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Masai Mara Kenya Marathon 2017

$490

 

3% Raised of $15,000 Goal

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Masai Mara Kenya Marathon 2017 Photo
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EVENT DATE: Aug 03, 2017

DEADLINE TO GIVE: Dec 15, 2017

FUNDRAISER SET UP DEADLINE: Aug 03, 2017

Masai Mara Kenya Marathon 3rd to 5th August 2017:

Come and join ordinary folks doing extraordinary things for a fantastically good cause! It’s a family-friendly fun series of running, walking, partying, gigs, game drive safari and other exciting events!

A marathon like no other in the home of long distance runners!

 

The Marathon Adventure event will be held in Siana Location of Narok South District in aid of the activities of Arrive Kenya, Mend the Gap and Perimart International in Kenya. The schedule of events and activities planned is:

1.   Wednesday 2nd August - Travel to Perimart Nalepo Marathon village camp in Masai Mara. Transport can be arranged, latest by 16th June, from Nairobi or Narok for spectators and participants.

2.   Thursday 3rd August - 5K Family Fun Walk, 10K and 20K Charity Sponsored Walk

3.   Friday 4th August – 5K Family Fun Run and 10K and 20K Run, Kids-Run-Wild

4.   Saturday 5th August – Full and Half Marathon (42 and 21 kilometres)

5.   Sunday 6th to Monday 7th August – Game drives, parties, gigs, cultural events, guided nature walks in the Mara

6.   Tuesday 8th to Wednesday 9th August – Volunteering in Perimart International and Mend the Gap projects

7.   Thursday 10th  August – Route clean-up day and departure

 

1.               About the Event

The Masai Mara Kenya Marathon is a series of exclusive and exciting events like no other held in Kenya! These events include half and full marathon, 1K, 5K, 10K and 20K fun runs and walks, challenges, adventures, game drives in the Masai Mara Game Reserve, volunteering with community projects and a family friendly safari expedition like no other! The series of events aim to raise funds for practical projects that promote the cause of education and poverty reduction. These projects are implemented by Mend the Gap UK charity and its partner NGO Perimart International in Kenya. Participants are welcomed to volunteer and participate in some of these projects during and after the event. For questions related to the organisation and fundraising for the event, please email:

1)      brian@arrivekenya.org – for participants in the USA and Canada

2)      events@mendthegap.org.uk -  for participants in Europe and the rest of the world (except Eastern Africa)

3)      events@perimartinternational.org  – for participants in Eastern Africa

 

For registration as an individual participant or team, please email:

1)      brian@arrivekenya.org – for participants in the USA and Canada

2)      events@universallylocalplus.co.uk - for participants in Europe and the rest of the world (except Eastern Africa)

3)      events@masaimarakenyamarathon.co.ke – for participants in Eastern Africa

 

2.               Event Organisers

 

The event is organised by:

1)      Arrive Kenya, a USA Non-Profit. Registered 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization; EIN #: 46-2565243

2)      Mend the Gap, a UK NGO. Registered Office: Mend the Gap, 9 Turnpike Close, Churchill, Winscombe, Avon, BS25 5NZ, UK. Registered Charity No. 1143419 and Company Limited by Guarantee No. 6655366 registered in England and Wales.

3)      Universally Local (UK) Plus Ltd, a UK Company incorporated as Company Number 05666632 in England and Wales.

4)      Perimart Management Consultants Ltd, a Kenyan Company incorporated as Limited Company Number C.69688 in Kenya.

5)      Perimart International, a Kenyan NGO registered as NGO number OP.218/051/98216/1251 in Kenya.

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Running for Arrive

Amount Raised:

$490