Now - 19 SEPTEMBER

My Mito Miles 2020

worldwide

Whether you run, ride, row or simply walk laps around your garden, every mile you cover will be helping to bring positive change to the lives of people with mitochondrial diseases. The Lily Foundation's aim is to reach a total of 24,901 miles, (40,074 km) – a circumnavigation of the world - by the end of World Mitochondrial Disease Week.

Now - 27 SEPTEMBER

Scotiabank Calgary Marathon

canada

The Calgary Marathon Charity Challenge has gone virtual! You have from May 31st – Sept 27th to complete events (5k, 10k, half-marathon, marathon & 50k). To sign up, please use the following link to help MitoCanada.

Now - 18 OCTOBER

Energy for Life Walk

US

United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation Energy for Life Walk (& Run) events this will be virtual! We invite you to register and fundraise in one of our walk cities listed.

13 SEPTEMBER

Light Up for Mito

Worldwide

Light Up for Mito is a global campaign whereby landmarks around the world will be illuminated in green to raise awareness about mito.

13 SEPTEMBER

The Bloody Long Walk - Gold Coast

Gold Coast, Australia

Join Mito Foundation in Gold Coast for our 35km challenge to cure mito. Starting in Pizzey Park, Miami take in breathtaking views of the Gold Coast. Walk through the National Park at Tallebudgera Creek down to Currumbin then follow the coast line back up to Broadbeach.

13 SEPTEMBER

Edinburgh Kiltwalk

Edinburgh, UK

Take a breezy stroll around the historic streets of Scotland's capital city in support of The Lily Foundation! There are three walks of varying lengths to choose from, and this year all charities taking part will receive a 50% boost on top of their fundraising total.

13 SEPTEMBER

Great North Run

Newcastle, UK

Every year, more than 55,000 runners come from across the globe to run the Great North Run, the world’s largest, most prestigious half-marathon. Join Muscular Dystrophy UK #TeamOrange.

 

13 -19 SEPTEMBER

Kawakawa Bay Virtual Fun Run

New zealand

Run / walk either 5km / 10km /21.1km or 42.2km during the Awareness Week. The 21.1km and 42.2km can be done in one single run or you can accumulate this distance over the period of that week.

15 SEPTEMBER

Indianapolis Virtual Support Meeting

Indianapolis, US

Join United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation for a virtual support meeting to share coping tips and connect with others (the third Tuesday of each Month). Many of the virtual support group meetings are promoted locally, however, we will always welcome patients and families to attend regardless of location.

16 -20 SEPTEMBER

London to Paris Tour de France

London, UK / Paris, France

Join The Lily Foundation - this 5 day incredible cycle connects two of the world’s most chic capital cities! You will make your way through beautiful English villages and into the stunning countryside of rural France, passing historical landmarks and famous battlefields until you reach Paris.

18 SEPTEMBER

Teen and Young Adult Virtual Happy Hour (Ages 16-35)

US

Join United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation every Friday for this alcohol-free “Virtual Happy Hour”! It is tough being stuck at home, but you are not alone. Let’s get together, share coping tips and have some FUN!

19 SEPTEMBER

LHON Awareness Day

Italy

Mitocon will host an LHON Webbiner with Professor Valerio Carelli. Further details will follow soon.

19 SEPTEMBER

Jurassic Coast Challenge

Dorset, UK

Sign up for The Lily Foundation - walk, Jog or Run the spectacular Jurassic Coast - a World Heritage Site. A Poole Harbour start - it's on to Corfe Castle, across to Lulworth Cove, past Durdle Door, with ups and downs all the way to the Weymouth halfway point.

19 SEPTEMBER

North West September Skydive

Lancaster, UK

Skydive for Muscular Dystrophy UK  and you can make a real difference to children and adults affected by muscle-wasting conditions. By the time you land, you’ll have funded over eight hours of ground-breaking research!

19 SEPTEMBER

Spring Ball

Surrey, UK

Please join Muscular Dystrophy UK for a special one-off event at the Runnymede Hotel, Surrey. There will be delicious food and wine, an exciting auction and fundraising games, along with live music and of course dancing!

19 - 20 SEPTEMBER

Spartan Scotland

SOUTH QUEENSFERRY, UK

Join the Spartan Movement and help The Lily Foundation beat mito! Three distances are available - there is even a kids race.