Charity sectionFind the cause close to your hearts in our charity listings
www.actionduchenne.orgThe Action Duchenne Love Run is a charity race consisting of a chip timed 10K race and a 5K Fun Run. Action Duchenne will use all money raised from this event to increase awareness and fund research for a cure of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. For more info, contact Iain Clare on 0208 556 9955.
www.arthritisresearchuk.orgArthritis Research UK is the only charity dedicated to researching arthritis in all its forms. Challenge yourself at one of their running events in 2012 and help to fund their pioneering research to improve the lives of the 1 in 6 people living with the condition.
www.breastcancercampaign.orgEvery year 48,000 people are diagnosed with breast cancer. Join their running team and BE PART OF THE CURE! Join them at the Brighton Marathon, London Marathon, Bath Half Marathon, Silverstone Half Marathon and more! Email firstname.lastname@example.org
www.cancerresearchuk.org/sportchallengesThere are over 200 different types of cancer and Cancer Research UK is the only UK charity with the expertise and knowledge to tackle them all. When you participate in a sports challenge, you become part of a team dedicated to detecting and beating cancer. Contact email@example.com or call 0871 641 2403
www.raceforlife.orgJoin the biggest fight against cancer this summer by taking part in Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life 2012. Walk, jog or run your way to help raise money for Cancer Research UK’s life saving work into over 200 types of cancer for men and women. To sign up for an event near you visit raceforlife.org
www.deafnessresearch.org.ukDon’t run from Deafness. They have places available in the 2012 Brighton Marathon. Join Team Deafness Research UK today and help us fund vital research to find a cure for the 9 million people in the UK who are deaf or hard of hearing. Call Danny on 020 7164 2292 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
www.beatingbloodcancers.org.ukLeukaemia & Lymphoma Research is the only UK charity solely dedicated to research into blood cancers, including leukaemia, lymphoma and myeloma. Their life-saving research is focused on finding causes, improving diagnosis and treatments and running ground-breaking clinical trials for all blood cancer patients.
www.nspcc.org.uk/runningThe NSPCC is inspired by a belief that they can make a difference for all children. Make your spring event worthwhile by helping vulnerable children. To join their running team call 020 7825 2621 or email email@example.com
www.whizz-kidz.org.ukJoin Team Whizz-Kidz and run for disabled children. Run the 2012 Brighton Marathon and they will support you with a team coach, training days, running vest, fundraising ideas, cheering points and a post race massage! Call 0207 233 9696 or email firstname.lastname@example.org