Skate-a-thon 2022

Roller skate, skateboard or ice skate to your heart’s content with our Skate-a-thon challenge and fundraise for Teenage Cancer Trust over/between 18 to 24 July!

location:
Virtual
Event type:
Endurance, Virtual,
Difficulty:
Challenging

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About Skate-a-thon 2022


What is the skate-a-thon challenge?

Take part and skate as much as you can over a week between 18 – 24th July! We want to get as many people as possible skating in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust.  

What will your challenge be?

  • Set yourself a distance to complete over a week:
    • Half marathon?
    • Marathon?
    • 2 marathons?
  • Host a Roller Derby with friends or your local club
  • How far can you skate in a day?
  • Are you an expert? What moves and tricks can you do?
  • The sky’s the limit- it’s your chance to do it your way!

Read our FAQs for more information about the challenge

Join the Skate-a-thon Facebook group where you’ll find support and encouragement from other skaters across the country. 

Set your challenge and sign up now to raise vital money for young people facing cancer!

Sign up to the Skate-a-thon 2022

Why support Teenage Cancer Trust

A young person talking with a Teenage Cancer Trust nurse

We create world class cancer services for young people in the UK, providing life-changing care and support so young people don’t have to face cancer alone.

Every day, seven young people aged 13-24 hear the words “you have cancer”. They will each need specialised nursing care and support to get them through the toughest times they may have faced.

We’re the only UK charity dedicated to meeting this vital need. By choosing to run for Teenage Cancer Trust, you can help us to reach every young person facing cancer and make a huge difference.

So you know we’re the real deal, these are our registered charity details: 1062559 (England & Wales), SC039757 (Scotland).

Join our unstoppable team

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With your help we can grow our...

28

Specialist units in NHS hospitals across the UK

£9.5m

Invested in life-changing cancer services, during 2020

92

Funded Teenage Cancer Trust Nurses and Youth Support Coordinators
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Frequently asked questions

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