Take on a challenge



From walks, to runs, to cycles, there are plenty of opportunities to join a team of brave challengers and fundraise for South London Cares to help tackle isolation and loneliness across Southwark and Lambeth.

Check out what we've got coming up in the next few months below ❤️


Rough Runner


Rough Runner is an obstacle course challenge, combining distance running with a variety of unique obstacles like sweeper arms, giant pigeon battles, big balls and yes, The Travelator!

Rough Runner is back in the city, and this year they have and awesome new spot south of the river: in Morden ParkA few minutes from Morden underground station, You’ll get a beautiful run, featuring a full range of massive, awesome obstacles through perfect parkland, with amazing views of the city skyline.

You can choose to run either the 5km course, or the 10km course.

When: Saturday 5th October 2019
Registration: N/A
Minimum fundraising target: £100


Royal Parks Half Marathon


One of London's most iconic half marathons, the Royal Parks Half Marathon's stunning 13.1 mile route takes in the capital’s world-famous landmarks on closed roads, and four of London’s eight Royal Parks – Hyde Park, The Green Park, St James’s Park and Kensington Gardens. Be one of the 16,000 runners to take on this year's epic challenge. 

When: October 13th 2019
Registration: £15
Minimum fundraising target: £350
FFI: https://royalparkshalf.com/



Santa in the City


Santa in the City is London's iconic 5k Santa Run.  Back again in 2018 this Santa Run is the only event where you'll run past some of the most iconic locations in the world, dressed as a santa! It is the perfect way to get you, your friends and family into the London festive spirit. Get a team together and join us (no reindeer needed) 🎄

When: Thursday 5th December 2019
Registration: n/a
Minimum fundraising target: £65 
FFI: https://santainthecity.co.uk


MARCH 2020

London Landmarks Half Marathon

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Back for its third year, the London Landmarks Half Marathon is a closed road, central London run and is the only half marathon to go through both the City of London and City of Westminster. The event is not your average half marathon! From cultural landmarks and heritage to the city's quirky and hidden secrets, runner get to explore the capital on a route like no other!

When: Sunday 29th March 2019
Registration: £15
Minimum fundraising target: £350 


APRIL 2020

Brighton Marathon

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With over 11,500 finishers in the Marathon, Brighton Marathon is the UK’s second largest marathon.

Renowned for its buzzing atmosphere and roaring crowd support, the race starts in Preston Park and the route takes in the best of the city past many stunning and famous landmarks such as the Royal Pavilion, the Pier, the Bandstand and the Peace Statue before finishing on the Seafront. Crowds line the entire route, making Brighton Marathon one of the most atmospheric marathon routes in the world.

When: Sunday 19th April 2020
Registration: £15
Minimum fundraising target: £450 

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