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Upcoming Charity Challenge Events

22 December 2020
Asha and Charlotte Royal Parks cropped

Make a resolution that you'll keep this year. Whether that's to get active, see more of the world, or to try something new - we have the event for you. By joining Team Ovarian Cancer Action in 202I, you will be doing something amazing. 

Will you take action for women with ovarian cancer? Here are some events you may be interested in:

  • Coming soon....Walk in Her Name

    Walk, run, dance or jump 295,000 steps and together, we can fund life-saving research that will help these women, and the next generation, survive. 

    More info coming soon.

    Walk In Her Name
  • Great North Run

    Join over 57,000 runners in the world's biggest half marathon on the 13th September. This year, the Great North Run celebrates it's 40th birthday and is sure to be a highlight of every runners calendar.

    Find out more.

    Simplyhealth Great North Run
  • London Marathon

    Join us for the Virgin Money London Marathon 2021 on 3rd Oct! The world famous 26.2 mile course starts in Greenwich and takes in some of London’s most iconic sites including Tower Bridge, Canary Wharf, London Eye and Big Ben. Apply for a charity place with Ovarian Cancer Action. 

    Find out more.

    London Marathon 2018
  • Royal Parks Half Marathon

    Take part in this picturesque run through the capital. Passing many of London's famous sites, you will enjoy 13.1 miles on closed roads through 4 Royal Parks. With a focus on being sustainable, this race is one you can be proud to take part in. The Royal Parks Half Marathon takes place on the 12th Sep 2021.

    Find out more.

    Jess and Daisy Royal Parks Half
  • Women V Cancer London to Amsterdam Cycle

    The epic route takes us through the English countryside and along the Northern coast of France, across Belgium’s West Flanders and finally into the Netherlands, to our finish line in Amsterdam! The event takes place on the 6th June 2021.

    Find out more.

  • Women V Cancer London to Brighton Cycle

    Join Women V Cancer for our spectacular 10-year anniversary ride from London to Brighton - and for one event only, men are welcome too! On Sunday 4th July 2021 hundreds of people from all cycles of life will come together and pedal a whopping 100km.

    Find out more.

  • Skydiving

    Fancy something a bit different? If you're brave enough, why not challenge yourself to take part in a tandem skydive? With plenty of locations to choose from across the UK, they will be one near you. You can do this any time and on your own terms!

    Find out more.


If you are still looking for inspiration, please contact the fundraising team via fundraising@ovarian.org.uk or call 020 7380 1730