to make Mother’s Day memorable, meaningful and a fun
day with family and friends...
Mark Sunday May 14 on your calendar – and register now for the Women in
Super Mother’s Day Classic, the fun way for family and friends to kickstart
a “feelgood” Mother’s Day.
What started in 1998 as a way to honour those affected by breast
cancer and to support research into the disease has grown into Australia’s
largest breast cancer fundraiser involving more than 130,000 participants
around the nation, raising money for the National Breast Cancer Foundation.
Increasingly, the colourful event has become a way for groups of
families and friends to participate in a healthy, fun activity to kick off
their Mother’s Day.
According to Mother’s Day
Classic CEO Sharon Morris, the event is no average fun run.
“It is a powerful day for families and friends to support breast
cancer survivors and those who have lost loved ones to the disease,” Ms Morris
“Mother’s Day Classic is
not about breaking speed records. Our focus is on participation, whether you
walk, run or volunteer. Many people have fun dressing up: you’ll see everything
from pink pirates to teams in tutus.
“It is also about fundraising, and this year we have set a new
target to provide $4 million for the National Breast Cancer Foundation to fund
life-changing breast cancer research.”
The Mother’s Day Classic will be held in more than 100 locations, from capital cities to remote towns,
all around Australia.