Royal Parks charity runners at the 2018 Royal Parks Half Marathon

Run, swim or cycle for your park

If you love to run, swim or cycle, why not take on a challenge event as part of Team Royal Parks?

We are the charity that cares for the most famous collection of urban parks in the world. We provide free access to London’s beautiful, natural and historic green spaces, to help improve everyone’s quality of life and wellbeing.

As part of Team Royal Parks, your fundraising will help us to protect the wildlife, natural habitats and historic buildings in the parks, and keep them here for everyone to enjoy, every day of the year.

For more information please use the form below

Take on a challenge event

  • The scenic Royal Parks Half Marathon, taking place in four of the eight Royal Parks - Hyde Park, The Green Park, St. James's Park and Kensington Gardens.
  • The world-famous London Marathon, starting in our very own Greenwich Park and finishing on The Mall in St James’s Park.
  • Swim Serpentine in Hyde Park's iconic Serpentine Lake.

Your own personal challenge e.g. a walk, run, cycle, swim, trek or obstacle course. Just create a JustGiving page and fundraise as much as you can. 

Won a ballot place in an event?

If you’ve won a ballot place in the London Marathon, Royal Parks Half Marathon or RideLondon, we’d love you to join Team Royal Parks! There is no registration fee or minimum sponsorship. Simply create a JustGiving page and fundraise as much as you can – while we support you throughout your race journey.

Corporate teams

Taking on the challenge as a group can be a great opportunity for team bonding, while raising vital funds for the Royal Parks. If you’d like to sign up as a company team or want more information please use the form in this page.