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Over 1,000 events took place up and down the country from Friday 18th to Sunday 20th March 2016, and the stars of the show were you, the great British public. Thousands of people across the UK got together to walk, run, swim and cycle in order to do good and feel great.

About the Sainsbury's Sport Relief Games

You Walked, Ran, Swam and Cycled yourselves proud

With events for all ages and abilities the Sainsbury's Sport Relief Games united people across the UK to do yourselves proud and change lives.

You grabbed your trainers and walked or ran 1, 3 or 6 miles at over 450 mile events across the UK.

You made a splash with our 1.5k, 2.5k or 5k Swimathons.

Pro cyclists took to our 25 and 50-mile routes whilst the littler legs took on our 3-mile Family Cycles



Good for everyone

When you join in with Sport Relief, it doesn’t just feel good, it does good. The money you raise makes an incredible difference, with 50% used to transform lives right here in the UK, and the other 50% funding projects in the world’s poorest communities.

Vital Statistics

The Sport Relief 2016 total is being counted up as people pay in their sponsorship money, but check out Sport Relief 2014's amazing totals.

…ran, swam or cycled at the Sainsbury’s Sport Relief Games in 2014.

… was raised by Sport Relief 2014, thanks to the amazing generosity of the British public.

… have been helped in the last two years by money raised from Sport Relief.

What is Sport Relief?

Nationwide events

The great British public get sponsored to take part in events up and down the country.

Top telly

A fantastic line-up of shows such as the big Night of SPort Relief TV and Let's Play Darts for Comic Relief.

Local heroes at home, work and school

People go the extra mile to raise money, from bake sales and school sports days, to lunchtime runs with workmates.

Part of a great team

Sainsbury’s have been the headline sponsor of Sport Relief events since 2006. It’s safe to say that we couldn’t have put on so many events for so many years without them. Thank you!