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Race Meeting

Check venue for exact opening and race times.

Great Yarmouth Racecourse

Fri 26 Jun

01493 842527

Afternoon Flat Racing

Thu 2 Jul

01493 842527

Afternoon Flat Racing

Wed 8 Jul

01493 842527

Afternoon Flat Racing

…and 10 more dates until 27 Oct

Race Meeting

Check venue for exact opening and race times.

York Racecourse

Wed 13 May

01904 620911

Afternoon Flat Racing

Thu 14 May

01904 620911

Afternoon Flat Racing

Fri 15 May

01904 620911

Afternoon Flat Racing

…and 13 more dates until 10 Oct

Rap Jumping – Extreme Adventure

Rap Jumping is an extreme form of forward abseiling. You can take slow steps, walk or run and jump down the 150ft London Tower.

The Castle Climbing Centre, London N4

Sun 26 Apr

£46.73 / 020 8211 7000

Rat Race: Dirty Weekend

Not for the faint hearted, the world's largest assault course boasts 200 obstacles along a 20 mile course. Luckily there's a party afterwards.

Burghley House, Stamford

Sat 9 May

£145–£169 / 01904 409401

Rat Race: The Crossing

Mountain bike from coast to coast on a three-day journey taking in the Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales and the North Yorkshire Moors.

The Beacon, Whitehaven

Fri 10 Jul

£360–£400

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Rat Race: The Wall

A 69 mile ultra run across Hadrian’s Wall Country. Begin within Caernarfon Castle, through the beautiful countryside of Cumbria and Northumberland, and cross the iconic Newcastle-Gateshead Millennium Bridge to reach the finish.

English Heritage: Carlisle Castle

Sat 20 Jun

£200 / 01904409 401

RBC Race For The Kids

Get the whole family involved in this 5k fun run and help raise funds for Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity.

Battersea Park, London SW11

Sun 7 Jun

£16; under 4s free (Children £11) / 0207 239 3270

Red Bull Soapbox Race

Design, build and race your own soapbox. If you dare.

Alexandra Palace, London N22

Sun 12 Jul

£9 / 020 8365 2121

Reg Philips Trophy Meeting

The first National B event of the season featuring sports, classic, saloons and racing cars as well as motorcycles.

Shelsley Walsh Hillclimb, Worcester

Sat 4 Jul

£12–£15 (Children free) / 01886 812211

No dogs are allowed at the venue.

Sun 5 Jul

£12–£15 (Children free) / 01886 812211

No dogs are allowed at the venue.

Rifle Club

An opportunity to try to try small bore and air gun shooting under expert guidance.

Wickham Centre, Fareham

Sat 2 May

Phone for prices / 01329 833 688

  • 10:00 – 12:00 Rifle Club Wickham Centre, Fareham

Sat 9 May

Phone for prices / 01329 833 688

  • 10:00 – 12:00 Rifle Club Wickham Centre, Fareham

Sat 16 May

Phone for prices / 01329 833 688

  • 10:00 – 12:00 Rifle Club Wickham Centre, Fareham
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River Rat Race

A wet and wild 10K race which winds around Docklands and combines special water and shore based activities. In aid of Shelter.

ExCel, London E16

Sat 25 Jul

£65–£75 / 020 7069 5000

Rob Roy Challenge

Not for the faint hearted – teams take part in an action-packed day including a 16-mile walk (or run) from Drymen to Callander then a 39-mile cycle to Kenmore. A party and feast await the intrepid participants upon their finish. Teams should include four people and each team member is asked to raise a minimum of £350.

Drymen Village Hall

Sat 20 Jun

£65; £105 with bike hire / 07977 151540

Rock Solid Race

1km. 10 Obstacles. Top 50% proceed to next round. Repeat x 4. Winner takes £2,000.

Silverstone, Towcester

Sat 23 May

£41 Dec 1-Jan 31; £46 Feb 1-Mar 31; £51 Apr 1-May 23 / 0870 458 8200

Rock Solid Sprint

1km. 10 Obstacles. Top 50% proceed to next round. Repeat x 4. Winner takes £2,000.

Silverstone Woodlands, Buckingham

Sat 23 May

£41–£51 / 01392 580 571

The Trentham Estate, Stoke-on-Trent

Wed 22 Jul

Free

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Run for All

A series of 10k runs in the North of England. Race for a PB or jog in your first official race at this inclusive event.

Alfred Gelder Street, Hull

Sun 14 Jun

£21.96

Crown Point Road, Leeds

Sun 12 Jul

£21.96

Knavesmire Road, York

Sun 2 Aug

£21.96

Run The Oxford Parks

Try orienteering - an exciting race with a difference. Run, jog or walk, ideal for all ages.

University Parks, Oxford

Sat 16 May

£6 (£2; £2) / 07941 096 064

Runner’s World Festival of Trail – Bedgebury Forest Half Marathon & 10k

Off road runs through Bedgebury Forest. Choose either a 10k or half marathon distance.

Bedgebury National Pinetum And Forest, Cranbrook

Sat 6 Jun

£31.50–£35 / 01904 409401

10k.

£42–£47 / 01904 409401

Half marathon.

Runner’s World Festival of Trail – Clumber Park Half Marathon & 10k

A trail run through forest and woodland. Choose either a 10k or half marathon distance.

Clumber Park, Worksop

Sat 27 Jun

£31.50–£35 / 01904 409401

10k

£42–£47 / 01904 409401

Half marathon.

Sailing Club Open Day

Come & Try Sailing for free at Yeadon Sailing Club.

Yeadon Cricket Club, Leeds

Sat 16 May

Free / 01132 507701

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Sainsbury's 2015 School Games Hockey

The UK's best young hockey players show off what they do best.

The Armitage Centre, Manchester

Sun 6 Sep

£5

Sainsbury's 2015 School Games Judo

The UK's best young judo practitioners battle it out.

The Armitage Centre, Manchester

Fri 4 Sep

£5

Sat 5 Sep

£5

Sun 6 Sep

£5

Sainsbury's 2015 School Games Rugby Sevens

The best of the UK's young players show off their skills.

The Armitage Centre, Manchester

Sat 5 Sep

£5

Sun 6 Sep

£5

Sainsbury's Birmingham Grand Prix

The meeting welcomes a selection of top athletes in track and field.

Birmingham Alexander Stadium

Sun 7 Jun

£20 (£15) / 08000 556056

Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust Scottish Dragon Championships 2015

The best Dragon sailors (no, not the Game of Thrones type, the other ones) compete in this championship, hosted by the Scottish Sailing Institute.

Largs Sailing Club

Sat 27 Jun

Free / 0147 553 0757

Sun 28 Jun

Free / 0147 553 0757

Mon 29 Jun

Free / 0147 553 0757

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