Top five events for this weekend

If you're looking for a last minute event to get your teeth in to this weekend then check out our top five events for the upcoming weekend. We've got running, cycling, obstacle and walking events ready for you to check out and make your weekend more exciting. 

five weekend events

Cycling Weekly Wiltshire Wildcat

Sat 12th March, 08:00

An early-season sportive test lays in wait in the Cycling Weekly Wildcat, which criss-crosses the Medieval drovers’ trails the area is famous for, passes through numerous Saxon villages and offers magnificent views across the Dorset Downs, all in a day’s riding.

Find out more here.

The Royal British Legion Major Series - Midlands

Sat 12th March, 09:30

The award-winning Major Series is the UK's most friendly obstacle race! The 5k and 10k courses are littered with all kinds of obstacles, hills, mud and water. Most importantly, both courses are full of over 40 of the Major's finest troops, there to help you through the obstacles, but maybe challenge you to a few too!

Find out more here.

Vitality Liverpool Half Marathon

Sun 13th March, 09:00

The 23rd Liverpool Half Marathon date is now confirmed and will once again be supported by Vitality as title sponsor. This long established excellent event has attracted a great mix of runners and in recent years has become the North West's biggest half marathon peaking at just under 9,000 entries.

Find out more here.

Eye to Eye Charity Walk - Family Friendly 4 Mile Route

Sun 13th March, 09:00

Join us for this fabulous trek around our capital city, taking in world-famous sights and less well-known corners as we trace our 4-mile route through London. This challenging day takes us west from Moorfield Eye Hospital through peaceful parks and alongside waterways, passing famous sights including Pudding Lane, St Paul's and the Globe as we walk through the heart of the city to our finish point at the London Eye on the Thames. There is also a tougher 14-mile walk available, starting and ending at the same points. There will be full support throughout the challenge with marshals and water stops along the route.

Find out more here.

Wiggle Chalky Chaser MTB

Sun 13th March, 08:00

Salisbury Race Course sits above a stupendous riding area, rich with a mixture of ancient drove tracks and winding descents and climbs. Now is your chance to experience what this area has to offer as you start cycling on the Old Shaftesbury Drove track, dipping in and out of the valley taking in the wooded wonderland of Knighton Woods. -

Find out more here.


So that's our top picks for this weekend - are you attending them? Let us know on Facebook and Twitter!