Commando Connect

Various Dates & Locations 

Commando Connect is a get together of like-minded people with a chance to talk to the subject matter experts in attendance or just each other.

Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2022

28/29th May 2022, Edinburgh 

Established in 2003, Edinburgh Marathon Festival is Scotland’s largest mass participation running event, with over 35,000 runners and 100,000 spectators enjoying nine different race distances over two days. From the 5k, held in the stunning Holyrood Park, to one of the UK’s fastest marathons, there’s something for everyone.

Ride London 2022 – Essex 100

Sunday 29th May 2022, London

RideLondon – the world’s greatest festival of cycling – returns on Sunday 29 May 2022, with a new format, exciting new routes and a new partnership with Essex County Council.

Charity Skydive

Saturday 11th June 2022
Honiton, Devon

We’ve partnered with SkyDive Buzz to offer a Charity Skydive day in aid of RMA – The Royal Marines Charity.



RMA Freedom of Portsmouth Weekend

17th – 19th June 2022, Portsmouth

Portsmouth city council have thrown open the doors of their historic naval city to host a packed weekend to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Falklands conflict.

The Rehabilitation Triathlon 2022

June 23rd 2022, Plymouth Hoe

On Thursday 23 June 2022 on Plymouth Hoe, show your support and admiration to the athletes in the Rehabilitation Triathlon, hosted by the Royal Marines.

Dartmoor Yomp & Sportive 2022

15,16,17 July 2022, Dartmoor

Take on the Dartmoor Yomp & Sportive this July for RMA – The Marines Charity. Starting and finishing at Bickleigh Barracks, with camping available.

Gone Wild Festival 2022

August Bank Holiday Weekend 2022, Powderham Castle

By day, you and your family can join Bears’ team of experts and learn new skills on how to survive in the wild, or try one of the many adventure activities such as quad biking, climbing, paddle boarding and many more.

By night, see artists including The Script, All Saints, Reef & Lots More!

The London Big Half 2022

4 September 2022, London

Take on London’s uniquely local half marathon. The Vitality Big Half returns to London! The half-marathon starts near Tower Bridge and passes through Canary Wharf and Southwark before finishing at the Cutty Sark in Greenwich. This event is great for anyone looking to take on a running event in London.

Great North Run 2022

Sunday 11th September, Newcastle 

57,000 determined and dedicated runners make the Great North Run the World’s biggest and best half marathon – famous for its warm North East welcome, unbeatable atmosphere and the millions raised for good causes.

Royal Marines Iron Challenge

Sunday 18th September 2022, Blackpool Sands

This event is about testing yourself to the limit while fundraising for RMA – The Royal Marines Charity, participating in a challenging and exciting  iron distance triathlon race over one of the most iconic landscapes of the United Kingdom.

Great Bristol Run

25th September 2022, Bristol 

Starting and finishing in the heart of the city, the route offers stunning running at every turn, taking in some of Bristol’s most iconic landmarks including the mesmorising Clifton Suspension Bridge and vibrant waterfront. 

Royal Marines ‘Commando 80’ Browning Charity Clay Shoot 2022

Friday 30th September – Sunday 2nd October 2022

RMCCS is the annual Charity Shoot to raise funds for RMA – The Royal Marines Charity. Situated in the delightful rural setting on the banks of the River Tay, Dunkeld Park Estate, Perthshire, Scotland, the luxury Dunkeld House Hotel and County Clays Shooting Ground, offers the perfect venue for this annual event.

Bath Half Marathon 2022

Sunday 16th October 2022, Bath

Take on one of the longest-running races in the UK. This idyllic course straddles both sides of the River Avon and whether you’re looking for a personal best or just want to complete the course, this flat route will help you get there.

Great South Run 2022

Sunday 16th October 2022, Portsmouth

Take on one of the iconic races in the British running calendar. The wonderful route takes runners on a scenic journey through the historic naval city of Portsmouth, including past the historic HMS Victory.