• What is it?

    WhyWeRun is a unique 250 km ultra running event. This is not a race, but an event with a greater purpose: to enable runners to achieve something amazing with support from our incredible community of fellow runners while raising funds for bigmoose.

  • When is it?

    23rd September 2024 - 29th September 2024

  • Where is it?

    Pembrokeshire, Wales.

    Taking in parts of the Welsh Coastal path, the route is both challenging but beautiful, with spectacular scenery and wildlife.

  • Distance?

    250km, over 5 days, 6,900m elevation.

What's included?

  • 6 nights accommodation consisting of a single bed, in shared 8 person dormitory with en suite shower and toilet
  • Medical staff at campsite and checkpoint
  • Physiotherapists and Osteopath at campsite and checkpoint
  • Educational workshops throughout the year
  • Access to drinking water (hot and cold)
  • Access to fridge, microwave and toasters
  • Live Tracking
  • Digital copies of all event photography available to download each evening 
  • Souvenir Medal
  • Extra Surprises!
  • Flexible Transfer Policy
  • Access to community Whatsapp Group.

How to enter?

Registration is open until the 31st January. 

Entry is done via a ballot system, and to enter you’ll need to fill out the form at the bottom of this page. If you're successful, you will be asked to:

  • Pay an entry fee of £500.
    This is essential to enable us to cover the costs of making WhyWeRun happen. Payment plans will be available.
  • Raise a minimum of £500 for bigmoose (if you raise over £1500, you will be able to get your entry fee back!)

Successful entrants will receive confirmation by mid February allowing you plenty of time to train.

Ballot Entries for WWR 3.0 are now closed.