Always wanted to run a marathon but found the thought a bit daunting? Here's your opportunity to run a marathon in your own time and at your own pace, while doing good at the same time. The Heart Foundation's fundraiser event, MyMarathon runs for the whole month of October 2018. It matters not if it's already a week into October, you can pick up the pace, raise funds and get fit for summer at the same time. Click here to sign up and create your own fundraising page.
Australia wide, Aussies will be completing 42.2kms whenever and wherever they want. Whether it takes 4 hours, 4 days or 4 weeks, with this event, you get to decide the pace and the place. This is an event anyone can do from any location, whether you run alone or create a team of friends, co-workers or family. Help fight the battle of heart disease, which is the single biggest killer of Australians, by fundraising. There are many resources and ideas, plus the FAQs on the website to help you on your way.
Get Ready and link into a fitness tracker and keep motivated. Raise $120 to fight heart disease and you'll earn yourself a FREE MyMarathon training singlet while stocks last. Get fundraising now, so you can collect your singlet and wear it with pride while you conquer a marathon throughout October to keep Australian hearts beating. Find three pages of personal stories, motivation and even recipes on the website.
Your fundraising efforts will not only make you fitter and stronger, it will get the Heart Foundation closer to the next lifesaving breakthrough in heart research. Find out more on the website. Don't forget to post your sweaty selfies and running, jogging or walking adventures with #MyMarathonAU to share your progress with the MyMarathon community across Australia. Above all, just remember, the only person you need to impress, is yourself!