The Indigenous Marathon Foundation (IMF) is a health promotion charity that uses running to celebrate Indigenous resilience and achievement, and create inspirational Indigenous leaders.
The IMF umbrellas four core programs:
The Indigenous Marathon Project (IMP), Indigenous Communities for Activity and Nutrition (I-CAN), FrontRunners, IMF Running and Walking (IMF RAW)
We invite you to navigate around our website to learn more about our programs, our graduates and the life-changing impact the IMF is having in regional, remote and city Indigenous communities across Australia.2021 IMP Applications Now Open
The Indigenous Marathon Project (IMP) uses the marathon as a vehicle to promote active and healthy lifestyles to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and celebrate Indigenous resilience and achievement.
Applications for IMP 2021 is now closed.
Indigenous Communities for Activity and Nutrition (I-CAN) targets primary school aged children and uses fitness and activity to encourage school attendance and address childhood obesity.
IMF Running and Walking (IMF RAW) is a grassroots initiative established to bring together a number of IMF RAW events, groups, coaches and leaders in communities nationwide.