Tag: Global Goals


Kenya Impact Marathon

More than a race, this is a festival of running. We hire out our own private tea plantation to ensure some of the finest trails and views of the outrageous views of the Great Rift Valley. This is a serious running challenge that will push you to dig deep. There is no other race in Kenya like this one-of-a-kind route off-the-tourist-track through stunning scenery, gentle hills, tea plantations and the villages where Five Talents UK works. We will take you from track sessions with elite athletes to community engagement with the exact projects......

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Nepal Impact Marathon

This is not just a race, it is a 1-week adventure that takes you right into the heart of Nepal. You will experience Nepal in ways few others ever have. Immersive and powerful. You’ll even get to enjoy sunrise yoga in the shadow of the Himalayas, as well as the warm rum punch around our Sunset Bar campfire. The way the group will come together throughout the challenge is truly addictive. Understanding your impact, both direct and indirect is what the entire trip is all about. We empower you to work hard and......

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Impact Marathon Series -  Nick Kershaw

With Impact Marathon Series founder Nick Kershaw brings almost intangible huge goals like no poverty, good health, equality and well-being to life, by showing participants what these things really mean on grassroots level. Impact Marathon Series is set up specifically to tackle the 17 Global Goals, announced by the United Nations in 2015 to secure the future of the planet. Each race takes on the 3 of the Global Goals that are most pertinent in the community where the marathon takes place. You, the runner, then get to pick from those three Goals......

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100 MARATHONS IN 100 DAYS

Water advocate and ultra-runner Mina Guli took on an epic challenge to shine a spotlight on the global water crisis: Mina’s challenge started at the New York City Marathon on the 4th of November, before heading off to run across Europe (UK, France, Italy), Uzbekistan, India, China, Hong Kong, Dubai, the Middle East (Jordan, Palestine, Israel) and South Africa. She then headed to Australia before crossing the USA and finishing her 100-day journey back where she started in New York on the 11th of February. #RunningDry is a call to each of us......

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6 River Run -  Mina Guli

Mina Guli is a water campaigner and ultra-runner. She is the founder of Thirst, a China-based non-profit that educates children on invisible water. She is also a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum. Global Goal 6 is focused on ensuring water and sanitation for all. Clean, safe, accessible water for all is the most pressing issue of our world faces today. Water scarcity, poor water quality and inadequate sanitation affects people’s lives, livelihoods, food security, choices and future. The UN has adopted a wide-reaching set of goals to end poverty, protect......

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World Water Day

Sustainable Development Goal 6 is crystal clear: water for all by 2030. By definition, this means leaving no one behind. But today, billions of people are still living without safe water – their households, schools, workplaces, farms and factories struggling to survive and thrive. Marginalized groups – women, children, refugees, indigenous peoples, disabled people and many others – are often overlooked, and sometimes face discrimination, as they try to access and manage the safe water they need. The annual World Water Day on 22nd March is about tackling the water crisis by addressing......

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Guatemala Impact Marathon

An extraordinary experience with a blend of stunning locations, hugely impactful volunteering and the hardest race of your life. A volcanic backdrop, some massive social issues to support and meeting new friends for life. This is not just a race, it’s a week-long community engagement and world-changing adventure. This is your chance to link in with the exciting Guatemalan culture and create a platform for change. We are here to embrace the nation, to learn its history and to help develop the discussions and the opportunities to build a strong future for the......

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