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 All places full


Liverpool Rock and Roll Half Marathon 13.1


£25 £250 No No Places available
Sunday 9th September 2018 Great North Run 13.1


£25 £250 No No Places available

We are also more than happy to support you in an event that is local to you. If you secure your own place in any local race and would like to raise funds for The Haemochromatosis Society we can provide you with a THS running vest and promotional material, just contact Debs to discuss.

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


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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