Great South Run
Sunday 20 October 2019
Special early bird registration offer £10
The Great South Run takes you through Portsmouth, following a 10 mile route around the city passing the famous Historic Dockyard at Victory Gate, Spinnaker Tower, and finishing on the seafront with beautiful views of the Isle of Wight.
The course is fast, flat and fun, with fantastic crowds and music to keep you going. It’s the perfect race for beginners and experienced runners alike. Finally, the flat stretch along the sea front to the finish line gives you the perfect opportunity to make a personal best.
Want to be a part of it all? We’d love to have you on board!
Join the Best Running Team For Ages today with an early bird offer of just £20. All we ask in return is for our runners to make a commitment to raise a minimum of £300 which will help to continue our fight against loneliness and isolation for older people living across the UK.
To learn more about how your fundraising will help to change lives and connect our older generation in communities that care, please visit our Your Impact page.
Fundraising pack, sponsorship form and support to help you reach your pledge
Best For Ages running t-shirt
Plenty of cheering along the way!
The Great South Run will start and finish on Clarence Esplanade in Southsea, Portsmouth
Special early bird registration fee: £10
Minimum sponsorship: £200
Got your own place? Join team MHA!
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
For more information, please visit the Simplyhealth Great South Run website
By fundraising for Best For Ages, you are helping to connect older people in communities that care. Every penny of your donation will go further to reduce loneliness and isolation across the UK as well as funding award-winning music therapy in our dementia care homes. To learn more about our life-enhancing work, please visit the Your Impact page.
£6 could help us deliver a week's Telebuddies service, providing a regular phone call to check on five isolated older people living alone.
£50 could train a volunteer befriender for an isolated older person, helping to reduce loneliness and isolation in their own home.
£180 could fund a Music Therapist for a day, working to reduce anxiety in four 1:1 sessions and one group session.
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