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A cyclist who lost her mum to cancer is encouraging women to sign up to take part in the Selby Three Swans Sportive. Trina Elkington, from Colton, near Leeds, is hoping to complete the event’s 100 mile route next month to raise money for Yorkshire Cancer Research. The 47-year-old is a ‘Breeze Champion’, working with British Cycling to encourage more women to take up the sport by organising […]
Find out more about joining Team Yorkshire and helping the people of Yorkshire avoid, survive and cope with cancer. From holding a Yorkshire Teaparty to running a marathon or organising a dress down day at work, there are endless ways to be part of the team. Join Team Yorkshire and be part of something special. We’ll be here to support you every step of the way.
Our vision is that every single person in every community in and around Yorkshire has the very best chance of living a long and healthy life with, without and beyond cancer. By 2025 we want to ensure that at least 2,000 more people in the region survive cancer every year. Find out how we are doing this and how you can help.
Through the two-year partnership, which covers the 2015 and 2016 seasons respectively, YCCC along with its players, staff and supporters will be encouraged to get behind Yorkshire Cancer Research and play their part in supporting and promoting a range of exciting activities aimed at reducing the impact of cancer in Yorkshire, especially in young people.