Support Team Fighting Blindness in the Vhi Women's Mini Marathon, 2023

Join Team Fighting Blindness for this year’s Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon!

Image: Group of mini-marathon participants wearing Fighting Blindness orange t-shirts, outside the Fighting Blindness office in Ely Place, Dublin

We want your support in the upcoming Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon on Bank Holiday Sunday, June 4th! On Race Day the party’s at Ely Place (within crawling distance from the finish line!) for pre-race celebrations.  It’s a great starting point with toilets, refreshments, and photos! 

Step 1:

Sign up to TEAM FIGHTING BLINDNESS by emailing your name, number, address and t-shirt size to  

Step 2:

Register for your Race Number with the Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon office online at 

Step 3:

Kickstart your training and fundraising! Set up a JustGiving page where people can sponsor you online easily. Check out our handy Top Tips and Tricks to help you get the ball rolling. 

Group of supporters wearing orange Fighting Blindness tshirts

Race starting point:

There are more than 272,000 children and adults in Ireland who are blind or visually impaired. Our mission is to find the cures. It’s thanks to you, our fabulous fundraisers that we can continue our mission.

If you have any questions you can get in touch by calling us at 01 6789 004 or emailing Aoibheann at:

Even if you can’t take part this year why not do your bit & help spread the word by sharing this event with your friends & family!

Step by step, you can help us find the cure sooner.

Learn more below about how your support helps us to fund the research that is finding the cures: