Running, cycling and triathlon events in the Market Harborough area

Join us for a half marathon, 10k and 1 mile fun run


Harborough Building Society Carnival of running

10th June 2017

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Try a Tri, Sprint and Bridge options to cater for all levels of fitness and experience


Archway Health Triathlon

3rd September 2017

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Outrun the zombies – save the world!

Armourgeddon Zombie Run

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A 5 mile run at night or dawn to raise money for Movember.

Tunnel Vision Night Run

16th-17th November 2017

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Get in the Christmas Spirit and join hundreds of Santas in Welland 


Snap Fitness Santa Run 

10th December 2017

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50k, 100k or 100mile Sportive 

Fun family trail ride

NFU Festival of Cycling
April 2018
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Are you up for the challenge?

Whatever your level of fitness or experience we’ve got something for you. We want to provide newcomers to each sport, an achievable goal and help them reach to reach it. We want to provide quality local athletes with interesting challenges. We want as many people as possible to use these challenges as opportunities to raise money for charities that matter to them. We’ll do our bit and donate money from your entry fees too. Finally, we want to create sustainable events that make the local community proud to support.

As each event gets closer, we will be running free support sessions for entrants. We will post details on here, nearer to the time.

To find out more about any of the events, just click any of the links below.


On the day of the famous Market Harborough carnival, take part in: the 1 mile fun run, 10K run, a demanding half marathon or enter as a team of 4 and take on the relay challenge with your friends and family.

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A worthwhile 5 mile run along the countryside outskirts of Lutterworth, raising money for Dementia related charities, on Sunday 9th of July 2017.

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Partake in 1 of the 3 Harborough triathlons on Sunday 3rd of September 2017. Try a Tri; 200m swim/11.5K bike/2.5K run. Sprint distance; 400m/23K bike/5K run. The Bridge(NEW!); 600m swim/34.5K bike/ 7.5K run.

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In the middle of November 2017, the night and dawn 5 miles run through the old Great Oxendon tunnels takes place. Participate in the evening or morning run, or if you’re brave enough, run night and dawn…

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The world has been overrun with zombies. Your mission is to out-run and out-smart them over a 4-mile course and save the world. You must prepare to save all humanity as we know it. Mission date: October 2017.

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What better way to start off the festive period than a 2K or 5K fun run around Welland park dressed as Santa for a great cause, supporting the Squires Effect.

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The most supreme cycle sportive in the Market Harborough district. 50K, 100K and 100 mile events plus a Children’s skills workshop. Next event coming in 2018

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