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Run for a reason

Run for a reason

Around 2,000 babies in the UK are diagnosed with cerebral palsy every year and it affects children in many different ways.

Alfie loves jokes and playing tricks on people. “He’s a cheeky boy who always wants to have fun,” says mum Samantha. But for Alfie, who has cerebral palsy, having fun is a daily struggle.

Alfie can see and hear, but he is profoundly affected in terms of physical movement, and cannot speak.

Around 2,000 babies in the UK are diagnosed with cerebral palsy each year and it affects children in many different ways.

Action is funding research to help children facing a lifetime of challenges caused by disabilities such as cerebral palsy.

Run for a reason and help children like Alfie.

The Big Half

The Big Half is a new event and will be held for the first time on Sunday 4 March 2018

London Landmarks Half Marathon

London's brand new half marathon through Westminster and the City

Virgin London Marathon

Join Team Action and run the iconic London Marathon to help save tiny lives.

Vitality London 10,000

Join Team Action in this fantastic race through the heart of London’s historic centre and help us save and change the lives of sick and disabled babies and children.

Mud Monsters Run

Jump on board our muddiest event yet. Run solo or as part of team.

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