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2017 National tour; complete!

29th November 2016

National tour – finished Thank you to all applicants who had the courage, commitment and drive to try-out for the IMP squad! The tour has now finished and the extremely difficult task of selecting a squad of just 12 from …
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Record broken, history made; IMP dominates 2016 NY Marathon!

9th November 2016

The 2016 IMP squad, a core program of the IMF, has proven their mettle in New York, with all 12 runners completing the most famous marathon in the world – the first time in IMP history that the entire squad …
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The squad has landed!

3rd November 2016

The squad has landed safe and sound in the city that never sleeps!! We are now just days away from the big race and we will be bringing you all the action! IMF Ambassador, Dave Robertson, and Communication and Fundraising …
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Meet the squad before they depart!

26th October 2016

This is your final chance to meet the inspirational 2016 IMP squad before they depart Aussie shores bound for the Big Apple! The final Supporters Run for 2016 is being held on Tuesday 1 November and you’re all invited – …
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Here they are; Australia’s Indigenous NY Marathon runners!

25th September 2016

For the first time in IMP history, all 12 members of the 2016 squad have conquered the 30km Alice Springs run to earn their spot in the New York City Marathon in November. In the dark of morning on Sunday …
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WARRIOR Run takes over Centennial Park

5th September 2016

Picture perfect spring conditions met nearly 600 participants in Centennial Park, Sydney, for the 2016 IMF Father’s Day WARRIOR Run on Sunday 4 September. The second annual event, a major fundraiser for IMF, included 2km, 5km and 10km races and …
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Order now for Christmas!

31st August 2016

Christmas isn’t far away, so give the gift of IMF fashion before they sell out! The IMF merchandise range (which includes IMF singlets to match the t-shirts) has expanded to include brand new sun visors! Ben Beard and the team …
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Indigenous Marathon Project Graduate heads up brand new initiative

18th August 2016

Thursday Island resident and 2014 Indigenous Marathon Project Graduate, Elsie Seriat, is ready for her next challenge following her appointment as the Indigenous Marathon Foundation’s (IMF) FrontRunners Manager, managing 53 IMP Graduates across the country. Elsie will relocate from her …
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Squad, Graduates, Supporters and an Ambassador; a script for success

14th August 2016

The sun was rising, hearts were palpitating and an estimated 80,000 runners were nervously awaiting the start gun. More than 30 IMP supporters, ambassador Kurt Fearnley, seven IMP Graduates and 12 IMP squad members were about to perform on one …
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Indigenous Marathon Project Graduate appointed to head-up program

10th August 2016

He stood on top of the world and became the first Indigenous Australian to run the North Pole Marathon in 2015, now Indigenous Marathon Project (IMP) Graduate #35, Adrian Dodson-Shaw, is once again creating history as the first Indigenous Head …
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Get your WARRIOR on!

3rd August 2016

Sunday 4 September at Centennial Park, Sydney; it’s on again – the IMF FATHER’S DAY WARRIOR FUN RUN! The event is a major fundraiser for the IMF and has been designed to celebrate good men, focus on the positive qualities …
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Message sticks speak language of solidarity at Uluru

29th July 2016

The heart of Australia beat proudly recently when 120 Indigenous Australians arrived at Uluru to participate in the 2016 Indigenous Marathon Foundation’s (IMF) National Deadly Fun Run Championships and 11km relay run around Uluru on 16 July. History was made …
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2016 National Deadly Fun Run Championships

13th July 2016

The fifth annual National Deadly Fun Run Championships is being held on Saturday 16 July and will coincide with a relay run around Uluru! The NDFRC will see more than 100 Indigenous runners of all ages and abilities, from 17 …
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Half marathon; conquered!

8th July 2016

The squad is well and truly on the run to the New York Marathon, after conquering one of Australia’s most-loved running running festivals – the Gold Coast Airport Marathon – during the second camp. It was another jam-packed camp, (click …
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Squad is half ready for the Gold Coast

1st July 2016

The squad is back together and ready to tackle the next challenge; the Gold Coast Half Marathon! For most of the squad, this will be their first ever half marathon. They have been training hard since the first camp in …
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Reduce your tax; donate to IMF!

17th June 2016

It’s nearly that time of year – End of Financial Year tax time! Are you looking for a tax deduction? Do you want to contribute to the lasting legacy of IMF? Have you been inspired by IMP Graduates and want …
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The first ever IMF Annual Report has arrived!

6th June 2016

We are extremely excited to announce that the first-ever IMF Annual Report is now available! The report has particular emphasis on the 2014-2015 year and we are very proud of the achievements of our Graduates, the support of the Australian …
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The difference between IMF and IMP

19th May 2016

One letter can make a big difference! Since establishing the Indigenous Marathon Foundation name in 2015, it has been a little confusing for our supporters to understand just what is IMF and IMP. In our latest edition of the IMF …
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Run with the 2016 squad!

3rd May 2016

A unique opportunity to meet and run with the 2016 squad as they take on their very first long run!   The 2016 IMP Reconciliation Run is an event for everyone and we are encouraging people of all ages and …
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We need your help – join the IMP 42 Club

28th April 2016

Do you want to make a lasting difference and help change lives? Then we invite you to become a member of the IMP 42 Club. The 42 Club is critical to the future and long term sustainability of the IMF, …
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Meet your 2016 squad!

12th April 2016

The time has FINALLY arrived – we can reveal the 2016 IMP squad who will work hard over the next six months to earn their position in the final squad to take on the New York Marathon! It was an …
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Tahnee Sutton

12th April 2016

Tahnee lives in Adelaide and is from the York Penninsula tribe of Nerunga. Her motivation to be part of the IMP was born from an aspiration to be a strong community leader. Despite applying to be part of IMP, which …
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Jacinta Smith-Robins

12th April 2016

Jacinta ‘s tribe is Wangkumurra – (SA, NSW, QLD borders) Far North West NSW, grew up in the outback NSW town of Bourke where she currently lives with her partner and their baby girl, Charlie. Jacinta is very connected to …
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Run worldwide with IMF Tourism

7th March 2016

An innovative partnership between the Indigenous Marathon Foundation (IMF) and Travelling Fit is offering the opportunity for adventurous running enthusiasts to combine travel, running and fundraising. “IMF Tourism” is a brand new initiative for the organisation, a DGR registered charity …
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Charitable Donation Scheme to benefit IMF

9th February 2016

We are excited to announce our participation in a charitable donation scheme we believe will contribute substantially to the fundraising efforts of IMF. The scheme has been developed by innovate360, an organisation that provides recruitment and consulting services as part …
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