Rifle Run

The UK’s toughest 10km is back! A 10km run if you can shoot straight. Air-rifle and shotgun challenges await you in this cross-country race. Rifle Run is the first and only civilian event of its kind – based on a military exercise called a march and shoot, it combines three shooting challenges with a 10km cross-country run.

People shooting at the Rifle Run

£39 - £49
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Charity Challenge Details

Based on an Army basic training exercise called a march and shoot, Rifle Run is a 10km run, if you can shoot straight. The first and only event of its kind. Hit the target or face the penalty. Experience the adrenaline of a cross-country running race, combined with the thrill of shooting.



  • One 10km cross country running course.
  • Three shooting challenges.
  • 20 targets for you to hit in total.

These are a mixture of air-rifle or shotgun.

For every shot you miss, you face a 250m penalty lap.

  • Hit 20/20 and run 10km.
  • Hit 0/20 and run 15km.
  • Hit 15 or more shots and you reach ‘marksman’ status.



Early-early-bird registration: £39pp, or £156 for a team of 5. 

Early-bird registration: £44pp, or £176 for a team of 5.

Full priced Registration: £49pp or £196 for a team of 5.



The minimum fundraising target for Rifle Run is £100 per person.

We’ve got some great incentives to help you raise as much as possible – visit the ‘fundraising’ tab on the website for more information.


What’s included?

  • Everything you need for a full day’s shooting. This includes one-on-one tuition from British Shooting and E.J. Churchill’s qualified instructors.
  • A fully signposted, cross-country run: route marshals, first aid cover and that all-important finishers medal!
  • Fundraising support: a dedicated point of contact at The Soldiers’ Charity, fundraising pack and all the wristbands and supplies you could need.

Have a question? Contact Amy on akenyon@soldierscharity.org or 020 7811 3960


Event Location: E.J. Churchill Group Ltd, Lane End, HP14 3NS

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