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Light at the end of the Tunnel – Sanctuary Runners to build team of 1,000 for Cork City Marathon 2021

The Sanctuary Runners seek 1,000 competitors for virtual Cork City Marathon –          Solidarity-Through-Sport movement brings together asylum seekers, refugees, and wider Irish society –          Cities twinned with Cork to enter relay teams in this year’s virtual race with the Sanctuary Runners –          Special portal set up on Cork City Marathon website for people […]

The Sanctuary Runners celebrated by the UNHCR worldwide!

🇮🇪 These refugees and Olympians in Ireland are teaming up online for a serious workout! — UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency (@Refugees) May 20, 2020 It’s been an incredible week for us with the UNHCR celebrating the Sanctuary Runners and specifically the wonderful #SanctuaryStrength series across its social media. […]