THHN Half marathon schools challenge 2016

(Last Updated On: January 22, 2016)

The fantastic THHN Half Marathon Schools Challenge is back for 2016 on Sunday June 26th.In 2015 over 120 school children took part and each ran a mile a week for 12 weeks leading up to event day, then at the Torbay Half Marathon they ran a mile lap of Paignton Green, completing their Half Marathon challenge. They ran on closed roads, in front of the crowds watching the Torbay Half Marathon, each receiving a T Shirt and Medal.

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Children aged between 4 and 11 can take part in this great event.

Do you have Children at school – Does your school want to get involved for 2016?
Tell your child’s school about this great event and get them involved, we will be contacting schools this week but it would be great if you could also encourage the schools, teachers, PTA’s and other parents to get involved In this fantastic event.

We can email more details to you or you can pick up information from THNN Memory Makers shop in St Marychurch to give to the school.

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By taking part the children are also helping THHN raise funds, so we can help more families affected by serious illness and bereavement by giving them a free fun filled memory making holiday. For more information, go to

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