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There are many ways in which you can fundraise for us. You can organise your own fundraising event such as a cake bake or dress up or down day at work. Many individuals, companies, schools and groups already give up their time, creativity and talent to help support our Hospitals. If you are planning an event or need some advice do let us know by contacting the Charity Fundraising Office. 

Once you have registered for any of our events you can create a personalised JustGiving or Virgin Money Giving sponsorship page, or if you would prefer you can download a sponsorship form, and start raising money for the Hospitals Charity.


September 2016

Devil Mud Run - 17th & 18th

For the hard-core amongst you. A hilly 8 kilometre course featuring over 31 obstacles that gives you the chance to run across open, rugged countryside, through woods with plenty of mud and water thrown in!

The Cheltenham and Gloucester Hospitals Charity are lucky enough to be one of this year’s chosen charities, to book your place visit their page.

Newent Triathlon - 18th

A Sprint Triathlon for all ages (entrants must be 15 and over on race day)

For team of three competitors - Total aggregate time to count - Swim 26 lengths of pool - Cycle picturesque flat route via Taynton, Highleadon and Malswick - Run through Newent Town via Lakeside, The Crofts, Foley Road and the town.

To sign up for this event please visit the Newent Triathlon website.

Cheltenham Half Marathon - 25th

Cheltenham's Half Marathon is a popular destination road race set in the heart of this stunning regency town. Broad tree-lined avenues provide space to run, and a diverse course combines regency splendour with bags of Cotswold charm.

Forest of Dean Autumn Trails Half Marathon - 25th

Starting and ending at Speech House this half marathon offers 13 miles of multi terrain running, through the beautiful Forest of Dean scenery. This course has some interesting hill challenges and offers a chance to experience the Forest with its late-summer leaf canopy, the forest floor makes this event a challenge for even the most experienced runner, so put your skills to the test and sign up today.

If you'd like to register for the Forest of Dean Autumn Trails Half Marathon, or for more information on the event visit their website.

October 2016

Walk for Wards 2016 - 2nd

After the success of last year’s Walk for Wards our second ever event will be taking place once again in Cirencester Park.

Warmly welcomed back by Lord Bathurst and his team, the route will consist of a 3km and a slightly more challenging 10km course.

Meandering through stunning scenery of woodland, parkland and a farm this event is perfect for all the family, including your beloved four legged friends which are also more than welcome (on leads please!).

If you would like to sign up for this year's event please go through the Walk for Wards website or email Jan Thomas for more details.

The 'Nightmare Steeplechase' - 24th

A 10k off-road obstacle race just in time for Halloween, push your limits over a mixture of gravel trails, woodland paths and fields. Featuring plenty of obstacles and a whole host of creepy characters, entrants can expect to be kept on their toes in this nightmare of a course. Promising to be tougher than the notoriously hilly Seven Sins challenge, earn your goody bag over this nightmare of a course!

Dare to enter the Nightmare Steeplechase 10k, a Halloween-themed run through the spooky woods and dastardly hills of the haunted Withington Manor Estate? If you do just visit their webpage HERE.

February 2017

May Hill Massacre - 5th

The May Hill Massacre is a 9 mile tough cross country run that starts and finishes with a tough climb up The May Hill. Throw in some very muddy trails some great scenery and the open plain at the top of Mayhill and you have a recipe for a must do challenge run.

Bragging rights are yours as you return back down from May Hill through the private Huntley estate to the finish to claim your well-earned medal.

Early entries are now open and with limited places it’s advisable to secure your place for one of Gloucestershire’s iconic runs. To sign up for this event visit the organiser's website.

June 2017

Forest of Dean Triathlon - 10th & 11th

The Forest of Dean triathlon, at the beautiful Mallards Pike Lake, sold out in 2016 and is sure to sell out again in 2017 so book your place early. Swim in the beautiful open water forrest lake, before tackling the road bike circuit, and finally complete the challenge with a flat forest gravel trail run. 

Choose from two distances:

SPRINT - 750m Swim / 22k Bike / 5k Run  (Saturday)  STANDARD - 1500m Swim / 44k Bike / 10k Run  (Sunday)

To set yourself this triple challenge sign up through the Triathlon's website and start your sponsorship today!


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