VHI Women's Mini Marathon 2023

Join our team for the Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon and take part in the 10K Race to support women subjected to domestic abuse

Show your support for Women’s Aid this June Bank Holiday by signing up and taking part in this year’s VHI Women’s Mini Marathon in Dublin on Sunday 4th June 2023. 

Take on the Mini Marathon in support of Women’s Aid

Come together this June and show your support for women all over Ireland who have experienced, are experiencing, or are escaping, domestic abuse. Join thousands of other women who are taking part in this year’s VHI Women’s Mini Marathon and run your heart out for women who need your support. The money you raise by taking part will help fund Women’s Aid’s vital work so that we can continue to provide essential services to women who need our help.


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Women supporting women

Now in its 40th year, the Dublin Mini Marathon is the largest women’s event of its kind in the world. This year’s theme is “for me, for you, for women everywhere” – and what better way to come together for women everywhere than by joining a women-only event and running to support other women? 

How to take part

Your participation in this year’s VHI Women’s Mini Marathon will help make a real difference to women’s lives. Sign up and get your Women’s Aid t-shirt in the post and wear it with pride on race day.  To take part, all you have to do is: 

  1. Sign up to join the Women’s Aid team in the Mini Marathon here
  2. Register for your place in the event here
  3. Create your fundraising page on Facebook OR on iDonate and share it widely!

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The important details

  • To ensure your place in the event, you must register for the VHI Women's Mini Marathon 
  • The race kicks off at 12.30pm on Bank Holiday Sunday 4th June 2023.
  • The 10K race route starts and ends on Fitzwilliam Street Lower, Dublin 2 and the course takes you through Donnybrook, Ballsbridge and back into town. View the full course here
  • It costs €30 to register for the race

The rest will take care of itself! 

Be social, have fun, support and celebrate women everywhere.  Encourage friends and family to join you in taking part and make it a day to remember. Ask friends, colleagues and family to donate as generously as they can to Women’s Aid’s vital services by sponsoring you taking part in the race. Together, you’ll be able to raise as much money as possible for women who need your help.

Join the Women’s Aid team now