RDR’s challenge event…we need your vote!

October 7, 2015
Donna Campisi, Run Donna Run, vote, event, challenge, Royal Children's Hospital fundraiser, diabetes

I am super excited to announce the details of my next challenge event! But I need your help to name the event please, but let me explain what it is about first 🙂 (Please note: there are some details left blank, that need to be confirmed).

Ok, this is the very last super awesome fundraiser event that I’ll be doing for the Royal Children’s Hospital. We are helping the kids who have diabetes! 

This exciting event challenge is for EVERYONE to join in. I have many people kindly say to me “Donna you inspire me.” Which is awesome to know. Now it is time for you to also be an inspiration to many of Your friends, family, work mates, school pals, the RDR community and Me! 🙂

This event is called “____________________” and the best part is EVERYONE CAN do this, no matter where you live! It’s a virtual run!

You can walk, run, push a pram, cycle and even push your wheelchair! Kids and Adults CAN participate!

The distances are 1.5km, 3km, 5km, 10km, 15km, Half Marathon 21.1km, Marathon 42.2km, and Ultra-Marathon. You choose your distance! But remember to challenge yourself 🙂

Where: You can participate ANYWHERE and run the kilometres wherever you are! Do it by yourself or with a group (schools/business/social groups) or at a local running event. The main event will be held at _____________ (details TBA) ________________

When: Australia Day, 26 January, 2016 (or by Jan 31, 2016).

Cost: $___ (proceeds go to the Royal Children’s Hospital).

Register here: ___________(details coming soon)______________________________________

Once you’ve registered, a receipt will be emailed to you immediately to confirm your payment.

Record the race on a device like an iPhone, GPS, stop watch, tracking device or simply a photo and submit results to _________________________________

Once run is completed, your medal will be mailed out after _____(date)_______________ Yay! We love medals! Make sure you wear it everywhere for at least a week 🙂 Be proud and inspire your pals.

I hope you’re excited about this event as I am! But we need a name for it! 🙂 I value your opinion.

Please help and put your vote in the comment box below with the letter ‘A, B or C.’

Or you can go to our Contact page HERE and put in the subject box ‘My vote is…A, B or C.’

A)  RAW Race (RAW = Run Around the World)

B)  Run Your Own Race with RDR

C)  Virtual RAW Race (RAW = Run Around the World)

Thank you in advance! We will keep you posted at www.facebook.com/RunDonnaRun

The Power is in Me…it’s in You too!

Run Donna Run is keen to develop long term and mutually beneficial partnerships. We value all of our sponsors and supporters and work hard to ensure that their specific objectives are met, and their sponsorship or other support is a sound investment.

If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities for our HUGE event, please contact us, and we would love to chat with you!


17 commnets on “RDR’s challenge event…we need your vote!

  1. nancy liddle says:

    a fantastic idea! i don’t run – can i walk the distance? how about RDR – Royal Diabetes Race or Royal’s Diabetes Run? then it’s RDR with RDR!!!!!!!!

  2. Tara Reid says:

    I love B! Run Your Own Race with RDR

    Good on you Donna!

  3. Louisa Augello says:


    RAW for Kids!

  4. Kriss says:

    B from me 🙂

  5. Chris says:

    B stands out for me.

  6. Caz says:

    B is my fav!! 😉

  7. Ethan Pulvermueller says:

    Hi Donna,
    I like A, the abbreviation is more Memorable and catchy(:
    -Ethan xx

  8. Thanks for your vote Ethan! 🙂 So did I 😉 But I have had many go for B, through emails sent too. So we’ve decided to go with that. Thanks again!

  9. Thanks to EVERYONE who has voted through this blog, my contact page and through conversations I’ve had with many! Your opinion counts and it looks as though the majority go with B 🙂 Look out for more details soon. Thanks again!

  10. Patricia says:

    Names for the event:
    Royal Run
    Royal steps
    Stepping out Royal
    Defeat diabetics

  11. amanda powderly says:

    B for me

  12. tyler egan says:

    B ill run as far as my feet will carry me then on on home

  13. Thanks Tyler! Awesome, I’m so pleased you’re joining us 🙂 Run Tyler Run!

  14. Thanks Amanda! B it is! 🙂

  15. Awesome suggestions Patricia! 🙂 Will keep those in mind for next time, the decision has been made for B this time round. Thanks again 🙂

  16. Nancy yes! You can definitely walk! 🙂 You are the walking champ 🙂

  17. Louisa ‘RAW For Kids’, I love it. I wish I got your idea earlier before the vote started 🙂 It looks like B is the most popular this time 🙂 Thanks!

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