Could you be a part of  #teamironoverload?

We are expanding our programme of fundraising events in 2018 and have a number of exciting events on the calendar.

See the table below for details of the different runs you could take part in. If you are interested in running for us then please contact the office at

Event date Event name Distance Deposit required Minimum fundraising target Accommodation provided? Transport provided
Sunday 22/04 2018 London marathon


26.2 miles £100 £2500 No No


Liverpool Rock and Roll Half Marathon 13.1


£25 £250 No No
TBC September 2018 Great North Run 13.1


£25 £250 No No

More information can be found on the relevant website by following the link below, however please do not sign up online. London Marathon Liverpool Half Marathon Great North Run


The London Marathon – an iconic, life-changing event

Marathon runners

The Virgin Money London Marathon 2017
Team Iron Overload


We have all of our runners for The London Marathon 2017. Announcements will be posted here as soon as possible about the 2018 event.

See for information about the 2017 team.

The Virgin Money London Marathon 2016
Team Iron Overload


In 2016 The Haemochromatosis Society had 9 runners in the world famous London Marathon. Team Iron Overload ran to raise funds to support our work and to raise awareness of genetic haemochromatosis. All made it around the full 26.2 miles including an outstanding performance of 2 hours 55 minutes from Thomas Caulfield. The team raised sponsorship of over £20,000

Team Iron Overload 2016 were Paul HironsPaul Hirons, Geoff Smith, Mark Averiss Thomas Caulfield, Keli Lyons, Lara Pace, Stuart Poole, Natalie Mancini and Georgie Whitford.

We would like to thank all of our London Marathon runners, they make a huge difference to The Haemochromatosis Society and our awareness raising activities.

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