If you are entering or organising a race or other charity event then make it count: contact the Cancer Research race for life telephone team and set up a sponsorship page. The phone number is: 0300 123 0770.
Race For Life is one of Cancer Research UK’s best-known fundraising campaigns, focussed on raising money for women suffering from cancer.
Various sufferers of bodily cancers together with their families and supporters run, jog and walk a variety of 5 kilometre races. Although the gender-specific focus has attracted complaint from male cancer sufferers, the event continues to be a big success, raising substantial sums for the fight against cancer-related illness every year.
Having run for more than 20 years, Race For Life has become one of the most popular and enduring charity fundraisers, attracting various actresses and TV personalities over the years.