On the day information for your event

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Find out everything you need to know to make your event day run as smoothly as possible. 

Below are all the events we'll be attending to cheer you on at this year. Click on your event month to find your event information. 

January | February | March | April | May | June | July | August | September | October | November | December

January 

February

March

April

London Landmarks Half Marathon 2024

Sunday 7th April 2024

Cheer Point

Keep an eye out for Cancer Research UK on mile's 4.2 and 5.4 of the route. Our amazing volunteers and entertainment will make it a #Team CRUK day  to remember!

We’re always looking for event volunteers so why not see if your friends or family would like to sign up to volunteer at our cheer point.

Sign up now

Brighton Marathon 2024

Sunday 7 April 2024

Cheer Point

Keep an eye out for the Cancer Research UK cheer point on Madeira Drive (mile 17). Our amazing volunteers will be there to cheer you on!

We’re always looking for event volunteers so why not see if your friends or family would like to sign up to volunteer at our cheer point.

 

Post-race reception 

Join us for the Cancer Research UK post-race reception after you’ve finished your event.

You’ll find us at the Cancer Research UK Charity Marquee in the Event Village in Hove Lawns - look out for the CRUK branding and flags.

We'll be waiting to celebrate with you and the reception will have: 

  • Teas, coffees and snacks to help you recover
  • Free sports massages
  • Giveaways
  • Photo booth to commemorate your day
  • A memory wall
  • Information about the work of Cancer Research UK and other ways you can get involved

Reading Half Marathon 2024

Sunday 14 April 2024

Cheer point 

Keep an eye out for the Cancer Research UK cheer point on the course route. Our amazing volunteers will be there to cheer you on!

Post-race reception 

Join us for the Cancer Research UK post-race reception after you’ve finished your event.

You’ll find us at the Cancer Research UK Charity Marquee in the Event Village - look out for the CRUK branding and flags.

We'll be waiting to celebrate with you and the reception will have: 

  • Teas, coffees and snacks to help you recover
  • A photobooth to commemorate the day.
  • Information about the work of Cancer Research UK and other ways you can get involve

Volunteer

We’re always looking for event volunteers so why not see if your friends or family would like to sign up to volunteer at our cheer point or post race marquee. 

Sign up to volunteer

TCS London Marathon 2024

Sunday 21 April 2024

Expo

Please make sure you attend the TCS London Marathon Running Show at ExCeL London before the big day and don't forget to visit our stand!

You can attend between:

Wednesday 17 April 10:00 - 20:00

Thursday 18 April 10:00 - 20:00

Friday 19 April 10:00 - 20:00

Saturday 20 April 08:30 - 17:30

 

Cheer Points

Keep an eye out for the Cancer Research UK flags and branding along the course route. Our amazing volunteers will be there to cheer you on at various points!

The cheer points are located at:

Mile 11.5 (Jamaica Road)

Mile 15 (Westferry Road)

Mile 22 (The Highway)

Mile 24 (Victoria Embankment)

We’re always looking for event volunteers so why not see if your friends or family would like to sign up to volunteer at one of our cheer points.

 

Post-race reception 

Join us for the Cancer Research UK post-race reception after you’ve finished your marathon.

You’ll find us at the In & Out (Naval and Military Club), 4 St James's Square, London SW1Y 4JU, from 12.30 to 6.30pm*.

We'll be waiting to celebrate with you and the reception will have: 

  • A BBQ for all runners
  • A massage to help you recover
  • A photobooth to commemorate the day 
  • Medal engraving
  • Information about the work of Cancer Research UK and other ways you can get involved

*Last massages at 6pm

We’re always looking for event volunteers so why not see if your friends or family would like to sign up to volunteer at one of our cheer points.

Sign up now

 

Isle of Wight Challenge 2023

Saturday 29 April 2023

CRUK Stand

Keep an eye out for our Cancer Research UK stand at the start line in Chale. We will be there to give you all the kit you need before starting your incredible challenge. 

