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running to fundraise for epilepsy society

Join our fantastic team of runners and help us make strides towards our goal of a full life for everyone affected by epilepsy. We have places in running events of all distances across the UK. If you have your own place in an event, you can still be part of Team Purple.

Email our team about running on behalf of Epilepsy Society at or give them a call on 01494 601 414.

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London Marathon

Are you up to the challenge? Apply now for a charity place in 2019 or join our team with your ballot place. 

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Brighton Marathon

Brighton Marathon is now the second largest marathon in the UK. Take part in this fantastic event as part of Team Purple. 

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The Big Half

The Big Half is back for 2019! Launched in 2018 by the organisers of the London Marathon, the Big Half gives you the opportunity to run on closed London roads. 

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Edinburgh Marathon

Edinburgh Marathon has been voted the fastest marathon in the UK. Start your marathon in the beautiful city centre and finish your journey at the famous Musselburgh Racecourse.

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Great North Run

The Simplyhealth Great North Run covers 13.1 miles from Newcastle to South Shields and is the UKs most popular half marathon event. Secure your place in the 2019 event today! 

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Royal Parks Half Marathon

Run past iconic London sites such as Buckingham Palace as well as four of London's eight Royal Parks in support of people affected by epilepsy.

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Great Manchester Run

Be part of Europe's biggest 10K running event and support our work at the same time. This fantastic event takes you through the centre of Manchester and is now broadcast live on the BBC.