Events

Throughout the year we host a number of fundraising events and campaigns that you can get involved with. Whether you want to challenge yourself with a walk, cycle or run or hold your own event during our annual fundraiser, Feel Better Week, we have plenty of ideas on how you can help us support women with cancer.

Fundraising Calendar 2019

For our 25th Anniversary year, we've created an exciting calendar of events and campaigns for you to get involved with and help raise vital funds for Look Good Feel Better. 

To find out more about any of the events or campaigns listed or to request a fundraising pack, please email [email protected] or call 01372 747500 to have a chat with our team.

 

Brighton Half Marathon - Sunday 24th February

Bake Up 4 Make Up (Nationwide) - Throughout March    

Bold is Beautiful (Nationwide) - Throughout May

This Morning Live - Thursday 16th - Sunday 19th May

London 2 Brighton Trek (25th Anniversary Challenge) - Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th May

Feel Better Week & The Big Birthday Bash (Nationwide) - Monday 3rd - Sunday 9th June

Peak District Trek (25th Anniversary Challenge) - Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th July

Thames Path Trek (25th Anniversary Challenge) - Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th September

Look Good Feel Better Netball Tournament (London) - Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th November

Girls Night (Nationwide) - Throughout October

Christmas Appeal (Nationwide) - Throughout November & December

Christmas Concert (London) - Monday 9th December

 

 

Bake Up 4 Make Up

Pull on your aprons, whip your inspired minds into action and get baking this March to help us support people living with cancer.

Whether its cupcakes, shortbread, scones or your very own 'showstopper', we'd love for you to get involved. Download our BU4MU Fundraising Guide or request a full Fundraising Pack below and find lots ideas to help you make fundraising a piece of cake!

Hold a bake sale at work, school, or maybe a coffee morning with friends at home, however you choose to share your baked treats, every penny you raise will help provide a confidence boost for many more people living with cancer. 

 

REQUEST A FUNDRAISING PACK

Included in your fundraising pack:

- BU4MU fundraising guide with ideas to help turn your baking into fundraising

- Cupcake Sweepstake 

- Poster to help promote your bake sale

 

You can purchase one of our handy cake kits from our online shop. Great for baking with kids! 

 

HOW YOUR BAKING HELPS

£5 enables us to send our self-help Confidence Kit DVD for support at home

£20 provides training materials for a new LGFB beauty volunteer

£50 funds a place at one of our confidence boosting Workshops for a patient undergoing cancer treatment

£200 enables us to attend a Wellbeing event, providing face-to-face advice to cancer patients and raising awareness of our services

£500 funds an uplifing Workshop session for up to 12 patients

Choose Your Challenge

RUNS, OBSTACLE COURSES, TRIATHLONS, ADRENALINE RUSHES - IT'S ALL HERE!

Whether you’re a complete novice, looking to take on your first challenge, or an experienced competitor, we have events suitable for all abilities.  A fantastic way to raise funds whilst having an unforgettable experience. You can enter as an individual or as part of a team, perhaps a group of friends or work collegaues. Our fundraising team will be on hand to support you right through from registration to crossing the finish line. 

If it's an adrenaline rush you're looking for then we also work with UK Parachuting and UK Bungee who can help you jump from heights to raise funds for LGFB! With compeittive prices and years of experience, make 2019 a year to remember by signing up with one of our partners.  

 

Download our Challenge Event PDF for a full list of events. Choose your challenge and then email our Fundraising Team who will get you registered. 

 

As a Look Good Feel Better challenge participant you will be supplied with...

A dedicated fundraising pack

High quality, branded running vest or t-shirt

Kit bag

Training advice from the experts at Bannatyne Health Clubs

Free or discounted places in events where possible

 

Our Challenge Events Programme is proudly sponsored by Bannatyne Health Clubs. Their fitness professionals have put together some handy training advice to get your ready for your challenge - download here 

Rough Runner Series

SIGN UP NOW

With obstacles inspired by legendary TV game shows like Total Wipeout, Gladiators and Ninja Warrior, the Rough Runners are the fantastic blend of challenge and entertainment. 

Whether you're looking to challenge yourself in ways you never have before or simply a fun day out with friends or colleagues, sign up for a Rough Runner event and help raise vital funds for Look Good Feel Better in 2019. Visit the Rough Runner website for videos and more information.

Choose from a 5km, 10km or 15km course and get ready to climb, roll, run, slide, and jump your way to the finish line. Join our mission to help more people face cancer with confidence! 

