Run the London Marathon with DRF

We are pleased to announce that the Duchenne Research Fund has places available for the 2021 Virgin Money London Marathon, which is due to take place on Sunday 3rd October. Whether you’re a seasoned runner or a first-time marathoner, we welcome all supporters...

Sam and Avi run marathon for DRF

Thank you to Sam Baum and Avi Mocton for running the Jerusalem Marathon on Friday 15th March, raising money for the Duchenne Research Fund. A special thank you too, to Alex Klinger who unfortunately had to pull out due to injury but cheered on from the sidelines....
Running Club triumph in 10km Vitality run

Running Club triumph in 10km Vitality run

On Sunday 12 July, Ilana, Sara, Tanya, Harris, Suzanne, Corinne, Michal and Duchenne Research Fund founder Kerry (aka the Running Club) completed the Vitality British 10km London Run. The group is for individuals who had never previously felt confident about the idea...
Leon tackles gruelling Comrades Marathon

Leon tackles gruelling Comrades Marathon

Leon Shelley (pictured left, with fellow participant James Raanan) ran the Comrades Marathon on 31 May in South Africa – the world’s oldest and largest ultramarathon, which celebrated its 90th anniversary this year. The 56.1 mile route is on an incline, and each year...
David Stone wins Boroughs cup at Mini London Marathon

David Stone wins Boroughs cup at Mini London Marathon

Last month our avid fundraiser David Stone ran the Virgin Mini London Marathon – the last three miles of the marathon. He ran in the Under 13s age group and finished his three miles in 16 minutes and 12 seconds, making him the winning runner from the London...
Mudders tough it out to haul in £9k

Mudders tough it out to haul in £9k

On Sunday 3 May, Richard Taylor, Mike Kohn, Ilan Jacobs, Mark Preston, Neil Taub and Rich Starr braved a Tough Mudder obstacle course to raise money for the Duchenne Research Fund. A Tough Mudder is a 20km course through the mud with around 25 obstacles and challenges...
Gershon’s London Marathon run raises £6,500

Gershon’s London Marathon run raises £6,500

We are thrilled and proud of our friend Gershon Portnoi for running the London Marathon in record time and raising an incredible £6,500 for the Duchenne Research Fund. Thank you to you and all your generous sponsors!