The first Running For Change team was made up of six guys from Lithuania who came together at the beginning of 2012 with one common aim - to run in marathon in Sierra Leone on 9 June 2012 in support of the charity Street Child. The team members are:

Mindaugas Grigas, Tomas Kairys, Ben Harvey, Oleg Kovrikov, Rytis Bublevicius and Leo Pobedonoscevas.

  • Ben
  • Rytis
  • Leo
  • Mindaugas
  • Tomas
  • Oleg

Click here to watch a video from the Team's trip to Sierra Leone and hear them reflect on their experience:

  • With our kids & The Box
  • Training in -20 degrees
  • @ Druskininkai half marathon 2012

Listen to Leo, Tomas & Mindaugas talking about our project on ZIP FM in 2012:

Nepal 2016

Four of the original team have reunited to take part in the Nepal International Marathon on 26 November 2016.

Ben Harvey, Leo Pobedonoscevas, Oleg Kovrikov and Mindaugas Grigas are joined by Zamira Grigiene for this latest challenge. 

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