Marathons and Ultra Challenges

Take on a marathon and achieve something magnificent. Can you put the spring in the step of a sick pet by running, jogging or walking the 26-mile 385 yard course? Then turn your trainers into fundraisers: your every step helps a vet help a pet.

PDSA Charity Places

We have places on the following runs. To take one of our places you will need to commit to raising a minimum sponsorship target. But by being part of Team PDSA, you will be supported all way and we will do our best to make your experience fantastic.

Chester Marathon. 8 October 2017.

The fast and largely flat spectacular city and rural race route combined with enthusiastic support and regular drinks/nutrition stations helped a record 70% of our runners achieve personal best times.
Sign up today

Amsterdam Marathon. 15 October 2017.

Amsterdam is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, and the TCS Amsterdam Marathon allows runners to take in all of the major sights on a flat, fast and scenic course. You'll also be sure to pass a few canals, windmills and pancake houses!
Take part

Choose your own running event

There are so many great options, depending on what you are looking for. From novice runners to elite, from 2.5km to Ultra Marathons, here are some suggestions of great runs that are happening all around the UK. Whatever you choose, get yourself signed up directly with the organisers and then let us know.

We’ll send you anything you might need, like sponsor forms, T-shirts and PDSA posters. Register online or call us for free on 0800 508 8323.

These websites provide great information about events happening throughout the year: