RBC Race For The Kids For Great Ormond Street Hospital


Every day, 618 children and young people from across the UK arrive at GOSH. Every day, doctors and nurses battle the most complex illnesses, and the brightest minds come together to achieve pioneering medical breakthroughs. And every day is a chance for you to make a difference.

This extraordinary hospital has always depended on charitable support to give seriously ill children the best chance to fulfil their potential.

A better future for seriously ill children starts here.

How you can get involved

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On Saturday 13 October in London’s iconic Hyde Park GOSH needs everyone to race for the kids. Run, jog, wheel or walk our 5k family fun run and give seriously ill children at Great Ormond Street Hospital the chance of a better future.


About the event

At our annual fun run everyone is welcome, regardless of age or ability. Complete the 5k course and then celebrate with us afterwards at our family festival.

Event information

Date: Saturday 13 October 2018
Venue: Hyde Park
Race start: 10am
Entertainment: 10am – 2pm


Exciting on the day entertainment will include:

  • Live entertainment from Butlin’s
  • Giant pirate ship bouncy castle
  • Facepainting
  • Bubbleshow from Maxwell the Bubblologist
  • Arts and crafts
  • Biscuit and cake decorating

Advanced Registration Fees

Adult standard price: £18
Children (under 16 years old): £12
Infants (4 and under): Go free
Your registration fee includes a t-shirt, finishers medal and goody bag.



There’s no minimum fundraising amount, but we ask all of our participants to raise as much money as they can. By taking part, you will help to fund ground-breaking researchadvanced equipmentchild and family support services, and the rebuilding and refurbishment of wards and medical facilities.