The Uganda International Marathon – A Race Like No Other

The act of running is the greatest leveller we know. It holds no prejudice. Kings can run with paupers, world champions can run with novices, friends can run with enemies, grandparents can run with children – the sport transcends race, gender and age. You need neither talent nor wealth – you simply need the will […]

The responsible view: holidays & sustainability

Travelling abroad for a marathon is not uncommon- but doesn’t usually create any additional benefits apart from the ability for the runner to experience a new destination. Although local businesses may profit from increased sales, the local community rarely benefit from marathons taking place. But what if travelling abroad for your next marathon actually directly […]

Introducing the Causes- Bugabira Community School

We’re enormously proud to be contributing to the local community. Not only will the race bring over a hundred thousand pounds to the local economy, it will also directly help many local causes for this marathon. These are our friends at Bugabira Community school- one of these causes the Marathon is helping- and runners can fundraise […]

Official Launch – Uganda High Commission, London

Hello friends! On Tuesday 4th November, we formally launched the inaugural Uganda International Marathon at the Uganda High Commission, London. In attendance were the Ugandan Minister for Tourism, the Ugandan Ambassador to the UK, the CEO of the Uganda Tourism Board as well as many other public figures from the country. We are honoured to […]