Places available: 24

How you can make an impact: £350 can help children in rural Sierra Leone get a better education, through equipping and refurbishing their classroom.

Why run Tough Mudder for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.
Run Tough Mudder London South for Street Child - Charity places available

Click here to register your interest in taking part in Tough Mudder and in helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of Sierra Leone's children. Or get in touch: challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Sep
16
3:00pm 3:00pm

The Gauntlet Games - Manchester

Take part in the Gauntlet Games and raise money for charity; places available!

THE GAUNTLET GAMES - MANCHESTER

The Gauntlet Games is a brand new fun run and obstacle course series that sees runners dodge, dip and dive through a variety of hilarious obstacles. Run 5k or 10k, taking on giant inflatables, slides, foam, swings, water obstacles and real Gladiators! The race is ideal for beginners and great to do with friends, what are you waiting for? Sign up now!

About the Gauntlet Games:

What: Obstacle course and fun run. Choose between 5k or 10k distances | Where: Manchester | When: 16th September How Much: £34 (5k) £38 (10k) | Fundraising Target: £150 | Charity Places remaining: 15 

How You Can Make an Impact: £150 is enough to provide a whole class in Nepal with an early development kit giving them the best possible start at school.

Why run the Gauntlet Games for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.
Take part in the Gauntlet Games for Street Child - charity places available

Click here to register your interest in taking part in Gauntlet Games and in helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of Nepal's children. Or get in touch: challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Sep
24
2:00pm 2:00pm
10k

Sheffield 10K

THE ASDA FOUNDATION SHEFFIELD 10K

Run-Sheffield-10K

Take part in a 10K race through Sheffield and raise vital funds for some of West Africa and Asia's most vulnerable children! Street Child have a number of charity places available - we would love to have you on the team!

ABOUT THE SHEFFIELD 10K

What: 10K race through Sheffield | When: 6th August 2017 | Where: Sheffield | How Much: £22 | Fundraising Target: £150 | Charity Places available: 5

How You Can Make an Impact:

£150 - is enough to provide a whole class in Nepal with an early development kit giving them the best possible start at school. 

Why run in Sheffield for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in a charity place running in Sheffield and helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children in Nepal. You can also get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Sep
24
2:15pm 2:15pm

Berlin Marathon

Run the Berlin Marathon for charity - places available in Team Street Child

TAKE ON THE BERLIN MARATHON 2017 

Inspired by the London Marathon? With just over four months to the Berlin Marathon now is the perfect time to sign up and join Street Child as we take on Berlin. We have specially-created marathon guides for all abilities – from running your first marathon to cracking the four-hour barrier - and guaranteed charity places available.

One of the founding five World Marathon Majors the Berlin Marathon is one of the world’s fastest (and flattest!) marathon routes. Starting and ending at the famous Brandenburg gate and with around 40,000 runners every year, mild autumnal temperatures and a huge crowd this legendary race attracts record-breakers and amateurs alike.

We've teamed up with Street Child Deutschland to make this marathon an unforgettable experience! We've got all the insider knowledge on where to go and what to do during the marathon weekend as well as where to get that all important post-marathon pint. With Street Child - this will be a run like no other!

ABOUT THE BERLIN MARATHON

What: Berlin Marathon | When: 24th September | Where: Berlin, Germany | How Much: £75 registration fee for a charity place | Fundraising Target: £750 | Charity Places Remaining: 10

How You Can Make an Impact: Raising £750 is enough to help children in rural Sierra Leone get a better education, through equipping and refurbishing their classroom.

Why run the Berlin Marathon for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in a charity place running the Berlin Marathon and helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children. Or get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Oct
1
2:00pm 2:00pm

Salisbury Half Marathon

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SALISBURY HALF MARATHON

Sure to be one of the most popular half marathons in the South this super flat, fast course has a great atmosphere and takes you around some of the great landmarks of the city of Salisbury. This is the perfect event to set a new PB or complete your first half marathon. Street Child have charity places available in this half marathon and we would love you to join the team!

ABOUT THE SALISBURY HALF MARATHON:

What: Half marathon | Where: Salisbury, Wiltshire | When: 1st October 2017 | How much: £16.50 | Fundraising target: £350 | Charity places available:  5

How You Can Make an Impact:

£350 - can equip and refurbish a whole classroom, giving children in rural Sierra Leone a better quality education.

Why run the Salisbury Half Marathon for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in a charity place running the Salisbury half marathon and help Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children. Or get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Oct
8
10:00am10:00am

Chester Marathon

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THE CHESTER MARATHON

Join Street Child and run a marathon through the historic Roman and Medieval city of Chester. A fast and largely flat course with lots of support en route this is the perfect race for any marathon newbies or anyone looking to end their 2017 running calendar in stye. Street Child have charity places available in this lovely marathon – we would love you to join us!

About the Chester Marathon:

What:  26.2 miles through beautiful Chester | Where: Chester | When: 8th October 2017 | How much: £47  | Fundraising target: £500 | Charity places available: 5

How You Can Make an Impact:

£500 - is enough to provide basic training for volunteer teachers in Northern Nigeria, where the humanitarian crisis has seen 19,000 teachers displaced.

