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8K Undercliff Run in aid of Rise

Undercliff RunEnjoy the camaraderie of running with 400 other women alongside the expanse of the sea as you raise money to help families affected by domestic abuse in Brighton & Hove. The Rise 8K Undercliff Run for Women on Sunday 17 October is a unique, women only, run from Saltdean to Rottingdean and back in co-operation with the Brighton Women’s Running Club.

1 in 4 women will be affected by domestic abuse in their lifetimes and 90% of children are in the same or next room when violence occurs. Help Rise by running to raise money to help women and children in your community who are living in fear. If you are looking for an even bigger challenge Rise is offering a limited number of places on their Charity Challenge. Open to men and women, the Charity Challenge offers guaranteed places in 3 local runs – either the 8K Undercliff or the Brooks Brighton 10K, followed by the Beacon Half Marathon in February and culminating in the Brighton Marathon. Runners will be supported with motivational, training and fitness support to reach their goal. Naturally there will also be medals, goody bags and all the other fluffy bits!
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Rise 8KM Undercliff Run for Women

Undercliffe Run 09Rise 2009 8k Undercliff Run for Women takes place on October 11 at 9am on the Undercliff Walkway by Asda, at the Brighton Marina. Rise helps women, children and young people affected by domestic abuse. Celebrating their 15th anniversary and aiming to raise a minimum of £15,000 towards services, Rise runs the only local telephone helpline for people suffering from the effects of domestic abuse and needs to raise money to support this vital service.

A unique run along the scenic cliff-side path from Brighton Marina to Rottingdean and back to the Marina, in total 8k (5 miles), the Undercliff Run is an exciting opportunity for new and experienced female runners to experience the buzz and camaraderie of running with 400 other women, alongside the expanse of the sea.

For more details, contact Naomi Bos, Events Officer, Naomi@womensrefuge.org.uk, 075150 27094