Discounted Registation Fee: £45

Fundraising Target: £150

 

SIGN UP NOW

 

ROUGH RUNNER LOCATIONS & DATES

The South (Wiston House Estate - BN44 3DZ) - 13/14 April

Oxfordshire - (The Great Tew Estate - OX7 4AH) 18/19 May

North West/Manchester (Arley Hall and Gardens - CW9 6NA) - 15/16 June

North East ( Washington NE38 9HA)- 20/21 July

Scotland ( Penicuik House - EH26 9LA) 17/18 August

London (North - Finsbury Park N4 2DA) - 7/8 September

London (South - Morden Park SM4 5QU) - 5/6 October

Ultra Challenge Treks 2019

The choice is yours... Pick your destination, distance and if you want to walk, jog or run.
Your challenge. Your way. 

To celebrate Look Good Feel Better's 25th Anniversary, an army of supporters will be pushing themselves to the limits and taking on the ultimate of all challenges. Whether you're a keen walker looking for a new challenge, a seasoned hiker seeking adventure, or a marathon runner looking to up your distance, join us and push yourself further in 2019!

The Ultra Challenge events offer you a choice of 100km, 50km or 25km routes whether along a magnificent coastline, through stunning countryside or with the backdrop of the city skyline – whichever location you choose, your Ultra Challenge will be unforgettable.

SIGN UP

CHOOSE FROM THE FOLLOWING EVENTS & LOCATIONS:

London 2 Brighton - 25/26 May 2019
Over the May Bank Holiday 3,000 intrepid adventurers will Walk, Jog, or Run an epic 100km from Capital to Coast setting out from Richmond on Thames, with full support & great hospitality all the way to the finish line. Now in it's 8th year the London 2 Brighton Challenge has become one of the UK's greatest endurance events. It will be rewarding, fun, and absolutely achievable with your resolve and determination alongside first class support – you can do it! 

SIGN UP -   www.ultrachallenge.com/london-2-brighton-challenge

Peak District Challenge – 13/14 July 2019
This NEW event is set to welcome 3,000 adventurers into the Peak District National Park. With a Base Camp in idyllic Bakewell, enjoy Derbyshire’s finest scenery as you make your way around the 100km, 50km or 25km course. With camping facilities and extensive hospitality, this gem in the heart of England is an Ultra Challenge not to be missed.

SIGN UP -   www.ultrachallenge.com/peak-district-challenge

Thames Path Challenge – 7/8 September 2019
Take on the Thames Path Challenge following England’s greatest river. Head upstream from Putney Bridge, past Hampton Court to Runnymede of Magna Carta fame, the on past wonderful scenery all the way to Henley.

SIGN UP -   www.ultrachallenge.com/thames-path-challenge 

 

REGISTRATION & FUNDRAISING:

Click the link to your chosen event (above)

Select ‘Mixed Funding’ option

Click ‘Sign up for another Charity’

Fill in your details

Select ‘Look Good Feel Better’ from the listed charities and pay your registration fee

To ensure our supporters can focus on their fundraising, please make sure you select the ‘Mixed Funding’ option. This means you only pay half the registration fee and we, the charity, pay the other half with an agreed fundraising target.

· Full Challenge (100K)  - £99 reg fee + £299 in fundraising 

· Half Challenge - £64.50 (50K)  reg fee + £199 in fundraising 

· Quarter Challenge - £39.50 (25K) reg fee + £119 in fundraising

For more information on any of the listed events please email [email protected] or call 01372 747500.  Go back to the events page.

Brighton Half Marathon

24th February 2019

Oh we do like to run beside the seaside… Join team Look Good Feel Better for the UK’s happiest race with a beautiful flat seafront course. This sell out event promises one of the most amazing crowd atmospheres and you can be a part of that by signing up today.

Registration: £30

Sponsorship: We ask that participants aim to raise a minimum £200

 

How to register

Email - [email protected] or call 01372 747500 and we will send you the registration form and information for confirming your place.

For more event information visit - brightonhalfmarathon.com  

 

How will we support you?

 

We'll provide you with a high-tech running vest, dedicated fundraising pack and training advice to ensure you're race ready. You'll also have an on the day cheer team who'll be making sure you have an unforgettable experience. 

How will the money you raise support us?

Funds raised by our Brighton Half Marathon runners will fund our services across the South-East, in particular our long-standing Brighton Workshop which has been providing support to people living with cancer for over 10 years.