There are many ways to help us support prisoners who can read to teach those who can't. Why not take on a challenge and raise funds to give the gift of reading?
We’ve teamed up with Run for Charity to offer a range of exciting events for you to take part in. For some events, we have a free place so it's always worth checking us with before registering.
Here are some of the highlights in for 2018
Super Nova 5k - London
Whether you're an experienced runner or you just want to stroll round with the family , dig out the fluorescent clothing and grab everything and anything that glows or flashes
Date: 3rd March Registration Fee: £22 Minimum Sponsorship: £75
Hampton Court Palace Half Marathon
This is a very popular event & although general entries have sold out, there are still charity places available.
Why should you enter ?
1. Although general entries have sold out . Shannon Trust can offer you a place !
2. Starts & finishes at Hampton Court Palace
3. The course is flat
4. You are awarded a really cool medal
Date: 18th March Registration Fee: £65 Minimum Sponsorship: £150
A superfast course, great entertainment, outstanding crowd support and glorious finish at Emirates Old Trafford, the home of Lancashire Cricket Club, plus a medal and ASICS technical t-shirt for all finishers!
Date: 8th April Registration Fee: £45 Minimum Sponsorship: £250
Rough Runner Oxfordshire
A combination of distance running with epic obstacles on the way. Inspired by TV game shows like Gladiators, Total Wipeout and Ninja Warrior. Take on the Sweeper Arms, 40m water slide, and legendary TRAVELATOR!
A distance to suit your fitness – 5km, 10km or 15km routes available.
Date: 19th/20th May Registration Fee: £40 Minimum Sponsorship: £150