Places are now available for the Age UK Leeds Abbey Dash 2017, which will see 12,000 runners take to the streets of Leeds on Sunday 5th November to raise funds that will make a real difference to the lives of vulnerable older people.

Leeds Abbey DashNow in its 32nd year, the Age UK Leeds Abbey Dash is popular with fun-runners, celebrities and elite athletes alike and has been hailed one of the best races in the country.

Age UK is now calling on first-time runners as well as experienced runners to sign up.

Key information:

When: Sunday 5th November 2017
Where: Leeds City Centre
Distance: 10k event for adults (ages 15+) and 2k Junior Dash event for 8 – 14 year olds

The course:  Flat and fast, ideal for first time and experienced runners
Registration fee: Early bird rate is £20 (£18 UKA affiliated) valid until 31st August. Thereafter, registration is £24 (£22 UKA affiliated) plus 4% booking fee on full price of ticket.

The Junior Dash is £8 to enter (ages from 8-14 years). All finishers will receive a limited edition Age UK Leeds Abbey Dash 2017 t-shirt.

Runners keen to sign up to the Age UK Leeds Abbey Dash should visit For any enquiries about the event, email or call 0800 169 87 87.