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Join us in Sydney on Wednesday 15th November, 2017 for a 6.5km run at 8pm.

Your $38 donation will play a big part in helping the Mark Pollock Trust to reach its $750,000 fundraising aim this year to fast-track a cure for paralysis, which will change the lives of millions of paralysed people around the world.

There are a limited number of places available so make sure to sign up early so you don't miss out!


This year’s pop-up run will be championed by Katie McBurney, from Ireland, who lives in Sydney.


This is a 6.5km run and starts at 25 Hickson Road, Millers Point, at Gate 7, Nawi Cove entrance into the Barangaroo Reserve.

The run will finish at PJ O'Briens, 57 King Street, Sydney.

Please aim to arrive at 19.30 (7.30pm) so that we can ensure everyone will receive their flashing armband and buff and have a group photo before we go running!

After the race has finished all runners are invited to PJ O'Briens for post-run sociables to refuel and raise a toast to Mark.

Click on the map to be directed to route on map my run!

Click on the map to be directed to route on map my run!

Your FAQs answered: 

Your entry fee of $38 will be donated to the Mark Pollock Trust mission to find and connect people worldwide to fast-track a cure for paralysis.

You will receive  a run entry, Run In The Dark buff and flashing armband.

Refreshments (Bottled water and a snack) will be distributed to all participants at the finish line.

Chip-timing is not in operation for our pop-up events.

It is important that you arrive  30 minutes in advance of the start time (8pm) so that you can receive your buff and flashing armband.

There are limited places for this event so register early to avoid disappointment!

For any queries relating to the event route please contact Sydney champion Katie Dunbar: [email protected]