Virgin London Marathon

    • Date

      • 22 April 2018
    • Location

      • Greenwich Park, London , SE10 8QY, United Kingdom
Susan stands smiling with her London Marathon medal around her neck

Thank you for your interest in running the London Marathon in support of Womankind

Our 2018 Golden Bond places are now full, but if you have your own place, you could join our movement of runners moving us closer to a world where the rights of all women are respected, valued and realised. 

Alternatively, if you are interested in running for women's rights in 2019, we'd love to hear from you! 

We’re with you every step of the way

As part of the Womankind team you’ll benefit from:

  • Training and fundraising tips to keep you motivated.
  • Advice and support to reach your fundraising target.
  • The chance to be part of our online community sharing blogs or video diaries through our website.
  • A Womankind running vest so you look the part.
  • Support on the day as we cheer you on and take care of you.

Any questions? If you'd like to find out more, Esme will be happy to help.

Email: Esmerelda@womankind.org.uk
Call: 020 3735 5558

Susan’s marathon

Susan raised over £3,500 running the 2017 Vrigin London Marathon for Womankind.

"I was delighted and proud to run this year’s London Marathon on behalf of Womankind Worldwide. The support from the team in the lead up to the event and for my fundraising was fantastic. On the day itself, the enthusiastic cheering and smiling faces at half way was a very welcome sight and the cup of tea when I finished was possibly one of the nicest I have had in my life!

Was it hard? Yes, of course, it’s 26.2 miles. Would I do it again? Absolutely"
 

What your fundraising can achieve

£546 could pay to make and broadcast a radio programme highlighting the dangers of FGM and child marriage in Kenya

£830 could provide an annual scholarship to 10 Dalit women, to go back and complete their schooling in Nepal

£1,019 could stock a clinic in a women's shelter with medicine and supplies for 1 year in Ethiopia

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