Bear Grylls Survival Race 2017

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About the event

The Bear Grylls Survival race is a series of challenges designed to help you find your warrior spirit and prove that life is a journey best lived boldly. Created by Bear Grylls and his crack team of survival and obstacle racing enthusiasts, this is not just your average run. Throughout the course you’ll be tackling a number of amazing obstacles, climbs and crawls, as well as challenges to test your survival instincts.

With 5k and 10k distances, this is perfect for the first-timer or anyone who fancies a real challenge!

Date Location Distance Entry fee Min sponsorship
Saturday 30 September 2017 London 5k or 10k £20 £150


Join Team Sense with a guaranteed charity place in the event. Register for just £20 and commit to raise at least £150.

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Can’t make it to London? Don’t worry; there are also races in Cambridge (5 August) and Manchester (9 September). Email for more info.

How we will support you

Our expert National Events team is on hand to offer you an unrivalled support package, which includes:

  • Unlimited support, advice and guidance right up until race day
  • A fundraising pack crammed full of ideas to help you smash your targets
  • Extensive training programmes for runners of all levels
  • A limited edition Sense running vest to wear with pride on your big day