Isle Listen and The Children’s Centre, with the support of Manx Gas, to host large-scale community running event.
With the specific aim of bringing communities together, the organisers are inviting any Manx charity, club or association (sporting or not) to get involved and encourage their supporters to participate in the event and raise funds for their chosen local cause. The event organisers are keen celebrate the inclusivity of the Isle of Man by bringing together all sorts of causes close to our hearts.
The event will take place on Saturday 9th April 2022 and will be open to runners of all abilities wishing to take part and run a choice of 1 mile fun run, a relay (with a team of four each running just over 6 miles), a half-marathon or a full marathon.
100% of the participants’ entry fees will be divided between the local causes registered and involved in the event.
I’m from a local cause (Manx charity, club, society or association)
Registration fees will be split with 50% going to the organising charities, to cover the cost of organising the event, and 50% to the runner’s nominated cause. Your cause will receive £10 for every marathon/half marathon/relay runner and £2.50 for every fun runner that nominates your cause.
Runners are welcome to seek sponsorship and they may wish to donate these funds to you as their nominated cause. Runners will be advised to contact individual causes directly if they wish to do this additional fundraising.
Please note – we are unable to share with you the personal details of those runners who nominate your cause.
In order to register to be a nominated cause, your case must be a Manx entity and have a bank account in the name of the entity.
If you have any questions about the event or registering your cause, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Register your Cause
Fundraising for your chosen cause as a runner
In addition to 50% of your Registration fee being donated to your nominated cause, you may like to get sponsorship in order to raise additional funds for them, or another local charity, club or society.
Please note, we will not pass on your details to your nominated cause. If you would like to speak to them about additional fundraising opportunities, please contact them directly.
Fundraising through JustGiving
Some people choose to fundraise via a JustGiving page. Visit the JustGiving site and if the cause you want to fundraise for has a JustGiving account, click on “A Charity” and search for them.
If they don’t have a JustGiving account they may prefer that you donate any funds you raise directly to them and you can contact them to talk about the best way to do this.
Register to run
Runner registration will open in February. Information will be shared via the Great Manx Run social media pages.