DONNA Marathon Training Starts July 20!

We’re kicking off training in a BIG way… Join Olympian and DONNA Marathon Weekend co-founder Jeff Galloway on Saturday, July 20 in Jacksonville, Florida to begin your journey to your first or best marathon. DONNA Marathon Training Kick-off July 20 | DONNA Headquarters | 7:00 AM 11762 Marco Beach Drive, Suite 6 Jacksonville, FL 32224 … Continued

Bring Your Crew, Earn a Registration Rebate!

Coming back for 2020 – refer your friends for a rebate! Again this year, we’re encouraging you to inspire friends to participate in DONNA Marathon Weekend. Share your referral link after registration and you’ll receive a 10% rebate for 3 to 4 referrals, a 15% rebate for 5 to 9 referrals and a 20% rebate … Continued

Registration for DONNA Marathon Weekend 2020 Opens June 5th!

Registration for 2020 events will open on Global Running Day, June 5th. We are set for February 7 – 9, 2020 for our 26-mile beach block party! Held annually the second weekend of February, DONNA Marathon Weekend (5k, Relay, Half Marathon, Marathon, Ultramarathon and Event Challenges) fills the City of Jacksonville and its Beaches in Northeast Florida with over 10,000 … Continued

A Thank You from Donna Deegan

Dear Neighbors, I am so overwhelmed by your generous spirit. I truly don’t have the words to describe my gratitude. I had lots of butterflies before our 12th annual DONNA Marathon Weekend. All of our beaches communities have been unwavering in their support of our work to help underserved families facing breast cancer and the … Continued

2019 DONNA 110 Results

Rank Participant Name Bib 1st Stage Finish 2nd Stage Finish Final Time   1 Burget, Marc 4291 11:43:45 2:59:18 14:43:03 Event Record 2 Krupski, Dave 4300 12:37:33 3:17:48 15:55:21 3 Green, Addie 4288 16:25:30 5:03:38 21:29:08 4 Melton, Mollie 4292 21:40:18 6:39:30 28:19:48 Wolf, Amy 4286 6:40:00 5:07:18 11:47:18 Happy 60 (miles) Birthday Amy! Potash, … Continued

A Letter from Executive Director, Amanda Napolitano

Long runs are easier with a group. It’s a fact. There is something about being in step with another person that makes the miles go by easier, time go by faster. When we face any challenge, together with support of others we are able to better endure. This is The DONNA Foundation. We stand with … Continued

A Welcome from Donna Deegan

Hello Everyone! Welcome to the island! Our 12th annual DONNA Marathon Weekend is going to be the best yet and I’m so glad you’re here for it! The start/finish line has moved to the social center of our beaches universe: The Beaches Town Center, where Neptune and Atlantic Beach come together. For those of you … Continued

Go Green with DONNA

The DONNA Foundation announces Beaches Go Green as the Official Environmental Sponsor for its annual DONNA Marathon Weekend to be held in the heart of Neptune Beach and Atlantic Beach Feb. 8-10, 2019. Runners and spectators participating in the 12th annual event will enjoy eco-friendly cartons of Just Water as well as event day recycling to promote awareness of waste … Continued

Volunteer Registration for 2019 is OPEN!

NEW In 2019, DONNA Marathon Weekend moves ALL EVENTS to the heart of Neptune Beach and Atlantic Beach, Florida. Known by locals as the Beaches Town Center, this oceanfront destination twelve miles east of downtown Jacksonville offers a wealth of choices to shop, dine, relax and now race!  February 8 – 10, 2019, DONNA Marathon Weekend will include … Continued