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13th October 2017

We’re into the final couple of months of the year, which means this is one of the final newsletters for 2017! Find out how you can join the squad and Deek in New York, where Grads and Deadly runners are …
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Squad hungry for the Big Apple after Alice success

24th September 2017

Today, the 2017 IMP squad faced their greatest challenge to date: a 30km desert run under the heat of the Alice Springs sun. And in an emotional selection ceremony, each of them learnt that their incredible effort over the past …
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IMF receives Westpac Grant

22nd September 2017

We are very excited to announce that IMF is a recipient of a Westpac Foundation Community Grant! The Westpac Foundation is committed to assisting community organisations that are working with some of the country’s most marginalised individuals. In addition to …
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Centennial Park shines on WARRIOR Runners

3rd September 2017

Mother Nature presented her Spring best to celebrate strength, resilience and nobility at the third annual Father’s Day WARRIOR Run in Sydney’s Centennial Park on Sunday 3 September. Nearly 550 participants- mums, dads, kids, and fur babies – crossed the …
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WARRIOR Run tickets now available!

24th July 2017

CLICK HERE TO ORDER A WARRIOR PARKRUN MEDAL CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR WARRIOR RUN IN SYDNEY’S CENTENNIAL PARK It’s on again – the third annual Father’s Day WARRIOR Run in Sydney’s glorious Centennial Park! This year we have partnered …
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Squad shines on the Gold Coast

3rd July 2017

Twelve squad members, 12 IMP Graduates, Deadly Runners, IMF ambassadors and supporters, all added their own piece of sunshine to the Gold Coast Airport Marathon on the weekend. The event attracted more than 23,000 competitors locally, nationally and internationally – …
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National Deadly Fun Run Champs – results

19th June 2017

The sixth annual National Deadly Fun Run Championships were held on Saturday 17 June 2017 at Yulara, NT. The event attracted 125 runners from 19 Indigenous communities across the country representing a large cross-section of Australia’s Torres Strait Island and …
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Run4YourLife magazine special offer for IMF supporters!

15th June 2017

We are very excited to announce a partnership with Australia’s running bible – Run 4 Your Life. As part of this fantastic initiative, R4YL is generously offering discounted magazine subscriptions to IMF supporters – just $35 for a 12 month …
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University of Canberra’s landmark MOU with IMF

30th May 2017

The Indigenous Marathon Foundation today entered a new era after the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the University of Canberra. In just seven years, IMF has made running a normal activity for Indigenous people in remote communities, …
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Beat the winter chill and join us at the Gold Coast!

30th May 2017

With the sensational weather, flat course and one run at one of the country’s most idyllic location, the 2017 Gold Coast Airport Marathon is one not to miss! Various distances are on offer, including kids’ dashes, so there’s an event …
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Run the Lake with your 2017 IMP representatives!

24th May 2017

You’re invited to a unique opportunity to meet and run with the 2017 squad as they take on their very first long run! When: Sunday 28 May Time: 10:30am Where: Reconciliation Place (the flag display) The 2017 IMF Reconciliation Run …
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2017 squad announced!

15th May 2017

Let us introduce you to the 2017 IMP squad! These 12 inspirational Indigenous Australians are ready to work hard to change their lives and effect significant change in their families and communities. The 2017 squad is: Men Women Luke Reidy, …
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Evelyna adds to her marathon arsenal

11th May 2017

Another marathon, another piece of history made! Evelyna Dhamarrandji is an IMP 2013 Graduate who has a triple treat of marathons under her running belt after conquering New York, Gold Coast and on Sunday 7 May, the Vancouver Marathon was …
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Harold’s historic London Marathon

24th April 2017

It was a day of triumph and celebration on two continents as Harold Matthew, of Thursday Island in Far North Queensland, became the first Indigenous Australian to complete the Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday. Harold crossed the finish line …
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Harriet conquers Paris Marathon!

10th April 2017

In what is arguably the city of romance, it was a day of extraordinary achievement for Cairns woman Harriet David, who crossed the line of the Paris Marathon in a time of 4:50:02 on Sunday (AEST). Our 2015 IMP Graduate …
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Harold to make history in London

24th March 2017

For the first time in history, an Australian Indigenous runner will take his place at the start of the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon in April. IMP 2014 Graduate, Harold Matthew from Thursday Island, was offered the running trip of …
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