Town and Gown 10k Series
Cambridge Leicester Oxford
Register to race at one of our events and help us turn the town orange 
Join us in our Cambridge Town and Gown on 16 October 2016
A new 10k to the series - Leicester Town and Gown 10k on Sunday 5 March is now open!
Registrations open soon for the 36th Oxford Town and Gown 10k

Welcome to the Town and Gown 10k

Join us for the 5th Cambridge Town and Gown or even our brand new Leicester Town and Gown. Both are open now!

Join thousands of runners and take on the challenge to turn Oxford, Cambridge and Leicester orange for one day each year. Wearing our trademark, stand-out-from-the-crowd orange T-shirts, come and run the 10k routes around the closed streets, parks and rivers of the historic cities, all in aid of Muscular Dystrophy UK.

All university city routes are unique and scenic, which make them perfect for all runners, including those who want to take to the streets in fancy dress, beginners who have signed up to run their first race, as well as the more experienced runners who want to beat their personal bests. 

The Town and Gown 10k series is a great way of supporting Muscular Dystrophy UK and raising much needed funds to fight against muscle-wasting conditions, which affect over 70,000 people in the UK. So far the Town and Gown 10k series has raised over £1.85 million, which is all down to the dedication of participants who sign up to the events and fundraise for the charity. 

 

 

Latest Town and Gown news

Turning the town orange!

We are always thrilled when our Town and Gown 10k runners turn up in their best orange outfits. We’ve seen......

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Local business bestows bespoke caps and gowns on charity runners

The Cambridge Town and Gown 10k takes place on Sunday 16th October and loops around the city centre,......

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