Distance: 1 mile
How much: From £12
Fundraising target: Raise as much as you can
Age: 3+ (Entrants aged 3-8 yrs must run with a parent)
A shiny medal to show to all of your friends

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Run for your hospitals

Its fun to run, and running a mile with your friends and family is even better! There’s high-energy fun from beginning to end, plus crazy costumes, and high fives. And that’s all before you reach the finish line, where you’ll receive an exclusive finisher medal to add to your collection and a sense of pride like no other.

Runners of all ages (3+) can fist bump their way along our one mile route and discover the incredible feeling of running together.

Do great things for your hospitals and sign up to this fun family run today.

Sign up to the Great Bristol Family Run

Want to push yourself that little bit further? Find out more about the Great Bristol 10k and half marathon which will be taking place on the same day.


Why join Bristol & Weston Hospitals Charity?

Not only will you feel a great sense of achievement, but you will also be making a big difference by fundraising for your local hospitals across Bristol city centre, South Bristol and Weston-super-Mare.

Join #TeamBWHC and you'll receive:

BWHC Logo sunburst icon Support and advice from our fundraising team

BWHC Logo sunburst icon Cheer stations throughout your run to spur you on to the finish line

BWHC Logo sunburst icon Digital resources and support setting up a fundraising page

BWHC Logo sunburst icon A free promotional code for a day pass for PureGym Harbourside to store your personal belongings safely in their lockers and enjoy a shower after all your hard work

BWHC Logo sunburst icon Additional fundraising materials, including our bespoke nutrition tips to help you stay fueled for your event.



Sign up via the Great Bristol Run website or follow these steps to let us know that you've already got a space. 

Step 1 – Sign up to the family run on the Great Bristol Run website.

Step 2 - Click our ‘I have my own place’ and fill out your details.

Step 3 – Our team will get in touch to kick-start your fundraising, show you how to set up a JustGiving page, and welcome you to our team!

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BWHC Logo sunburst icon How much does it cost to take part?

The registration fee is £12.

BWHC Logo sunburst icon Who can take part?

The Great Bristol Family Run is open to entrants aged 3+. Entry is per person (Each adult and child). Entrants aged 3-8 yrs must run with a parent (accompanying adults also need to enter).

BWHC Logo sunburst icon How much do I need to fundraise?

There is no minimum sponsorship, which means you can raise as much as you want for your hospitals with no pressure!

BWHC Logo sunburst icon Can I sign a team up to take part?

Of course! If you would like to enter a team, please contact us to have a chat. 

BWHC Logo sunburst icon Do I have to be an expert runner to take part?

This is a family friendly 1 mile run so everyone is welcome.


Please contact us on [email protected] or 0117 3700 842 with any other queries.



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