5KM SCHOOL EVENT
5KM RUN / WALK
MIND OVER MATTER
Running is a versatile sport that allows you to run on your own or with other runners whenever you desire! Running in a group provides that feeling of being a part of a community and a great way to boost our mood and improve our self-confidence. Whether you are an experienced runner or someone who is just starting out on your journey to running, the de Castella run club welcomes you with open arms!
If you would like to join the de Castella Run club please follow the link below to express your interest.
One in Five is changing the face of mental illness, funding medical research into finding a cure for mental illness including schizophrenia, bi-polar and depression to turn One into None. Since 2003, One in Five have raised over $2 million dollars with 90% of all funds raised going directly to either Monash Health or the Florey Institute.
The Indigenous Marathon Foundation was established in 2009 by world marathon champion, Rob de Castella. In 2010 four Indigenous Australians created history by being the first to run in the world’s biggest marathon. The New York City Marathon.
Running and physical activity underpin all IMF programs. IMF are committed to providing social, inclusive and fun environment for people to adopt healthy and active lifestyles.
The de Castella Run would like to acknowledge Rob and his charity IMF by raising money to support and provide funding to assist in educating the IMF graduates about Mental Health and Wellbeing.
The de Castella Run team are calling on all fun loving and energetic volunteers to join us and assist at our 2022 event.
Roles include: Course Marshals, Water Stations, Participant Registration Desk and many more. A commitment of 4-8 hours is all we may ask of you on the day.
We are also looking for experts with Social Media, Websites and Marketing.
If you would like to be a part of our event, please contact us by entering your details in the volunteer form and we will be in touch.