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June 2007; Brunssum (Limburg)

Stichting Parelloop held a charity run on Wednesday June 20th at which Lornah Kiplagat and her husband Pieter Langerhorst were guests of honour. All registration fees went to the Lornah Kiplagat Foundation. The participants also had the opportunity to be photographed together with Lornah for a small sum. Photos and video recordings of the charity run were available for sale. The total sum of the three components was € 3.000,00

Website organisation: http://www.parelloop.nl/site/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=140&sponsorid=88

 

June 2007; Bergen (Noord-Holland)

On the occasion of its anniversary the Van Reenenschool held a charity run on Wednesday June 20th 2007. Around 275 pupils participated in the run, collecting a total of € 3.293,39 for the Lornah Kiplagat Foundation through their tremendous effort.

Website school: 75 years Van Reenenschool http://www.75jaarvanreenenschool.nl/

 

June 2007; Bergen (Noord-Holland)

The Van Reenenschool is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year. Art (by, among others, Herman Brood and Corneille), jewels and other special gadgets were auctioned on Saturday June 9th. Two running sets and a pair of shoes belonging to Lornah Kiplagat were also put up for auction. The proceeds of € 1.200,00 went to the foundation.

Website school: 75 years Van Reenenschool http://www.75jaarvanreenenschool.nl/

 

June 2007; Zeewolde (Flevoland)

The 6th edition of the Half Marathon in Zeewolde took place on Sunday June 3rd. The organisation of this event is under the chairmanship of Emile Ziegerink, for whom innovation is of paramount importance, and linked in particular two special projects to the running event: * The Talent in de Polder Foundation (TidP), the aim of which it is to make young people enthusiastic about participating in sports and exercising * A unique running portal for pupils and participants in the marathon ** As part of a collaboration between the organisation and the Lornah Kiplagat Foundation the young participants in the KidsRun collected the fantastic sum of € 1.050,00.

Website organisation: Halve Marathon Zeewolde http://www.halvemarathonzeewolde.nl/

 

June 2007; Zwolle

Delta Wonen organised a triathlon for housing corporations on Saturday June 2nd 2007. This year the annual triathlon for housing corporations was organised by DeltaWonen. The baton was passed by Woonconcept from Meppel, who were responsible for the excellent organisation of this event in the past two years. This triathlon had 150 participants. It was a very successful day in which participants sponsored the Lornah Kiplagat Foundation through their performance. During this campaign the fantastic sum of € 2.500,00 was collected for the foundation.

Website organisation: Delta Wonen http://www.deltawonentriatlon.nl/

 

May 2007; Utrecht

Atletiekbaan Overvecht in Utrecht was the setting for the Dutch 10,000 metre Championship on Thursday May 17th (Ascension Day). The Dutch Championship, organised by the athletics clubs Phoenix and U-track, was held under the inspiring leadership of Arjan Pathmamanoharen. Children of primary schools groups 7 and 8 in Utrecht and youth members of Phoenix, who were offered a clinic by Bram Som, the European champion for 800 metres as a kickoff, also took part in a charity run. The Lornah Kiplagat Foundation was one of the charitable causes for which funds were collected. No less than € 1.000 was collected Website organisation; Dutch Championship for 10,000 metres track http://nk10000.avphoenix.nl/goededoelen.html February 2007 Groet (Noord-Holland); During the Safari Groet Uit Schoorl Run on Sunday February 11th chairman Chiel van der Garde handed over a cheque worth € 5,000.00 to the Lornah Kiplagat Foundation. Individual gifts of ample 500 participants, the sale of special t-shirts and a contribution of the Marathon Schoorl Foundation had resulted in this amount.

Website organization: Safari Groet Uit Schoorl Run http://www.groetuitschoorl.nl/