Our runners mean the world to us – could you be one of them? Take on a 10K run for children with half a working heart and make a real difference for the families we support.

Charity places

Little Hearts Matter has guaranteed charity places in the events below. There is a minimum sponsorship target of £100 for 10K runs and we will be there with you every step of the way to help you reach your target.

Run for LHM and we will:

  • Provide you with your very own LHM running vest
  • Assist you with your training
  • Help you smash your fundraising target with LHM fundraising resources and advice

Edinburgh Marathon Festival 10K 2018

26 May 2018 Edinburgh

The 10K falls on the Saturday of the Edinburgh Marathon Festival weekend and runs through the stunning surroundings of Holyrood Park. Starting and finishing near Dynamic Earth, this route offers striking panoramic views of the city and Edinburgh Castle.

Little Hearts Matter has charity places in this run and we’d love you to be part of Team LHM! Apply by following the link to the right and we’ll be in touch soon to confirm your place.

Bournemouth Supersonic 10K 2017

7 October 2017 Bournemouth

The Supersonic 10K is a fantastic flat and fast course, great for setting a quick time or for a chance to take in the stunning Bournemouth coastline at your own pace. The Supersonic 10K route allows runners the rare opportunity to run along the iconic Bournemouth Pier, before finishing in the gorgeous Lower Gardens for a well-deserved ice cream!

Little Hearts Matter has charity places in this run and we’d love you to be part of Team LHM! Apply by following the link to the right and we’ll be in touch soon to confirm your place.

Scottish 10K 2017

24 September 2017 Edinburgh

Pancake flat & picturesque – the perfect 10K! You will follow the final section of the seriously flat and rapid Scottish Half Marathon route and run along the magnificent Golf Coast before finishing in the final furlong at Musselburgh Racecourse, Scotland’s oldest racecourse.

Little Hearts Matter has charity places in this run and we’d love you to be part of Team LHM! Apply by following the link to the right and we’ll be in touch soon to confirm your place.

Choose your own event

Can’t see a run you like, or want to take part in an event local to you? You can still fundraise for LHM! Choose any run you like, apply for your place directly with the organisers and then let us know so we can cheer you on through your training and support your fundraising.

There is no minimum sponsorship target for own place runners, just raise as much as you can!

Here are some ideas to get you started:

 

 

Great North 10K 2017

9 July 2017 Gateshead

The popular North East running event will return to Gateshead on Sunday 9 July, 2017, where thousands of participants will finish inside the iconic Gateshead International Stadium. The scenic route takes in sights along the Newcastle-Gateshead Quayside, including Sage Gateshead, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art and Gateshead Millennium Bridge.

Follow the link for more information or to apply for your own place. If you’re successful in gaining a place, be sure to let us know so we can cheer you on through your training and support you with your fundraising.

Bangor 10K 2017

7 October 2017 Rhyl

This race goes out to the coastline, into the magnificent Penrhyn Castle Estate then back to and along the Garth Pier over the Menai Straits, taking in views of Anglesey, Snowdonia and the surrounding North Wales coastline.

Follow the link for more information or to apply for your own place. If you’re successful in gaining a place, be sure to let us know so we can cheer you on through your training and support you with your fundraising.

Great Birmingham 10K 2017

30 April 2017 Birmingham

If music is your motivator, the Great Birmingham 10k is the perfect event for you.  Strut your stuff across the start line to the most popular tunes from the 70s, 80s, 90s or present day, then hit the streets to your favourite music for an electric party atmosphere that will keep you going as you walk, jog, run – or even dance – all the way to the finish line!

Follow the link for more information or to apply for your own place. If you’re successful in gaining a place, be sure to let us know so we can cheer you on through your training and support you with your fundraising.

Great Manchester 10K 2017

28 May 2017 Manchester

Take in the views of Manchester United’s Old Trafford stadium, the award-winning Imperial War Museum and The Lowry. You will also pass the famous cobbles of Coronation Street’s new set. The course is lined with supporters and bands to cheer you on to the finish line!

Follow the link for more information or to apply for your own place. If you’re successful in gaining a place, be sure to let us know so we can cheer you on through your training and support you with your fundraising.

Great Bristol 10K 2017

7 May 2017 Bristol

The course will take you under the iconic Clifton Suspension Bridge with spectacular views along the Avon Gorge before entering the city centre. With an electric atmosphere and famous Bristol welcome, your journey to the finish line will be truly special!

Follow the link for more information or to apply for your own place. If you’re successful in gaining a place, be sure to let us know so we can cheer you on through your training and support you with your fundraising.

Great Newham London Run 2017

2 July 2017 London

All runners get the chance to have their very own Olympic moment as they finish inside the Stadium and cross the famous finish line and running track, which saw Olympic greats Usain Bolt, Jessica Ennis-Hill and Mo Farah race in 2012.

Follow the link for more information or to apply for your own place. If you’re successful in gaining a place, be sure to let us know so we can cheer you on through your training and support you with your fundraising.

Questions?

If you’ve got any questions or just want to have a chat about running for LHM, don’t hesitate to give us a call on 0121 455 8982 or email info@lhm.org.uk.

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