30 days, 0 units. Well done and THANK YOU to our formidable force of Dryathletes who showed cancer who’s boss this September. You have proven your iron will and commitment to help beating cancer sooner and we salute you.


Register your interest and we will let you know when you can sign up to Dryathlon January 2016.

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26,000 of you legends came together this September to join the fight to raise money to help bring forward the day when all cancers are cured. That means less people in the future suffering or seeing loved ones suffer from this terrible disease. So please harness your fundraising prowess and ask your mates to donate!


Download your official Dryathlon Finishers Badge. Share it, wear it, post it, tweet it - show off your achievement and get those donations rolling in. 

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Fundraising, made easy

Flex your fundraising muscles with our tools and ideas guaranteed to help you smash your target.

Help with sponsorship

Use our handy tool to email your friends and ask them to sponsor you for your brave and valiant pledge to go dry this January, to raise vital funds for cancer research.

The benefits of becoming a dryathlete

Taking a month off booze can have many potential benefits. As well as raising funds that will help beat cancer sooner, just imagine what you could achieve in 31 glorious hangover-free days this coming January.

Alcohol Calculator

Tell us how much you drink in a week by sliding the sliders below and we'll calculate how much you'll save by going dry for the month of January.

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What you’ll save in a full month by doing Dryathlon®:





£50 can buy enough glass slides for a scientist to examine 1,470 tumour samples through a microscope. Studying tumour samples in detail helps reveal new causes of cancer or new ways to treat it.

Sign up today and help bring forward the day when all cancers are cured

£100 can train a Cancer Research UK nurse to provide the best support to people with concerns about cancer in their time of need.

Sign up now and we will beat cancer sooner.

Just over £150 pays for a man to take part in a year of a study to help tackle the long term side effects of chemotherapy treatment for testicular cancer. In the future this could improve the quality of life for men who have had the disease.

Sign up now and help continue to carry out some of the most advanced research in the world.

willpower test

Will you find going sober terribly testing or trouble free? Take the Willpower test to find out

Why Matt took on Dryathlon

Matt was forced to put his life on hold after being diagnosed with testicular cancer. He took on Dryathlon in January and raised an incredible amount for our life-saving research. 

Join us on Facebook and Twitter. We’ll be with you every step of the way from your driest hour to your lap of honour on 1st February.

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Help motivate fellow Dryathletes™ in years to come by sharing your experiences and reasons for taking part.

Need a night off?

Got a big event in January but still want to take part? Fear not. If you slip off the wagon just pay The Tipple Tax. Simply acknowledge your slight mishap and donate £20 to your JustGiving page.

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