Run Alton Towers 2023

Date: 11 - 12 November 2023

Registration fee: Free

Location: Alton Towers, ST10 4DB

Minimum sponsorship: £100

Join #TeamARUK for free access to this iconic theme park!

Get your adrenaline pumping at Run Alton Towers, the UK’s largest theme park!


You can choose to run the 5k, 10k or half marathon distance as you take on a loop around the whole park, passing the iconic Alton Towers rides such as Rita, Oblivion and the Smiler.

Not only will you be able to chase down a new PB, but you will also have free ride access for the entire park, perfect for an exciting day out with your friends and family!

You will also receive an Alton Towers bespoke finisher’s medal, goodie bag and of course an Alzheimer’s Research UK technical running top!

Minimum sponsorship

£100 (5k, 10k or Half Marathon)


10k: 11 Nov

5k and Half Marathon: 12 Nov

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Own place

If you already have a place in this event but would like to support Alzheimer’s Research UK, we’d love to have you on the team! There’s no minimum sponsorship target and we can provide help and support with your fundraising.


When you join #TeamARUK you’ll receive…

  • A dedicated fundraising team to offer help and support.
  • A fundraising pack bursting with hints and tips.
  • A free Alzheimer’s Research UK running vest or technical t-shirt.
  • Bespoke endurance training plans to help you reach your goal.
  • Access to fundraising materials, cheer packs for friends and family, and more!

Our work isn’t possible without amazing supporters like you, and by running for Alzheimer’s Research UK you’re funding pioneering research to change the lives of people with dementia and their families.

If you have any questions or would like further information, please contact the Fundraising team.

If you like what you see but can’t make this event, why not check out our full events calendar and find something that suits you?