parkrun

We're proud to partner with parkrun, organisers of free, weekly, 5km timed runs around the UK.

As a team, we aim to both encourage people to lower their risk of developing dementia through regular exercise and raise money for crucial research to defeat dementia – a condition affecting more than 850,000 people across the UK today.

Why not use your running to boost funds for vital research? Or dive into a swimming challenge or tackle a triathlon? Alzheimer’s Research UK has charity places in lots of prestigious events for you to apply for.

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Tell us your story

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About Donate Your Time

About Donate Your Time

In October 2015, each and every parkrunner had something in common – the power to defeat dementia.

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parkrun photography © David Rowe Photography

Events

Build on your parkrun training and join #TeamARUKparkrun!

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Fundraising

Fundraising

Raise money to power the best dementia research.

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