2 trekkers walking on a sunny path

Race to the Stones 2024

Event Type Trail running
Date 13-14 July 2024
Location Avebury
Registration Fee £40 - £70 depending on chosen distance
Fundraising Target £300 - £500 depending on chosen distance
Distance options 50KM, 100KM
Level Moderate

Sign up to take on Race to the Stones today. The money you raise will fund vital support and life-changing research. 

Choose from the Explore 50KM Day 1 or 2, or the 100KM ultra marathon. Explore 50KM Day 1 finds you wandering through the woodland before coming down into the renowned 'field of dreams'. Day 2 has you ending at the ancient village of Avebury. Tick off your 50KM Ultra before taking time to explore the largest stone circle in Europe. 

From the Uffington White Horse to Liddington Castle, your 100KM journey promises to be rich in both history and breath-taking scenery. 

Running for Alzheimer’s Society

Join team Alzheimer's Society at Race to the King and feel amazing about giving help and hope to people living with dementia.

Explore 50KM Day 1 or Day 2

You'll pay a registration fee of £40 and have a fundraising target of £300

100KM ultra marathon non stop 

You'll pay a registration fee of £50 and have a fundraising target of £500

100KM ultra marathon over 2 days 

You'll pay a registration fee of £50 and have a fundraising target of £500


When you run for us, you'll receive:

  • a free running top to wear on race day
  • detailed training guides for different abilities and personalised support from our experts
  • access to a Facebook group where you can chat to other runners
  • support from our dedicated events team to help you smash your fundraising target

We'll be there to support you every step of the way.

Fundraising for Alzheimer's Society

We know that fundraising can be just as challenging as the event, but our expert team will be on hand to help. We’ll be in regular contact with support, advice and ideas.


Kick-start your fundraising by setting up a JustGiving page. You can easily share your page with your friends, family and colleagues on social media and email, plus everything happens automatically.

The money you donate is sent to us, Gift Aid collected, and your sponsors thanked. Job done!

Fundraising for your run

From posters and sponsorship forms to social media badges and advice on promoting an event, find all the resources you need to smash your fundraising in our hub.

Go to the fundraising hub

Frequently asked questions

You can order your top when you complete our registration form by contacting the team here with your size (XS to XXL) and style (vest/t-shirt).

If you have let us know your size, we will send your top to you in the post approximately a month before race day.

We’ll send out a link to our Training Zone by email. Here you will find our training guide and plans for every ability plus loads of other advice covering areas including nutrition, injuries and tapering. 

We’ll also give you contact details for our expert running coaches, so you get in touch directly with any questions

If you’re collecting money on a JustGiving page, there’s nothing you need to do, your sponsorship comes directly to us.

If you have collected any cash, you can bank it and pay in using one of these options: 

  • Pay the donations directly onto your JustGiving page if you have one.
  • Pay in online using our secure payment page.
  • Send a cheque made payable to Alzheimer’s Society to Alzheimer’s Society, Scott Lodge, Scott Road, Plymouth, PL2 3DU. Please include our paying in form so we have your event details.
  • Pay over the phone with a credit or debit card. Call our lovely customer care team on 0300 222 5808.

The organiser's FAQs can be found here.

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