York Fun Run 2022

Postponed to 2022



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Knavesmire Road



Take part


Event information

The Arena Group York Fun Run is a great way to get active this year! 

Entries are FREE for 2 to 14 years old's making this a fantastic fun day out for all the family. 

Taking place on the same day as the York 10K the route offers the chance to experience an impressive start/finish and crowds lining the Knavesmire.

Run For All events aim to be entirely inclusive, regardless of ability. So, if your child has mobility or other issues or has any other special considerations, please get in touch so we can help you and them have the best experience.

All finishers will be rewarded with goodies such as water, food and that all-important medal to show off to friends!

Event Distance: 2.4K

How to enter Instructions

How to enter Instructions

Registering a young runner aged between 2 and 8 years old:
Using the Aged 18+ entry type, register the adult and within the booking process the system will ask you to provide the Full Name and age of the child/children you are registering.

Registering a young runner aged between 9 and 17 years old:
Entries must be completed by a parent/guardian aged 18 years or over on behalf of the child

Event timings

Event timings

10.00 Race office opens
11.45 Race start

Race Information

Race Information

  • Race Number

  • Parking

  • Where To Meet

  • Are Your Family Coming To Support You?

  • Baggage

  • Warm Up

  • At the Finish

  • Big Smiles

Route map

Route map


Partner charity

Partner charity

In 2020 the York fun run will be supporting Kids Yorkshire and Lincolnshire

Children taking part in the York Fun Run are encouraged to raise a small amount of money to help a local cause. They can, of course, choose any charity of their choice – or opt to support the event’s official partner charity, KIDS Yorkshire and Lincolnshire. 

KIDS exists to enable all disabled children, young people and their families to enjoy their lives and our vision is a world in which all disabled children and young people to realise their aspirations.

KIDS support children with any impairment, from birth to 25 years, ensuring continuity of support as children become adults.

KIDS provide:

  •  Support for Parents of Disabled Children and Young People (practically and timely support via parent training, Sleep Programme and Befriending services)
  •  Direct work with Disabled children (Home Learning [Portage] services, specialist nurseries, playgroups, short breaks for disabled children, summer playschemes)
  •  Direct work with Disabled young people (specialist youth groups, short breaks, transition support, youth participation projects, young people’s advocacy)
  •  Support for Siblings of Disabled Children and Young Carers

If you have requested a fundraising pack from one of the event's partner charities, this should be with you soon. If you have not received your fundraising pack at least 4 weeks before the event, please contact the partner charity you have selected directly.





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