Palestine Marathon 2020
Run for the People of Palestine
Join Penny Appeal from 24-29 March 2020 and you’ll enjoy an amazing five-day trip to Bethlehem and Jerusalem.
|Visit Masjid Al Aqsa|
|Distribute food parcels in refugee camps|
|5 nights stay in Palestine|
Walk, jog or run the Palestine Marathon 2020 through the hills of Bethlehem and support freedom of movement for the people of Palestine with runners from all over the world.
You can walk, jog or run your way along either a 5km, 10km, half (13.1
Check out highlights from our amazing trip earlier this year!!
OUR 2019 TRIP WAS A MASSIVE SUCCESS!!! OVER 80 FUNDRAISERS JOINED US FOR THE FIVE DAY TRIP RAISING OVER £130,000
During this incredible
By signing up to this life-changing challenge you will be asked to raise a minimum of £1,000 for our Love Palestine appeal, which supports the distribution of nutritious food parcels in Palestinian refugee camps, supports Palestinian farmers so they can cultivate and expand their olive farms, helps to create rooftop gardens that become a sustainable source of income for women and provides essential services, like medical care and clean water distribution, for the people affected by the Gaza Emergency.
We’ll provide dedicated support from the moment you sign up. Once we receive your booking confirmation you will have access to all the information you need, from fundraising ideas to training regimes. You will also be accompanied by Penny Appeal staff during your five day trip so you’ll always have someone on-hand to help you.
To secure your place on the trip you will need to pay a non-refundable deposit of £150. You then have until 30th September 2019 to pay £400 for your flights and accommodation. You could get £50 discount if you choose to pay all of your registration fees with an upfront cost of just £500.
Places are limited so sign up now! Please note, you will need to register by completing the sign up form below and then pay your registraion fees at the bottom of the page to secure your place.
The Palestine Marathon is an international event, welcoming people of all faiths, backgrounds and abilities. Everyone is welcome – you can travel with friends and family, but many will also come alone. However you want to do it, you’ll experience an exciting once-in-a-lifetime trip and go home having secured new friends for life.
For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 07714 249 215
LIMITED SPACES! SIGN UP NOW!
Frequently Asked Questions
You are required to reach at least 80% of your minimum sponsorship 2 months before the trip.
Registration fees are non refundable. Whether you’ve paid either the £150 or the £400 registration fee, we are unable to offer you a refund
The minimum age for this trip is 18. We are unable to take children on this trip. If you wish to bring a baby (aged under 2), arrangements could be discussed.
You don’t need a visa to enter Israel as a tourist. On entry, visitors are granted leave to enter for a period of up to 3 months. Your passport should be valid for a minimum period of 6 months from the date of entry into Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories.
You should expect lengthy personal questioning and baggage searches by security officials on arrival and departure from Israel.It is for the Israeli authorities to determine the right of entry into Israel, so if you have any particular concerns you should contact the Israeli Embassy in London. Last year our entire team were granted entry with no issues.
Penny Appeal can not guarantee your entry in to Palestine and can not be held responsible if you are deported back to the UK. There will be no refunds, unfortunately
Yes, it’s a mandatory requirement that you book travel insurance to cover your stay (including travel to occupied territories of Palestine and for taking part in your race).
Many individuals will join the trip alone but build everlasting friendships on the journey. Before the trip, you’ll be required to attend one of our team briefing days where we discuss trip formalities and discuss security issues. You’ll get to meet other participants then as well as talk to us in person about any concerns. You can also call the challenges team any time on 07714249215 or email at email@example.com – we are a supportive team, and we will do everything we can to make sure you feel comfortable and safe with us.