Events and challenges

Join Team Yorkshire Cancer Research

Your energy and support powers our fundraising, as together we save lives in Yorkshire. Whether it's through a personal connection to cancer or giving something back to your local community, it would mean so much to see you in the Yorkshire Cancer Research colours. See what's coming up below - we'll be cheering you on all the way.

Selby Three Swans Sportive

4 September 2022


This recreational ride starts from Selby in North Yorkshire and heads out into the glorious surrounding country roads.

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Great North Run (sold out)

11 September 2022

The Great North Run is an iconic half marathon with over 55,000 runners starting in Newcastle City Centre and finishing 13.1 miles later.

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Yorkshire Marathon

16 October 2022

The Yorkshire Marathon is one of Britain’s most popular marathons boasting a picturesque course through historic York and the surrounding countryside.

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Sheffield Half Marathon

26 March 2023


The beautifully scenic route attracts runners of all ages and abilities to the streets of the 'Steel City', taking in gorgeous views of the Peak District.


Leeds Half Marathon

14 May 2023


The Leeds Half Marathon is one of Yorkshire’s biggest events of its kind, often attracting more than 7,500 runners.

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Hull Half Marathon



This great route starts on the iconic Humber Bridge and takes on all the best sights Hull has to offer, before finishing in the heart of the city.

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