Who Run the World?

Thank you to everyone who participated!


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Click here for more information about Plan International's "Girls Get Equal" Campaign

UBC WEC x The Dream Charity's "Who Run The World?" Run-a-thon is a chance for the community to get active for a good cause! Want to participate? You have a couple options: 


(1) Be a Runner: Every kilometre you run will be an invaluable contribution to Plan International!

  • Download the Strava app and join the Who Run The World Run-a-Thon team to allow us to track the number of kilometres you run.

  • Be connected with runners in your area and be invited to group runs!

  • Reach out to family and friends who might be interested in pledging money per kilometre that you run to raise money! 

  • UBC WEC and The Dream Charity will also reach out to businesses across the lower mainland to sponsor all of the runners! 

  • Compete to win the Run-a-Thon prize, which includes merchandise from all of our sponsors. 


How do you win? 

  • Each kilometre that you run will count as one point! 

  • Each store or business that's included in our sponsors list that you visit or order merchandise from (picture required) will add to your total with 2 points each! 

  • Each 'scavenger hunt' milestone will add additonal points to your total!

(2) Be a Sponsor*: Every dollar you donate will go to Plan International's Girls Get Equal Campaign! 

  • Sign up to be a sponsor by donating a certain amount of money per kilometre the Run-a-Thon team runs! 

  • Donate a lump sum to our cause! 

  • Have your business be included as a sponsor 


*Tax receipts available upon request for donations of more than $25

Thank you to our Event Sponsors