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Edinburgh Marathon 2018

Date: 27th May 2018
Entry fee: £25
Fundraising Target: £500

The Edinburgh Marathon Festival is Scotland’s largest running festival of its kind with over 30,000 runners expected to take part in 2018.

With its fast and flat route, EMF is officially the 'fastest marathon in the UK.' This creates the perfect setting for achieving a personal best for all runners!

With the striking backdrop of Edinburgh castle and the picturesque route along the East Lothian coast line, this is a marathon that you’ll want to tick off your bucket list.

If you already have your own place in the event and would like to support our charity, we would love to hear from you.

Why join us?

  • You will receive a welcome pack, full of tips and fundraising advice
  • Access to our online training zone
  • Unlimited support from a dedicated Events team member
  • An online network of fellow runners to provide support and advice
  • A free charity running vest or technical t-shirt

If you have any questions or would like further information please feel free to contact Matthew Ingledow on +44 (0) 300 777 7910 or email MatthewI@worldwidecancerresearch.org

Bournemouth Marathon 2018

Date: Sunday 7th October 2018
Location: Bournemouth
Entry Fee: £25
Fundraising Target: £500

Join us for the Bournemouth Marathon Festival.

Stunning sea views, breathtaking costal routes and the very best of Bournemouth and Poole is on show as the South Coast is home to an international marathon festival.  This is the perfect natural environment for “running as it should be”. The course is fast and picturesque, making it a must-do for anyone looking to set a PB. With 8 races to choose from there is something for all abilities, join us now and be a part of it!

If you already have your own place in the race and would like to support our charity, we would love to hear from you.

Why join us? 

  • You will receive a welcome pack, full of tips and fundraising advice
  • Access to our online training zone
  • Unlimited support from a dedicated Events team member
  • An online network of fellow runners to provide support and advice
  • A free charity running vest or technical t-shirt

If you have any questions or would like further information please feel free to contact Matthew Ingledow on +44 (0)300 777 7910 or MatthewI@worldwidecancerresearch.org

Brighton Marathon

Registration fee: £15
Minimum Fundraising Target: £500

Join us for one of the UK’s favourite 26.2 milers on the south coast.

With a stunning backdrop of the sea in one of the country’s most vibrant cities, it’s easy to see why the Brighton Marathon gets bigger and better every year. Renowned for its buzzing atmosphere and roaring support, the course winds through the city streets, finishing up on the spectacular Brighton seafront.

Be part of an exciting weekend of fun and running which last year attracted more than 16,000 from all over the UK!

If you already have your own place in the race and would like to support our charity, we would love to hear from you.

Why Join us?

  • You will receive a welcome pack, full of tips and fundraising advice
  • Access to professional training plans
  • Unlimited support from a dedicated Events team
  • An online network of fellow runners to provide support and advice
  • A running vest and official charity t-shirt

If you would like to learn more, please contact Matthew Ingledow on +44 (0)300 777 7910, or email MatthewI@worldwidecancerresearch.org.

Virgin Money London Marathon

The London Marathon is undoubtedly the UK’s most popular marathon, and this world famous event won’t disappoint. Join over 37,000 others for the run of a life time, with millions around the world cheering you on!

If you have your own London Marathon 2018 place and are interested in running for Worldwide Cancer Research, we would love to hear from you! Applications for our charity places event are now closed, but to be added to our waiting list, email events@worldwidecancerresearch.org. We ask our team members to pay £100 to enter the race, and pledge to raise £2200, to support us in our global fight against cancer.

Why join us?

  • You will receive a welcome pack, full of tips and fundraising advice
  • Access to professional training plans
  • Unlimited support from a dedicated Events team member
  • An online network of fellow runners to provide support and advice
  • A running vest or technical t-shirt
  • Fundraising materials
  • A team of volunteers and Worldwide Cancer Research staff will cheer you on to the finish line

If you would like to learn more, please contact the Events Team on +44 (0)300 777 7910, or email events@worldwidecancerresearch.org