eventsWhether you’re into adrenaline sports, travelling, running or simply socialising with your friends and family, Cancer Focus NI has the perfect fundraising event for you.


We’ve something to suit everyone, young and old, from challenge and overseas  events, to sponsored walks and bun sales.  Get involved in any of our events and you’re guaranteed to be a part of something special.


Find out which of our upcoming fundraising events are happening in your area:



The 10,000m Challenge

06/12/2017 - 31/12/2018 All Day

Raise money for Cancer Focus Northern Ireland by taking part in High Point Ireland’s 10,000m Challenge 2018. The aim of this unique all-Ireland adventure challenge is for each participating walker /... Read more


Abbott World Marathon Majors

01/01/2018 - 01/01/2019 All Day

Cancer Focus Northern Ireland is delighted to offer guaranteed entries for all the Abbott World Marathon Majors. The World Marathon Majors is a series consisting of six of the largest and... Read more


Open Challenge

01/01/2018 - 01/01/2020 All Day

Open Challenge for Cancer Focus NI You can take on a challenge anywhere in the world and raise funds for Cancer Focus NI. If there is somewhere you have always wanted to trek,... Read more


Skydive for Cancer Focus NI - Anytime

01/01/2018 - 31/12/2018 All Day at Wild Geese Skydive Centre, Movenis Airfield, Carrowreagh Road, Garvagh, Coleraine BT51 5LQ

Take on the challenge of a lifetime and skydive in aid of Cancer Focus NI! You can pick your own date and you can jump on your own or as... Read more


Slieve Donard Moonlit Walk- May 2018

25/05/2018 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm at Slieve Donard, Slieve Donard Mountain, Newcastle,

Friday 25th May 2018 Registration: £25 Suggested sponsorship: £80 Challenge yourself to make it to the highest peak in Northern Ireland – in the dark! Starting at 7.30pm, we will... Read more


Enniskillen Annual Coffee Morning

02/06/2018 10:00 am - 12:00 pm at Cathedral Hall, Halls Lane , Enniskillen, Fermanagh BT74 7DR

This year's annual Enniskillen Coffee Morning will be held at Cathedral Hall on Saturday 2nd June 2018 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and will offer tea, coffee, buns and cakes. The... Read more


Memory Walk for the Family Support Service

02/06/2018 11:00 am - 1:00 pm at Crawfordsburn Beach, Bridge Road South, Helen's Bay, BT19 1JT

Saturday 2nd June Join Cancer Focus NI on Saturday 2nd June at Crawfordsburn Country Park for a family- friendly walk to remember loved ones lost to cancer. The short walk... Read more


Annual Castlewellan Forest Walk

05/06/2018 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm at Castlewellan Forest Park, Forest Park View , Castlewellan, BT31 9BU

Join the Rathfriland Cancer Focus Fundraising Group by enjoying a walk around the beautiful Castlewellan Forest Park. You'll be in for a treat of greenery, flowers and nature with views of the outstanding castle.... Read more


Fun Run Of the Glens (FROG) 2018

09/06/2018 7:30 am - 4:00 pm at Glenravel Sport & Community Complex, 141 Glenravel Rd, Ballymena , ANTRIM BT43 6RA

Fun Run Of the Glens- FROG Cycle and FROG Legs Glenravel Community Complex, Ballymena Saturday 9th June 2018 Join hundreds of cyclists and runners taking on the Glens in this... Read more

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Mourne Seven Summits

23/06/2018 All Day at Mourne Mountains, 10-14 Central Promenade, Newcastle, Down BT33 0AA

Saturday 23rd June 2018 Registration: £35 Suggested minimum sponsorship: £500 This June take on the challenge of the Cancer Focus Mourne Seven Summits to raise some much needed funds to... Read more


5 Peaks Challenge

08/09/2018 - 09/09/2018 All Day

5 Peaks 1 Epic Weekend! Grab your friends and team up to compete against others in a non-stop weekend of planning, road navigation and hiking the 5 highest peaks in... Read more

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Great North Run 2018

08/09/2018 - 10/09/2018 All Day at Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle, Newcastle,

The Great North Run 2018 8th-10th September 2018 Join over 50,000 runners in Newcastle Upon Tyne and participate in the world’s most popular half marathon - The Great North Run!... Read more

Suzie Colledge and Natalie Watson from Cancer Focus NI are calling for runners to go Stateside for the race of a lifetime - the New York marathon this November. The proceeds will help fund Cancer Focus NI support services for local cancer patients and their families at a difficult time in their lives. For more details call Emma on 028 9068 0771 or email

New York Marathon 2018

04/11/2018 All Day at New York, Staten Island, New York City,

Why not take on the challenge of a lifetime for Cancer Focus Northern Ireland by running the New York Marathon in November 2018! The New York City Marathon is one... Read more


Cave Hill Moonlit Walk

16/11/2018 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm at Cave Hill Country Park, Cave Hill Country Park , Belfast,

Friday 16th November 2018 Challenge yourself to make it to the top of Cave Hill – in the dark! Registration: £25 Suggested sponsorship: £80 Come along and take part in... Read more

Hikers under the northern lights in Iceland.

The Arctic Trek

31/03/2019 - 07/04/2019 All Day

Sunday 31st March - Sunday 7th April 2019 Imagine eight days in the middle of Sweden, set in stunning and pristine wilderness, miles from anywhere. This unique Arctic Trek experience is... Read more


Nothing catching your fancy? Well why not organise your own fundraising event or join your local Cancer Focus NI fundraising group? Get some fundraising ideas and advice here on how to make your event a great success.


We have a dedicated fundraising team who will work along with you and support you in your fundraising. To contact the team email or call 028 9066 3281.

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