Whether you are a regular runner or a complete beginner, there are lots of opportunities to race and raise money for the BTO. Races of all lengths take place throughout the country during the year. To find an event near you take a look at the Runners World Website or take a look below for events organised on behalf of BTO.
Breckland Forest Marathon 2018, Norfolk
runbreckland [at] btinternet.com (subject: Breckland%20Forest%20Marathon) (Run Breckland) are organising the 2nd Breckland Forest Marathon on Sunday 22nd April, the same day as the London Marathon, for those wishing for a more tranquil event. Starting from BTO's HQ in Thetford, Norfolk, you can choose to run a full or half marathon through areas of Thetford Forest. Profits from the event will support BTO's work. Entry is £20 or £25 depending on the event. This event is now fully booked.
Brighton Marathon - A runner's view
Mark is a keen birder and took up one of BTO's places in the Brighton Marathon 2013.Not only that, he was doing a second marathon just eight days later! That deserves some praise! He said:
Once you have a place in your event, just contact us and we can then provide you with personalised sponsorship forms and promotional material. You can also set up an online fundraising page at:
Justgiving: Set up a personalised page where people can donate an amount of their choosing to your cause.
If you would like to raise funds for BTO by taking part in a running event please get in contact. You can email fundraising [at] bto.org or contact Rachel Gostling on 01842 750050.