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CHALLENGE YOURSELF AND GET FIT FOR A REASON

From 5ks to your first ultra marathon, there’s an event out there for all fitness levels. Whether you’re walking, running, cycling or swimming, The Salvation Army has partnered with a range of events to make sure there’s something suitable for everyone.

Support the Salvos and add extra meaning to your fitness goals by using your challenge to raise funds to support those doing it tough.

Every year, the Salvos helps more than 1 million people struggling to get by and we need your help to keep our programs running. We work in areas of greatest need and our programs support people experiencing homelessness, family violence, financial stress, unemployment, and addiction.

We’ve listed some of the most popular events where you can fundraise for the Salvos.

It’s easy to get started. Simply register on the event’s website and create an online fundraising page with The Salvation Army as your charity of choice. A dedicated fundraising coordinator will be in touch to help you through the fundraising process so you can focus your time on training!

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Run the Rock | The Salvation Arny
RUN THE ROCK
(VIC)

14th April 2018

Chase down your next adventure in a unique country setting. Run the Rock is 5 to 22 kilometres of breathtaking scenery, gritty trails and undulating country roads.

ALREADY REGISTERED? Start fundraising now

Great Ocean Road Marathon | The Salvation Army
GREAT OCEAN ROAD MARATHON
(VIC)

19th – 20th May 2018

Set your goal and sign up for this unmissable event. Choose between a 1.5km walk to the 60km ultra marathon and take in the views along the winding Great Ocean Road.

ALREADY REGISTERED? Start fundraising now

HBF Run for a Reason | The Salvation Army
HBF RUN FOR A REASON
(WA)

27th May 2018

Set your goal and be the reason for change at this unmissable event. Choose the course that suits your fitness with 4km, 12km and half marathon distances.

ALREADY REGISTERED? Start fundraising now

Run Melbourne | The Salvation Army
RUN MELBOURNE
(VIC)

29th July 2018

Run this city and take in all of Melbourne’s iconic landmarks. Choose between the 5km, 10km or half-marathon and join thousands of runners for a day to remember.

ALREADY REGISTERED? Start fundraising now

Chevron City to Surf | The Salvation Army
CHEVRON CITY TO SURF
(WA)

26th August 2018

Join thousands of runners in the second largest timed race in the Southern Hemisphere with over 50,000 participants taking part annually. Registrations opening soon.

FUNDRAISING OPENING SOON

City to Bay | The Salvation Army
CITY BAY FUN RUN
(SA)

16th September 2018

Choose to run 12km, 6km or 3km in the Sunday Mail City to Bay Fun Run in Adelaide. The event is suitable for runners of all levels and special family deals are available.

ALREADY REGISTERED? Start fundraising now

Melbourne Marathon | The Salvation Army
MELBOURNE MARATHON
(VIC)

14th October 2018

Take part in Melbourne’s premier running festival and help make a difference to people doing it tough. Choose from the marathon, half-marathon, 10k or 3k

ALREADY REGISTERED? Start fundraising now

Tough Mudder | The Salvation Army
TOUGH MUDDER
(VIC)

20th – 21st October 2018

An 18km mud and obstacle course designed to drag you out of your comfort zone. Sign up, fundraise, and test your physical strength, stamina, and mental grit.

ALREADY REGISTERED? Start fundraising now

Trek Great Wall of China | The Salvation Army
GREAT WALL OF CHINA
(CHINA)

8th – 18th September 2018

Join us for an 11 day adventure along the Great Wall of China and fundraise for The Salvation Army. Help transform lives and take a trip of a lifetime.