Running Down Dementia

We’re currently in a time where our personal wellbeing is more important than ever, and Running Down Dementia is a great way to get moving whenever you’re able to over the next few months, and to keep track of your amazing efforts. With every step you take, you’ll help fund major breakthroughs in research, and give hope to the 34 million people affected by dementia

.Running Down Dementia is an award-winning virtual running challenge from Alzheimer's Research UK and parkrun, supported by Garmin. We're challenging you to run 100km (Pioneer), 300km (Epic) or a distance of your choice (Maverick) and raise £100 for cutting-edge dementia research.

Running Down Dementia runs from 1 April to 31 August and you can complete your challenge in any way throughout this time.

If you still have questions, then please visit our FAQs page.

Go on, take on the challenge today! 😊