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Monika Marchlewicz
MRF Ireland Fundraising Officer
Monika Marchlewicz

The charity gives me a great opportunity to meet wonderful and inspirational people

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Running events

Support the Foundation by taking part in a range of events from fun runs to competitive marathons, and from the world famous to the local.

5K and fun run

RoadBlock Run RoadBlock Run
The Fun, Friendly, Foamy 7k!

The Kelpies – Supernova 5k The Kelpies – Supernova 5k
The Kelpies, Falkirk
Immerse yourself in a light journey with The Kelpies

Mountain Treking

Scotland Coast to Coast Scotland Coast to Coast
105 miles by foot, bike and boat


Total Warrior Total Warrior
North Berwick, near Edinburgh
Not your average fun run

Men’s Health Survival of the Fittest Men’s Health Survival of the Fittest
The World’s biggest urban obstacle course race

Thames Path Trail Thames Path Trail
Putney Bridge to Henley
Walk, jog or run the 25km, 50km, or 100km route from Putney Bridge to Henley

Europa Abseil Challenge Europa Abseil Challenge
People of NI - face your fears and abseil off Belfast’s famous Europa Hotel

Half Marathon

Scottish Half Marathon Scottish Half Marathon
Fast, flat and perfect for a PB

Great Scottish Run Great Scottish Run
Running events for all the family

Great Bristol Half Marathon Great Bristol Half Marathon
One of the UK's top races

Richmond Half Marathon Richmond Half Marathon
Old Deer Park, Richmond upon Thames
Run London's most exclusive race, then visit the Richmond Fitness expo and music festival!

Silverstone Half Marathon Silverstone Half Marathon
Take your place on the grid at Silverstone – home of the world famous Formula 1 British Grand Prix


Bournemouth Marathon Festival Bournemouth Marathon Festival
A picturesque setting for a fantastic running festival

Loch Ness Marathon Loch Ness Marathon
Loch Ness
Maybe you’ll spot Nessie along the way

Brighton Marathon Brighton Marathon

Join the team for one of the most exciting road running events in the UK

Paris Marathon Paris Marathon
Run a marathon for MRF in the world’s most romantic city

Virgin London Marathon Virgin London Marathon
The World's most famous marathon


Thames Bridges Trek Action Challenge Thames Bridges Trek Action Challenge
Thames Bridge
Back for 2016 - the London Bridges Trek will take you from West to East along the Thames & over the Capital's finest bridges with fantastic city views!

10 mile run

Great South Run Great South Run

One of the premier runs in the UK's running season, the Great South Run is a ten mile run taking in the sights of Portsmouth including the magnificent HMS Victory.

Carson Smith
Bacterial Meningitis
Bacterial Meningitis at 10 days

He was only the 19th reported case for having this form.

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