Join Team APEC!

Step 1: Choose your event

Step 2: Complete application

Step 3: Start fundraising

Step 4. Make a difference

We have places in many organised events around the UK in 2024/25 including the London Marathon. Take a look and find something for you!

APEC MARATHONS

The London Marathon

Saturday 21st April 2024

The TCS London Marathon is APEC’s biggest fundraising event of the year and ensures that we can continue to offer our support to those affected by pre-eclampsia as well as funding vital training for all who care for pregnant women.

Amsterdam: Marathon & Half Marathon 2024

Sunday 20th October 2024

Take in the major sites of one of Europe’s most beautiful cities on this flat, fast course  packed with scenery. It is a perfect destination marathon for charity runners looking for a challenge in a city vibrant with culture.

LATEST EVENTS

Royal Parks Half Marathon 2024 – Beat the Ballot!

Saturday 13th October 2024

APEC are delighted to be a part of this stunning central London half marathon once again!  We have FIVE charity spaces which we can offer BEFORE the ballot even opens on 29th January!

Why not secure your place now?

This popular flat course takes in some of the capital’s world-famous landmarks, within four of London’s 8 Royal Parks Hyde Park, The Green Park, St James’s Park and Kensington Gardens.

General entry opens on 29th January but we can secure your place now for just £50 registration fee.*

This is a very popular event and spaces are limited, book now to avoid disappointment!

*low minimum sponsorship of £250 to be raised by the date of the event!

When you run with APEC, you don’t just run for a charity, you are now part of a whole new running community, all working towards the same goal, all supporting each other through this amazing journey.

Helayna

Through APEC we had hope again and I want to give others that opportunity by raising awareness and funds for this amazing charity

Joe

Newcastle 10K

This ROAD CLOSED course takes in the famous landmarks of the Newcastle Quayside passing the Swing Bridge and under High Level Bridge, Queen Elizabeth II Bridge, King Edward VII Bridge & Redheugh Bridge. This is an extremely fast, flat course that boasts real PB potential, whilst being accessible to beginners  to kick start the year!

The Cheltenham Running Festival

Join in Sunday 16th June over 5k, 10k & Half Marathon. Bring your kids along to join in the fun with our kids race, to make a fun day out for the entire family!

Running within and around the horse racing circuit this really is an event like no other, so channel your inner jockey and take on a chip timed 5k, 10k or Half Marathon around this inspiring venue.

Birmingham Running Festival

Choose between a 5k, 10k or Half Marathon distance –  there is an option for everyone making it the perfect opportunity for a fun morning out running with friends and family!

Each Mile will be accurately marked out and we have plenty of helpers to keep you quite literally on track and encourage you on your way to that chequered flag finish.

Run Thorpe Park 10K

Join us for the Run Thorpe Park series. Run a 5k or 10k around the rides and rollercoasters inside the fantastic THORPE PARK Resort and be first in line to enjoy everything the Resort has to offer.

Following the race, you will be able to make full use of the rides within the park with Theme Park access included in your race entry!

Weston-Super-Half!

Set off from Marine Parade at the entrance to The Grand Pier and take in the glorious sites of Weston-super-Mare and the surrounding picturesque Somerset villages.

This single lap, closed road, fast half marathon’s  pièce de résistance: a totally unique opportunity to finish quarter of a mile out to sea on Weston’s Grand Pier.

The Fox Trail

The Fox Trail presents runners with a unique opportunity to circumnavigate Guildford, clockwise (via Godalming, Puttenham, Worplesdon, Send, Clandon and Blackheath) – an impressive claim to tick off any runner’s bucket list.

Inflatable 5k – Find an event near you!

Get ready to bounce your way through The World’s BIGGEST and most EPIC Inflatable 5K Obstacle Course!

The Inflatable 5K is the World’s largest and best Inflatable 5K obstacle run. This unique Inflatable obstacle course run includes 32 obstacles over the 5km run and attracts over 55,000 runners each year!

The event is family friendly and open to ages five and above. You can choose from 20 locations and 4 distances; 2.5K, 5K, 10K and 15K.

Challenge London Triathlon

Challenge London, on 28th July 2024 is the world’s biggest city centre triathlon! Open to all abilities.

Challenge London offers several distances to get involved in including Super Sprint, Sprint, Sprint Relay, Olympic, Olympic Relay and the brand-new Middle distance.

Draycote Water Running Festival

Join in with the first ever event at the stunning Draycote Water near Rugby! Sign up now to run a 5k, 10k or Half Marathon at the Draycote Running Festival. Each kilometre will be accurately marked out and we have plenty of helpers. Included in your entry fee is a themed medal, water and post race goodies.

Charity Challenge

Fancy something more challenging like a sahara desert trek, climbing kilimanjaro or doing the three peaks at night? We are now partnered with Charity Challenge who offer a wide variety of fundraising activities.

Search for an event near you!

If you sign up for an event independently we will support you by sending a fundraising pack! Once you raise £50 in sponsorship we’ll post you a running vest or t shirt.

Thank you so much to all who have run for APEC!

Below are just some of the amazing individuals who have run for APEC over the years and we’d like to say a huge thanks for all your time, effort and support.

APEC London Marathon
APEC London Marathon