Why run the Chester Marathon for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in a charity place running the Chester Marathon and helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children. Or get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

 

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Oct
8
2:00pm 2:00pm

Bournemouth Marathon Festival

Run the Bournemouth Marathon Festival for Street Child - guaranteed charity places

Bournemouth Marathon Festival

The Bournemouth Marathon Festival is ’running as it should be’. The course will take you through stunning coastal views, along the Boscombe and Bournemouth piers, past the beautiful Lower Gardens and to a spectacular finish at Poole Harbour. Street Child have guaranteed charity places for the Bournemouth marathon, half marathon, 10K and 5K– we would love you to join us!

 

 

ABOUT THE BOURNEMOUTH MARATHON:

What: Marathon and half marathon | Where: Bournemouth | When: 8th October 2017 | How much: £185 Marathon / £90 Half Marathon / £50 10K / £30 5K | Fundraising target: £500 marathon / £350 half marathon / £150 10/5K | Charity places available: 5 per distance

How You Can Make an Impact:

£500 - is enough to provide basic training for volunteer teachers in Northern Nigeria, where the humanitarian crisis has seen 19,000 teachers displaced.

£350 - can equip and refurbish a whole classroom, giving children in rural Sierra Leone a better quality education.

£150 - is enough to provide a whole class in Nepal with an early development kit giving them the best possible start at school. 

Why run the Bournemouth Marathon for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in a charity place for the Bournemouth marathon festival and helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children. Or get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

 

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Oct
8
2:30pm 2:30pm

Royal Parks Half Marathon

Take on Royal Parks Half Marathon - Charity Places Available for Street Child

Royal Parks Half Marathon 

The Royal Parks Half Marathon is the jewel in the crown of London’s running events and is celebrating its 10th birthday in 2017. This scenic route will take you through four of London’s spectacular royal parks, from the bustling activity of Hyde Park to the peaceful beauty of Kensington Gardens, the splendour of St James’s and the wide expanses of Green Park. Street Child have guaranteed charity places for this iconic London Half Marathon so join Team Street Child this Autumn and tick this  legendary London route off your running bucket list.

ABOUT ROYAL PARKS HALF MARATHON

What: Half Marathon through London’s scenic royal parks | When: 8th October 2017 | Where: Hyde Park London | How much: £25 registration | Fundraising target: £350 | Charity Places remaining: 7

How You Can Make an Impact: Raising £350 can equip and refurbish a whole classroom, giving children in rural Sierra Leone a better quality education. 

Why run Royal Parks for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register for the Royal Parks Half Marathon or get in touch, email us at: challenges@street-child.co.uk

 

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Oct
15
2:00pm 2:00pm

Manchester Half Marathon

Run the Manchester Half Marathon for Street Child - guaranteed charity places available

Manchester Half Marathon

The Manchester Half Marathon is a super-fast, flat course with great entertainment, outstanding crowd support and a glorious finish at Emirates Old Trafford, Lancashire County Cricket Club. This is the perfect event to set a new PB or complete your first half marathon. Street Child have charity places available in this half marathon and we would love you to join the team!

 

ABOUT THE MANCHESTER HALF MARATHON:

What: Half marathon | Where: Emirates Old Trafford, Lancashire County Cricket Club | When: 15th October 2017 | How much: £30 | Fundraising target: £350 | Charity places available:  5

How You Can Make an Impact:

£350 - can equip and refurbish a whole classroom, giving children in rural Sierra Leone a better quality education.

Why run the Manchester Half Marathon for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in a charity place running the Manchester half marathon and help Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children. Or get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

 

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Oct
15
2:00pm 2:00pm

Amsterdam Marathon

Run the Amsterdam marathon for Street Child - charity places available

THE AMSTERDAM MARATHON

The Amsterdam Marathon is renowned for its fast and beautiful course.  Street Child have a number of charity places available for this stunning race that follows the Olympic route along the Amstel River, past stately homes and, of course, past some classic Dutch windmills!

This is an unforgettable race with crowds lining the course and cheering runners along in the historical Olympic Stadium start and finish point. Street Child have charity places available in both the marathon and half marathon – we would love you to join us!

About the Amsterdam marathon:

What: Marathon and half marathon through the beautiful Dutch capital | Where: Amsterdam | When: 15th October 2017 | How much: £70 marathon / £27.50 half marathon | Fundraising target: £500 marathon / £350 half marathon | Charity places available:  marathon: 3 | half marathon: 4

How You Can Make an Impact:

£500 - is enough to provide basic training for volunteer teachers in Northern Nigeria, where the humanitarian crisis has seen 19,000 teachers displaced.

£350 - can equip and refurbish a whole classroom, giving children in rural Sierra Leone a better quality education.

Why run the Amsterdam Marathon for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.
Amsterdam-marathon

 

Click here to register your interest in a charity place running the Amsterdam Marathon and helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children. Or get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

 

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Nov
13
to Nov 18

Nepal Marathon

Take on the International Nepal Marathon in support of Street Child

Nepal Impact Marathon

Join Street Child and the Impact Marathon Series in the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal and take part in awe-inspiring project visits and push yourself to the limit running a marathon, half marathon or 10k in the shadow of the world’s most famous mountain range. The Nepal Marathon gives runners the unique chance to visit Street Child's projects in Nepal, meet the children they're fundraising to support and discover Nepal.

ABOUT THE NEPAL IMPACT MARATHON

What: A stunning marathon in the shadow of the Himalayas | When: 13th - 19th November | Where: Nepal | How Much: Packages from £495; deposit £195 | Fundraising Target: £1000

Why run the Nepal Impact Marathon for Street Child?

Running with Street Child, you’ll spend seven days camping under canvas in the Athlete’s Village, waking every day to a breathtaking view of the Himalaya mountain range. You will have exclusive access to Street Child’s projects in rural Nepal, so you’ll have the chance to get to know local communities and work together on projects that will change lives for good.

Every Street Child runner fundraises £1,000 to help Nepal’s poorest children to access education. This is your chance to unleash the power of running and leave a lasting legacy. It’s an experience that will change your life.

How we'll support you: 

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest 
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.
Run the Nepal Marathon for Street Child - Charity Places available

Click here for more information about the Nepal Marathon, register for the race here or get in touch: challenges@street-child.co.uk to find out how to help change the lives of some of Nepal's most vulnerable children.

 

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Dec
3
12:30pm12:30pm

Santa in the City

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SANTA IN THE CITY FOR STREET CHILD

Grab some colleagues and get a team together to support Street Child this Christmas. We have 15 places up for grabs in 'Santa in the City'  - a fun and festive 5K run through the City of London.

 

ABOUT THE EVENT

What: a festive 5K fun run | Where: City of London | When: 3rd December How Much: £20 | Fundraising Target: £150 | Charity Places remaining: 15 

How You Can Make an Impact: £150 is enough to provide a whole class in Nepal with an early development kit giving them the best possible start at school.

Why run Santa in the City for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

 

Click here to register your interest in running the Santa in the City this December to help Street Child make a difference in the lives of some of the world's most vulnerable children. Or get in touch: challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Feb
11
2:00pm 2:00pm

Barcelona Half Marathon

Run the Barcelona Half Marathon for Street Child - guaranteed charity places available

Barcelona Half Marathon

The Barcelona Half Marathon is a great way to kick-start your 2018 running calendar. Join Street Child as one of our guaranteed charity entries for one of the first big international races of the year!

The course takes you through the centre of the city and includes main landmarks such as the Camp Nou (the home of Barcelona FC), Sagrada Familia, the Parc de Cuitdadella and finishing a short distance from La Rambla.

ABOUT THE BARCELONA MARATHON

What: 13.1 miles through beautiful Barcelona! | When: 11th February 2018 | Where: Barcelona, Spain | How Much: £28 | Fundraising Target: £350 | Charity Places Remaining: 5

How You Can Make an Impact:

£350 - can equip and refurbish a whole classroom, giving children in rural Sierra Leone a better quality education.

Why run the Barcelona Marathon for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in a charity place running the Barcelona Half Marathon and helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children. Or get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Mar
4
2:00pm 2:00pm

Paris Half Marathon

Paris Half Marathon

run-half-marathon-paris

The Semi-Marathon de Paris Marathon is one of the best overseas half marathons for UK runners to take part in!  Street Child have a number of charity places available for this prestigious race, with the legendary course taking you through the most beautiful (and romantic!) city in the world. With arounf 30,000 runners this half marathon is not to be missed so join Team Street Child today and sign up for Paris 2018!

 

 

 

About the Paris half marathon:

What: 13.1 miles through the beautiful French capital | Where: Paris, France | When: 4th March 2018 | How much:  £80 | Fundraising target: £350 | Charity places available:  5

How You Can Make an Impact:

£350 - can equip and refurbish a whole classroom, giving children in rural Sierra Leone a better quality education.

Why run the Paris Marathon for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in a charity place running the Paris Half Marathon and helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children. Or get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Mar
11
12:30pm12:30pm

Barcelona Marathon

Run Barcelona Marathon for Charity - guaranteed places

Barcelona Marathon

The Barcelona Marathon is one of Europe's most popular races. The course takes you through the centre of the city and out to the legendary Camp Nou (the home of Barcelona FC) before taking in Gaudi's epic Sagrada Familia before finishing just short of las Ramblas.

With few hills or inclines, the course is very flat and fast and suits first time runners, or anyone looking to smash their marathon PB. Street Child have a number of guaranteed charity places available in both the 2018 Barcelona marathon; places will go fast so register your interest now to avoid disappointment!

ABOUT THE BARCELONA MARATHON

What: Marathon through Barcelona | When: 11th March 2018 | Where: Barcelona, Spain | How Much: £62 | Fundraising Target: £500 | Charity Places Remaining: 5

How You Can Make an Impact: 

£500 - is enough to provide basic training for volunteer teachers in Northern Nigeria, where the humanitarian crisis has seen 19,000 teachers displaced.

