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We rely on seafarers to transport 95% of all UK's imports by sea, to catch our fish and defend our shores. Watch our animation to learn how Seafarers UK supports seafarers in need and their families.

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    The 24/7 Challenge

    Take on The 24/7 Challenge 2020 in support of seafarers affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Run, dance, bake, climb, knit, jog, sing, row, walk, paint, cycle, quiz, swim or do something else to raise much needed funds to support thousands of seafarers and their families at this time of crisis.

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    Edinburgh Half and Full Marathon

    The race takes you through the historical city of Edinburgh followed by a scenic route along the coast. Edinburgh is voted the fastest half and full marathon in the UK by Runners World - so if you are looking for a PB, is definitely the race for you!

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