There isn’t just one reason to run the Paris Marathon, there are 600,000! That’s the number of people living with epilepsy in the UK right now.
When: Sunday 9 April 2017
Where: Paris, France
Distance: 26.2 miles
Registration fee: £40
Minimum sponsorship pledge: £750
About the Paris Marathon
Voted as one of the worlds top 10 marathons, the Marathon de Paris is undoubtedly one of the biggest and most popular marathons in Europe today. Starting on the Champs Elysees, the route will take you past the Louvre by the banks of the River Seine, Notre Dame and the Eiffel Tower before finishing at the stunning Arc de Triomphe.
Need a place?
Epilepsy Action has a number of guaranteed places in the 2017 Paris Marathon. In return for a place we ask you to pay a registration fee of £40 and commit to the minimum sponsorship target of £750.
Have your own place?
If you have been successful in securing your own place in the Paris Marathon then we would be delighted to have you on our team! There is no set minimum sponsorship, we simply ask you to raise what you can.
How we will support you
We will support you every step of the way and all of our runners will receive:
- A welcome pack full of fundraising tips to help you get started
- Free technical Epilepsy Action running vest
- Fundraising support and encouragement from our dedicated team
- Exclusive access to our Epilepsy Action Heroes Facebook group
- Optional supporters' cheering packs
For further information
For further information on the Paris Marathon, please contact our events team on +44 (0)113 210 8821 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org