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London – Top Events Near You in 2020

Chomping at the bit to start fundraising but not sure how? Find an event in London from our pick of the best in 2020.

Cancer Research UK London Winter Run – 09.02.20

Conquer the winter cold and run this iconic 10k through the closed-road streets of central London. Starting from Trafalgar Square, run through the heart of the Capital, taking in its most stunning landmarks along the way plus loads of wintery surprises – party with penguins, hug a polar bear, and enjoy live music, during and after the run.

London Marathon – 26.04.20

The 2020 London Marathon will take place on Sunday 26 April 2020. The theme of this year’s race is #ThanksaBillion – celebrating an extraordinary landmark as the amount of money raised for charity by the London Marathon since 1981 breaks £1,000,000,000.

London to Paris Cycle – May/June/July/August/September 2020

Cycling from London to Paris is by far one of the best fundraising events in Europe; a truly inspirational experience. .The pièce de résistance of this cycle challenge will be a spectacular view of the Eiffel Tower, which marks your finish line.

London 2 Brighton Challenge – 23.05.20

Sign up to this world-class event that takes you from city to coast, passing through beautiful Sussex countryside. Riding over the finish line to cheers, you’ll continue the celebrations at the Beach village where you can share the triumph of conquering the London to Brighton Bike Ride with your friends, family and fellow riders.

London Landmarks Half Marathon – 29.03.20

London Landmarks Half Marathon 2020. 10,000 runners will start on Pall Mall and finish by Downing Street taking-in fabulous views of London’s most iconic landmarks including Big Ben, St Paul’s Cathedral, Nelson’s Column, the Gherkin, the Shard, the Tower of London and the London Eye along the way.

ASICS London 10K – 25.07.20

The Asics London 10K course is a special one; you’ll get to weave your way through the very heart of London, running along the Embankment, passing by Big Ben, cruising next to Trafalgar Square, and darting past Westminster Abbey. The run is along closed roads, lined with an enthusiastic crowd, giving it a marathon atmosphere but over a much shorter distance.

London to Amsterdam Cycle – 10.06.20

Cycle from the heart of the UK to Amsterdam via the beautiful city of Bruges on this amazing charity bike ride challenge of a lifetime.

Kew Gardens 10k – 10.06.20

Welcome to London’s flattest course, all on-road and path inside Kew Gardens. The entire course will be fully marshalled. Marshalls are volunteers so please say thanks to these amazing people as you take in the view.

The Vitality Big Half – 01.03.20

London’s most exciting half-marathon returns for 2020. The event, which starts close to the Tower of London and finishes at the Cutty Sark, was created to celebrate London’s diversity and inspire more people to get active and take up running. More than 11,000 runners of all ages, backgrounds and abilities took part in 2018, and were led from the front by Sir Mo Farah.

The London Triathlon – 08.08.20

Attracting over 11,000 participants and 30,000 spectators each year, this iconic triathlon has become a must-do event in the sporting calendar. With a variety of distances, routes and wave categories to choose from, the event caters for athletes of all levels, from first-time triathletes to Olympic champions – everyone is welcome at the London Triathlon.

Tough Mudder – London West – 09.05.20

8-10 miles of muddy madness, stacked with 25 epic obstacles and 10 new or updated obstacles on each and every course!

Even better, when you book your place through Give as you Live Online, Tough Mudder will donate 2.5% of your entry fee to your chosen charity to get your fundraising off to a great start!

Ready to start fundraising? With Give as you Live Donate you can set up a FREE fundraising page to collect donations from friends, family and colleagues. You can also collect donations from over 4,300 retailers when you shop online, at no cost to you!

If you’ve already found your festive fundraising event, or need a bit more inspo, head over to our Event Selector to start making your FREE fundraising page.

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