Join #TeamHeldInOurHearts and be a hero with one of our sports events, helping to provide essential support to bereaved families in the community.


Sign up for one of our sports events listed below or if there if you want to do a different event not listed, email Tracy.

Become part of #TeamHeldInOurHearts and you will get:

  • Dedicated support from our fundraising team
  • FREE registration for your event
  • A FREE Held In Our Hearts dry wick running vest or cotton t-shirt
  • Motivational emails
  • Access to our Facebook community group
  • Discounts with sports retailers and companies
  • Personal invite to our virtual thank you evening

Upcoming Events


Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2021

28th and 29th May 2022 

Come join a fantastic festival for all the family – distances to suit everyone from 1k up to a marathon.

This is the event not to be missed. Your distance your run your fun.

From running round Arthur Seat to a spectacular finish in Musselburgh. This is truly a very special weekend for everyone.


Great North Run

11th September 2022

Come and run the biggest and best half marathon in the world.

Every mile there are supporters cheering you on.

Running alongside 57,000 determined and dedicated runners it really is such a unique experience not to be missed.


KiltWalk 2022

Glasgow – 24th April / Aberdeen – 29th May             

Dundee – 21st August / Edinburgh – 18th September

Be a Kilt Walk hero for us and walk for us in the Kilt walk. Choose from – The Mighty Stride, The Big Stroll or The Wee Wander. Every distance brings together walkers of all abilities to fundraise and have fun. Every penny raised gets an amazing 50% boost from the Hunter Foundation!


Scottish 10k

Sunday 18th September 2022 


Run the fastest and flattest 10k in Scotland!

Running along a stunning coastline and finishing at Musselburgh Racecourse to an outstanding applause and cheers from the crowd.


Loch Ness Marathon

Sunday 2nd  October 2022  – Experience the breathtaking beauty of the Highlands, while running this marathon for us.

The scenery along  Loch Ness is truly beautiful and every changing meaning the miles just melt away as you run.

As you come back into Inverness and cross the bridge to the finish line, the crowd really do carry you along in the last two miles by giving you a Highland Hero welcome home

This really is a marathon not to be missed.



4th December 2021 –

Dare to be different and brave our FireWalk this autumn!

This very popular event is a must do for all of the daredevils.Walkover hot coals and support our families

An in person event that you will not want to miss.

Numbers are limited and places are filling fast.


Edinburgh Men's 10k

Sunday 23rd  October 2022 – This amazing race takes you through the heart of the city and ends with a hero’s finish at Murrayfield Stadium.

Coming into  the heart of the city you are running through some of the most iconic cobbled streets.

Lace up and make a difference by running through a part of history.


Women's 10k

Sunday 23rd  October 2022 – This was a brand new event for 2021 and gives an exciting chance for women to run the same iconic route!

Why not have the ultimate girls day out and be part of something special. Get your friends together and take part in an evet to remember.

Run in to a Murrayfield finish for the best cheers and a fabulous bit of bling.