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Phone Home Virtual 5K For Fighting Blindness

A virtual race is a race that can take place wherever you want, in your own time and at your own pace. A virtual race can be completed on a treadmill, around a racetrack, a beachfront, even during another competitive race, wherever! POW! Virtual Running will be donating money to Fighting Blindness from the Phone… Read more »

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Runamuck for Fighting Blindness

Embrace muddy mayhem… Help fight blindness by taking part in the Runamuck Challenge! Take on this year’s RUNAMUCK for Fighting Blindness. A cross country event over a wet and mucky course with many fun obstacles in store. There are bale jumps, net scrambles, super slides, tarzan swings, bridges, ditches, streams, tyres & tunnels and much more! (All obstacles are achievable… Read more »

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Vision Ball

Fighting Blindness and National Maternity Hospital Foundation have joined forces to fund a new Retina Camera for the neonatal unit at Holles St. This RetCam will screen 500 premature babies at risk of blindness each year. Over the lifetime of the equipment… …the sight of over 300 premature babies will be saved. Tables of 10… Read more »

Run Connemara for Fighting Blindness

Connemara is one of the most scenic parts of Ireland, why not see it in the unique setting? Take part in the Connemarathon in aid of Fighting Blindness! When and where is it taking place? Sunday April 22, 2018 Sign up for the Half, Full or Ultra Marathon and we’re here to support you every step of the… Read more »

Barringtons Hospital Great Limerick Run

This year why not take part in the Barringtons Hospital Great Limerick Run – the third largest sporting event in Ireland! The event encourages people to compete and achieve their personal goals. The inclusiveness of the event with three separate races, a marathon, a half marathon and a 6 mile has captured the attention of people… Read more »

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Cork City Marathon for Fighting Blindness

Join the Fighting Blindness Cork City Marathon Team this June! Brave the Cork City Marathon for Fighting Blindness this year to raise much-needed funds to help find treatment and cures for sight loss. Challenge yourself to change lives! When and where is it taking place? Sunday June 3, 2018 There are a couple of options to choose from –… Read more »