Registration opens for the charity marathon in support of the Foundation’s school in Sao Tome and Principe
the Real Madrid Foundation supports the first edition of São Tomé Charity marathon, organized by the Filhos de São Tomé y Príncipe Foundation, the social partner of the school of social sports developed in this country. It will take place on June 6, 2021 in the city of São Tomé. For all those who want to get involved but cannot attend, there is also the possibility of helping with a charitable contribution, which will allow other local populations without resources to participate and at the same time to directly contribute to the charity project.
The objective of this initiative is the sustainability of the social sports school which welcomes more than 250 children at risk of severe exclusion and the increase in the number of children who can participate in sports activities. Thanks to this, these young people will have a healthy leisure alternative, working on values that will move them away from the usual dangers in this region such as alcohol, drugs or teenage pregnancies and will thus have the motivation to achieve a future full of life. opportunities.
Methods and registration
The event will also promote sport in the country in collaboration with the Athletics Federation and the Ministry of Sports. In order to make it accessible to all levels, in addition to the 42 km race, there will also be a 21 km half marathon and a 10 km race. Registration will close on April 30, 2021 or when the number of places is full.