Santa vs Rudolph 2023

Date:  Sunday 3rd December 2023

Venue:  Lydiard Park, Swindon, SN5 3PA


Brighter Futures have again joined forces with the Swindon Phoenix Rotary Club and their chosen charity, Wiltshire Air Ambulance, to bring you Santa Vs Rudolph 2023! You can choose to run, walk or jog our 3k or 5k route to achieve an amazing festive medal.

Brighter Futures is the registered charity of Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, which supports services at Great Western Hospital and in community health sites across Swindon. Brighter Futures aims to raise funds to support an extraordinary provision of care to patients and help deliver joined up services for local people at home, in the community and in hospital helping them to lead independent and healthier lives.

Wiltshire Air Ambulance is a registered charity providing essential Helicopter Emergency Medical Services in Wiltshire, Bath and surrounding areas.  The charity's mission is simple: we save lives.  Our paramedics are trained in critical care skills and, together with the specialist medical equipment they use, it enables them to deliver gold standard medical care to patients. 

How to take part:


Fancy dress is optional but we'd love it if you get into the festive spirit and dress as Team Santa or Team Rudolph – or anything else Christmas themed. Santa hats and Reindeer antlers are included in your entry fee. 

Cost:  £12 per adult (aged 17+) £9 per child (aged 16 and under) £25 family of four (2 adults aged 17+ plus 2 children aged 16 and under) Infants under 5 are free. Service fees apply. 

Download and print your Team Santa or Team Rudolph images 

After/During: Please send us pictures/videos of your activities to and if you share on your social media, please tag us on Facebook: @brighterfuturesgwh, @SwindonPhoenixRotary, Twitter: @BF_NHS and  Instagram: brighterfuturesnhs

Please encourage as many of your friends and family to be Team Rudolph to your Team Santa.

If you have any questions or require any further information about this event, please contact or 01793 605631.