Million Metres for MND

  • Timing

    All Day

  • Date

    June 30, 2018

  • City/Town

    Gold Coast

Million Metres for MND

THE ORANGE ARMY NEEDS YOU! We want you and your family to be part of our 2018 Million Metres for MND quest on Saturday, 30 June and/or Sunday, 1 July this year! You don’t need to be a “marathoner” to participate, the weekend has an event for everyone and is a great family fun activity. Events include:

Saturday, 30 June
  • 10km Run
  • 5.7km Fun Run (wheelchair friendly)
  • 4km Junior Dash
  • 2km Junior Dash
Sunday, 1 July
  • Half Marathon
  • Wheelchair Marathon
  • Wheelchair 15km
  • Marathon

If have MND and are unable to run but would still like to participate... good news... we have confirmed with the organisers of the event that wheelchairs can be pushed in the 5.7km Fun Run.

All you have to do is register and find someone to push you! If you can’t find a willing hand, we're confident that we'll be able to find someone for you!

How to join team MND and Me

  • Step 1 - Go to official site Gold Coast Marathon
  • Step 2 - Go to Enter, go to Enter now, go to Enter the 2018 Gold Coast Airport Marathon
  • Step 3 - Complete personal details and go to select race
  • Step 4 - Are you entering as part of a team (tick box for yes)
  • Step 5 - Enter the team name – MND and ME
  • Step 6 - Enter team PIN – MND18
  • Step 7 - Progress through normal registration steps
  • Step 8 - click 'save your entry' - payment is NOT required until you receive notification from MND and Me Foundation

How do you receive 10% discount on entry fees and a free top quality MND running singlet? – Simple! Follow steps 9, 10, 11 and 12

  • Step 9 – Go to EveryDay Hero page
  • Step 10 – Click on Join the Team
  • Step 11 – Follow instructions to register and create a fundraising account to help people with MND
  • Step 12 – Receive notification from MND and Me and pay registration fee prior to 29 April 2018.

Congratulations! You’re now part of our 2018 Million Metres for MND team for the Gold Coast Marathon.

Don’t forget to share your fundraising page with family, friends and work colleagues.

Our goal this year is to raise $50,000 to help fund research and provide much needed care, equipment and services for Queenslanders with MND.

The more money you raise, the greater the satisfaction when you cross the finishing line, AND the closer we are to our shared goal of ensuring no one faces MND alone!