2013 News Archive

13th November 2013
Charity applications open for Chariots of Fire 2014

Charity applications for Chariots of Fire 2014 are now open. Each year, thousands of runners pound Cambridge’s city streets to raise money for the selected beneficiary charity for Chariots of Fire.

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19th September 2013
Training Tips for Chariots of Fire Teams

With Chariots of Fire fast approaching, most training preparations are underway but there is still time until the big day on the 22nd September to get ready. 

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5th September 2013
Cambridge University colleges encouraged to enter as cup challengers for Chariots of Fire

Cambridge University colleges are being encouraged to sign up for the city’s largest charity relay race, Chariots of Fire, which takes place on Sunday 22nd September.

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20th August 2013
Olympics legacy boosts COF team numbers

The boost given by the 2012 London Olympics to participation rates in sport is being felt here in Cambridge with bumper registrations for this years Chariots of Fire charity relay race.

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6th August 2013
Paralympic star Matt Skelhon inspires runners at Chariots of Fire race

Paralympian shooter Matt Skelhon will be guest of honour at this year’s Chariots of Fire charity relay race, which is raising money for disability charity Papworth Trust’s Cambridge Centre. 

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23rd July 2013
100 volunteers needed for historic relay race Chariots of Fire

The organisers of Chariots of Fire are recruiting for 100 volunteers to get involved with Cambridgeshire’s historic relay race on Sunday 22 September.

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10th July 2013
Lawyers’ tie their laces in preparation for Chariots

For the 22nd consecutive year dozens of lawyers, from leading regional law firm Hewitsons, will be donning their running gear to take part in Chariots of Fire on Sunday 22nd September.

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18th June 2013
The race is on to raise funds for vital repairs to disability day centre

Runners who register a team for Chariots of Fire 2013 will help to raise vital funds to improve an important service for disabled people in Cambridge. 

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21st May 2013
Ex City Council Chief leads race for Chariots of Fire places

Following the launch of Chariots of Fire last week, the race is on for teams to sign up to this annual event. 

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14th May 2013
And they're off! Teams register for Chariots of Fire 2013

Chariots of Fire 2013 officially launches today, providing thousands of runners with the chance to register a team and pound the streets on Sunday 22 September - all in the name of a local charity.

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17th January 2013
£32,000 raised by Chariots of Fire 2012

On Wednesday 16th January Hewitsons hosted the 2012 Chariots of Fire cheque presentation. Representatives from Cambridge Past, Present & Future (CPPF) and Cam Sight were in attendance.

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