Got itchy feet? If the London Marathon's left you feeling inspired then we've got great news: we're offering one lucky runner the chance to take part in all seven 2013 Great Runs...

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Anyone who watched the London Marathon yesterday and didn’t feel a twinge of inspiration clearly wasn’t watching closely enough – over 30,000 people pounded 26.2 miles of pavement raise money for the charity of their choice. But now it’s your turn. Read on if you fancy winning the chance to run seven of the UK’s greatest races in one year.


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JustTextGiving by Vodafone, the text donation service that allows your friends and family to show their support with nothing but an SMS, has partnered with the Bupa Great Run series to offer one lucky winner the chance to run seven races.

The dates for those races are as follows:

– Great Manchester Run, 10K, 26 May
– Great North 10K, 23 June
– Great Edinburgh Run, 10k, 14 July
– Great North Run (Gateshead), Half Marathon, 15 September
– Great Yorkshire Run (Sheffield), 10k, 29 September
– Great Birmingham Run, Half Marathon, 20 October
– Great South Run (Portsmouth), 10 miles, 27 October

It’s a monumental challenge, kicking off with the Bupa Great Manchester Run in May and ending with the Bupa Great South Run in October. That’s six months of physical endurance. Are you up for it?

If so, entering couldn’t be easier: simply tell us why you think you’re a worthy winner, and why your charity could do with such a huge fundraising boost. Click the link below for the full info on how to get your entry in. But hurry; the competition closes on May 5th…


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Tell us why you’re the runner we’re looking for, and why your charity deserves the help, and be in with a chance of winning.
Click here to start your entry.


We’ll be on hand to help our winner get the most out of their fundraising, to build up their fitness and to throw a few surprises in along the way. It really is a once in a lifetime prize, so stay tuned to Vodafone Social for all the latest as the Bupa Great Run series progresses.

Full more information and terms and conditions can be found here.