Can I walk the London winter run? Whether you sprint, run, walk, hop, skip or crawl it, it doesn’t matter how you complete the challenge, it’s suitable for all abilities. Who doesn’t love a bit of healthy competition and the chance to earn prizes?! It’s completely free to enter (there’s no catch or upgrade option etc).
What is run the month? Run the Month: Marathon Edition is a virtual challenge for runners of all abilities. Thousands of runners start the new year afresh and challenge themselves to run 26.2 miles over the month of January to help beat prostate cancer – a disease affecting 1 in 8 men in the UK.
Where is the London winter run? Beginning in Trafalgar Square, at Nelson’s Column and ending at Big Ben, this route will take runners through the heart of London.
How many people run the London winter run? The event is delivered in partnership with Cancer Research UK, and has already seen over 100,000 people take part and over 4 million raised for life-saving cancer research.