Running Events Directory For The UK: Find your next 5k, 10K, Half Marathon, Marathon & Ultra Marathon

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Terms and Conditions

Welcome to Run Your Heart Out, the UK-specific website and directory dedicated to facilitating the search for running events within the United Kingdom. By accessing or using our website, located at, you agree to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use. Please read these terms carefully before using our website.

These Terms & Conditions were last modified on February 20, 2024.

1. Changes to our Site:

  1. We may update our site from time to time and may change the content at any time. However, please note that any of the content on our site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it.
  2. We do not guarantee that our site or any content on it will be free from errors or omissions.

2. Access to the Website:

  1. Run Your Heart Out is provided free of charge to both event organisers and the public for the purpose of finding and listing running events within the UK.
  2. Event organisers can create accounts to add their events to the directory. Users must be event organisers to create an account; otherwise, the account will be deleted without warning.
  3. We do not guarantee that our site or any content on it will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, restrict, discontinue, or change all or any part of our site without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
  4. Your Account and Password:
    1. If you choose or are provided with a user identification code, password, or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.
    2. We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time if, in our reasonable opinion, you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these Terms & Conditions.
    3. If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly change your password using the forgotten password function.

3. Responsibilities of Event Organisers:

  1. Event organisers must only add events that they personally organise within the United Kingdom.
  2. Misuse of the website, including but not limited to inappropriate language, information, files, or links not related to running events, is strictly prohibited. Users are encouraged to report misuse via the contact form.
  3. Event Organisers may include links to external services and files related ONLY to the event they are adding.

4. User-Generated Content:

  1. Users are solely responsible for the content they submit to Run Your Heart Out, including event details, links, and files.
  2. We reserve the right to remove any content that violates these terms and conditions or is deemed inappropriate or irrelevant to the purpose of the website.

5. No Reliance on Information:

  1. The content on our site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking or refraining from any action on the basis of the content on our site.
  2. Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties, or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete, or up to date.

6. Linking to our Site:

  1. You may link to our website, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.
  2. You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval, or endorsement on our part where none exists.
  3. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
  4. If you wish to make any use of content on our site other than that set out above, please contact us.

7. Intellectual Property:

  1. All content provided on Run Your Heart Out, including but not limited to text, graphics, logos, and images, is the property of the website owner or its content suppliers and is protected by copyright laws.
  2. Users may not reproduce, distribute, modify, or republish any content from Run Your Heart Out without prior written consent.

8. Third-Party Links and Resources in our Site:

  1. Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them.
  2. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.

9. Limitation of Liability:

  1. We make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability, or availability of Run Your Heart Out or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose.
  2. In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage, including without limitation indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of Run Your Heart Out.

10. No Responsibility for Viruses:

  1. We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
  2. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programs, and platform to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
  3. You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs, or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored, or any server, computer, or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offense under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities, and we will cooperate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.

11. Other Terms & Conditions:

These Terms of Use refer to the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of our site:

  1. Our Privacy Policy, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us.
  2. Our Cookie Policy, which sets out information about the cookies on our site.

12. Applicable Law

  1. These Terms of Use, its subject matter and its formation (and any non-contractual disputes or claims) are governed by English law. We both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

13. Changes to Terms and Conditions:

  1. We reserve the right to modify these terms and conditions at any time without prior notice. By continuing to use Run Your Heart Out after any such changes, you agree to be bound by the modified terms and conditions.