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 our team of 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!
Did you feel inspired by our runners this year? The IPF have guaranteed places available for the race in 2017!
As well as the usual Rugby Runner support, you'll also be invited to our Post-Race Reception straight after the race for food, celebrations and a well deserved massage!
Not only that, but you will also be invited to our Rugby Runners Training Day at Twickenham Stadium, where you'll get to visit the new England changing room and have a training session around the pitch too!
Secure Your Place for 2017 – Guaranteed Charity Entry
Simply apply using our application form to enter the IPF ballot for one of our guaranteed places.
Fundraising Pledge: £2,000
Registration fee: £50
The public ballot for 2017 opens on Monday 2nd May 2016 and closes on Friday 6th May 2016 at 5pm.
If you are successful in the public ballot we would love you to join the Rugby Runners Team! 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)
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 joining our team of Rugby Runners simply register for your place and then get training!
Fundraising Pledge: £99 Registration fee: £20
For a limited period you can secure your own place directly through the race organisers and simply join the IPF Rugby Runners team by registering 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
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:
|Great Edinburgh Run||10miles||17-04-2016||Edinburgh||Run|
|Sunderland City Run||Half-marathon & 10km||01-05-2016||Sunderland||Run|
|Milton Keynes Marathon||Marathon||02-05-2016||Milton Keynes||Run|
|Great Manchester Run||10km||22-05-2016||Manchester||Run|
|London to Brighton Challenge||100km, 50km & 25km||28/29-05-2016||London & Brighton||Walk, Run|
|Vitality London 10,000||10km||30-05-2016||London||Run|
|South Coast Challenge||100km, 50km & 25km||27/28-08-2016||Eastbourne to Arundel||Walk, Run|
|Great North 10k||10km||03-07-2016||Gateshead||Run|
|Wales Marathon||Marathon & Half-marathon||10-07-2016||Tenby, Pembrokeshire||Run|
|Great North 5k||10km||10-09-2016||Newcastle||Run|
|Great North Run||Half-marathon||11-09-2016||Newcastle||Run|
|Thames Path Challenge||100km, 50km & 25km||10/11-09-2016||River Thames||Walk, Run|
|Run to the Beat||10km||Returning in 2017||London||Run|
|Bristol Half Marathon||Half-marathon||25-09-2016||Bristol||Run|
|Robin Hood Marathon||Marathon & Half-marathon||25-09-2016||Nottingham||Run|
|Great Yorkshire Run||10km||TBC||Sheffield||Run|
|Windsor Half Marathon||Half-marathon||25-09-2016||Windsor, London||Run|
|Great Scottish Run||10k & Half-marathon||1/2-10-2016||Glasgow||Run|
|Cardiff Half Marathon||Half-marathon||TBC October 2016||Cardiff||Run|
|Royal Parks Half Marathon||Half-marathon||09-10-2016||London||Run|
|Great Birmingham run||Half-marathon||16-10-2016||Birmingham||Run|
|Great South Run||10miles & 5km||23-10-2016||Portsmouth||Run|
|New York Marathon||Marathon||06-11-2016||New York, USA||Run|
|Virgin London Marathon||Marathon||24-04-2016||London||Run|
|TRIATHLON / MULTI-EVENT|
|Stratford 220||Triathlon||08-05-2016||Stratford-upon-Avon||Swim/ Bike/ Run|
|Henley-on-Thames Triathlon||Triathlon||05-06-2016||Henley-on-Thames||Swim/ Bike/ Run|
|South Coast Triathlon||Triathlon||09-07-2016||Sussex||Swim/ Bike/ Run|
|Birmingham Triathlon||Triathlon||24-07-2016||Birmingham||Swim/ Bike/ Run|
|London Triathlon||Triathlon||6/7-08-2016||London||Swim/ Bike/ Run|
|Blenheim Triathlon||Triathlon||4/5-06-2016||Oxfordshire||Swim/ Bike/ Run|
|Coast to Coast||100 miles+||10/11-09-2016||Scotland||Run/ Bike/ Boat|
|North West Triathlon||Triathlon||11-09-2016||Cheshire||Swim/ Bike/ Run|
|RUNS & OBSTACLES|
|Tough Mudder - London West||10 mile assault course||30-04-2016||Henley-on-Thames||Run/ Obstacles|
|Rat Race Dirty Weekend||20 mile (200 obstacle) & 13 mile assault course||07-05-2016||Burghley, East Mids||Run/ Obstacles|
|Tough Mudder – Midlands||10 mile assault course||21/22-05-2016||Northamptonshire||Run/ Obstacles|
|Tough Mudder - Yorkshire||10 mile assault course||6/7-08-2016||Skipton||Run/ Obstacles|
|Tough Mudder – South West||10 mile assault course||20/21-08-2016||Cirencester||Run/ Obstacles|
|Spartan - London||13km & 5km assault course||04-09-2016||London||Run/ Obstacles|
|Spartan - Cambridge||5km assault course||05-09-2016||Cambridge||Run/ Obstacles|
|Tough Mudder – North West||10 mile assault course||10/11-09-2016||Cheshire||Run/ Obstacles|
|Survival of the Fittest - Nottingham||10km assault course||15-10-2016||Nottingham||Run/ Obstacles|
|Spartan Beast - London||20km assault course||04-09-2016||London||Run/ Obstacles|
|Tough Mudder - London South||10 mile assault course||24/25-09-2016||Winchester||Run/ Obstacles|
|Survival of the Fittest - Manchester||10km assault course||05-11-2016||Manchester||Run/ Obstacles|
|Survival of the Fittest - London||10km assault course||23-07-2016||London||Run/ Obstacles|
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