Walks and Runs

walks-runsWherever you walk or run, why not do it for Cancer Focus NI? Join us for one of our events below or organise your own. There’s no better way to raise money, exercise and socialise.

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

Move It May

01/05/2019 - 31/05/2019 All Day

It’s time to Move It May! During the month of May we are asking people to complete 50km for our 50th birthday. Whether you want to walk, run, row, hike, cycle or swim,... 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

Antiques and Collectables Fair

27/05/2019 11:00 am - 4:00 pm at Cloghmills Memorial Hall, Main Street, Cloghmills, BT44 9LG

Why not come along with family and friends to check out a variety of antiques, jewellery, fine porcelain, collectables, clocks, lamps and much more on Monday 27th May between 11am... Read more

Slieve Donard Moonlit Walk

31/05/2019 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm at Slieve Donard, Slieve Donard Mountain, Newcastle,

Friday 31st 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

Fisher Cycle Challenge

01/06/2019 8:00 am - 3:00 pm at Severfield NI, Main Street , Ballinamallard, BT94 2FY

Get on your bike, get fit and help raise some much needed funds for charity. Join us for a fun, challenging day cycling around Fermanagh and Tyrone on Saturday 1st June... Read more

My Way 5K

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

It's time to do it your way! Whether you’re a runner or an occasional stroller, Translink is challenging you to don your trainers and complete 5K in the unique setting... 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

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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

Mourne Seven Summits - Saturday 20th June

20/06/2020 7:00 am - 7:00 pm at Slieve Donard, Slieve Donard Mountain, Newcastle,

Saturday 20th 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

Mourne Seven Summits - Sunday 21st June

21/06/2020 7:00 am - 7:00 pm at Slieve Donard, Slieve Donard Mountain, Newcastle,

Sunday 21st June 2020 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

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

If you would like to find out more about any of the listed events contact the fundraising team by emailing fundraising@cancerfocusni.org or call 028 9066 3281.