Events

Running

From 5k fun runs to full blown marathons, we have something for everyone whether you are dusting off your trainers for the first time or a seasoned runner. Every stride you take will help us support the 50,000 men diagnosed with male cancer each year.

If you’re taking part in a run not listed on our website we would still love to welcome you to our running team. If yours is an organised event then you just need to register with the organisers, then simply get in touch with the Events Team on 020 3745 7317 or email events@orchid-cancer.org.uk and let us know what and when your event is so that we can fully support you.

  • Great North Run 2019

    08 Sep 2019 9:00 am – 08 Sep 2019 2:00 pm

    Please note that applications for this event have now closed. If you have your own place in the Great North Run and would like to support Orchid, we would love to welcome you to our team. With your own place there is no set fundraising target, we just ask that you raise what you can to […]

  • Great Willy Waddle 2019

    17 Sep 2019 6:30 pm – 17 Sep 2019 8:00 pm

    Join the fight against male cancer! Don your inflatable penis costume (suit provided for you to keep!) and waddle, jog or walk our iconic 2k route around the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London, to raise vital funds in the fight against male cancer. Although this has been created as a fun event, we aim […]

  • London Landmarks Half Marathon 2020

    29 Mar 2020 9:30 am – 29 Mar 2020 1:00 pm

    Showcasing the grand, the quirky, and the hidden, this is London’s only closed road half marathon through Westminster and the City! Taking place on Sunday 29th March 2020, the event is not your average half marathon! It will celebrate the capital’s wonderful culture and heritage with runners and spectators discovering some of London’s best kept secrets as […]

  • Royal Parks Half Marathon 2019

    13 Oct 2019 9:00 am – 13 Oct 2019 12:00 pm

    Take on this autumnal half marathon through London's historic Royal Parks and help us fight male cancer