Refuge has places in the 2012 Brighton and London Marathons!

Have you ever wanted to take on the challenge of a marathon? Refuge will be entering a team in Brighton Marathon which takes place on Sunday 15th April 2012 and in the London Marathon on April 22nd, and we want you on board! The legendary London marathon takes in the world famous sites of the city, and the fantastic fast and flat course will take in the best of Brighton, ending with stunning sea views near the pier.

Running events provide a vital part of Refuge’s funding, raising over £100,000 every year towards our work. This is a chance for you to help us to make a real difference in the lives of women and children who have experienced domestic violence, and to be able to take part in the marathons in the special Olympic year

If you have any questions or you would like to take part, please contact our fundraising team on 020 7395 7713 or All of our runners, whether you have your own place or run on a Refuge place, will receive our full package of support which includes a free Refuge t shirt or running vest, a full marathon training plan, training, nutrition and fundraising advice, and one-on-on support from the team at Refuge. We look forward to supporting you every step of the way!

Refuge runners