The First Lap Project

The First Lap Project is 24 people running 24 laps of 1.76km over 24 hours while getting a bunch of other stuff done and with the opportunity to raise $ for First Hike Project. 

Each of us have marked out a lap where we live and will be running a marathon running together, in different places, from 7PM Saturday, 29 September to 7PM Sunday, 30 September - one lap each hour.

The First Hike Project (which clearly inspired the name) is a not-for-profit that takes refugee youth on bush hikes in Perth, Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Melbourne, as a ‘welcome to country’ for recent arrivals to Australia.

The funds will be used to stage hikes across the country. One hike costs around $1000 and we'll be aiming, as a team of 24, to raise enough $ to stage five hikes across the country.

We'd love you to support us so that we can support them!
  • Anonymous 
    • $50 
    • 36 mos
  • Paige England 
    • $100 
    • 36 mos
  • Tom Maxwell 
    • $100 
    • 36 mos
    • $70 
    • 36 mos
  • Annabelle Fisher 
    • $20 
    • 36 mos
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Simon Elliott 
South Perth WA
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