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Running Events 

List of Swindon fun runs, 10Ks and half-marathons  
Whatever the distance, taking part in an organised running event gives you a target to aim for and a great sense of achievement.
From running with your dog, to battling some of Swindon's toughest hills, there's something for everyone.
So what are you waiting for? Give it a go!
Sign up for one of this year's races and you may even surprise yourself.
Parkrun Swindon
A weekly free timed run
Time: 9.00am
Where: Lydiard Park, Swindon
Distance: 5k
Runners must pre-register to run
Shin Splints Weekly Runs
Weekly timed or social runs in and around Swindon's Coate Water
Saturday: 8:45am for a 9.00am start
Wednesday: 6.15pm for a 6.30pm start
Where: Meet in the bar at The Sun Inn, Swindon
Distance: A range of distances to choose from
10Ks, Fun Runs & The Big One!...
Prospect 10K
Date:  Sunday 19 March 2019
Time: TBC
Location: Stanton Park
Distance: 10k
Type: off-road

Highworth 5 Mile
Date:  Sunday 07 April 2019
Time:  11.00am
Location:  Highworth
Distance:  5 Mile
Type:  Road

Commonweal 5
Date: Sunday 12 May 2019
Time: 10.00am
Location: Commonweal School, Old Town 
Distance:  5 miles 
Type: Road, rural 

Race For Life
Date:  Sunday 19 May 2019
Where:  Lydiard Park, West Swindon
Distance:  5k & 10k
Type:  Road, off-road, flat
Dauntsey 10k
Date: Sunday 26 May 2019
Time: TBC
Location: Dauntsey
Distance: 10k
Type: Road   
Cricklade Half-Marathon & 10k
Date: Sunday 06 October 2019
Time: TBC
Where: Cricklade
Distance: 13.1 miles and 10k
Type: Road, rural
The big one!....
The NEW Swindon Half-Marathon
Date: Sunday 22 September 2019
Where: Swindon town centre
Type: Road
Swindon Half-Marathon 2017
Swindon Half-Marathon 2017 PICS from the ALL-NEW race & route today. Congrats to everyone who braved the rain!
Nationwide Steps Up Again For New Swindon Half-Marathon
Nationwide Steps Up Again For New Swindon Half-Marathon Relaunched race gets exciting new backing from original sponsor...
More17 May 2017
Swindon Half-Marathon CANCELLED
Swindon Half-Marathon CANCELLED 2015 looking like the final year after crowd funding falls flat. Only £2,250 raised towards £27K target....
More12 September 2016
Swindon Half-Marathon 2015
Swindon Half-Marathon 2015 Well done to everyone who took part in Swindon's big run! - 190+ GALLERY
More11 October 2015
Running On Cloud Nine
Running On Cloud Nine Coate Water 5k shows how far new runners have come - SEE PICTURES
More12 August 2015
BHF Cancel Swindon Half-Marathon
BHF Cancel Swindon Half-Marathon 10-year-old event now a non-runner say organising charity....
More12 February 2015
Swindon 10K Takes Off!
Swindon 10K Takes Off! Record turnout at Wroughton airfield for annual run - SEE PICTURES
More18 November 2014
Swindon Half-Marathon 2014
Swindon Half-Marathon 2014 Well done to everyone who took part in Swindon's biggest sporting event today! - 130+ GALLERY
More12 October 2014
Lethbridge 10k 2014
Lethbridge 10k 2014 Pictures from the mid-week road race - GALLERY
More13 June 2014
Swindon Sport Relief Mile 2014
Swindon Sport Relief Mile 2014 Families and fun runners brave the showers at Coate Water. Well done to everyone! - GALLERY
More23 March 2014
RUN Hot Foots To Wood Street
RUN Hot Foots To Wood Street Running specialist makes Old Town move into former Bang & Olufsen shop...
More16 March 2014
Running In the Rain!
Running In the Rain! Our 150+ gallery from today's Swindon Half-Marathon 13 October 2013 - SEE PICTURES
More13 October 2013
Running in Swindon
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Mad March Hare 2013
Mad March Hare 2013 Hundreds raise vital funds for Breakthrough Breast Cancer charity at Lydiard Park - SEE PICTURES
Swindon Half-Marathon 2012
Swindon Half-Marathon 2012 What a beautiful day for a run! FULL GALLERY FROM SWINDON'S BIG RACE
More14 October 2012
Here Come The Girls!
Here Come The Girls! And well done! 150 pics from this weekend's Swindon Race For Life at Lydiard Park - GALLERY
More10 June 2012
Sport Relief 2012 in Swindon
Sport Relief 2012 in Swindon What a lovely day for run at Coate Water - GALLERY
More25 March 2012
Coach Potato
Coach Potato Swindon fitness fanatic turns sofa sloach for Sport Relief...
More21 March 2012
Well done ladies!
Well done ladies! Women of all ages and backgrounds take place in Race for Life 2011 - SEE PICS...
More21 July 2011
Barbury Track 'N' Trail
A scenic 5 mile trail run for a summers evening!
Ramparts Run
A scenic 5 mile trail race around and across the Barbury Castle Hillfort.
Mad March Hare 2011
Mad March Hare 2011 Hundreds got off their sofa and enjoyed the 5km or 10km run this weekend - SEE OUR GALLERY...
More27 March 2011
Swindon Half-Marathon 2010
Swindon Half-Marathon 2010 Picture gallery from the weekend's big sporting event...
More10 October 2010
Race for Life 2010
Race for Life 2010 Annual 5k race around Lydiard Park for women - SEE OUR PICTURE GALLERY...
More21 July 2010
Sport Relief Mile with a difference!
Sport Relief Mile with a difference! Dorcan Expressive Arts Teachers are Flippin’ Mad...
More23 March 2010
Sport Relief 2010 - Rodbourne Cheney Primary
Sport Relief 2010 - Rodbourne Cheney Primary Sport Relief family fun run - THIS SUNDAY...
Sport Relief 2010 - Kingsdown School
Sport Relief 2010 - Kingsdown School Mile run in support of Sport Relief in Swindon...
Sport Relief 2010 - County Ground
Sport Relief 2010 - County Ground Running through the rain - over a hundred turn out for Sport Relief...
More19 March 2010
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Clothing & Footwear
Clothing & Footwear Wear the right gear, and running will be a breeze - tips, advice & where to buy in Swindon...
Running Clubs
Running Clubs People to run with in Swindon - serious and non-serious. It's the best way to get motivated...
Swindon Half-Marathon 2009
Swindon Half-Marathon 2009 Picture gallery and video from the weekend's big sporting event...
MoreTV11 October 2009
Mud, Sweat and Smiles! (and few tears!)
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More12 July 2009
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