Why run the Barcelona Marathon for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in a charity place running the Barcelona Marathon and helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children. Or get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Apr
8
1:30pm 1:30pm

GREATER MANCHESTER MARATHON

Run the Manchester Marathon for Street Child - guaranteed charity places available!

ASICS GREATER MANCHESTER MARATHON

A super fast course, great entertainment, outstanding crowd support and a glorious finish at Emirates Old Trafford, the home of Lancashire Cricket Club, the Manchester marathon is perfect for anyone wanting to get a new PB or run their first marathon. Street Child have guaranteed charity places available in the UK’s flattest marathon course and we would love you to join the team!

ABOUT THE GREATER MANCHESTER MARATHON:

What: Marathon | Where: Old Trafford, Manchester | When: 8th April 2018 | How much: £40 | Fundraising target: £500 marathon | Charity places available:  5

How You Can Make an Impact:

£500 - is enough to provide basic training for volunteer teachers in Northern Nigeria, where the humanitarian crisis has seen 19,000 teachers displaced.

Why run the Greater Manchester Marathon for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in a charity place running in the Manchester marathon and helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children. Or get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

 

 

 

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Apr
8
2:30pm 2:30pm

Paris Marathon

Paris Marathon

Charity places for Paris Marathon 2018 - guaranteed entry with Street Child!

The Paris Marathon is one of the best overseas marathons for UK runners to take part in!  Street Child have a number of charity places available for this prestigious race, with the legendary course taking you through the most beautiful city in the world. This event meanders along the avenues of the Bois de Vincennes, the boulevards and streets of the 12th arrondissement before entering the French capital city centre for a loop around the Hôtel de Ville: Paris famous city hall.

The Paris Marathon is now one of the biggest marathons in the world and each finisher will come home with incredible memories - we would love you to join us for Paris 2018!

 

About the Paris marathon:

What: Marathon through the beautiful French capital | Where: Paris, France | When: 8th April 2018 | How much: £130 marathon | Fundraising target: £500 marathon marathon | Charity places available: 5

How You Can Make an Impact:

£500 - is enough to provide basic training for volunteer teachers in Northern Nigeria, where the humanitarian crisis has seen 19,000 teachers displaced.

Why run the Paris Marathon for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in a charity place running the Paris Marathon and helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children. Or get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

 

 

 

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Aug
12
to Aug 13

Mudnificent7

Take part in the Mudnificent7 - the most fun obstacle race in the UK; guaranteed charity places available

MUDNIFICENT7

The Mudnificent7 is the UK's first (and best!) obstacle race festival. Race over 7km tackling 7 obstacles from the 7 most exciting obstacle races in the UK. Competitors must overcome physical and mental challenges and overcome all the obstacles from mud and water to colour paint and tyre carries. The Mudnificent7 is a great chance to tackle a challenge and push yourself while raising vital funds for charity!

ABOUT MUDNIFICENT7

What: 7km Obstacle race | Where: Coventry | When: 12th August | How Much: £35 | Fundraising Target: £150 | Charity Places remaining: 15

How You Can Make an Impact: £150 is enough to provide a whole class in Nepal with an early development kit giving them the best possible start at school.

Why take part in Mudnificent7 for Street Child:

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.
Take part in the Mudnificent7 obstacle race for Street Child - guaranteed charity places available!

Click here to register your interest in taking part in Mudnificent7 and in helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of Nepal's children. Or get in touch: challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Aug
6
2:00pm 2:00pm
10k

York 10K

Run the York 10K race for Street Child - guaranteed charity places available!

THE ASDA FOUNDATION YORK 10K

Take part in this awesome 10K race through York and raise vital funds for some of West Africa and Asia's most vulnerable children! Street Child have a number of charity places available - we would love to have you on the team!

Run through the ancient city walls of one of the UK's most beautiful cities and marvel at it's medieval gems as you race over 10KM. One of the biggest charoty road races in the Yorkshire this event sees thousands of runners take on the historic streets of York so what are you waiting for? Sign up and join Team Street Child in York!

ABOUT THE YORK 10K

What: 10K race through York | When: 6th August 2017 | Where: York | How Much: £22.50 | Fundraising Target: £150 | Charity Places available: 5

How You Can Make an Impact:

£150 - is enough to provide a whole class in Nepal with an early development kit giving them the best possible start at school. 

Why run in York for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

 

Click here to register your interest in a charity place running in York and helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children in Nepal. You can also get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Aug
5
3:00pm 3:00pm

Norwich Skydive

TAKE ON A TANDEM SKYDIVE IN NORWICH THIS SUMMER

Skydive-for-street-child

Join team Street Child in Norwich this summer and take the plunge for Street Child as part of an epic tandem skydive!

