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Calendar of Challenge Events and Marathons

Many people support Age Action’s work by taking on a personal challenge – whether it’s a mini marathon, full marathon, triathalon, trek or even a dance-a-thon – there is something for everyone! 

Getting active for Age Action means you can really feel proud of your achievements as they are improving the lives of older people all over Ireland!

So whether you are an expert runner or a marathon newbie, we want you to be part of our team!

Upcoming Challenge Events



Irish Life Dublin Marathon 2024!

We at Age Action have teamed up with RealBuzz so you can run for us in the Irish Life Dublin Marathon 2024!

Attended by over 20,000 runners from across the globe, this unmissable event takes place on 27th October 2024 and is a highly sought-after balloted event. You can get a guaranteed place and run for Team Age Action! All you have to do is commit to raising a minimum of €500 with full support for your training and fundraising along the way.

Sign up here!

The Big Knit 2024!

We haven't officially kicked off with the Big Knit 2024 just yet, but that doesn't mean you can't start getting your needles clacking ahead of time! To find out more about the Big Knit, find sample knitting templates, and where to send your creations to, please visit the Big Knit website.