Cancer Research UK Virtual Winter Run 2020


Here’s a chance to earn an iconic chunky Cancer Research UK Winter Run medal, bespoke to the 2020 virtual challenge. Due to popular demand, and the current position many people in the world find themselves in, we have extended our challenge until Sunday 19th April. We want to help keep you healthy and active during this tough time.

You can run whenever and wherever you want, just make sure you complete at least one 10k in full before the end date.

PLUS – We’ll have some special prizes (details below)

There’s only a limited number of places available, so secure your spot as soon as possible.

What do I have to do?

Virtual Winter Run 2020
  • Enter for just £8
  • Link up your tracking device (such as strava or Fitbit)
  • Complete 10k before 19th April
  • Be sent a medal

Plus you can choose to rack up some sponsorship money to support the crucial work done by Cancer Research UK


Amount Raised

How does it work?

You can track your runs using Strava, Map My Fitness or Fitbit. Alternatively, you can add them manually to your page.

Updates will appear on the leaderboard below, with the following prizes available:

  • Furthest distance travelled (total) gets the icicle trophy
  • Top 3 runners by distance and top 3 fundraisers get a free place in the 2021 Cancer Research UK London Winter Run or Manchester Marathon
  • Everybody who completes 10k entered into a prize draw for 5 free entries for the 2021 Cancer Research UK London Winter Run or Manchester Marathon

This Virtual Winter Run medal will be making its way in the post to every runner who completes their 10k by Sunday 19th April. Don’t miss your chance to get yours!

Top Fundraisers

Fitness Leaderboards

Don’t forget you can get your special edition exclusive Virtual Winter Run 2020 Medal for your amazing running and fundraising efforts! You can purchase your medal when you register for your challenge or later by logging into your active account.

Please note that it is the same special edition Virtual Winter Run 2020 medal for all three events. Please also note that if you purchase one but do all three events you will still only receive one medal. Medals will be sent out within 2 weeks after the end of each challenge