Events

Take part in a fundraising event and have fun while helping your hospitals!

There are all sorts of events to enjoy. Take a look at the list below to find something that tickles your fancy.

Additionally, if you would like to host your own event for BSUH Charity, get in touch for tips, tricks and support. You can contact us on charity@bsuh.nhs.uk or 01273 665102.

Bright 10

15 October 2017
Distance: 10 km
Location: Brighton

The Bright10 is one of the friendliest running events in the south east, welcoming runners of all abilities to the iconic seafront of Brighton and Hove.

Official webpage
Registration link

Hove Prom 10k

29 October 2017, 10 am
Distance: 10 km
Location: Hove Promenade

The course is two flat and fast laps along the promenade. There are kilometre markers and marshals along the route.

Official webpage
Further information

Brighton Half Marathon

25 February 2018
Distance: 13.1 miles
Location: Brighton

FREE Charity places! To receive the exclusive registration link, participants are only asked to raise £175 for any department/ward at BSUH NHS Trust.

Over the past 27 years the race has grown in numbers and stature and it is now one of the largest running events in the south east and a significant fundraising event for many worthy charities and causes.

Official webpage
Contact Us

Other running events

You can view a comprehensive calendar of running events to find the event that suits you.

Brighton and Hove Triathlon

17 September 2017
Location: Hove Lawns, Brighton
Official webpage
Registration link

About
After a fantastic first year’s event with 1,000 entrants, the Brighton and Hove Triathlon returns on Sunday 17 September 2017. The race will see participants take on the challenge of a sea swim (which was a mill pond for the 2016 event), a scenic cycle along the seafront on the closed road cycle leg and flat run along the iconic beach lined promenade.

Co-ordinated by an experienced team, many of whom have worked on Olympic and Commonwealth events, the Brighton and Hove Triathlon is set to grow into one of the biggest events in the triathlon calendar.

Isle of Wight Challenge

5-6 May 2018
Distance: 100 km, 50 km, 25 km
Location: Isle of Wight
Official webpage

About
Great challenges need great settings, and none are better than this stunning coastal path. 2,000 adventurers will take on the Island, past the famous Needles, to Cowes at half way, then around back to base camp after a spectacular 106km with full support and great hospitality all the way.

BSUH Charity is an unlisted charity. Choose ‘unlisted charity’, pay a Registration Fee (non refundable) & commit to a Minimum Fundraising Target.

London2Brighton Challenge

26-27 May 2018
Distance: 100 km, 50 km, 25 km
Location: Richmond, West London to Brighton Racecourse
Official webpage

About
Over the May Bank Holiday 2,000 or so will take this classic capital to coast challenge. Most will walk it at a pace that suits them, quite a few will jog parts, and some will run the whole course.

The Challenge begins in Richmond, West London. There are 100km of paths and trails, the North Downs, South Downs and some wonderful Sussex countryside before the coast line comes into view and the welcome finish line awaits…down the home straight of Brighton Racecourse.

Whether you’re a walker and new to endurance events, or a marathon runner looking to up the distance – you’ll get the best support and hospitality through day and night all the way to the finish line. With some training and determination anyone can conquer London to Brighton. Join us!

BSUH Charity is an unlisted charity. Choose ‘unlisted charity’, pay a Registration Fee (non refundable) & commit to a Minimum Fundraising Target.

Southcoast Challenge

25-26 August 2018
Distance: 100 km, 50 km, 25 km
Location: Eastbourne to Arundel
Official webpage

About
Take on some of England’s finest scenery – up Beachy Head, through 7 Sisters, and along the South Downs Way to a Brighton midpoint. Devils Dyke and stunning views lie ahead before historic Arundel comes into view after an amazing 100km journey.

BSUH Charity is an unlisted charity. Choose ‘unlisted charity’, pay a Registration Fee (non refundable) & commit to a Minimum Fundraising Target.

Christmas Team Challenge – Obstacle Race

9 December 2017
Distance: varied
Location: Pippingford Park, East Sussex
Official webpage

About
This event is about having fun with your friends, family and colleagues. It isn’t timed, there aren’t prizes for first, second and third. You will run as a team and get yourself over the finish line by overcoming various obstacles, challenges and tasks.

Winter Nuts Challenge

4 March 2018
Distance: 7 km, 14 km, 21 km, 28, km
Location: Dorking
Official webpage

About
Based at Dorking all year round with over 60 obstacles including, several cargo net climbs, fences, gates, walls, pole slide, rope swing, barbed wire crawl, log balance, tyre wall, jump through tyres, rope wall, swamps, water slide and lots of tunnels.

With 60 obstacles per lap this is one of the UK’s best obstacle races. Choose 7km for your first then slowly progress up to 4 laps. This event contains a lot of mud and water! Our lake section has two very unique pontoon crossings. Our venue is used for lots of TV ads and prime time shows.

Mud Monsters Run

3 June 2018
Distance: 5 km, 10 km, or 20 km
Location: East Grinstead
Official webpage

About
You will be taken on a journey across muddy fields, up steep hills, through woods, washing off in river crossings, navigating through craters, fighting your way through deep muddy bogs, with up to 120+ obstacles and many more muddy surprises along the way.

The Gauntlet Games

2018 dates coming soom
Distance: 5 km, 10 km, unlimited waves
Location: Hyde Estate, Handcross, Haywards Heath
Official webpage

About
The Gauntlet Games is a fun 5km and 10km obstacle race set at a 1000 acre private Estate right next to the A23, between Brighton and Crawley. The Gauntlet Games is ideal for beginners and for those looking for something a little different from the traditional obstacle race and mud run.

To complete the Challenge you must go through a series of zones guarded by Gladiators. Obstacles include balancing beams across muddy bogs, inflatable obstacles, dodging paint guns and a giant slippery slide.

Information to be added