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SARAID10K : The Search & Rescue Run 

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The event has started!

  • Mon 10th Aug - Wed 30th Sep 2020
Results may be submitted anytime through Wed 30th Sep 2020 5:59 AM
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SARAID have just returned from a deployment to Beirut in response to the tragic explosion on 4th August that devastated the city. Our team of trained search and rescue volunteers deployed to assist in the immediate humanitarian response and led the damage assessment coordination phase. This work started the process of helping the 300,000 people displaced from their homes and livelihoods on the road to rebuilding their lives again.

SARAID is a British charity dedicated to providing immediate humanitarian relief and specialist urban search and rescue support in response to large scale disasters all around the world. We are staffed entirely by volunteers, who come from all walks of life, but are united in their desire to help those in need. Right now, we need your help, as a charity we rely solely on donations and receive no government support. Please join us for the inaugural SARAID 10K Search and Rescue Run.

Run, jog, walk or even crawl your way to 10km this August, complete the distance in one go or break it up as you feel. But save your efforts on your favourite app and upload the results to our virtual finish line in order to earn you SARAID branded finishers t-shirt.

NB. International entries will not come with a t-shirt

The finish line

Let's welcome our most recent participants completing their race:

Finisher's GallerySee all 57 photos
Tom Jakeman ·M / 25 - 29
a month ago
Icon00:54:00 ·10km Search and Rescue Run
Oliver Martin
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Clare Morton
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Kerry Hughes
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Jet Hughes-Baldwin
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Recent finishersSee all 75 Finishers
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Tom Jakeman
10km Search and Rescue Run
10km Search and Rescue Run
M 25 - 29
Icon00:54:00
a month ago
OM
Oliver Martin
10km Search and Rescue Run
10km Search and Rescue Run
M 25 - 29
Icon00:59:05
a month ago
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Stuart Ward
10km Search and Rescue Run
10km Search and Rescue Run
M 40 - 44
Icon00:34:15
a month ago
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Tanya Haeffele
Pyramid Performance
10km Search and Rescue Run
10km Search and Rescue Run
F 40 - 44
Pyramid Performance
Icon00:56:55
a month ago
MH
Mick Hill
10km Search and Rescue Run
10km Search and Rescue Run
M 30 - 34
Icon00:41:46
a month ago
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How to enter the SARAID10K : The Search & Rescue Run 

Once you book the event, you'll need to upload your result during the event time window.

  1. 10km Search and Rescue Run

    Run 10km
    £15–£19.50
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How to complete a Virtual Event

Participating in a virtual event means you can complete the distance at any time within the event timeframe in a location of your choice.
Here's what you need to do:

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Preparing your virtual event

  • Secure your virtual spot in the event by booking your ticket
  • Plan your ideal route
    Make sure the route is at least the event length and as traffic free as possible
  • Download a distance tracking app
  • Ensure your phone and/or GPS watch is fully charged
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During your event

  • Record your activity on a tracker and take a screenshot
    This can be either a phone or a GPS watch.
  • Complete your activity in the designated event completion timeframe
  • Make sure you go the event distance
    But don't worry if you go a bit further, we'll calculate your finish time.
  • Take a Finisher's Photo to share with your fellow finishers
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Submitting your result

  • Head back to this event page to submit your results
    Make sure to submit your results within the event completion timeframe
  • Upload a screenshot of your activity tracker or GPS watch to verify your results
    You can still participate and submit results without this, but we won't be able to verify your results.
  • Provide your finish time and overall distance
    If you go further than the race distance, we'll adjust your time down to the correct distance based on your pace.
  • Share your Finisher's Photo on the Finish Line gallery
    Get featured on our Finish Line where you can celebrate your achievement and inspire others to get active.

Frequently asked questions

How do I record my activity?
To record your activity, you will need to download an activity tracking app that is able to track your distance and time. Popular apps include Strava, Nike Run Club, MapMyRun, and RunKeeper, and are available in the app store for free on your phone. For more details on our favourite tracking apps check out our blog post.
Are there time cutoffs for Virtual Events?
Virtual Events are fantastic in that they can be completed at any pace and location. The only restriction on how long you take is the event submission window, which is generally 48 hours, giving you lots of time to complete your event.
Can I go further than the race distance?
Yes, you can complete a distance further than what the event requires. All you need to do is input distance travelled and time, and we will adjust it down to the time it took to complete the event distance.
Can I do my distance over a few days and break it up and add up my total time to submit?
Unfortunately, while you can complete the distance at any pace, it must be completed in one go. In order to make the virtual experience as close to a physical event as possible, please submit your total elapsed time that it took to complete your chosen distance rather than total moving time. This will take into account any breaks or stops taken during completion, and mimic the experience of a physical event.
If offered, when will the post-race goodies be mailed?
Any race goodies or merchandise will be posted by the Event Organiser as soon as possible after the event. Please contact the Event Organiser if you have further enquiries about race swag.
Can I take part at any time of day?
You will find the event start time on the event page. Once the event starts, you can complete the event any time within the submission window. Make sure to upload your result and picture within the submission window to verify your results!
Have a question about this event? Ask our team member below and we'll get back to you. In the meantime, visit our Help Center
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