Welcome from Jeff Galloway

Welcome to the most uplifting running weekend I’ve experienced! If you are a veteran DONNA participant, I look forward to seeing you again.  Beginners can expect a very friendly and energetic atmosphere at all events.  We want this to be the best event you have experienced. I will be at my booth during the expo to … Continued

Welcome from Dr. Edith Perez of Mayo Clinic

As we embrace this 13th year of DONNA marathon weekend, I want to thank you for your engagement and contributions. Welcome! I am always loved by the energy, enthusiasm, and positivity we generate together. Moreover, it all reminds me of the good we are doing for so many. Our team focus of collaboration, vision, scientific curiosity put … Continued

The All New DONNA 0.0 (Cowbell Division) is Here!

So, you say you’d pay NOT to run a marathon? Well, here is your chance. Be a part of the #TogetherWeWILL movement to finish breast cancer and register for the DONNA 0.0. This is the race you’ve been training all year for! The DONNA 0.0 allows you to support the cause from your favorite chair, … Continued

Now Available: DONNA Virtual!

Can’t make it to our beautiful Florida coast this February? Finish breast cancer with us, anywhere in the world and earn your very own DONNA Finisher’s Medal! Charge Running is the official live virtual race hosting platform for DONNA Marathon Weekend 2020. The Virtual DONNA 5K and Half Marathon will offer to all registered participants … Continued

The DONNA Foundation serves 984 Families in 2019

The DONNA Foundation has released its 2019 Annual Impact Report, and thanks in large part to those who participate, support and fundraise throughout DONNA Marathon Weekend, the organization was able to serve 984 families living with breast cancer in service year 2019. To learn more about the signature programs of The DONNA Foundation and its … Continued

The 2020 DONNA Marathon Weekend Finisher Medals Are Here!

Say hello to your 2020 DONNA Marathon Weekend Finisher Medals!! DONNA Marathon Weekend will again start and finish in 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 … Continued

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