Can you imagine yourself exiting from the door of an aircraft from over 2 and half miles up and freefalling at a speed of 120mph through the clouds, before gliding back down to your envious supporters on the ground below? Do you think you can fundraise as well as you could freefall?  Skydiving is an unbelievable and exhilarating rush like no other and with no experience required - it’s your opportunity to reach for the skies and be part of a World Record! Sign up today for one of our charity places and take part in this incredible (and hair-raising!) challenge for Street Child!

About Skydiving for Street Child:

What: Tandem Skydive Where: Norwich airfield | Date: 5th August 2017 & 16th September 2017 (subject to weather!) | How Much: £270 (but if you raise the minimum sponsorship then you jump for free!) | Fundraising Target: £500 | Charity Places available: limitless!

How you can make an impact: £500 - is enough to provide basic training for volunteer teachers in Northern Nigeria, where the humanitarian crisis has seen 19,000 teachers displaced.

Why Skydive for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • A Street Child T-Shirt for every fundraiser
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in taking part in a Skydive for Street Child and in helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of some of the world's most vulnerable children. Or get in touch: challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Jul
29
2:30pm 2:30pm

The Gauntlet Games - Brighton

Take on the Gauntlet Games Obstacle Course for Street Child - Charity Places available

THE GAUNTLET GAMES - BRIGHTON

 

The Gauntlet Games is a brand new fun run and obstacle course series that sees runners dodge, dip and dive through a variety of hilarious obstacles. Run 5k or 10k, taking on giant inflatables, slides, foam, swings, water obstacles and real Gladiators! The race is ideal for beginners and great to do with friends, what are you waiting for? Sign up now!

 

What: Obstacle course and fun run. Choose between 5k or 10k distances | Where: Brighton | When: 29th July | How Much: £34 (5k) £38 (10k) | Fundraising Target: £150 | Charity Places remaining: 15 

How You Can Make an Impact: £150 is enough to provide a whole class in Nepal with an early development kit giving them the best possible start at school.

Why take part in the Gauntlet Games for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.
Take part in the Gauntlet Games for Street Child - charity places available

Click here to register your interest in taking part in Gauntlet Games and in helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of Nepal's children. Or get in touch: challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Jul
29
2:00pm 2:00pm

Color Vibe 5K - Bristol

Run the Color Vibe 5km run for Street Child - guaranteed charity places available!

COLOR VIBE 5K RUN - BRISTOL

Join Team Street Child and run the most colourful 5K in the UK! The Bristol Color Vibe is a 5km fun run that sees runners blasted with colour at various stations along the route before finishing with an epic colour-throwing dance party. Street Child have guaranteed charity places in this fun run so if you're up for the challenge then sign up and join the team!

ABOUT COLOR VIBE BRISTOL

What: a very colourful 5K fun run | Where: Bristol | When: 23rd July How Much: £19.50 | Fundraising Target: £150 | Charity Places remaining: 5 

How You Can Make an Impact: £150 is enough to provide a whole class in Nepal with an early development kit giving them the best possible start at school.

Why run the Bristol Color Vibe for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.
Run the Bristol Color Vibe 5km fun run for Street Child - guaranteed charity places available!

Click here to register your interest in running the Color Vibe 5K in Bristol and in helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of Nepal's children. Or get in touch: challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Jul
22
2:30pm 2:30pm

The Gauntlet Games - Cardiff

Join Team Street Child in the Gauntlet Games obstacle race, Cardiff; charity places available!

THE GAUNTLET GAMES - CARDIFF

The Gauntlet Games is a brand new fun run and obstacle course series that sees runners dodge, dip and dive through a variety of hilarious obstacles. Run 5k or 10k, taking on giant inflatables, slides, foam, swings, water obstacles and real Gladiators! The race is ideal for beginners and great to do with friends, what are you waiting for? Sign up now!

 

What: Obstacle course and fun run. Choose between 5k or 10k distances | Where: Cardiff | When: 22nd July | How Much: £34 (5k) £38 (10k) | Fundraising Target: £150 | Charity Places remaining: 15 

How You Can Make an Impact: £150 is enough to provide a whole class in Nepal with an early development kit giving them the best possible start at school.

Why take part in the Gauntlet Games for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.
Take part in Gauntlet Games for Street Child - charity places available!

Click here to register your interest in taking part in Gauntlet Games and in helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of Nepal's children. Or get in touch: challenges@street-child.co.uk

 

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Jul
22
to Jul 23

The London Triathlon

Take part in the London Triathlon for Street Child - Charity places available!

The London Triathlon

 

We have charity places available for keen triathletes and amateurs looking to take part in the world’s largest triathlon and join some of the world’s best athletes as you race past London’s most iconic landmarks. Run, cycle and swim any of the distances available; do all this knowing every stroke, every pedal and every step is helping change the lives of some of the world’s most vulnerable children.

 

 

Distances:

Super Sprint - 400m swim, 10km cycle and 2.5km run

Sprint - 750m swim, 20km cycle and 5km run

Olympic - 1.5km swim, 40km cycle and 10km run

Olympic Plus – 1.5km swim, 80km cycle and 10km run

Attracting over 13,000 participants and 30,000 spectators each year, this event has become a must-do in the sporting calendar and is not to be missed!

