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

  • 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.

    Read their stories
  • Donation Station


    The clothes you never wear, the books you’ve already read ... make sure you bag them up and drop them off at our Donation Station on your Race Day.

    Your bags will go to a local Cancer Research UK shop for us to sell and turn into life-saving funds.

    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
  • Raise money


    Still trying to hit your fundraising target? We have a range of packs full of tips and ideas to help you achieve your goal.

    Get ideas
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