From August 31st until November 8th, Perry Newburn will embark upon The Great ENZED Charity Run. He’ll
be running 5300km over 71 days raising awareness of mental wellness and funds for the Mental Health
Foundation of New Zealand.
The event will commence in Palmerston North and circumnavigate the country. Each day of the run has
been designed to give Perry, an experienced ultra-marathon runner, an achievable goal.
Members of the public are encouraged to join Perry on this epic journey. Fun Runs will be held in:
|| 1st September
|| 27th September
In 2011 Perry ran “Perry’s Run for Christchurch” from Auckland to Christchurch. The 1053km journey took him 15 days and raised $20,000 for the Red Cross Earthquake Relief Fund. From The Great ENZED Charity
Run, Perry hopes to raise over $30,000.
ENZED Total Hose and Fitting Service, the principal sponsors of the run will be assisting Perry along the
way. Shaun O’Dea, Marketing Manager for ENZED says; “For ENZED it’s a great opportunity to get behind
and incredible feat of endurance and to support a great cause. With our network throughout the country
we’re in a really good position to get behind Perry and help spread the message of The Mental Health