May

Great Birmingham Run 2024

Sunday 5th May 2024

Cheer Point

Keep an eye out for Cancer Research UK volunteers cheering you along on top of the iconic #TeamCRUK Cheer Bus of the Half Marathon route. You not will be able to miss us! 

Great Birmingham Run 10k 2024

Sunday 5th May 2024

Cheer Point

Keep an eye out for Cancer Research UK volunteers cheering you along on top of the iconic #TeamCRUK Cheer Bus of the Half Marathon route. You not will be able to miss us! 

Great Manchester Run 2024

Sunday 26 May 2024

Cheer Point

Keep an eye out for Cancer Research UK volunteers cheering you along on top of the iconic #TeamCRUK Cheer Bus . Also look out for our #TeamCRUK Cheer Bus 400m from the finish line. You not will be able to miss us! 

Great Manchester Run 10k 2024

Sunday 26 May 2024

Cheer Point

Keep an eye out for Cancer Research UK volunteers cheering you along on top of the iconic #TeamCRUK Cheer Bus . Also look out for our #TeamCRUK Cheer Bus 400m from the finish line. You not will be able to miss us! 

Hackney Half Marathon 2023

Sunday 21 May 2023

Cheer Point

Keep an eye out for Cancer Research UK at Mile 11 of the route. Our amazing volunteers will be there to cheer you on at our cheer point.

We’re always looking for event volunteers so why not see if your friends or family would like to sign up to volunteer at our cheer point.

London to Brighton Challenge 2024

Saturday 25th May 2024

Pre-Race Reception

Come say hello to our Cancer Research UK Pre - Race Reception. 

You'll find us at the Cancer Research UK Marquee situated at the event starting point in Richmond - Look out for the CRUK branding and flags. 

We will be there to wish you good luck and celebrate. We will have: 

  • Teas, coffees and snacks to fuel you for your challenge
  • Giveaways
  • T-shirts
  • Information about the work of Cancer Research UK and other ways you can get involved
 

Edinburgh Half Marathon 2024

Sunday 26 May 2024

Post-race reception 

Join us for the Cancer Research UK post-race reception after you’ve finished your event.

You’ll find us at the Cancer Research UK Charity Stand in the Event Village - look out for the CRUK branding.

We'll be waiting to celebrate with you and the reception will have: 

  • Teas, coffees and snacks to help you recover
  • Giveaways
  • Fun activities that you, your friends and family can all get involved in
  • Information about the work of Cancer Research UK and other ways you can get involved

Edinburgh Marathon 2024

Sunday 26 May 2024

Post-race reception 

Join us for the Cancer Research UK post-race reception after you’ve finished your event.

You’ll find us at the Cancer Research UK Charity Stand in the Event Village - look out for the CRUK branding.

We'll be waiting to celebrate with you and the reception will have: 

  • Teas, coffees and snacks to help you recover
  • Giveaways
  • Fun activities that you, your friends and family can all get involved in
  • Information about the work of Cancer Research UK and other ways you can get involved

June

July

Race to the Stones 2024

Saturday 13 - Sunday 14 July 2024

Cheer Point

Our amazing volunteers will be there to cheer you on at our cheer point! Also, keep an eye out for Cancer Research UK flags along the route.

We’re always looking for event volunteers so why not see if your friends or family would like to sign up to volunteer at our cheer point.

Sign up to volunteer

ASICS London 10k 2023

Sunday 9 July 2023

Cheer Point

Keep an eye out for Cancer Research UK between KM 7 and 8 of the route, on Victoria Embankment. Our amazing volunteers will be there to cheer you on at our cheer point.

We’re always looking for event volunteers so why not see if your friends or family would like to sign up to volunteer at our cheer point!

August

September

Great North Run 2023

Sunday 10 September 2023

Cheer Points

Keep an eye out for the Cancer Research UK cheer buses at miles 2 and 12.5. Our amazing volunteers will be there to cheer you on!

