Phoenix Running

From 5k to Marathon, Ultra & Timed Endurance Running Events

The Space Race

On Friday 20th July 2018 we're celebrating the anniversary date of the 'Eagle' lunar landing module touching down on the surface of the Moon back in 1969.

Friday 20 July 2018
Summer Marathon

This is a beautiful low key jaunt along the River Thames from Walton on Thames to Hampton Court and back.

Saturday 04 August 2018
Dark Phoenix

Our very popular Dark Phoenix, evening event will be held on the same day as our Summer Marathon 2018, so there is the opportunity to run two full marathons with us on the same day, or, after your marathon in the morning, come along and run a shorter distance in the evening and get one our awesome Dark Phoenix medals.

Saturday 04 August 2018
Carry On up the Towpath

Ever felt like you're in a comedy when running? No, then come along to our Carry On up the Towpath!

From 5km to ultra, you can complete as many, or as few laps as you like of a 3.

Sunday 05 August 2018
Once Upon a Run - Day 1

The Once Upon a Run - Day 1 will be held on Thursday 30th August 2018 and is the first of a brand new series of nursery rhyme themed runs.

Thursday 30 August 2018
Once Upon a Run - Day 2

The Once Upon a Run - Day 2 will be held on Friday 31st August 2018 and is the second of a brand new series of nursery rhyme themed runs.

Friday 31 August 2018
Once Upon a Run - Day 3

The Once Upon a Run - Day 3 will be held on Saturday 1st September 2018 and is the third of a brand new series of nursery rhyme themed runs.

Saturday 01 September 2018
Once Upon a Run - Day 4

The Once Upon a Run - Day 4 will be held on Sunday 2nd September 2018 and is the forth & final event in a brand new series of nursery rhyme themed runs.

Sunday 02 September 2018
The Running Man

We've taken our bling into a whole new dimension with these state-of-the-art 3D, free-standing running man medals.

Saturday 22 September 2018
Night Phoenix

This is the third of our evening series of 6-hour themed events, the Night Phoenix.

Saturday 22 September 2018
Pyjamathon

What better way to start the weekend off than coming for a run with us in your pyjamas?

Lycra is out, night-gowns and jim-jams are in!! Slippers are optional.

Saturday 29 September 2018
Leviathon 50 mile Ultra

Introducing the Phoenix Leviathon 50 Ultra

Whether you're a seasoned Ultra runner, or you fancy having a go at a 50-miler and have yet to conquer the distance then this is the event for you.

Saturday 06 October 2018
Numbers Game Marathon - Day 1

Our Numbers Game Marathon Double is back for 2018.

Saturday 06 October 2018
Numbers Game Marathon - Day 2

Our Numbers Game Marathon Double is back for 2018.

Sunday 07 October 2018
Dinosaur Dash

So who's up for some more dinosaur action in 2018.

Saturday 10 November 2018
Remembrance Day Marathon

This is a very special and poignant event indeed.

Sunday 11 November 2018
Day at the Movies

This special 'Day at the Movies' Run will be held on Saturday November 17th 2018 with all profits going towards our funding of two London Marathon charity spaces for the Ray's Of Sunshine Charity (giving children with life-limiting or terminal illnesses their lifetime wishes).

Saturday 17 November 2018
Riverside Marathon

This is a beautiful low key jaunt along the River Thames from Walton on Thames to Hampton Court and back.

Sunday 18 November 2018
Timelord on the Thames

Who will it be this year??

The clue is in the name - You really, really won't want to miss out on this one.

Thursday 22 November 2018
Year End Marathon

This is a beautiful low key jaunt along the River Thames from Walton on Thames to Hampton Court and back.

Friday 28 December 2018
Frozen Phoenix - Day 1

What better way to work off some the Christmas excess than to join us for a run or two (or even three) in that 'gap' between Christmas and New Year.

Saturday 29 December 2018
Frozen Phoenix - Day 2

What better way to work off some the Christmas excess than to join us for a run or two (or even three) in that 'gap' between Christmas and New Year.

Sunday 30 December 2018
Pick n Mix Movies

We're delighted to be coming back to Essex for our Pick n Mix event on the 26th January 2019 and this time its back to the 1980's for some epic 80's movie medals.

Saturday 26 January 2019
Challenger One

On day 2 of our January weekend in Essex we have something rather special lined up with a whole new type of Phoenix medal up for grabs.

Sunday 27 January 2019
Challenger Two

On the first day of our February Quad we're bringing you the second 'conquest' in our new Challenger series.

Thursday 21 February 2019
Grease Lightning Run

The 2019 Grease Lightning Run will be held on Friday 22nd February with a whole new medal.

Friday 22 February 2019
Jaw Dropper

If you want an event with real 'BITE' - then this one's for you.

Saturday 23 February 2019
Dirty Running

If you want to have 'the time of your life', come and join us on Sunday 24th February 2019 for a leisurely run along the Thames.

Sunday 24 February 2019
Challenger Three - Track Wars

Here it is folks - our first 'Track' event and didn't you just know it was coming, what with that lovely brand new running track we've just had built in Walton on Thames!

We are, of course, going to do something a bit different .

Friday 01 March 2019
Firebird Series

This is advanced entry for runners who want to complete all 4 of our Firebird marathon or (new) half marathon races for 2019.

Saturday 02 March 2019
Ten in Ten Run Series

In the spring of 2019 Phoenix Running & Global Marathon Challenges are bringing you our inaugural Ten in Ten (TiT) Run Series; to be held from Saturday 13th April 2019 through to Easter Monday 22nd April 2019.

Saturday 13 April 2019
Silver Phoenix Run

If you only do a couple of Phoenix events this year or even just one, then this or the Golden Phoenix are the ones to look at!

What can we tell you about it at this stage?
Well, in 2018 we brought you the Explorer - the world's 'largest' finisher's medal and this year we're aiming to bring you the 'best' medals you've ever seen.

Saturday 01 June 2019
Golden Phoenix Marathon

If you only do a couple of Phoenix events this year or even just one, then this or the Silver Phoenix are the ones to look at!

What can we tell you about it at this stage?
Well, in 2018 we brought you the Explorer - the world's 'largest' finisher's medal and this year we're aiming to bring you the 'best' medals you've ever seen.

Sunday 02 June 2019
D-Day 75th LAND Run

PHOENIX Running is inviting you to come and join us for a D-Day 75th Anniversary Run Series!

In fact we are inviting you to join us for a 'TRIPLE' celebration from June 6th to June 8th when we'll be celebrating by Air, Land and Sea!

On the 6th June 75 years ago the Allied Forces invaded at Normandy.

Thursday 06 June 2019
D-Day 75th SEA Run

PHOENIX Running is inviting you to come and join us for a D-Day 75th Anniversary Run Series!

In fact we are inviting you to join us for a 'TRIPLE' celebration from June 6th to June 8th when we'll be celebrating by Air, Land and Sea!

On the 6th June 75 years ago the Allied Forces invaded at Normandy.

Friday 07 June 2019
D-Day 75th AIR Run

PHOENIX Running is inviting you to come and join us for a D-Day 75th Anniversary Run Series!

In fact we are inviting you to join us for a 'TRIPLE' celebration from June 6th to June 8th when we'll be celebrating by Air, Land and Sea!

On the 6th June 75 years ago the Allied Forces invaded at Normandy.

Saturday 08 June 2019