Run to the Water and other upcoming SANTE events

@JCU Run to the Water and other upcoming SANTE events

Run to the Water fun run event

SANTE (JCU's student run global health group) is involved in organising the annual Run to the Water Event which is happening on the 9th April 2017 outside Riverway Arts Centre.

This 4km or 8km charity run raises funds for the charity Evidence Action which provides clean drinking water to communities across Africa.

Tickets are available online at

Parinda Shah

Medical Student

4th Year Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery



Run to the Water

Run to the Water is a 4km or 8km all-inclusive fun run organised by SANTÉ, James Cook University's Global health Group to raise funds for Evidence Action which is a charity that provides water dispensers for many African communities (for more information see We like to put the 'fun' in fun run and encourage everyone to get involved. Students, families, lectures, parents - you're all invited! There's no pressure to run and we have two distances to cater for all abilities. An 8km race beginning at 7:15am and a 4km race at 7:30am around the scenic Riverway Precinct! So lace up those shoes and we'll see you at 7am on Sunday the 9th of April! Tickets cost just $10 and go to a great cause :)To confirm/finalise your tickets please transfer $10 to SANTÉ and email the receipt of your $10 bank transfer to within 24 hours of signing up to validate your ticket. The SANTÉ team will then confirm your ticket purchase within 2-4 business days via email.