28 Feb 2019
Thu 28 February, 2019
To :
Sun 03 March, 2019
National Tennis Centre, Olympic Blvd, Melbourne VIC 3004
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Rare Disease Day Tennathon 28 February 2019 - 03 March 2019 National Tennis Centre, Olympic Blvd, Melbourne VIC 3004, Melbourne, Australia
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Hosted by Rare Voices Australia

The event - what will we be doing?

- Four friends are going to play a doubles tennis match for more than 60 consecutive hours to break the Guinness World Record and raise money for charity

- The goal is to raise at least $20,000 for Rare Voices Australia – who do amazing work with limited resources to fight for a healthcare system which supports all Australians with a rare diseases

- The current world record for the longest doubles match stands at 60 hours, 24 minutes and 14 seconds… that’s longer than a return flight to Europe! But the pain and isolation our players are going to feel on the court is nothing compared with the suffering experienced by those living with a rare disease.

When and where it is happening?

- Commencing on 28 February 2019 – which is International Rare Disease Day

- At the Melbourne Park Tennis Centre (home of the Australian Open!)

How can you help?

- We'd really appreciate any donation you care to make to help us reach our goal for this worthy cause, and more than worthy recipients. All donations $2 and over are tax deductible.

- Just click on ‘Sponsor Now’ at: http://www.rarevoices.org.au/my-fundraising/1014/tennis-event

- Please follow our social pages via the handles below – it’s going to be a gruelling journey worth following!

Instagram: @rare_tennis_marathon

Facebook: @raretennismarathon

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