It’s not too late in your charity (and supporters) to become involved within the Royal Parks Half Marathon introduced by Royal Financial institution of Canada! We’ve put collectively a publish that can assist you prepare for this yr’s epic occasion.
The Royal Parks Half group are additionally internet hosting a free webinar on the twentieth April for Potential Charities (those that aren’t registered for 2022’s occasion). For extra info, please go to the underside of this weblog.
Concerning the Royal Parks Half
The Royal Parks Half was born in Central London, manner again in 2008. It presents a route like no different taking runners previous the capital’s world-famous landmarks on closed roads, and thru 4 of London’s eight Royal Parks – Hyde Park, The Inexperienced Park, St James’s Park and Kensington Gardens. Fifteen years later, this beautiful 13.1 mile occasion continues to attract in a large 16,000 runners each October.
Over £55 million raised for UK charities
The Royal Parks Half was initially created to boost sustainable funds to guard and protect London’s Royal Parks. Since then, the occasion has exceeded all expectations, elevating an enormous £55 million for over 1,000 UK charities.
Annually, over 500 charities take part within the occasion – and we’re proud to be the Royal Parks Half Marathon’s official occasion fundraising accomplice this yr. We’re trying ahead to seeing our unimaginable group placed on their trainers and lift cash for the causes they care about.
Final yr, Alicia took half within the Royal Parks Half to boost funds for Lupus UK. Alicia was impressed to tackle the problem after she started experiencing signs of Lupus. These included joint ache, fatigue and mind fog. She wished to problem herself, while elevating consciousness for hidden disabilities… and she or he did simply that!
Alicia raised an unimaginable £850 for Lupus UK and felt “on prime of the world” when she crossed the end line.
“I completed with a time 9 minutes slower than the final time I took half in a half marathon, however this yr felt additional particular as a result of I didn’t let my well being cease me from ending”.
– Alicia Wilkins
Finishing the Royal Parks Half is an unimaginable achievement – one that may fill your fundraisers with pleasure. Learn the way to encourage your supporters to run in your charity – and assist them see the identical success as Alicia did.
The Royal Parks Half group are internet hosting a webinar to provide you all the data you want – like the right way to become involved and why you have to be one of many 500+ charities participating on this yr’s occasion. The webinar can even characteristic charity case research, so you’ll be able to hear first-hand about fundraising success on the Royal Parks Half. The webinar is open to all charities who haven’t but registered for the occasion and can happen on Wednesday, twentieth April at 11:00am.
We’ll even be there to provide you recommendations on how your supporters can maximise their fundraising with JustGiving. We’ll give you info and sources so to assist your fundraisers get their JustGiving pages up and operating in time for the large day.
There’ll even be a chance to ask questions on the finish of the webinar.
Register at the moment
Are you in? Join the free Royal Parks webinar right here.