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Join Peter McVerry Trust’s Team in 2017 and take on one of the many running challenges around Ireland. By taking part, and raising funds, you will make a difference to the lives of young people experiencing homelessness in Ireland. When you register for an event, you will receive a Peter McVerry Trust fundraising pack and t-shirt, as well as help and support to help you reach your fundraising target.

Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon

Join us on Bank Holiday Monday, 5th June, and be part of one of the largest Women’s only events in the world. Run, walk or jog the 10km course around Dublin City and raise vital funds for Peter McVerry Trust.  To register for this wonderful event, email fundraising@pmvtrust.ie or call us on +353 (0)1 823 0776

Calcutta Run

This 5km or 10km run is organised by A&L Goodbody and the Law Society of Ireland, in aid of Peter McVerry Trust. Taking place this year on Saturday 20th May, walk, run or jog the route through the Phoenix Park with your colleagues, family or friends, and raise funds for people experiencing homelessness. Find out more and register for this event here

Dublin Marathon Race Series

Whether you want to run one, or all of the distances in the 2017 Dublin Marathon Race Series there is a distance for you. Take on the 10km, 10mile, half marathon (13.1miles) or full marathon (26.2miles) over the summer and autumn months, and raise funds for Peter McVerry Trust on the way. Contact fundraising@pmvtrust.ie or call +353 (0)1 823 0776 for further information on how to register & receive your fundraising pack.

New York City Marathon

The 2017 New York marathon takes place on Sunday, 5th November. Starting on Staten Island, and winding through the city’s 5 boroughs before finishing in Central Park, the 26.2 mile event is unforgettable. Over 50,000 runners and walkers will cross the starting line and you could be one of them while raising funds for Peter McVerry Trust.

We have a limited number of guaranteed places for the marathon for supporters of Peter McVerry Trust. If you would like to join our team on November 5th for the run of a lifetime, email fundraising@pmvtrust.ie or call +353 (0)1 823 0776 for more information.

Tough Mudder

A 10 (or 5mile), team orientated obstacle course on Saturday 8th July, Tough Mudder is the ultimate challenge. With obstacles such as the Block Ness Monster, Everest and Ice Baths why not gather a team and take it on together. Contact fundraising@pmvtrust.ie or call +353 (0)1 823 0776 before June 1st for a registration discount code when you raise funds for Peter McVerry Trust.

Marathons and other events

There are lots of other runs, races and events taking place around the country – when you have registered, contact us at fundraising@pmvtrust.ie or call us on +353 (0)1 823 0776 for your fundraising kit and Peter McVerry Trust t-shirt.

Dublin Marathon

Cork City Marathon

Great Limerick Run

Rock ‘N’ Roll Half Marathon & 10km

For further details on events organised by Peter McVerry Trust, please contact our fundraising office on 01 823 0776 or email fundraising@pmvtrust.ie. If you would like information on more Irish challenge events, check out our page here.