July 2021

This July, run, jog or walk 26.2 miles, whenever and wherever you like.

You don’t need to be a marathon runner to take part in Samarathon. Take on 26.2 miles in your own time and move at your own pace to help Samaritans save lives.

Pen, build fundraising page

1. Sign up for free today. You will be taken to a JustGiving page to register for the event and set up your fundraising page.

Heart, do it with family or friends

2. Do it on your own or as a team with family, friends or workmates.

Speech bubble, spread the word.

3. Spread the word. Personalise & share your JustGiving page with friends and family.

You're taking on an incredible challenge for Samaritans. Any sponsorship money received via your online JustGiving fundraising page will go straight to Samaritans, so that they can continue to help those who are struggling.

Getting out and moving works wonders for our mental wellbeing, and Samarathon is the perfect goal. Whatever your age or ability, this is your challenge, to do in your time, at your pace, wherever you live or work.

Win! Raise £150 or more and you'll not only help fund over 30 calls for help, but also be entered into a prize draw to win amazing sporting goodies from Contur and Tribe Sports!*

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Samaritans. Whatever you're facing, we're here to listen. Call free day or night on 116 123.

If you live outside of the UK, you’re still able to sign up or make donations but all currency on JustGiving is localised to the country that the campaign was created. This means that donations to Samarathon pages will display in GBP.

Samaritans is a charity registered in England and Wales (219432) and in Scotland (SC040604) and incorporated in England and Wales as a company limited by guarantee (757372). Samaritans Ireland is a charity registered in the Republic of Ireland (20033668) and incorporated in the Republic of Ireland as a company limited by guarantee (450409).

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* Prize draw terms and conditions. All those who do not wish to be entered into the prize draw should email