We’re always looking for event volunteers so why not see if your friends or family would like to sign up to volunteer at one of our cheer points.

 

Post-race reception 

Join us for the Cancer Research UK post-race reception after you’ve finished your event.

You’ll find us at the Cancer Research UK Charity Marquee in the Event Village - look out for the CRUK branding and flags.

We'll be waiting to celebrate with you and the reception will have: 

  • Teas, coffees and snacks to help you recover
  • A photobooth to commemorate the day 
  • Giveaways
  • Fun activities that you, your friends and family can all get involved in
  • Information about the work of Cancer Research UK and other ways you can get involved

Richmond RunFest Marathon 2023

Sunday 10 September 2023

On the day information will be shared closer to the event date.

Richmond RunFest Half Marathon 2023

Sunday 10 September 2023

On the day information will be shared closer to the event date.

London Landmarks Skyscraper Challenge 2023

Sunday 10 September 2023

Cheer Points

Keep an eye out for Cancer Research UK on the ground floor and at Landing 42, where you'll get a huge cheer from our wonderful volunteers at our tea party themed cheer point. 

We’re always looking for event volunteers so why not see if your friends or family would like to sign up to volunteer at our cheer point!

October

Cardiff Half Marathon 2024

Sunday 6 October 2024

Cheer Point

Keep an eye out for the Cancer Research UK cheer point on the course route just after mile 10. Our amazing volunteers will be there to cheer you on!

We’re always looking for event volunteers so why not see if your friends or family would like to sign up to volunteer at our cheer point.

 

Royal Parks Half Marathon 2023

Sunday 8 October 2023

Cheer point 

Keep an eye out for the Cancer Research UK cheer point on the course route. Our amazing volunteers will be there to cheer you on!

We’re always looking for event volunteers so why not see if your friends or family would like to sign up to volunteer at our cheer point.

 

Post-race reception 

Join us for the Cancer Research UK post-race reception after you’ve finished your event.

You’ll find us at the Cancer Research UK Charity Marquee in the Event Village - look out for the CRUK branding and flags.

We'll be waiting to celebrate with you and the reception will have: 

  • Teas, coffees and snacks to help you recover
  • Free massage
  • A photobooth to commemorate the day 
  • Giveaways
  • Information about the work of Cancer Research UK and other ways you can get involved

Manchester Half Marathon 2024

Sunday 15 October 2023

Cheer Points

Keep an eye out for the Cancer Research UK at miles 6.5 and 9. Our amazing volunteers will be there to cheer you on!

We’re always looking for event volunteers so why not see if your friends or family would like to sign up to volunteer at one of our cheer points.
 

Post-race reception 

Join us for the Cancer Research UK post-race reception after you’ve finished your event.

You’ll find us at the Cancer Research UK Charity Marquee in the Event Village - look out for the CRUK branding and flags.

We'll be waiting to celebrate with you and the reception will have: 

  • Teas, coffees and snacks to help you recover
  • A photobooth to commemorate the day
  • Free Massage

Great South Run 2023

Sunday 15 October 2023

Cheer point 

Keep an eye out for the Cancer Research UK cheer bus on the course route. Our amazing volunteers will be there to cheer you on!

We’re always looking for event volunteers so why not see if your friends or family would like to sign up to volunteer at our cheer point.

 

Post-race reception 

Join us for the Cancer Research UK post-race reception after you’ve finished your event.

You’ll find us at the Cancer Research UK Charity Marquee in the Event Village - look out for the CRUK branding and flags.

We'll be waiting to celebrate with you and the reception will have: 

  • Teas, coffees and snacks to help you recover
  • A photobooth to commemorate the day 
  • Giveaways

Oxford Half Marathon 2023

Sunday 15 October 2023

Cheer Point

Keep an eye out for the Cancer Research UK just after mile 11. Our amazing volunteers will be there to cheer you on!

We’re always looking for event volunteers so why not see if your friends or family would like to sign up to volunteer at our cheer point.

November

December