What: The London Triathlon | When: 22-23 July 2017 | Where: Excel Centre, Docklands, London | How Much: £140 | Fundraising Target: £350 |  Charity places remaining: only 5!

How You Can Make an Impact: £350 - can equip and refurbish a whole classroom, giving children in rural Sierra Leone a better quality education.

Why take part in the London Triathlon for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in running, swimming and cycling in the London Triathlon for Street Child and help improve educational opportunities for Sierra Leone's children. To get in touch, email us at: challenges@street-child.co.uk

 

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Jul
9
2:30pm 2:30pm
10k

Leeds 10K

Run the Leeds 10K for for Street Child - guaranteed charity places available!

ASDA foundation Leeds 10K

This classic 10K run in Leeds is famed for its fun, friendliness and fantastic atmosphere. And if it's a PB you're after, this is the run for you thanks to its flat, fast course and enthusiastic spectators who will spur you on to the spectacular Town Hall finish. Street Child have a number of guaranteed charity places for this 10K race, we'd love you to join the team!

ABOUT THE LEEDS 10K

What: 10K race through Leeds| When: 9th July 2017 | Where: Leeds, Yorkshire | How Much: £22 | Fundraising Target: £150 | Charity Places available: 5

How You Can Make an Impact:

£150 - is enough to provide a whole class in Nepal with an early development kit giving them the best possible start at school. 

Why run the Leeds 10K for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in a charity place running in Nottingham and helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children in Nepal. You can also get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Jun
24
3:00pm 3:00pm

The Gauntlet Games - London

Run the Gauntlet Games Obstacle Race - charity places available

The Gauntlet Games - London

The Gauntlet Games is a brand new fun run and obstacle course series that sees runners dodge, dip and dive through a variety of hilarious obstacles. Run 5k or 10k, taking on giant inflatables, slides, foam, swings, water obstacles and real Gladiators! The race is ideal for beginners and great to do with friends, what are you waiting for? Sign up now!

 

What: Obstacle course and fun run. Choose between 5k or 10k distances | Where: London | When: 24th JuneHow Much: £34 (5k) £38 (10k) | Fundraising Target: £150 | Charity Places remaining: 15 

How You Can Make an Impact: £150 is enough to provide a whole class in Nepal with an early development kit giving them the best possible start at school.

Why take part in the Gauntlet Games for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.
Take part in the Gauntlet Games for Street Child - Charity places available!

Click here to register your interest in taking part in Gauntlet Games and in helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of Nepal's children. Or get in touch: challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Jun
18
2:30pm 2:30pm
10k

Hull 10K

Run the Hull 10K for Street Child - guaranteed charity places available

THE ASDA FOUNDATION HULL 10K

Run through the historic East Riding town of Hull for this flat and quick 10K; it’s a great course for beginners or anyone looking to smash their PB. Street Child have a number of guaranteed charity places in this 10K so join us and run through Hull and do so knowing that every step is helping change the lives of some of the world’s most vulnerable children.

ABOUT THE HULL 10K

What: 10K race through Hull| When: 18th June 2017 | Where: Hull, North Yorkshire | How Much: £22 | Fundraising Target: £150 | Charity Places available: 5

How You Can Make an Impact:

£150 - is enough to provide a whole class in Nepal with an early development kit giving them the best possible start at school. 

Why run in Hull for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in a charity place running in Nottingham and helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children in Nepal. You can also get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

 

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Jun
18
to Jun 19

South Downs Trail Marathon

Join Street Child for the South Downs Trail Marathon - Charity places available!

The South Downs Trail Marathon and Half Marathon

A classic on the trail running calendar; this marathon and half marathon snakes through the scenic South Downs Way and through the glorious countryside of Southern England. Street Child have charity places available in this summer trail classic and we would love you to join the team! 

ABOUT THE SOUTH DOWNS TRAIL MARATHON WEEKEND:

What: Marathon and half marathon | Where: Queen Elizabeth Country Park, South Downs | When: 17th June 2017 | How much: £35 | Fundraising target: £500 marathon / £350 half marathon | Charity places available:  5 per distance

How You Can Make an Impact:

£500 - is enough to provide basic training for volunteer teachers in Northern Nigeria, where the humanitarian crisis has seen 19,000 teachers displaced.

£350 - can equip and refurbish a whole classroom, giving children in rural Sierra Leone a better quality education.

Why run the South Downs Trail Marathon for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in a charity place running across the beautiful South Downs and helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children. Or get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Jun
17
to Jun 18

Tough Mudder Scotland

Join Street Child for Tough Mudder in Scotland; charity places available

TOUGH MUDDER SCOTLAND

We have charity places available in the UK's most famous obstacle race - Tough Mudder! 

According to a recent study by Cardiff Univesity 'extreme adventure challenges' such as the famously gruelling Tough Mudder race can help office workers deal with the stress and 'anxiety of modern life' by exploring your phsyical limits. So join the team and run, scramble and crawl through the mud over 10-12 miles; this gritty course is perfect for runners looking for a challenge.

