Are you looking to challenge yourself for a great cause? Whether you like trek, marathon, cycle or swim, you can test your physical limits while you support the search for lifesaving answers to devastating diseases. Make a major difference to medical research here in Western Australia by joining Team Perkins in a challenge event and help progress groundbreaking research discoveries.
Perth Running Festival
4 October 2020
The Perth Running Festival supporting the Perkins is WA’s newest and best mass participation community event. Participants can run or walk along the beautiful Swan River with all participants finishing inside Optus Stadium.
Port to Pub
21 March 2020
The Channel 7 Port to Pub with Hotel Rottnest is an open water, long distance swimming event, where solos, duos or teams of four and six can cross the iconic Rottnest Channel.
Rottnest Channel Swim
22 February 2020
The South32 Rottnest Channel Swim is a 19.7km open water swim from Cottesloe Beach to Rottnest Island. Through Everyday Hero you can fundraise for the Perkins while you prepare for your Rottnest Channel Swim.
The Color Run
The Color Run is a 5km, untimed event. At each kilometer mark, runners are doused from head to toe in a different coloured powder. Participants wear white at the starting line and finish the race plastered in colour. Take part in this fun and festive race, while raising important funds for research at the Perkins!