THE PREMMIE MARATHON
CHALLENGE


Challenge yourself this November

and give premature babies a

better chance of survival   REGISTER

1. Choose your distance

Half Marathon

21km

Marathon

42km

Ultra Marathon

100km

Double Ultra Marathon

200km

Triple Ultra Marathon

300km

2. Choose your activity

run cycle swim roll walk

3. Gather your team or go solo 

solo buddies trio club par-tay

Raised so far

$359,578

Our goal

$500,000

# Challengers : 1,005

You can use the Premmie Marathon Challenge App to track your distance and chat with your team

Join us in 2023 for the Premmie Marathon Challenge! Register your interest today! 

Thank you for your interest in the 2023 Premmie Marathon Challenge. This year we're working hard to make it bigger and better than ever!

Leave your details here and we'll let you know when registrations open. 

REGISTER

Challenge yourself this Prematurity Awareness Month for sick and premature babies

The Premmie Marathon Challenge is FREE and open to everyone - whatever your age, ability or fitness level.  It's your challenge, complete it your way!

Choose the distance you will run, swim, cycle, roll or walk during November. Make it challenging. Choose from:

  • Half Marathon - 21km
  • Marathon - 42km
  • Ultra Marathon - 100km
  • Double Ultra Marathon - 200km
  • Triple Ultra Marathon - 300km (wow!)

Log your kms and track your progress through your personal fundraising page or the mobile app.

Earn a special finisher’s medal, improve your fitness and help save fragile lives. 

It's so easy to get involved and do something AMAZING this November

Register

Sign up for FREE and choose your Premmie Marathon Challenge distance to complete in November. 

Share

Share your challenge with friends and family and fundraise for neonatal equipment to give premature babies a better chance of survival.

Run, Cycle, Swim, Roll or Walk

Complete your distance anytime during November, and track your kilometres using our app, Strava, FitBit and more.

Leaderboards

Rewards

We love to reward our fundraisers for their incredible efforts which give premature babies a better chance of survival. The more money you raise, the more babies we can help and the more rewards you will receive!

  Raise $75 and we will send you a Premmie Marathon Challenge finisher's medal
  Raise $200 and we will send you a Running for Premature Babies running singlet
  Raise $1000 and we will send you a signed copy of founder Sophie Smith's book, 'Sophie's Boys'
  Raise $2500 and we will send you a limited edition Premmie Marathon Challenge hoodie
  Raise $5000 and we will send you a personalised video message from Lachy Wiggle - the purple Wiggle!

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The Premmie Marathon Challenge is brought to you by Running for Premature Babies

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