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Uganda Marathon

Uganda Marathon

When: 26 May -02 June 2019 | Where: Masaka, Uganda | What: 10K, Half/Full 

This is a marathon like no other. It is both a race and an experience of a life-time. Named as one of the top marathons around the world, this race is part of an immersive week-long Festival of Culture, Adventure and Community. Shortlisted for ‘Best International Event’ at the UK Runners Awards for the last 4 years, runners of all abilities love this event. 

*Build Africa registrants will receive a £50 discount code on completing the online registration form*

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Registration fee: £99 deposit per person is required to secure your place.

A balance of £646 - £996 per person (depending on accommodation choice*) is required thereafter. Build Africa registrants will receive a £50 discount on top of this.

(Please note: flights, Ugandan visa, airport tax, travel insurance and personal expenses are not included in the price. Discounted flights may be available through the organiser at the time of registration). 

What's included: Airport transfers, 7-nights’ accommodation and all meals, campfire evenings, entertainment, race entry on 01 June, support during the race, souvenir race t-shirt, and discounts for add-on trips to the Gorilla Safari if you are interested in extending your stay. 

And as an extra bonus, your registration fee subsidises 15 Ugandan Junior Runner places. 

Recommended sponsorship target: £1500
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How do I get started?

  1. Register for the Uganda Marathon 
  2. Set up a fundraising page with VirginMoneyGiving
  3. Start training for your epic event!

If you have any questions about taking part in a Build Africa event, please email [email protected] or call +44 (0)1892 519 619. We'll only use the information you provide to deal with your request.

*Accommodation choices are: African Safari Glamping at The Athletes’ Village for £745 or Hotel Plus (best hotel in the region with pool, spa and gym) for £1095