Join the Race for Literacy with Read Easy UK!


Lace up your running shoes and be a hero for literacy by joining Read Easy UK in an upcoming challenge. Together, we can make a profound impact on individuals’ lives through the gift of reading.


Follow this link to Run for Charity where you can choose an event to take part in! We’re with you every step of the way and as part of the Read Easy UK team, you’ll have access to lots of fundraising support and advice to help you prepare for your event.


Together, let’s turn every step into a story, every mile into a masterpiece, and every runner into a reading advocate. Join the Race for Literacy and make a lasting impact with Read Easy UK.


If you’ve already secured your own place at an event, or you’d like to speak to us about an event you’re planning, let us know! Contact us at

Find out more about our upcoming events:

Warwick Half Marathon

4th February 2024

Taking in spectacular, scenic views of the Warwickshire countryside, this undulating course takes place on fully closed roads so is suitable for runners of all abilities.

The stunning views, buzzing atmosphere and enthusiastic local support will keep you motivated every step of the way and with the final 2km slightly downhill, you can enjoy a strong finish to this unforgettable half marathon.

Sign up here!

Birmingham Running Festival - 5K, 10K and Half Marathon

18th February, 12th May, 21st July or 15th September 2024

Choose between a 5k, 10k or Half Marathon distance –  there is an option for everyone making it the perfect opportunity for a fun morning out running with friends and family!

Choose your date and distance here!

Paris Marathon

7th April 2024

The Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris is now one of the biggest marathons in the world and perfectly combines a personal challenge with the chance to discover one of the world’s greatest cities.

Race day will see you pound the pavements of the French capital’s most famous avenues and plazas.  Starting at the foot of the Arc de Triomphe, and finishing with views of Notre Dame and the Eiffel Tower to guide you home.

Sign up to this incredible event here!

Wolverhampton Inflatable 2.5K and 5K Obstacle Course

22nd June 2024

Get ready to bounce your way through The World’s BIGGEST and most EPIC Inflatable Obstacle Course!

This event is taking place at Wolverhampton (Staffordshire) on Sat 22nd, June 2024, and it’s going to be BIGGER, BOUNCIER, and BETTER than ever before!

The excitement has been pumped up to the MAX, you’ll be jumping, sliding, and bouncing your way to the finish line like never before.

So grab your friends, lace up your trainers, and get ready for the ultimate inflatable adventure.

Choose your distance and join this fun event here!

Asics London 10K

14th July 2024

Dash past iconic central London sights Big Ben, the London Eye and the River Thames in a 10K race to remember.

Join this iconic race here!

Robin Hood Half Marathon

29th September 2024

The Robin Hood Half Marathon in Nottingham is one of the longest established and most popular city centre road events in the UK.

A picturesque route taking you along Victoria Embankment, River Trent, past Nottingham Castle, Robin Hood statue, The Park and Wollaton Park where you’re bound to see a few deer roaming. Finishing on Victoria Embankment Recreation ground next to the River Trent.

Join team Read Easy UK for this event here!