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Runs, walks and sports events

Take on an exciting sporting challenge this year and help raise vital funds for people with hearing loss.

Take a look at our events below and call the team on 0207 296 8172 or email us at to find out more.

Scottish Half Marathon participants

Have you found your own event?

Run, swim or cycle for us! There are hundreds of fantastic sporting events, ranging from 5k runs to triathlons to open swims to bike rides throughout the UK and abroad. Why not apply for a place and take part in aid of Action on Hearing Loss?

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Join us for Operation: SKYRACE

Join us for Operation Skyrace. Your assignment – if you choose to accept it – is to stair climb and conquer the Heron Tower, the City of London’s tallest building, and discover the classified surprise stored at the top.

Big Fun Run 2015

The Big Fun Run is a series of 5k runs taking place in scenic parks across England from July to October 2015. Whether you're a seasoned runner or beginner, or if you want to get your family into running, this event is for you.

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Bath Skyline Sponsored Walk 4 October 2015

Save the date! Enjoy this 6-mile circular walk in the countryside above the beautiful city of Bath.

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Big Fun Run 10-11 October 2015 in Scotland

Big Fun Run is a series of 5k untimed runs staged within scenic settings throughout the UK from July to October 2015.

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JogScotland One BIG Weekend 10-11 October 2015

JogScotland One BIG Weekend is a series of timed 5k runs held in Glasgow on Saturday 10th October and Sunday 11th October. Run for Action on Hearing Loss Scotland and raise funds for the services we have in Scotland for deaf and hard of hearing people.

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Walk the Test Way 11 October 2015

Join us for this year’s early autumn walk through the stunning Test Valley.

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Blackpool Illuminations Night Walk 17 October 2015

Join our night walk along Blackpool's glittering Golden Mile and enjoy the electrifying Blackpool Illuminations

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Mens 10k 1 November 2015

The Men's 10k takes place in Edinburgh on Sunday 1st November. We are an affiliate partner so run for Action on Hearing Loss Scotland and raise money for the vital services we offer for deaf and hard of hearing people.

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Join us for the BIG DROP!

Are you brave enough to take on the challenge of abseiling 70m off the Mercure Cardiff Holland House Hotel?

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Supervnova Kelpies 7 November 2015

Take part in the Supernova 5k beside the iconic Kelpies in central Scotland to raise funds for Action on Hearing Loss.

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Hazelbank Santa Fun Run 6 December 2015

Embrace the festive season and bring your family along to our 1 mile santa fun run on December 6 2015.

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Hazelbank Run 6 December 2015

Following the success of our previous running events, we are hosting a 5 mile run at Hazelbank Park on Sunday 6 December 2015. Join us!

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Manchester United Santa Run

Attention Manchester United fans! Join our Santa Run this Christmas

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Virgin Money London Marathon April 2016

The Virgin Money London Marathon is one of the greatest running experiences in the world. By joining the Action on Hearing Loss team you will help us to fund the research that will find a cure for hearing loss within our lifetime.

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Belfast City Marathon 2016

Get your trainers on for one of the leading marathons in the UK and Ireland.

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Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2016

Take part in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival & raise vital funds for Action on Hearing Loss Scotland

Ben Nevis Challenge 2016

The Ben Nevis Charity Challenge is a team challenge set in the impressive Scottish Highlands. Join us today!

Nils Wieboldt from the finance team at Action on hearing loss holding up his bike in front of Buckingham Palace

RideLondon 2016

Guarantee your place in Britain's greatest cycling challenge! Join 25,000 fellow riders on 100 miles of traffic-free roads next summer in the Prudential RideLondon Surrey 100.