Perth Running Festival 2019 | Proudly Supporting the Perkins

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The Perth Running Festival for the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research is WA’s newest mass participation community event.

Join Perth’s exciting new running festival with participants running or walking along the beautiful Swan River with all participants finishing inside Optus Stadium.

This is your only chance to run or walk on the Optus Stadium playing surface and see yourself on the big screen! Run over the new Matagarup Bridge and into the new Optus Stadium! Numbers are strictly limited and with affordable pricing, this event is sure to sell out so get the team together today and register to secure your position on the big screen!



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Run to support the Perkins

Right now, in labs right here in Perth, hundreds of scientists are working toward the next medical breakthrough.

When you make a tax-deductible donation to the Perkins it allows us to plan for our big goals, like making cancer non-lethal, discovering disease genes that give families answers they so desperately need and finding treatments for heart disease. Your donation supports brilliant minds at work with the best interests of your family and loved ones at heart. You provide researchers with stability and security so that they can focus solely on lifesaving research.

With your support, the results of these hardworking researchers could one day help millions of people stand up to any number of devastating diseases, now and in the future. The breakthroughs Perkins researchers are making in the labs will lead to potential cures. Without research, there are no new treatments, no advances in medicine, no chance of finding that one thing that will stop a disease in its tracks.

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Get Up and Blink!

Blink Fitness is offering free virtual workout sessions centered around high-intensity interval training, stretching & body-weight exercises.
Watch previous sessions on-demand on Facebook -
Or tune in live at 8PM AWST on weekdays.
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Perth based at-home workouts for kids.
The Kids Coach specializes in workouts for kids aged 4 to 12. View on-demand on Youtube, or tune in for live sessions Mon - Fri, at 8am AWST.

Free kids workouts -

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Tune in to watch Nic Naitanui interviewing a range of athletes, tv personalities, musicians and more. With a different guest every day.

Live on Instagram @nicnat -

Next live stream at 5PM AWST tonight.

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🏋️ Free health and fitness app.⁣

Sign up for a free month of SWEAT -⁣

Kayla Itsines is offering 4 weeks of free access to the popular SWEAT app to all new members.⁣

SWEAT contains a wide range of HIIT, strength workouts, yoga and more!⁣

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The gift of yoga.⁣

Free Premium Yoga classes by DoYogaWithMe -⁣

DoYogaWithMe are offering two months of free premium yoga tutorials, classes and videos to help you during these difficult times.⁣

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Take a deep breath. ⁣

Calm have curated a stack of free meditations, sleep stories, music and more, all hand-picked to support your mental and emotional wellness through these anxious & uncertain times.⁣

Enjoy free mental wellness tools -

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Keep It Cleaner is offering free live online workouts hosted by Steph Claire Smith & Laura Henshaw to help you remain calm and active, even while isolated.⁣

No equipment required, all right from the comfort of your own living room.⁣

Currently these live workouts are every Mon, Wed & Fri, with the next one at 5PM AWST today.⁣

Tune in & stay fit -

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Stuck at home but still want to train and compare your scores against others around the world? Then step right up and join in the fun!⁣

The WOD Life have designed a daily workout and competition program taking place entirely online!⁣

Workouts are released every morning at Midnight AEST (Australian Eastern Standard Time) with prizes being given out throughout the event.⁣

Free Workout Sessions -

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100% of your fundraising goes directly to the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research!