Events

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:

 

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

Abbott World Marathon Majors

01/01/2019 - 01/01/2020 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

Skydive for Cancer Focus NI - Anytime

01/01/2019 - 01/01/2020 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

26/04/2019 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm at Slieve Donard, Slieve Donard Mountain, Newcastle,

Friday 26th April 2019 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

London Marathon 2019

28/04/2019 All Day

Take on the challenge of a lifetime for Cancer Focus Northern Ireland by running the London Marathon 2019! The marathon will take place on Sunday 28th April 2019 from Blackheath and runs... Read more

Newtownstewart Bluebell Walk

28/04/2019 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm at Baronscourt Castle, 55 Baronscourt Rd, Newtownstewart, Tyrone BT78 4EZ

Why not come along to the annual Bluebell Walk at the beautiful Baronscourt Estate on Sunday 28th April? There will be two walks available on the day each of which... Read more

Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon

05/05/2019 All Day at Stormont Estate, Belfast, Stormont Estate, Belfast, BT4 3SH

Make the decision to #runforyourlife and together we will help even more people survive cancer. Read more

Annual Comber Coffee Party

09/05/2019 10:00 am - 4:00 pm at Home of Mr & Mrs Tony Reid, 88 Ballyrainey Road , Comber , BT23 5JU

The annual Comber Coffee Party is back for another year and not to be missed! Why not get your family and friends together and come along to the home of... Read more

The Beauty Collective

12/05/2019 12:00 am - 5:00 pm at Galgorm Resort and Spa, 136 Fenaghy Road, Ballymena , Antrim BT42 1EA

Join us for a day of beauty, both inside and out. Held in the stunning Galgorm Resort and Spa Ballymena, Co. Antrim. Hosted by radio personality and fashion stylist, Rebecca... Read more

Slieve Donard Moonlit Walk

24/05/2019 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm at Slieve Donard, Slieve Donard Mountain, Newcastle,

Friday 24th May 2019 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

Europa Abseil

26/05/2019 All Day at Europa Hotel, Great Victoria Street, Belfast, BT2 7AP

Sunday 26th May  Cancer Focus NI are looking for brave individuals to take the plunge and abseil down the iconic Europa Hotel to help raise vital funds for local people... Read more

Get on track with 50 laps

03/06/2019 7:00 am - 7:00 pm at Belfast City Hall, Donegall Square, Belfast, BT1 5GS

Sign up to our active travel event, Get on track with 50 laps in partnership with Translink. Walk or run 50 laps of Belfast City Hall to help us mark Bus... Read more

Fun Run Of the Glens (FROG) 2019

15/06/2019 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 15th June 2019 Join hundreds of cyclists and runners taking on the Glens in this... Read more

Mourne Seven Summits

22/06/2019 All Day at Newcastle, Northern Ireland, 10-14 Central Promenade, Newcastle, Down BT33 0AA

Saturday 22nd June 2019 Registration: £35 Suggested sponsorship target: £500 This June take on the challenge of the Cancer Focus Mourne Seven Summits to raise money for local cancer research we’re funding... Read more

great north run

Great North Run 2019

07/09/2019 - 09/09/2019 All Day at Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle, Newcastle,

The Great North Run 2019 7th-9th September 2019 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

Causeway Coast Marathon Walk

28/09/2019 All Day

We are delighted to annouce a brand new challenge walk for Cancer Focus NI-  the Causeway Coast Marathon Walk! The Marathon Walk will take place on Saturday 28th September 2019.... Read more

New York Marathon 2019

03/11/2019 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 2019! The New York City Marathon is one... Read more

The Cuba Trek

06/03/2020 - 15/03/2020 All Day

Friday 6th March - Sunday 15th March Cuba is the Caribbean's largest island, only 90 miles from Florida and yet politically and economically it couldn’t be further from the USA. This incredible... Read more

Unite and Bike Against Cancer - The Kerala Cycle

25/09/2020 - 04/10/2020 All Day

On this fantastic cycling challenge, we discover Kerala – South India’s most serene and beautiful state. We start our challenge in Thattekad, before journeying through dense forests, tea plantations and ascend... 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 fundraising@cancerfocusni.org or call 028 9066 3281.