Events

events

Whether you want to take part in an event, organise your own fundraiser, make a donation or volunteer your time, there are lots of ways that you can get involved and help fundraise for Cancer Focus NI.

 

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.

*****Coronavirus (COVID-19) & our events*****

Due to the impact of COVID-19 and in the interest of public safety, the decision has been made to postpone our upcoming events.  We are working to reschedule them for later in the year.  You’ll find more information, when we have it, on the individual event pages. We appreciate your understanding and patience at this uncertain time.

Spring Raffle 2020 – Travel into 2021

Join our Spring raffle and have a chance to win a 3 night stay in Paris

John Cooney Jersey Raffle

Buy a £1 raffle ticket to win an Ireland rugby jersey signed by John Cooney to support Cancer Focus NI

Spin on the Hill – 30 May 2020

Go head to head with local businesses in our brand new corporate cycling challenge!

Fun Run of the Glens (FROG) 2020 – 6th June

Run or cycle around the Glens of Antrim - join the Fun Run of the Glens FROG 2020

Great North Run – 13 September 2020

Join over 57,000 runners in Newcastle Upon Tyne and participate in the world’s most popular half marathon – The Great North Run!

Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon – 20th Sept 2020

We are delighted to announce that we are the offical charity partner of the Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2020!

The Kerala Cycle – 25 September 2020

Unite and bike against Cancer - discover Kerala on bike, South India’s most serene and beautiful state.

Causeway Coast Marathon Walk – 26 September 2020

Join us for the ultimate adventure at the Causeway Coast Marathon Walk!

Cuilcagh Sunrise Walk – 29 March 2020

Join in our Cuilcagh Sunrise Walk and make it to the summit of Cuilcagh Mountain to witness the spectacular sunrise in Co. Fermanagh

Slieve Donard Moonlit Walk- 2nd October 2020 (previously 22nd May 2020)

Enjoy the magnificent Mournes at night on our Slieve Donard Moonlit Walk

Europa Abseil – 11th October 2020 (previously 31st May)

Take 2020 to new heights (51m to be exact) and sign up to our Europa Abseil!

Strictly in the City – 30th October (previously Friday 26th June)

Have you always wanted to learn how to salsa? Imagined yourself performing a terrific tango? Whatever your dream dance may be, sign up by yourself or with a friend and help raise money for Cancer Focus Northern Ireland, supporting cancer patients and their families across Northern Ireland.

Cave Hill Moonlit Walk- 13th November 2020

Challenge yourself to make it to the top of Cave Hill – in the dark!

Tollymore Forest Marathon Walk – 14 November 2020

Sign-up for the perfect end of year walking challenge at the Tollymore Forest Marathon Walk!

Abbott World Marathon Majors – 2020

This is your chance to take part in the Abbott World Marathon Majors.

Charity Open Challenge – anytime

Ready for a new adventure? With Cancer Focus Northern Ireland open challenges you can fulfil your ambition while raising vital funds.

Skydive for Cancer Focus NI – Anytime

Take on the challenge of a lifetime and skydive in aid of Cancer Focus NI!

Dare to Dip – New Year’s Day 2021

Shake off the excess of Christmas and Dare to Dip at Crawfordsburn Beach on New Year's Day

Cave Hill Moonlit Walk- 29th January 2021

Challenge yourself to make it to the top of Cave Hill – in the dark!

Tokyo Marathon – 7 March 2021

Join 37,500 runners as you wind through the central districts of Tokyo and enjoy many of the city’s major sites.

Arctic Trek – March 2021

This once in a lifetime challenge combines your ability to adapt to and live in the heart of this environment, satisfy your survival instinct, as well as experience tranquillity and relaxation under the stars of the Arctic

Boston Marathon – 19 April 2021

Take part in one of the world’s greatest sporting events and the oldest marathons in the world!

London Marathon – 25 April 2021

Join our Cancer Focus NI team to take on one of the most popular, competitive and over-subscribed races in the world.

Mourne Seven Summits – 19 June 2021 (previously 20 June 2020)

Sign up to the Mourne Seven Summits to climb all seven peaks in the Mourne Mountains

Mourne Seven Summits – 20 June 2021 (previously 21 June 2020)

Sign up to the Mourne Seven Summits to climb all seven peaks in the Mourne Mountains

Chicago Marathon – 10 October 2021

Join 45,000 runners as you line up to take part on the course in one of America’s greatest cities.

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 fundraising@cancerfocusni.org or call 028 9066 3281.