2020 cancelled but join us online

We’ll be back bigger & better on Sunday 19th September 2021

Welcome to Chariots of Fire

It is with regret that due to the COVID-19 pandemic the trustees of Hewitsons Charitable Trust have taken the decision to cancel Chariots of Fire 2020, but please join us online. We plan to be back on the Green in 2021 and we would like to thank all our supporters and participants for their understanding.

Chariots of Fire is one of Cambridgeshire’s largest annual charity events. Teams of six each run a 1.7 miles course in relay format.
 Chariots of Fire is organised and managed by Hewitsons Charitable Trust.

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This time next year Cambridge will be helping to save lives

This weekend would have been the iconic Chariots of Fire relay race across the city centre. To mark the occasion, the new charity partnership, East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA), would like to highlight the importance of the annual event in supporting local causes, and celebrate the £1.48 million pounds which has been raised through the event since 1992.

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The sky’s the limit for Chariots of Fire 2021

East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) will be limbering up for next year’s Chariots of Fire after being selected as the official recipient charity.

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Chariots of Fire 2019 raises over £92,000 for ACT!

The trustees of Hewitsons Charitable Trust are delighted to announce through the generosity of everyone involved in Chariots of Fire 2019, over £92,000 has been raised for ACT.

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