Santa in The City

A festive short fun run to get you in the mood for Christmas.

The perfect festive evening fun run to get you in the mood for Christmas. You’ll run along hidden London paths, enjoying the stunning night-time views of Tower Bridge, City Hall, and the Shard. Then you’ll return to the festive Southbank with views of St Paul’s Cathedral and the London Skyline, to the finish line, in front of the Tate Modern. A truly unique and iconic route!

Distance: 4.3km
Date: 6 or 7 December 2024
Registration fee: £15
Fundraising target: £100

What you’ll get when joining Team Refuge:

  • Friendly fundraising support from our Refuge Events team.
  • A Santa suit*
  • A signed route, water stations, and marshalled support on the day.
  • A festive medal on the finish line!

*Santa suits are handed out by the event organiser. You can collect your Santa suit from 1pm on the race day. Santa suits are all one-size.

Why choose Refuge?

1 in 4 women will experience domestic abuse in her lifetime.

On average, 2 women each week will be murdered by their current or former partner in England and Wales.

Refuge provides a range of life saving services to help rebuild the lives of women and their children, free from fear and violence. We make sure the experiences of survivors are at the heart of our work and help amplify their voices. Our specialist staff understand the diverse and complex needs of those experiencing abuse and we are experts in the dynamics of domestic abuse and gender-based violence.

Domestic abuse and violence against women and girls will only end when we create gender equality. Refuge is a feminist organisation striving for inclusivity and equality and our feminism is intersectional. Every day we work extensively and closely with survivors of domestic abuse, ensuring their diverse and varied experiences and needs are central to everything we do. We are committed to a world where domestic abuse and violence against women and girls is not tolerated, and where women and children can live safely.

Join Team Refuge today to make this a reality.