Jog for Jigsaw to raise funds to support young peoples mental health in Galway

July 09th 2013

‘Jog for Jigsaw’ is our partnership with NRG Health & Fitness, which aims to promote the positive affect fitness has on your mental health by getting people to register, train and participate in a running event in aid of Jigsaw Galway.  

Pictured doing their best Usain Bolt impression at the launch of 'Jog for Jigsaw' are (L to R) Justin McDermott Jigsaw Galway, Jacinta McCarthy NRG Health & Fitness, Laura Fox Miss Galway 2013. 

What happens when I join?

We will first send you out your 'Jog for Jigsaw' participant pack, including your sponsor pack and goodies. 

Then NRG Health & Fitness will provide expert training, advice and goodies to each member of the ‘Jog for Jigsaw’ team. “We all know that going for a regular walk, run or cycle is a great way to improve your physical and mental wellbeing,” said Justin McDermott of Jigsaw Galway.  “A great way to get yourself out exercising regularly is to train for, and participate in a running event such as a 5K, 8K, a half or even full marathon. What better way to get you motivated then 'Jog for Jigsaw'? You will help raise awareness of young people’s mental health & wellbeing and raise vital funds for Jigsaw Galway.”

NRG Health & Fitness have been a long-time supporter of Jigsaw Galway and this is a new step in their support. “We are so delighted to be partnering with Jigsaw Galway and their ‘Jog for Jigsaw’ campaign,” said Niall Browne Director of NRG Health & Fitness.  “It’s such a great opportunity for us to promote positive physical and mental wellbeing, while supporting an amazing local charity like Jigsaw Galway”.

“Everyone who joins our 'Jog for Jigsaw' team will receive a personalised training plan from NRG, which they can follow on their website and Facebook pages, as well as loads of cool stuff in our goody bag and a free ‘Jog for Jigsaw’ T shirt,” said Justin McDermott Jigsaw Galway.

Any advice on fundraising?

We are here to help you fundraise.  You will recieve your sponsor pack (including a sponsor card and info on Jigsaw).  An easy way to get started is to fundraise online via our iDonate fundraising page - click here set up your online fundraising page.  If you need any help give Justin a buzz on 091 549 252.

Who do I contact if I have any questions?

Contact Justin in Jigsaw on 091 549 252 or 083 105 1576. 

Supported by: 

NRG Health & Fitness http://www.nrgfitness.ie/

 

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