Partner with the Town and Gown 10k

Without our fantastic partners, our Town and Gown 10k series wouldn't be the same. If you work or have a business in Oxfordshire, Cambridgeshire or Leicestershire and are interested in sponsorship opportunities and reaching new audiences, we'd love to hear from you. Complete our quick form at the bottom of this page and we will give you all the information you need to become an official partner of the race series.

Muscular Dystrophy UK would like to thank the following sponsors and partners for supporting the Town and Gown 10k:


Headline Partner

Newton are proud to be headline partner for Oxford and Cambridge Town and Gown 2019. During the event we’ll be handing out free sweet treats and water bottles to all race participants, so make sure you visit us by the finish line.

Based near Abingdon, Newton isn’t like other consultancies or employers. We work on projects across a range of industries and of national significance. Our business model is purposefully disruptive. Our culture is vibrant, energetic and individual. We hire extraordinary people and give them levels of responsibility to match. Our philosophy is simple: if you don’t limit yourself, we won’t limit you.


Event Partners and Sponsors

F45 is a class based studio that delivers 45 minutes functional training. Each day varies between cardio and resistance meaning that each week you recieve a full body workout.

Our classes are supporting by techonology that helps navigate that classes which means trainers are free to give one on one attention to members, the playlists are also currated specifically for F45 so members enjoy the best sound tracks in our sessions too. Our Saturday Hollywood class is a special hour long class with a live DJ.

Born in Australia F45 is now becoming one of the fastest growing fitness brands and the classes are known to deliver results.

At F45 you will never repeat a workout , you will be challenged but you will also have fun and feel part of a fun and enegaging community.

For Newton Oxford Town and Gown 2019 all 10k finishers will receive an alcohol free Heineken 0.0 sample in the goody bags. Brewing a great tasting alcohol free beer, is it even possible? Their master brewers started from zero and spent years exploring, brewing and tasting before they finally created a recipe defined by its refreshing fruity notes and soft malty body - perfectly balanced with only 69 calories.

Brewed with the uncompromising Heineken characteristics since 1873. And made with natural ingredients including Heineken's unique A-Yeast. It wasn't easy, but not impossible. Heineken 0.0 has a great taste and no alcohol at only 69 calories per bottle. Contains no more than 0.05% alcohol by volume

Official sponsor of the Newton Oxford Town and Gown 2019, North Oxford BMW has been Oxford’s leading BMW specialist for more than 40 years. As well as providing the lead and sweep cars for the race, North Oxford will be showcasing the latest models from across the range in the event village. Our team looks forward to welcoming runners and their supporters on the day, or if you would like more information now, visit

Buzz Gym Oxford sponsored Oxford Town and Gown 2018 and are looking forward to sponsoring this years. They will have their personal trainers on hand on the day to warm our runners and will have a mobility zone in the runner's village. Buzz Gym opened in July 2018, with a £1.5 million facility in the Westgate Centre in Oxford. They have a large selection of the newest in fitness equipment, a massive free weights area, track and field zone and over 400 free classes a month. Visit to join now for £22.99 a month.




One Water is the UK's leading ethical water brand. Every bottle or carton of One Water sold funds sustainable clean water projects in the world's poorest communities. So far, The One Foundation has raised over £19.3 million, reaching 3.6 million people with clean water and sanitation.

Oxford Mail have been media partners for the Oxford Town and Gown since the 1980s. Their support has allowed us to grow the event series, showcase our wonderful Town and Gown runners and raise vital awareness of muscle-wasting conditions.

Eat Natural have partnered with the event since 2016. Their delicious bars have featured in every goody bag after the race to give you a very tasty and nutritional boost after the run. All their bars and cereals are made with love and care from simple ingredients in small batches.

Our bib sponsors for Cambridge Town and Gown 2017 are Carter Jonas LLP, who are a leading UK property consultancy, renowned for the quality of its service and expertise of its people. With a network of 38 offices and over 700 people across England, Scotland and Wales, Carter Jonas helps its clients sell, let, manage and add value to their properties. The firm works across various sectors including residential, farms and estates, development land, offices, industrial and retail buildings.


Committed to supporting runners through their training and all the way to the finish line, Up & Running is the 2018 retail sponsor for the Oxford Town & Gown. With stores nationwide, and over 25 years experience of getting the right shoes on the right feet, Up & Running is now building its own running community through its network of Social Run Groups (SRG). To find a free group near you just got to

Up & Running's in-store experts are here to help you find the right shoes and clothing, and on hand to answer your training and race day questions. Find your nearest store at

Cambridge Independent were the official media partners for Cambridge Town and Gown 2017. They offer a high quality, trustworthy, useful and entertaining service to the community of Cambridge and its surrounding region.

We'd like to thank Full Story who are the creators of our new website and have provided valuable support to our improving our online presence. Full Story is a fully integrated marketing agency. They have changed things up by developing an agency based on an intricate network of digital specialists, allowing their clients to tap into the greatest talent that’s on offer in today’s digital market.

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