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

  • 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
  • Race for Life Marathon


    Were you watching the Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday and wondering if you too could take part in one? If so, then the Race for Life Marathon or Half Marathon could be the event for you.

    Offering support throughout, from training to the day itself, it will be the first ever women-only marathon. Go on, unleash the marathon in you!

    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
  • Volunteers, we need you


    From setting up the events to handing out medals our events couldn’t happen without our fantastic volunteers.

    Sign up today
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