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The 2.6 Challenge

April 26 | Free

Join the nation for The 2.6 Challenge and help save the UK’s charities on Sunday 26th April. The Covid-19 pandemic has had a catastrophic effect with the cancellation of thousands of events and the loss of billions in income through fundraising events. You don’t have to be super fit to take part – use your daily exercise to fundraise for your chosen charity.

The Virgin Money London Marathon alone, which should have taken place on Sunday 26 April, is the world’s biggest one-day fundraising event, which raised more than £66.4 million for thousands of charities in 2019.

Many of these charities have had to reduce or stop services at a time when vulnerable members of society need them most; thousands of staff have been placed on furlough and many charities will not survive the next few months.

You can help!

From Sunday 26 April, the day when the Virgin Money London Marathon would have taken place, join the rest of the UK for The 2.6 Challenge.

The 2.6 Challenge can be any activity you like – from running 2.6 miles to holding an online workout with 26 of your friends. Check out ‘how to get involved’ link below
for more ideas.

Whatever your age or ability, you can take part. After all, we’re not looking for superheroes. We’re looking for Home Heroes.

Choose your #TwoPointSixChallenge, Let us know what your are doing by filling out the RSVP below then head to the ‘donate or fundraise’ buttons below to save your chosen charity, then complete your challenge.

or you can donate directly to our page:


April 26


Fundraising Department
0141 581 2000


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