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Diverse Cymru to run Cardiff University Cardiff Half Marathon

Support the Diverse Cymru running team in their challenge to cross the finish line at this years Cardiff University Cardiff Half Marathon.

Runners and spectators at Cardiff Half Marathon 2018

You can support the team via our Just Giving page

Taking place on Sunday 6 October, our team of dedicated fundraisers will run, walk or jog around the course, taking in some of Cardiff’s best landmarks.

Did you know that people of African Caribbean origin living in the UK are three to five times more likely than any other group to be diagnosed and admitted to hospital for schizophrenia?[1]

All money raised through fundraising will go towards the delivery of our services and will help us to continue to support vulnerable people across Wales through our BME Mental Health, Advocacy and Direct Payments support for disabled people.

Join the team

If you would like to join the team, we have a small number of free spaces available,  saving you £42.

You will need to pledge to fund raise a minimum of £250 (not including gift aid) and will receive advice and support on training and fundraising as well as encouragement and support on the day!

Take look at the DC half marathon team pack or you can call us 029 2036 8888 or send an email for more information.

If you are or plan to take part in the event, you can still raise funds for Diverse Cymru, call us on 029 2036 8888 or email us to discuss

Thanks for your support!

[1] Ethnic Inequalities in Mental Health: Promoting Lasting Positive Change. Mind, the Afiya Trust and Centre for Mental Health