THE EVENT

Welcome to the
MS Melbourne Run + Ride Festival!

 

Join us on Sunday 5 September 2021, celebrate Father's Day with the whole family, and help us make a difference in the lives of over 25,000 Aussies living with multiple sclerosis.

With a variety of run and ride distances to choose from, the MS Melbourne Run + Ride Festival, formerly known as the MS Melbourne Cycle + Half Marathon, has something to suit all ages, abilities and fitness levels.

From a 50km bike ride over the Westgate, to a half marathon finishing under the famous Flemington rose arbour, or even a 1km dash for the kids...there is a distance to suit everyone!

THE RIDE

50KM | 30KM | 2.5KM

THE RUN

21.1KM | 10KM | 5KM | 1KM

OUR FRIENDS AT BICYCLE SUPERSTORE ARE KINDLY OFFERING ALL 2021 MS MELBOURNE RUN + RIDE FESTIVAL PARTICIPANTS 10% OFF ALL LISTED PRICES IN-STORE AND ON THEIR WEBSITE!

REGISTER NOW AND GET YOUR EXCLUSIVE BICYCLE SUPERSTORE 10% OFF CODE

1 in 3 Australians will be directly impacted by multiple sclerosis through a family member, friend or colleague. The uncertainty of what lies ahead after diagnosis can be a difficult experience, and that's why we are here to make sure no one faces MS alone.

 

HERE'S HOW YOUR SUPPORT WILL MAKE A DIFFERENCE

MS ADVISOR
More than 1,600 people with MS will receive specialised advice from caring nurses, occupational therapists and social workers through MS Advisor.

MS CONNECT
This year, people with MS, their families and carers will reach out over 27,000 times to our free helpline and support centre, MS Connect.

MS PEER SUPPORT
Nearly 600 new people with MS and their loved ones, will find social connection through MS Peer Support groups, held online, in-person and by phone.

MS EDUCATION
Over 2,700 people will participate in MS Education webinars and events to better understand and live with MS.

NDIS SUPPORT
Around 1,500 people will seeks assistance with their NDIS plans

MS EMPLOYMENT
Over 700 people will receive employment support to help them stay in their jobs, or to find employment.

By fundraising, you are ensuring the continuation of programs such as MS Connect which provides guidance and support when needed, MS Education, Wellbeing Support Program and MS Advisor programs all helping people living with MS maintain their quality of life, employment and delay disease progression.

HOW IT WORKS

REGISTER NOW

Sign up now and choose a distance to run or ride on Sunday 5 September 2021.

MAKE A DIFFERENCE

Share your challenge with friends and family, and fundraise to FIGHT MS!

RUN OR RIDE

Join us at Flemington Racecourse and run or ride to FIGHT MS!

Your fundraising coach Bec and our Supporter Engagement Team are here to help you
with everything you need to succeed and reach your fundraising goal to Fight MS

Don’t forget to check out our FAQs for the most common questions,
otherwise please send us a message and we'll be in touch!

  FAQS   CONTACT US

 

Thank you to all our amazing 2021 MS Melbourne Run + Ride Festival sponsors and supporters.
Your support is invaluable and we couldn't host the event without you!