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Royal Parks Half Marathon

Sunday 11 April 2021
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London
The stunning 13.1-mile route takes in the capital’s world-famous landmarks on closed roads, and four of London’s eight Royal Parks. The Royal Parks Half Marathon is the first and only one of its kind in central London.
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Great Birmingham Run

Sunday 10 October 2021
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Birmingham
This half marathon in England’s second city gets underway in the heart of Birmingham in New Street with course taking in some of Birmingham’s most iconic areas.
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Great North Run

Sunday 12 September 2021
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Newcastle
Join us for the World's greatest half marathon! Take on the famous 13.1-mile course between Newcastle upon Tyne and South Shields.
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Great South Run

Sunday 17 October 2021
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Portsmouth
A legendary Trust favourite. Take part in Europe's greatest 10-mile road race.
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Do your own event

Whenever!
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Wherever!
Want to sign up for an event not on our list or organise your own? That’s great! Is there an iconic or local event you have alway wanted to do? Have you got a brilliant idea to get lots of people involved? Let us know!
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Join us at CarFest 2021!

The Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust is looking forward to celebrating CarFest's 10th Birthday in 2021!

Created by TV and Radio personality Chris Evans to help raise funds for UK Children’s charities, CarFest is the biggest family fundraising festival in the UK – raising over £16 million to date. As a charity partner since 2019, the Trust receives 10% of the funds raised from these events.

There are three CarFest events in 2021...

  • Retro Carfest - 18-20 June at Bicester Heritage, Oxfordshire
  • Camp CarFest North - 23-25 July, Bolesworth Estate, Cheshire
  • Camp CarFest South - 27-29 August, Laverstoke Park Farm, Hampshire
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Nathaniel's Story

"I feel like I’ve grown a lot. It might sound weird, but after those four days sailing, I feel at peace."

Diagnosed with Lymphoma in 2004 when he was six, Nathaniel is still discovering long-term impacts of recovery. “When I was 14 I fractured my knee and didn’t know, but it was down to vitamin D deficiency. On this trip, I found out steroids can make your bones brittle. It’s not like I’m all cured.”

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