Marathons & Races

Be Brave for Barnardos

Hit the ground running and join Team Barnardos in 2017 by taking up the challenge to complete a fun run, adventure race, mini or full marathon! 

Whatever your level there's something for everyone with so many incredible events taking place across the country (and beyond!) this year. And no matter what race you pick we’d love you to fundraise for Barnardos. 

Marathons & Races 2017:

28th Feb Dublin Night Run 5K and 10K 
11th Mar Runamuck 10k Kildare
23rd April Connemara International Marathon (Half, Full and Ultra 39.3 Mil Marathon)
30th April Great Limerick Run
6th May Connemara Adventure Challenge
4th June Cork City Marathon
5th June Vhi Womens Mini Marathon Dublin
8th & 9th July Tough Mudder
12th & 13th August Dublin Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon
7th Oct Galway Bay 10k/Half Marathon

If you’d like to register for a Barnardos fundraising pack for any of the above events contact our Events Team today at or 1850 222 300.   

Go Team Barnardos!

Also – you can Be Brave in many different ways.

If sporting events aren’t what you are into, then perhaps you’d like to organise an event in your community!

From bake sales, craft fairs, scrabble clubs and sponsored walks there is something for everyone – just choose what gets you excited!

Get inspired here by some of our previous Barnardos Heroes and Supporters.