Running Down Dementia

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Are you looking for a new challenge to take on during lockdown? Then Running Down Dementia may be just the thing for you! Now more than ever, we all need something to get us moving and dementia research needs your running help.

Lace up today to run or walk 100km, 300km or a distance of your choice between 1 March and 31 August.

Go the distance for dementia research

Whether you’re going solo or with members of your household, whether you’re on your treadmill or out on the pavement, you can help keep dementia research on track.

Whatever you decide, make sure it’s a personal challenge! Run, walk or jog your challenge, fundraise £100, and help Alzheimer’s Research UK move one step closer to a life-changing dementia treatment. 

Taking Part for that personal pride and feeling that carries our team:

1  When you challenge yourself - It doesn’t matter if you’re a keen runner or total beginner. With Running Down Dementia, you set your own personal targets – whether that’s braving your first lunchtime run or setting yourself a marathon challenge!

2   When you get fit and active - We know it can be difficult to stay fit and active during lockdown but Running Down Dementia is a great way to get moving whenever it suits you – and enjoy some much-needed me-time. 

3  When you help make an impact - Whatever your ability, you’ll be running towards finding a cure for dementia. By raising £100, you will make breakthroughs in dementia research possible – that could one day free people from the fear of dementia.