Marathon des Sables 2018

Our brave Team Hope runners will be racing across sand dunes carrying everything they need to survive in mid-day temperatures up to 120 degrees.

The Marathon des Sables is said to be the world’s toughest footrace. It is essentially 6 days and 254km worth of adventure in the Moroccan desert.

From 23 September - 23 December 2017, Team Hope fundraising will be supporting the Head Held High appeal, is raising funds to improve access to a quality education for vulnerable children in Africa. Every pound donated by the UK public before 23 December 2017 will be matched by the UK Government, which means your donation will have double the impact. 

Please give generously, your donations will make a huge difference to Hope for Children and will really give our runners the boost they need to complete this incredible challenge.

Find out more about the Head Held High appeal at https://www.hope-for-children.org/head-held-high-appeal 

Hope For Children

Hope for Children is an international charity that passionately believes every child has the right to a happy, healthy and positive childhood.

Almost half of the world’s children are vulnerable and living in poverty. We are changing this by making a safe and fulfilling childhood a reality for more of the world’s children.

We are improving their access to education and healthcare, empowering their families to support themselves whilst developing their confidence and self-esteem. Most importantly we are giving them hope.

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