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

  • Sign up your school


    Join us by holding your school’s very own free Race for Life event in aid of Cancer Research UK.

    For boys and girls, primary and secondary schools, simply choose a day that fits with your term calendar and a distance to suit the age of your pupils.

    More about Race for Life Schools
  • Get entry to 2016 now!


    Right now, signing up to a 2016 Race for Life event costs just £10.

    If your event isn't listed yet, then all you need to do is buy an Early Bird Voucher now and use it when entries open.

    The voucher can be used on any 5k, 10k or Pretty Muddy event.

    Search for your event
  • Marathon Tracker


    On 4 October we have our first Race for Life Marathon. Use our Live Tracker to locate your runner on the Marathon course and see how well she's doing. 

    View tracker
  • How your money helps


    Your entry fee covers the cost of putting on your Race for Life event. This means every single penny you raise after this goes directly towards Cancer Research UK's work to help beat cancer sooner.

    Learn more
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