About Tough Mudder Scotland:

What: 10-12 mile obstacle course Where: Drumlanrig Castle  | Date: 17th - 18th June | How Much: £45 | Fundraising Target: £350 | Charity Places available: 24

How you can make an impact: £350 can help children in rural Sierra Leone get a better education, through equipping and refurbishing their classroom.

Why run Tough Mudder for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.
Join Street Child for Tough Mudder - charity places a

Click here to register your interest in taking part in Tough Mudder and in helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of Sierra Leone's children. Or get in touch: challenges@street-child.co.uk

 

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May
30
to Jun 6

West Africa Cycle Challenge

Take on the ultimate cycling adventure across West Africa

West Africa Cycle Challenge

Our brand new cycle challenge will take you 300 km from bustling Bo in Sierra Leone through lush green landscapes and welcoming local communities to one of Liberia's most beautiful beaches. This is the ultimate international cycling adventure across West Africa. 

ABOUT THE WEST AFRICA CYCLE CHALLENGE

What: 300km cycle over seven days | When: 30th May - 6th June | Where: Rural Sierra Leone and Liberia | How Much? Packages cost £750 | Fundraising Target: £1500

Click here to learn more about the West Africa Cycle Challenge

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May
29
3:00pm 3:00pm
10k

Vitality 10,000

Run the Vitality 10,000 for Street Child - guaranteed charity places available

RUN VITALITY 10,000 FOR STREET CHILD

The Vitality 10,000 is one of the most anticipated events in the UK running calendar and we want you to be a part of it. This May bank holiday join Street Child’s team as one of our guaranteed charity places for this famous London 10K. Take part in a scenic run, walk or jog through some of London’s most famous landmarks – and maybe spot a few famous faces on the way!

ABOUT VITALITY 10,000

What: A 10K run through London's most famous streets |When: 29th May 2017 | Where: St James' Park, London | How much? £25 Registration | Fundraising target: £150 | Charity Places remaining:  Only 10!

How you can make an impact: 

£150 is enough to provide a whole class in Nepal with an early development kit giving them the best possible start at school. 

Why run the Vitality 10,000 for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser!
Run the Vitality 10,000 and take part in this great charity 10K race for Street Child - places available!

Click here to register your interest in running Vitality 10,000 and in helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of Nepal’s children. Or get in touch: challenges@street-child.co.uk

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May
28
2:30pm 2:30pm
10k

Nottingham 10K

Run the Nottingham 10K - guaranteed Charity places available!

The Asda Foundation Nottingham 10K

Take part in this awesome 10K race through Nottingham and raise vital funds for some of West Africa and Asia's most vulnerable children! Street Child have a number of charity places available - we would love to have you on the team!

The flat and fast route starts and finishes at Nottingham Forest FC’s ground, on the banks of the River Trent. From the football stadium, the course takes runners on a journey through the scenic Lady Bay area, where you’ll be cheered on by crowds of enthusiastic spectators. This is not a race to be missed!

ABOUT THE NOTTINGHAM 10K

What: 10K race through Nottingham| When: 28th May 2017 | Where: Nottingham | How Much: £22 | Fundraising Target: £150 | Charity Places available: 5

How You Can Make an Impact:

£150 - is enough to provide a whole class in Nepal with an early development kit giving them the best possible start at school. 

Why run in Nottingham for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in a charity place running in Nottingham and helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children in Nepal. You can also get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

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May
28
2:00pm 2:00pm

Edinburgh Marathon Festival

Run the Edinburgh Marathon or half marathon for Street Child: Charity places available!

The Edinburgh Marathon Festival

General entry to the marathon may be closed but you can still soak up the incredible atmosphere of this fast, flat marathon and run with Street Child.

Fast & flat, this course was voted the fastest marathon in the UK by Runners World, ideal if it’s your first marathon or you are looking for a PB. The Edinburgh Marathon has sold out every year since 2008 and is the second largest marathon in the UK, behind only London. The 10k and 5k races are great for anyone wanting to channel their inner runner and soak up the incredible atmosphere without that extra mileage!

What: The second largest marathon in the UK, with a half marathon, 10k and 5k races as well! | When: 28th May 2017 | Where: Edinburgh, Scotland  | How Much: £200 (full marathon); £95 (half marathon)  | Fundraising Target: £500 (marathon); £350 (half marathon); £250 (10k &5k) | Charity Places available : 5 places for each distance!

How You Can Make an Impact: 

£500 - is enough to provide basic training for volunteer teachers in Northern Nigeria, where the humanitarian crisis has seen 19,000 teachers displaced.

£350 - can equip and refurbish a whole classroom, giving children in rural Sierra Leone a better quality education.

£250 – is enough to provide business support, training and a grant through our family business scheme and back-to-school supplies to enable a family to send their child back to school.

