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This page has information about opportunities to raise money for the Royal Hospital by running in a local race.
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There are plenty of organised runs taking place in Merseyside for all abilities. We are sure that with so much variety on offer we will be able to find the running event for you.
We offer free race places to all runners who pledge to raise a minimum of £250.
If you have secured your own place in a running event and would like to raise funds for your new Royal, please get in touch.
We would love to hear from you and send you a fundraising race pack!
Saturday 12th May 2018
Are you ready to be a Born Survivor?
Born Survivor's not your average trail run or obstacle event. It’s designed to be tough and testing and it may just break you! You'll have to be physically fit and mentally prepared to cope with the challenges and endure the suffering of one of the UK’s finest obstacle courses! We also encourage teamwork, so why not get your friends and family to join you for a day out in the mud?
Enter your team today!
Registration is just £30 with R Charity
Minimum team fundraising target applies.
(Please note, you must be at least 18-years old on the event date to take part in Born Survivor)
The event takes place in Capesthorne Hall near Manchester.
As well as all the Born Survivor goodies on the day, as part of R team you'll receive:
• An official R Charity t-shirt
• Full support and guidance from our fundraising team
• Fundraising pack, packed with goodies and training information
• An amazing, muddy and fun day out that you'll never forget!
Liverpool Rock N Roll 5K/ Half Marathon/ Marathon
Saturday 19-20th May 2018
The Rock ‘n’ Roll Liverpool Marathon and 1/2 returns 19th May. There’s loads to love with these eventful races- Saturday hosts the 5K, two-day Health & Fitness Expo and the half marathon and marathon events on Sunday. It’s an action packed weekend you really don’t want to miss - more music, more medals, more fun and more runners than last year. Come and join us and be a Royal Runner!
Sunday 2nd December 2018 - 9.30am start
The Liverpool Santa Dash is a 5K FUN RUN and the suggested minimum age for entry is 15 years on event day. If you are under 15 years of age then you can still be entered with parental consent. The paper entry form simply asks for a signature. The online entry facility accepts that you automatically give your permission for entries under 15.
The Mini Dash is a short 1 Kilometre fun run for children aged 12 and under. The Mini Dash starts in Castle Street at approximately 11.00am when the 5K runners are back. Entries are limited to 750.
Santa suits are provided as part of the entry fee for both 5K and Mini Dash runs, and the suit is yours to keep after completion of the race!
Here are a few of the races available in the North West...
Join our team to receive your fundraising race pack, containing:
- R Charity t-shirt
- Top fundraising tips & fundraising ideas
- Personalised posters and sweep stake game
Why Run for the Royal?
- Great way to support R New Royal appeal
- Get fit whilst supporting a good cause
- The fundraising team will help you every step of the way
R Charity : a registered charity
R Charity (Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust Charitable Funds) is a registered charity, charity number 1047988. Registration with the Charity Commission means we must maintain clear accounting records and prepare annual accounts. We must also prepare a trustees’ annual report to accompany our accounts. This is very important to us as it ensures all our activities and finances are transparent and scutinized by the Charity Commission as well as a independent auditor.
Details of the charity can be found on the Charity Commission website here. Simply click on the Search for a Charity page and then enter the charity number (1047988) into the Charity Search Box and you will be guided to the R Charity details.