Welcome to Cancer Research UK Race for Life

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Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life is a series of women-only events raising money for research into all 200 types of cancer

Choose your event

  • Get the Race for Life app


    Our free app will help you raise even more money for your Race for Life event with fantastic tips and tools you can share. You can also use the app to keep track of your donations and receive vital updates ahead of your event.

    Available for iPhone and Android.

    Download the free app
  • Share your story


    Are you taking part in Race for Life because you, or a loved one, have been affected by cancer? Would you be willing to be photographed and appear in your local press? If yes, please share your story with us and help show cancer that hell hath no fury like a woman in pink.

    Find out what to expect by reading the words of some inspirational women.

    Find out more
  • On the day


    We’ve pulled together a checklist of everything you need to know - and bring with you – on the day of your event.

    Read checklist
  • How your money helps


    Every penny you raise comes directly to Cancer Research UK. Find out how we're using it to help beat cancer sooner.

    Learn more
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