Why run in Edinburgh for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.
Run the Edinburgh marathon for Street Child

Click here to register your interest in running for Street Child in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival or get in touch, email us at: challenges@street-child.co.uk

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May
24
to May 29

Sierra Leone Marathon

Take on the international Sierra Leone Marathon in support of charity Street Child

Sierra Leone Marathon

Take part in an incredible international marathon, help to change lives and meet the children you're fundraising supports. Run the full marathon, half marathon, 10k and 5k or become a race volunteer! The Sierra Leone Marathon has been described as the 'world's most worthwhile marathon' - come and experience it for yourself 

ABOUT THE SIERRA LEONE MARATHON

What: Sierra Leone Marathon | When: 28th May 2017 | Where: Makeni, Sierra Leone | How much: Packages start from £299 | Fundraising Target: £1000

Click here for more information and to sign up

 

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May
20
to May 21

Tough Mudder Midlands

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Tough Mudder Midlands

We have charity places available in the UK's most famous obstacle race - Tough Mudder!

According to a recent study by Cardiff Univesity 'extreme adventure challenges' such as the famously gruelling Tough Mudder race can help office workers deal with the stress and 'anxiety of modern life' by exploring your phsyical limits. So join the team and run, scramble and crawl through the mud over 10-12 miles; this gritty course is perfect for runners looking for a challenge.

About Tough Mudder Midlands:

What: 10-12 mile obstacle course | Where: Belvoir Castle, Grantham | Date: 20-21st May | How Much: £45 | Fundraising Target: £350 | Charity Places available: 24

How you can make an impact: £350 can help children in rural Sierra Leone get a better education, through equipping and refurbishing their classroom.

Why run Tough Mudder for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.
Join Team Street Child for Tough Mudder Midlands; charity places available

Click here to register your interest in taking part in Tough Mudder and in helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of Sierra Leone's children. Or get in touch: challenges@street-child.co.uk

 

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May
14
2:30pm 2:30pm

Leeds Half Marathon

Run the Leeds half marathon for Street Child - charity places available

The Plusnet Leeds Half Marathon

The Plusnet Leeds Half Marathon is one of the highlights of Leed's (and Yorkshire's!) sporting calendar. Join Team Street Child and challenge yourself over 13.1 miles in Leeds this May. Street Child have just 5 charity places available for this race so sign up now!

ABOUT THE LEEDS HALF MARATHON

What: A half marathon through Leeds | When: 14th May 2017 | Where: Leeds, Yorkshire | How Much: £28 | Fundraising Target: £350 | Charity Places available: 5

How You Can Make an Impact:

£350 - can equip and refurbish a whole classroom, giving children in rural Sierra Leone a better quality education.

Why run the Leeds Half Marathon for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in running for Street Child in the Leeds Half Marathon and help change the lives of Sierra Leone’s most vulnerable children. You can also get in touch by emailing us at: challenges@street-child.co.uk

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Apr
30
to May 1

The Milton Keynes Marathon Weekend

Charity places available in the Milton Keynes Marathon Weekend

THE MILTON KEYNES MARATHON WEEKEND

Street Child have a number of charity places available for Milton Keynes’ marathon weekend – from fun runs and 5ks to the spectacular 26.2 mile marathon the MK marathon has it all and is not to be missed.

MK Rocket 5K (30th April): A fast and easy 5km route this is a great race for new runners or anyone looking to smash their PBs this is a great opportunity to experience the buzz of the marathon without the extra mileage! 

Milton Keynes Marathon and Half Marathon: Consistently ranked as one of the UK's best marathons this course tracks through the picture-perfect villages and verdant canals that surround Milton Keynes and finishes in the spectacular Stadium MK. 

MK Super Hero Run: Get the full super hero experience and run, jog or walk around this short course. Super hero costume is obligatory!

ABOUT THE MK MARATHON WEEKEND:

What: Marathon, half marathon, 5k and fun run | Where: Milton Keynes | When: 30 April - 1st May 2017 | How much: £40 marathon / £28 half marathon / £16 5k / £10 Super Hero run | Fundraising target: £500 marathon / £350 half marathon /£150 5k & Super Hero run | Charity places available:  5 per distance

How You Can Make an Impact:

£500 - is enough to provide basic training for volunteer teachers in Northern Nigeria, where the humanitarian crisis has seen 19,000 teachers displaced.

£350 - can equip and refurbish a whole classroom, giving children in rural Sierra Leone a better quality education.

£250 – is enough to provide business support, training and a grant through our family business scheme and back-to-school supplies to enable a family to send their child back to school.

Why run in Milton Keynes for Street Child: 

We’ll be behind you every step of the way! When you fundraise with us you’ll get:

  • An exclusive Street Child running vest or t-shirt
  • Tailored training plans to help you go the distance
  • Our fundraising pack filled with ideas and activities
  • Regular newsletters with training tips and interesting stories
  • One-on-one support and mentoring from a member of our team
  • And… exclusive discount at Runner’s Need, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery for every Street Child fundraiser.

Click here to register your interest in a charity place running in Milton Keynes and helping Street Child make a difference in the lives of vulnerable children. Or get in touch at challenges@street-child.co.uk

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