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English Heritage Challenge Events

Help support English Heritage and challenge yourself by signing up for a charity running place. Play your part in giving England’s heritage a future and help over 400 places safeguard their stories. 

From us you can expect:

  • Regular training and fundraising support from our fundraising team
  • An English Heritage running vest
  • The opportunity to come and celebrate with us at one of our local historic sites at the end of your challenge

AJ Bell Great North Run - 10 September 2023

Famous for its inclusive atmosphere, unbeatable on-route entertainment and warm Geordie welcome, Great North Run magic can be hard to understand – until you’ve experienced it for yourself on the Newcastle to South Shields route.

The Red Arrows will be back for their Tyne Bridge flypast and display at South Shields and Eilish McColgan has confirmed she will return, for her first competitive race on the iconic city to sea course.


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The AJ Bell Great South Run - 15 October 2023

The AJ Bell Great South Run is a popular 10-miler, with inspiring history, salty air and glorious sea views guaranteed. Portsmouth’s supporters will keep your spirits and motivation up the whole way round, with blaring music, cheers, high fives all part of the incredible experience. Plus, there’s a medal, exclusive finisher t-shirt and bragging rights at the finish line. There’s a reason 99% of runners say they’d recommend it to a friend – lots of reasons, in fact.

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