Run for REDRESS
Are you a keen runner? You can take part in a sponsored run to raise money for REDRESS’ work on behalf of torture survivors.
REDRESS' guaranteed spots for sporting events
REDRESS has guaranteed spots for various running events, for people who want to make a difference to the lives of torture survivors by fundraising for our work:
- Virgin Money London Marathon (26.2 miles) 23 April 2017 [no spots available]
- London Legal Walk (6.2 miles) 22 May 2017 [get involved]
- Virgin Sport Westminster (the new British 10K) (6.2 miles) 9 July 2017 [10 spots available]
- Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon (13.1 miles) 8 October 2017 [3 spots available]
If you are interested in taking one of our spots, please get in touch here.
Haven't been successful in securing your own place for those events? You can still join the REDRESS team, without having to commit to a minimum level of sponsorship. Get in touch and you will be given a REDRESS t-shirt!
Other sporting events
You can also raise money in support of our work by securing your own place to any sporting event of your choice.
Examples of major races, triathlons and swimming events can be found below for inspiration! You can find more information about each of them, including on how to register, by clicking on each of the links:
A great chance to get your heart racing
Super Nova (London) 1 April 2017
Second Sunday (Wimbledon Common) 9 April 2017
A brave adventure in a variety of locations
The Vitality British (London) Spring, 2017
The Great Women's 10k (Glasgow) 4 June 2017
Men's 10k (Edinburg) 5 November 2017
Push yourself with your next amazing challenge
Vitality North London (London) 12 March 2017
Bath Half Marathon (Bath) 12 March 2017
Great Scottish Run (Glasgow) 1 October 2017
Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon (London) 8 October 2017
A great experience that you won't forget
Brighton Marathon Weekend 7-9 April 2017
NN Marathon Rotterdam 8-9 April 2017
Schneider Electric Paris Marathon (Paris) 9 April 2017
Edinburgh Marathon 27-28 May 2017
Berlin Marathon (Berlin) 24 September 2017
SSE Airtricity (Dublic City) 29 October 2017
Obstacle course events:
Tough Mudder, London West (5 and 10-12 miles) 29 April, 6-7 May 2017
Tough Mudder, Midlands (5 and 10-12 miles) 13, 20 and 21 May 2017
Wolf Run (various locations) 8-9 April, 3-4 June, 2-3 September and 4-5 November 2017
Human Race Windsor Triathlon 18 June 2017
The Fred Whitton Challenge 7 May 2017
Ride London 28-30 July 2017
Great Manchester Swim Date July 2017
Great North Swim 10 June 2017
Great London Swim TBA 2017
If you would like to participate in these or other events for REDRESS, please do get in touch here.
If sport is not for you, please help us spread the word to friends who might be interested!