World Cancer Day - 1 Mile, 2K, 5K, 10K, Half Marathon and Full Marathon
World Cancer Day Challenge
World Cancer Day takes place on 4th February.
On 4 February we celebrate World Cancer Day 2021 – a day that unites people, communities and entire countries to raise awareness and take action.
This challenge is to raise awareness and also funds for Cancer Research UK. £5 from each entry will be donated.
Choose between 1 Mile, 2K, 5K, 10K, Half Marathon and Full Marathon.
What is a virtual challenge? A virtual challenge can done from any location you choose. You can run, jog, walk, cycle, swim, use a wheelchair - whatever you choose and however you choose to complete a distance. There is no restriction on discipline. We aim to be as inclusive as impossible.
Submitting and Claiming your Medal
There is no deadline to complete and submit your results. We will send out the medal and certificate immediately, so please be careful not to open it before your challenge is complete. Don't worry - there will be a warning on the envelope.
You can submit your result once completed by clicking below if you wish to enter the annual hall of fame (the fastest 3 individuals across all distances during the year). Proof such as an app screenshot can be uploaded here. Proof of completion and time is needed to qualify for the top three places.
Every challenge has limited places, so once we sell out, entry to the challenge will end. Sometimes this can be very quick, sometimes it can take several Months.
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