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The Elven Run

Follow in the footsteps of the Hobbits from the Shire to Rivendell.

The Elven Run

Date: Start any time (one year to complete)
Location: Anywhere
Distance: 458 miles
Entry: £20 (via Rasselbock Running)
Fundraising Target: As much as you can
*** Register using code: 'spinalresearch' ***

Follow in the footsteps of the Hobbits as they begin their quest and you’ll have one year to run the 458 miles from The Shire to Rivendell. This event is an accumulator which means you will have a year to complete enough runs to total the 458-mile distance.

How to get involved

The Elven Run is created and organised by Rasselbock Running, our official virtual events provider. Register directly on their website using code 'spinalresearch' at checkout and we will receive a donation from your entry. Once registered contact the Events Team so we can support you through your exciting Elven Run experience.

This virtual event it is fully inclusive and is suitable for those in a wheelchair or who a spinal cord injury. Please be aware though that it is a long physical event so please be sure you're able to complete it before signing up.

What can you expect from us?

Everyone in our team will receive a full support package including:

  • A dedicated fundraiser
  • Personalised fundraising support
  • Access to an exclusive training Hub (provided by GH Training)
  • Regular team e-newsletters
  • A Spinal Research vest or t-shirt
  • A medal on completion
  • Not to mention heaps of encouragement, help and advice

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