Running for Charity

We are contacted a lot by organisations asking if our club members would like to run for their charity. Here are the current opportunities:

 

Street Child International Nepal Marathon

Location: Nepal

Date: 13th - 19th November 2017, apply by late October

Contact: jennifer.obrien@street-child.co.uk

The trip in its entirety is 7 days and 6 nights, from the 13th of November to the 19th. The runners will have the option to run a full marathon, a half marathon, or a 10k marathon which will all be held on the same day (the 18th). Please see the link for a more detailed itinerary of what the week will look like http://www.impactmarathon.com/streetchild/experience 

There are also three packages that the runners are able to choose from:

1. £495 “Bring your own kit” INCLUDES:  6 Nights' Accommodation: 1 in KTM Hotel & 5 camping in Athletes Village, all Food & Water, all in-country transport, Race Entry (including race stash and finish line gifts), all organised activities, welcome dinner in Kathmandu on arrival. NB DOES NOT INCLUDE TENT

2. £645 – “Base Camp” – includes as above but we'll provide a big scout-camp style tent with floor mattresses, bedding and pillows.

3. £795 – “Summit Camp” – as above but more ‘glamping’ than camping; sharing tent with just one other person.

Each runner will be asked to raise approximately £1000 before the race, going towards the numerous projects that Street Child is carrying out.

 

 

Vitality British 10k

Location: London

Date:  9 July 2017

Charity Place Registration Fee: £35

Charity Place Fundraising Target: £500

Contact: events@concordis.international

The British 10k London Run is staged on the world’s greatest road race route through the heart of central London, passing many of the capital’s truly world class historic landmarks including St James’ Palace, Trafalgar Square and St Paul’s Cathedral. We’re looking for runners to compete in aid of our peacebuilding work.