In August 2019, a team of Kelly siblings and enthusiastic Territorian friends successfully tackled the Katherine Ultra Challenge in memory of the late and great John Skipper Kelly. The challenge was a one day 100km adventure race involving: a 3.2km Swim (no crocs!); a 21.5km run; a 25km mountain bike ride; an 11.5km Kayak;
On 11 April we were once again generously hosted by King and Wood Mallesons on level 61, over looking Sydney harbour, for the annual JSK cocktail party. It was a wonderful night - live music thanks to Alec and David Brinsmead and Eddie and James Bernasconi, inspiring speeches and delicious food and drinks. Special
In May 2017, we will be running the Ultra Trail Australia, a 100km ultra marathon in the Blue Mountains in memory of Dad. In running the Ultra Trail 100, we are aiming to raise $6000 to support two Indigenous students to undertake an internship with an indigenous organisation through the Aurora Internship program and the
#HATTEMBER will go live on the 1st September toreros funds for the John Skipper Kelly Fund to raise funds for leadership opportunities we see for disadvantaged youth. We invite you to take part by wearing a hat every day of September. The hats can be serious, silly, informal, fun, or sublime. Whatever takes your fancy.
The 2015 city2surf was a glorious event showcasing Sydney at its very best. This year in our brand new merchandise over 80 runners joined the throng of 80,000 runners to do the annual city2surf. We were well spread across the field in both pace and age ranges. Our fastest male runner rushed to the surf
As the 9th of August draws nearer we're getting more and more excited for this years city2surf! With over 75 people already registered to go running for jsk we know this year is going to be great! if you haven't registered yet.. IT'S NOT TOO LATE to enter now (search for our team 'running for jsk').
The JSK Cocktail party is a wonderful opportunity for us to connect with friends, family and colleagues to remember the spirit of John Skipper Kelly, and raise funds for a cause dear to his heart. We are incredibly grateful for the generous offer from King and Wood Mallesons to host us in their beautiful function
We are pleased to report on the fantastic night of inspirational speeches, dazzling musical entertainment, and impressive fundraising that was the 2014 JSK Memorial Cocktail Party. Firstly, thank you to everyone who attended the JSK Memorial Cocktail Party on the 23rd of March and many thanks to Kiplings Garage Bar for hosting the event. We