Run For All

Join Team Lymphoma and take part in one of our Run For All challenges! 

Kings Lynn - Gear 10K

This new addition to Run For All’s calendar in 2017 has a truly scenic route, taking in the pretty town centre, the River Ouse pathway, The Walks as well as a number of iconic, historical buildings such as the Red Mount, the Custom House and Greyfriars Tower.

Event date: 6th May 2018
Distance: 10K
Location: East Anglia
Sponsorship target: £275

I’d Like to take part

For more information about this challenge vist the Run For All website. 

Leeds Half Marathon

The Leeds Half Marathon – which this year celebrates its 33rd outing - is firmly established as one of the highlights on Leeds’ sporting calendar thanks to its challenging course, enthusiastic crowds and fantastic atmosphere.

Event date: 13th May 2018
Distance: Half Marathon
Location: Leeds
Sponsorship target: £350

I’d Like to take part

For more information about this challenge vist the Run For All website. 

Leeds 10K 

The Asda Foundation Leeds 10K course has something to offer, regardless of age or ability. Seasoned runners can take advantage of the super-flat and fast route to compete for their personal best, whilst new runners can embrace the incredible atmosphere to achieve their own goal. With a truly electric city center start and finish, and great support around the route, there are few events to rival the Leeds 10K.

Event date: 8 July 2018
Distance: 10K
Location: Leeds
Registration fee: N/A
Sponsorship target: £275

I’d Like to take part

For more information about this challenge vist the Run For All website. 

Leicester 10K

Starting and finishing in beautiful Abbey Park, the route will once more take the runners across the Grand Union Canal and into the city centre, past the Richard III visitor centre, and the cathedral. Runners will then twice cross the River Soar before ending with a final lap of the park.

Event date: 9th September 2018
Distance: 10K
Location: Leicester
Sponsorship target: £275

I’d Like to take part

For more information about this challenge vist the Run For All website. 

Fundraising FAQs

How will you support me?

We want your fundraising to be as fun and easy as possible and we’re here to help you as much as we can. We can give you unlimited support, encouragement and advice throughout your training and before the challenge. Read more about how we will support your running challenge (PDF).

Where can I collect money?

Online sponsorship sites

Online sponsorship sites such as Virgin Money GivingJustGiving or BT Mydonate are really quick to set up and any donations through your page will come directly to us.

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If you want to collect money offline, email us at fundraising@lymphomas.org.uk and we will send you some sponsorship forms.

Pay your money in

Find out how you can send your money to us

How can I raise money?

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Social media

Facebook and Twitter are great for telling your friends and family about your fundraising challenge. If you’re fundraising online, how about using Facebook to share your fundraising page link, Twitter to update on your training progress or Instragram to capture those challenging early starts and the excitement on the day?

Make sure to be persistent with asking for donations – try posting at different times of the day and just before and after your fundraising event.

Your workplace or school

Your workplace or school are ideal places to raise money. Let your colleagues or classmates know about your fundraising challenge, put up posters of you training and talk about the Lymphoma Association. Cake sales always go down a treat – get baking and make sure to bring a sponsorship form along to work with you.

Your local club or sports centre

Your local club or sports centre are other great places to promote your fundraising event and raise money. Take along a sponsorship form and tell your group about what you’re getting up to.

How do I train for this event?

Running training requires lots of hard work and mental toughness, as well as things like the right kit, but it will be worth all the effort in the end. The better prepared and fitter you are, the more you will get out of your running challenge on the day. Read our top 10 tips on running training (PDF).