The PEACE THROUGH SPORT pillar of the RUN4CHANGE LEGACY PROGRAM aims to achieve the following
- Promoting global peace, friendship, harmony and understanding in all aspects of life.
- Focus on the Olympic values including: Courage, Inspiration, Determination, Respect, Friendship, Equality and Excellence
- Building peaceful communities through social cohesion and development
The peace flame is lit at the start of the marathon and carried to the cauldron at the finish, keeping the peace flame alight throughout the event.