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The Great Gorilla Run 27th September 2008

When

27 September 2008 (Sat)
12:00 -

Where

UK

Contact

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Since the first race in 2003, thousands of people have donned their gorilla suits and walked, run or jogged the 7km City of London route that takes in sights such as Tower Bridge and The Tate Modern.

If you like a challenge and agree that gorillas are amazing creatures, this is the event for you. By taking part you'll be playing a crucial role in helping save the remaining 720 mountain gorillas left in the wild.

You'll receive great support in the lead-up to the run to ensure you reach your fundraising target and are in shape for the race.

And on the day, you'll feel like a star as the crowds cheer you on every step of the way.

Three reasons for running 7km in a gorilla suit:

1. Experience the unique buzz of going ape for the day
2. Help save one of the world's critically endangered species
3. Get to keep a gorilla suit to wear anytime you want
Don't take our word for it...
Here's what some previous runners have said about the race:

"First can I thank you for organising such a hilarious event. Sheer genius. I haven't run and laughed so much - ever! You should all be rightly proud of what you've achieved."

"Thanks for the Gorilla Run - some of the most fun I've had!"

"Had an amazing time dressed as a Convict Gorilla. The run was so much fun, cannot wait until next year."

Where do I register?
It's really easy to guarantee your place - just click on the SIGN UP NOW button at the top or bottom of the page and fill out the online form.

All we need you to do now is pay a £75 registration fee and make a pledge to raise a minimum of £400 sponsorship for the Gorilla Organization.

In return, you'll receive:

Your very own gorilla suit to keep
Fundraising guidelines, hints and tips
Information on the projects you'll be supporting
Race entry
The opportunity to take part in a world record attempt
A gorilla goody bag on race day
A gorilla medal
And best of all, the satisfaction of having fun in helping one of the world's most endangered creatures!
Run the Great Gorilla Run before?
If you've done the run before and still have your gorilla suit, you qualify for a £25 registration fee reduction. To claim your discounted registration, please contact:

Sam Davies - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

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