Chase the Pud York


Sunday, 10th December 2017


York Knavesmire

York Chase the Pud is a perfect way to get in the Christmas spirit and help heart patients this holiday season!

More event details

Take part

When: Sunday, 10th December 2017

Where: York Knavesmire

Online registration is now closed but you can sign up on the day from 9am. 

This event is organised by our dedicated York branch of the BHF.

Advance* On the day
Adult entry (14 & over) £10 £10 (cash)
Child entry Under 14's free Under 14's free

Participants under 18 must complete an offline entry form, and participants under 16 must be accompanied by an adult on the day.

*Adults and children aged 14 or over who register in advance by 3rd December will receive a bright red Santa suit on the day. Suits will be available for those who register on the day, while supplies last. A limited amount of children's santa suits are available for £5 but we also encourage children under the age of 14 to come in festive fancy dress and take part in the Children's Fancy Dress Competition.

Your entry fee covers the cost of organising the event - it's the money you raise that powers our life saving research. A sponsorship form will be sent out with your registration pack or you can download one here or set up a JustGiving link

For more information

If you would like more information, get in touch Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00:

Tel: 0300 330 3322
Email: [email protected]

Location and travel


Get ready

Raise money

Your fundraising helps our researchers make more discoveries and keep more hearts beating.

The easiest way to fundraise is to create an online fundraising page via JustGiving. Share your page on Facebook, Twitter and by email so your family and friends can sponsor you.


If you prefer to collect your fundraising in cash, please download a sponsorship form.

Take a look at our fundraising guide for more inspirational ideas to boost your fundraising.

Make sure you have the right kit

You should wear comfortable, appropriate clothing and footwear suitable for walking, running or jogging. 

Take a look at our recommended kit list for what to wear on the day and what to bring with you, or treat yourself to some new gear from our online shop.

Get fit for your challenge

Take the opportunity to improve your fitness before the fun run. Plan your training with expert tips and advice in our training zone.

Being active is an important part of reducing your risk of developing cardiovascular disease. Get more heart health tips.

Get your family and friends involved

Your family and friends could be part of the action as well. Why not ask them to take part with you, or they could come along and cheer you on.

On the day

Route and times

Choose from a 3K (one lap) or a 6K (two laps) route around York Knavesmire for a festive family walk or fun run. 

Suitable for all ages and abilities, participants can go at their own pace. Pets are welcome to join but must be kept on a lead at all times. 

On the day times:

Registration opens 09:00
Registration closes 10:15
Children's Fancy Dress Competition 10:20
Event start 10:30
Event finish 12:30 


  • Free parking is available along Racecourse Road which is a 5 minute walk from the start
  • Home baked goods, warm drinks and water will be available
  • Toilet facilities are available