Choose or organise your own event
Can't find an event to suit you in our directory? You can choose or organise your own and support Parkinson's UK - and we'll be there to support you.
Choose your own run
There's hundreds of running events all over the world where you can run for Parkinson's UK. If you get your own place in a race, let us know so we can help you with your fundraising and give you a breathable running vest.
Races in the UK
If you already have your own place in a UK run, please complete our online registration form (via Active Network):
If you already have your own place in a run abroad, please complete our online registration form (via Active Network):
Looking for a race?
Choose a race distance that's right for you: 5K, 10K, half marathon (13.1 miles) or even a marathon (26.2 miles).
If you can't see anything suitable on our running page then have a look at the websites below. They also have heaps of training information and running tips if you're unsure where to start:
Choose your own cycling event
Planning to take part in a cycling event and fundraise for us?
Once you've chosen your challenge let us know by filling in and sending back our Cycling registration form (PDF, 260KB).
Once we receive your form we'll send you:
- a cycling fundraising pack with lots of useful information and advice
- your Parkinson's UK cycling top
We can also provide you with other fundraising materials, such as banners and collecting tins.
Choose your own challenge
Choose your own amazing adventure to a destination of your choice, on a date that suits you!
- Dates: Over 130 departure dates each year
- Locations: More than 25 destinations
- Sponsorship options: Choose between minimum sponsorship: where you pay a deposit and raise a specific amount in sponsorship, or self-funder: where you personally pay the full challenge cost and then raise as much as you can.
Whatever adventure you choose, you'll meet a diverse group of people and leave with great friends.
If you've already signed up for your challenge, please complete and return one of our online registration forms so we can support you.
You'll receive a fundraising pack, sponsorship forms and a T-shirt or cycling top. And we'll be there to support you every step of the way through your training and fundraising.
Choose your own walk
Go a step further for people with Parkinson’s and choose your own walk.
Creating a walk of your own is a brilliant way to have fun with your friends, family and colleagues.
Whether it's a gentle stroll with a few friends or a hike up a mountain with a hundred others, whatever you raise helps us to continue our vital work!
Download your free pack
We've got everything you need to plan a sponsored walk, including:
- guidelines and instructions
- a poster to promote your walk
- a risk assessment template
- sponsorship forms
- a walk reply form
We can also send you your very own Walk for Parkinson’s T-shirt to wear on the day so people can see why you are walking – please drop us a line on [email protected] or call 020 7963 3912 to request one.
For more inspiration the following websites have a comprehensive list of walking routes and trails across the UK:
Rather take part in an organised walk?
If you'd rather not create your own walking event, we have a wide range of organised walking events across the UK that you can take part in.
Get in touch
For more information about organising your own walk, get in touch at [email protected] or call 020 7963 3912.
Any questions? Contact us
If you have any questions, give the Events team a call on 020 7963 9305 or email [email protected].
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