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The Breakfast Run

Event Date: 
30/09/2018 - 7:30am to 11:30am
Venue: 
Knightshayes Court, near Tiverton

Fun 5K or 10K run, walk or jog through beautiful Mid Devon parkland this September.

Roll out of bed, grab you sponsorship money and jog in your jim-jams for Hospiscare.

The whole family is welcome to run, walk or jog to raise funds for your local Hospice and then enjoym a well earned breakfast on us. The route takes in the beatiful gardens and parkland of Knightshayes Court, where family and friends are welcome to cheer you on.

Run as a family or a team with friends and colleagues. Make every step count by maximising your sponsorship to provide local patients and...

Holbefest 2018

Event Date: 
09/06/2018 - 12:00pm
Venue: 
Flete Park, Holbeton PL21 9NU

HOLBEFEST is a Devon family festival in Holbeton. A charity event, this family fun and music festival, promises to be bigger and better than ever - with a new location in the beautiful Devon countryside. Get tickets now!

Great bands

Live music will be provided by a cracking line-up including C-Force, Three's Company, Tamar and Crocked Tempo plus more.

Family fun

Family activities include the legendary assault course, which gets harder each year, along side an increasing range of fun activities. The emphasis of Holbefest is on family fun.

5k Fun run...

The Twilight Walk 2018

Event Date: 
07/07/2018 - 4:30pm to 10:00pm
Venue: 
The Maer, Exmouth, EX8 2BX

Bring all the girls together, dig out your pink tutus and bunny ears and join hundreds of women walking or running for Hospiscare.

The Twilight Walk is a 5 mile or 10 mile ‘PINK FIZZ’ themed sponsored walk along Exmouth Seafront with entertainment around the route, starting from The Maer, Exmouth.

We are also incoporating a new 5K Fizz Run which takes place before the walk.

Join Ella the Owl for a fantastic bubbly evening where you raise money to support local people and have a great night out with your mates. Come on ladies do it for Hospiscare!

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Inflatable 5K Obstacle Run

Event Date: 
23/06/2018 - 8:45am to 2:00pm
Venue: 
Westpoint Centre (Devon) Clyst St Mary, Exeter, EX5 1DJ

Exeter we are back. The UK’s best Inflatable Obstacle course has got even bigger, bouncier and more insane. We have added crazy NEW obstacles to make the most fun and extreme inflatable obstacle event ever created.

‘Awful’ runners take on 120-mile challenge

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Fri, 05/19/2017 - 8:41am

Two “awful” runners are taking on a 120-mile run to raise money for charity.

Friends Mike Sheppard and Gaz Burroughes, neither of whom have run more than a half marathon before, are raising money for men’s health charity The Movember Foundation in memory of Gaz’s dad, who died of prostate cancer in December.

They admit their bid to run around Hungary’s Lake Balaton in four days is ambitious – possibly foolish – for novice runners.

But what they lack in skill, experience and ability, they make up in determination.

“This is going to happen,” says Mike, an...

Local firms sponsor charity Rainbow Run

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Thu, 05/11/2017 - 7:19am

Local companies including LV=Exeter, Brend Hotels, Isca Barum Insurance Brokers, RGB Building Supplies and Thomson Reuters have signed up to sponsor paint stations at Children’s Hospice South West’s Rainbow Run, being held at Westpoint Arena near Exeter in June. Naomi Dymond, Corporate Fundraiser at the charity’s Little Bridge House hospice near Barnstaple said: ‘We are thrilled these wonderful local companies have chosen to support us. Their sponsorship is vital to ensuring we can continue to run the event which brings much needed funds into the hospice, and we’d like to say a huge thank...

Radio Exe supports Rainbow Run

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Mon, 05/08/2017 - 7:26am

Radio Exe will be joining Children’s Hospice South West’s Westpoint Rainbow Run this year. This great family event takes place on Saturday 10th June at its brand new location at the fabulous Westpoint Arena. As well as all the fun of the Rainbow Run, whereby you get showered with powder paint around the 5k course, for 2017 you can also enjoy a full event village with lots of entertainment for the whole family including face-painters and bouncy castles plus music from Radio Exe who are supporting the event. Paul Nero , Managing Director of Radio Exe said: We’re thrilled to be media partners...

Deaf students show true grit for Escot Mud Run

Authored by Exeter Deaf Academy
Posted: Tue, 03/14/2017 - 5:44pm

A deaf student care worker from Exeter Deaf Academy has challenged deaf students to test their grit determination and physical endurance by training them for the Escot Mud Run at Escot Park near Honiton, on Saturday 25 March.

Escot’s new obstacle challenge event is organised by South West Military Fitness.

Tony Whiteley, 51, from Honiton works at Exeter Deaf Academy and has entered with a team of Deaf students to fundraise for the Academy.

Tony said: “We are looking forward to the Escot Mud Run and all its obstacles. Our Deafness is certainly not a barrier though. I...

Entries open for Age UK Exeter's 80's Retro Run

Authored by Age UK Exeter
Posted: Wed, 02/15/2017 - 4:49pm

The Age UK Exeter 10K 2017 is open for entries.

Raising funds to improve the lives of older people in Exeter.

It is our 30 year Anniversary celebration this year so we are turning back the clock to 1987 with an 80's Retro Run theme for our March 10K - same great run - lots more fun!

This popular event attracts both experienced runners and those new to running.

The flat course with its City Centre start and finishing at Exeter Quayside is great for a PB or a first 10K.

For more information Tel:01392 202092 or enter online at www.ageukexeter.org.uk

Age UK Exeter's 80's Retro Run 10K

Event Date: 
19/03/2017 - 8:15am
Venue: 
Exeter City Centre

The Age UK Exeter 10K 2017 is open for entries.

Raising funds to improve the lives of older people in Exeter.

It is our 30 year Anniversary celebration this year so we are turning back the clock to 1987 with an 80's Retro Run theme for our March 10K - same great run - lots more fun!

This popular event attracts both experienced runners and those new to running.

The flat course with its City Centre start and finishing at Exeter Quayside is great for a PB or a first 10K.

For more information Tel:01392 202092 or

Enter online at www.ageukexeter....

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