Sporting Challenges

Here at Metabolic Support UK, we are always inspired by your efforts to fundraise and take on some incredible sporting challenges to support us and allow us to provide vital services to families and patients with Inherited Metabolic Disorders.

If you’re looking to take on your next sporting challenge but are not sure what to do, take a look at a few suggestions we have for you here!

 

Chester

Metabolic Support UK HQ is based in the beautiful little city of Chester! Aside from the bustling little shops and amazing independent food scene, Chester and the nearby areas also offer some exciting sporting events, in which you can partake. If you’re local to Chester and would like to sign-up to an event near your favourite charity’s hometown, check out the events below!

Chester Ultra Run
Event: 29.02.2020

 

Chester 10k
Event: 8.03.2020

 

Liverpool Rock n Roll Half and Full Marathons
Event: 23.05.2020 – 24.05.2020

 

Cheshire Triathlon
Event: 17.05.2020

 

Chester Half Marathon
Event: 17.05.2020

 

Deva Triathlon
Event: TBC*
Registration: TBC*

 

Chester Dragon Boat Race
Event: TBC*

 

Liverpool Chester Bike Race
Event: 5.07.2020

 

Tough Mudder
Event: 7.09.2019 – 8.09.2019
Registration: Until 1.09.2019

 

Chester Marathon
Event: 6.10.2019
Registration: Until 1.10.2019

 

Hell Runner Up North
Event: 12.10.2019

 

Big Races Nationwide:

Although the UK may be a small country, we host some of the best sporting events in the world, not to mention the London Marathon and the epic Ride London! To see some of the biggest events you can join, take a look below!

Big Half:
Event: 1.03.2020

 

The London Marathon
Event: 26.04.2020
Registration: Apply for one our charity places here: https://www.metabolicsupportuk.org/london-marathon/*

 

RideLondon 100
Event: 16.08.2020
Registration: Until 3.01.2020 or until registration hits 80,000 applicants

 

Great North Run
Event: 08.09.2019
Registration: Sold Out for 2019*

 

Serpentine Swim
Event: 21.09.2019

 

Great South Run
Event: 20.10.2019

 

Marathon Majors:

If you’ve caught the Marathon bug, you may have your eyes set on completing the Marathon Majors challenges. See below the six Marathons included within the Marathon Majors challenge, which you can take on!

Tokyo
Event: 1.03.2020
Registration: 2.07.2019 – 30.08.2019

 

Paris Marathon
Event: 5.04.2020
Registration: Pre-registration open. Official registration open 4.09.2019*

 

Boston Marathon
Event: 20.04.2020
Registration: 9.09.2019 – 27.10.2019

 

London Marathon
Event: 26.04.2020
Registration: Sold Out for 2020 but apply for one our charity places here: https://www.metabolicsupportuk.org/london-marathon/*

 

Berlin Marathon
Event: 29.09.2019
Registration: Sold Out for 2019*

 

Chicago Marathon
Event: 13.10.2019
Registration: Sold Out for 2019*

 

New York Marathon
Event: 3.11.2019
Registration: Sold Out for 2019*

 

London Classics:

If you’re keen on triathlons and fancy trying your luck at three epic races to win a London Classics medal and to have your name featured in the London Classics Hall of Fame, sign-up to the following races and support your favourite charity along the way!

The London Marathon
Event: 26.04.2020
Registration: Sold Out for 2020 but apply for one our charity places here: https://www.metabolicsupportuk.org/london-marathon/*

 

RideLondon 100
Event: 16.08.2020
Registration: Until 3.01.2020 or until registration hits 80,000 applicants

 

Serpentine Swim
Event: 21.09.2019

 

We hope these sporting challenges provide you with some inspiration! For further support with finding the best sporting challenge for you or for information on how we can support you with your race, please contact Maggie, our Marketing and Fundraising Officer, on margaret@metabolicsupportuk.org or 0845 241 2173.

 

* We will update this page with the new registration and race dates for all races when these dates are released.