You can join Team Rugby Runners in some of the UK's best races and receive fantastic support like our annual training day at Twickenham Stadium (where you can run around the pitch!), Training Guides and a Team Rugby Runners pack with fundraising advice and an IPF running vest.
If you’ve already secured your place in a race that’s fantastic! All you need to do now is to register for team rugby runners.
The IPF has a number of guaranteed charity places in some of the UK's best races:
Or see our race suggestions to find a race for you
Congratulations to all our runners in 2013, and thank you for helping the IPF by raising so much to help support seriously injured players and fund 1st aid kit for clubs.
You can emulate them in 2014 and run 10k through the heart of some of London's best tourist attractions and along part of the 2012 Olympic marathon route! A wonderful atmosphere is created by the crowd and the thousands of fellow runners.
If you are interested in the 2014 event the IPF can guarantee you a place in this fantastic race, simply register your interest here and then get training!
Fundraising Pledge: £299 Registration fee: £35
If you have secured your own place you can join the IPF Rugby Runners team by registering for the team and we'll send you out your Rugby Runners team pack inclusing an IPF running top!
Fundraising Pledge: As much as you can! Registration fee: None
Congratulations to all our runners who ran the 2013 London Marathon - helping to raise £40,000 for the IPF! You can see photos from the race on our news page.
Goodluck to our team of over 30 rugby runners in this year's race. If you have your own place in the race you can still join the team. Every team member receives a free IPF running top, support all the way and a much deserved post-race party (with a massage) at the end of the race! Simply register for the team when your place has been confirmed.
Fundraising Pledge: As much as you can! Registration fee: None (Simply purchase your own race entry)
You can join Team Rugby Runners if you’ve secured your own place in any race, please simply let us know by registering for the team and we'll send you out your Rugby Runners team pack.
Here are some suggested races:
|Liverpool Half Marathon||Half-marathon||23-03-2014||Liverpool||Run|
|Greater Manchester Marathon||Marathon||06-04-2014||Manchester||Run|
|Virgin London Marathon||Marathon||13-04-2014||London||Run|
|Great Edinburgh Run||10miles||27-04-2014||Edinburgh||Run|
|Sunderland City Run||Half-marathon & 10km||04-05-2014||Sunderland||Run|
|Milton Keynes Marathon||Marathon||05-05-2014||Milton Keynes||Run|
|Great Manchester Run||10km||18-05-2014||Manchester||Run|
|London to Brighton Challenge||100km, 50km & 25km||24-25-May-14||London & Brighton||Walk, Run|
|Bupa London 10,000||10km||26-05-2014||London||Run|
|Grand Union Challenge||100km, 50km & 25km||28-29-Jun-14||London & Chilterns||Walk, Run|
|Great North 10k||10km||13-07-2014||Gateshead||Run|
|Wales Marathon||Marathon & Half-marathon||13-07-2014||Tenby, Pembrokeshire||Run|
|Great North 5k||10km||06-09-2014||Newcastle||Run|
|Great North Run||Half-marathon||07-09-2014||Newcastle||Run|
|Thames Path Challenge||100km, 50km & 25km||13-14-Sep-14||River Thames||Walk, Run|
|Bristol Half Marathon||Half-marathon||21-09-2014||Bristol||Run|
|Robin Hood Marathon||Marathon & Half-marathon||28-09-2014||Nottingham||Run|
|Great Yorkshire Run||10km||28-09-2014||Sheffield||Run|
|Windsor Half Marathon||Half-marathon||28-09-2014||Windsor, London||Run|
|Run to the Beat||Half-marathon||tbc-Sep-14||London||Run|
|Great Scottish Run||Half-marathon & 10km||05-10-2014||Glasgow||Run|
|Cardiff Half Marathon||Half-marathon||05-10-2014||Cardiff||Run|
|Royal Parks Half Marathon||Half-marathon||12-10-2014||London||Run|
|Great Birmingham run||Half-marathon||19-10-2014||Birmingham||Run|
|Great South Run||10miles & 5km||26-10-2014||Portsmouth||Run|
|New York Marathon||Marathon||02-11-2014||New York, USA||Run|
|TRIATHLON / MULTI-EVENT|
|Stratford 220||Triathlon||11-05-2014||Stratford-upon-Avon||Swim/ Bike/ Run|
|Henley-on-Thames Triathlon||Triathlon||22-06-2014||Henley-on-Thames||Swim/ Bike/ Run|
|South Coast Triathlon||Triathlon||05-07-2014||Sussex||Swim/ Bike/ Run|
|Birmingham Triathlon||Triathlon||20-07-2014||Birmingham||Swim/ Bike/ Run|
|London Triathlon||Triathlon||2-3-Sep-14||London||Swim/ Bike/ Run|
|Blenheim Triathlon||Triathlon||7-8-Sep-14||Oxfordshire||Swim/ Bike/ Run|
|Coast to Coast||100 miles+||13-14-Sep-14||Scotland||Run/ Bike/ Boat|
|North West Triathlon||Triathlon||14-09-2014||Cheshire||Swim/ Bike/ Run|
|RUNS & OBSTACLES|
|Tough Mudder - London West||10 mile assault course||26-27-Apr-14||Henley-on-Thames||Run/ Obstacles|
|Rat Race Dirty Weekend||20 mile (200 obstacle) & 13 mile assault course||10-05-2014||Burghley, East Mids||Run/ Obstacles|
|Tough Mudder – Midlands||10 mile assault course||12-13-Jul-14||Northamptonshire||Run/ Obstacles|
|Tough Mudder - Yorkshire||10 mile assault course||2-3-Aug-14||Skipton||Run/ Obstacles|
|Tough Mudder – South West||10 mile assault course||16-17-Aug-14||Cirencester||Run/ Obstacles|
|Spartan - London||13km & 5km assault course||30-31-Aug-14||London||Run/ Obstacles|
|Spartan - Cambridge||5km assault course||07-09-2014||Cambridge||Run/ Obstacles|
|Tough Mudder – North West||10 mile assault course||13-14-Sep-14||Cheshire||Run/ Obstacles|
|Spartan - Yorkshire||5km assault course||28-09-2014||Ripon, Yorkshire||Run/ Obstacles|
|Survival of the Fittest - Nottingham||10km assault course||11-10-2014||Nottingham||Run/ Obstacles|
|Spartan Beast - London||20km assault course||11-10-2014||London||Run/ Obstacles|
|Tough Mudder - London South||10 mile assault course||25-26-Oct-14||Winchester||Run/ Obstacles|
|Survival of the Fittest - Manchester||10km assault course||01-11-2014||Manchester||Run/ Obstacles|
|Survival of the Fittest - London||10km assault course||22-11-2014||London||Run/ Obstacles|
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