Dates for you Diary 2016

Sporting Gala Lunch – Friday, February 5, 2016

Bringing top names in horse racing and rugby together!

Come along to the annual Sporting Gala event on Friday, February 5. Individual tickets €100, or a table of ten for €1,000.

Book today by contacting us on 01 6789 004.

Runamuck – Saturday, March 5, 2016

Embrace muddy mayhem and choose a challenge with a difference for Fighting Blindness!

We’d love if you joined us for the 2016 Runamuck event—for more visit

Breakfast with a Scientist

We are holding Breakfast with a Scientist events twice a year to give friends of Fighting Blindness an opportunity to hear the latest updates on age-related macular degeneration (AMD) research and ask any questions they may have.

To register your interest please contact Amanda on 01 6789 004.

Cycle for Sight – May 2016

Planning is well underway for the annual Cycle for Sight. This year takes us through Leanane which sits astride Mayo and Galway, allowing participants the chance to explore the best of these counties.

Watch this space for further cycle updates!

Mini Marathon – Monday, June 6, 2016

Join Team Fighting Blindness for the Vhi Women’s’ Marathon next June!

Walk, jog, run or crawl—people of all ages and abilities welcome. Come along for some well-deserved refreshments after.

Contact for your sponsorship pack today!

Jeans for Genes – September 2016

Hold a Jeans for Genes Day to raise funds to find cures and treatments for people living with genetic sight loss conditions.

Wear your favourite pair of jeans or denim ensemble for the day. Invite your colleagues or classmates to do the same, in return for a small donation to Fighting Blindness.


For more information about any of these events please contact us on 01 6789 004 or