The Great South Run - 15th & 16th October The Event The world’s most famous 10-mile run returns to Portsmouth on Sunday 16 October, and you can be part of the action! Soak up the big event experience by choosing your challenge and taking on 5k or 10 miles. With music and entertainment zones at every kilometre, some of the best (and loudest!) crowd support, and a route passing Portsmouth’s most iconic landmarks, it is an event day experience like no other. The 5k event takes place on Saturday 15 October 2022 and the 10-mile event is on Sunday 16 October 2022. Find out more on the official event website where you can find training plans and much more! Sign Up with Adoption UK Running in an event for charity is a really rewarding experience, particularly right now when so many people need help. The Great South Run uses Enthuse as their official fundraising platform and it makes it easy for you to get going – in fact it’s just three steps: Head to the official fundraising platform, and choose our charity, Adoption UK Pop in your details and personalise your page by uploading a photo, setting a fundraising target and adding your story about why you’re taking part Donate to yourself to get things rolling and then share your page on social media, email and WhatsApp Adoption UK has 15 places available! All we ask is that you pay entrance fee of £46 and aim to raise £250 for our wonderful charity! Sign up now Fundraising Guidance & Support Your fundraising page provides a home for all your training and fundraising activity pre-event, on the day, and post-event. You can showcase your training efforts with uploads from your exercise tracking apps, as well as post updates, images and videos to your page to showcase your fundraising activities. Be sure to also post your training progress on social media! This will all help keep your fundraising story fresh and engaging and help encourage your family, friends and colleagues to donate to your page. You can even livestream your efforts on the day of the event so your supporters can follow your progress. There’s also the opportunity for a bit of friendly competition with other participants through leader boards for finishing times, activity levels and of course the amounts fundraised. Good luck with your training and your fundraising! We’ll see you on the start line!