Race for Life. A group of runners during cancer research race

Our Partnership with Race for Life

We’re proud to be the Official Running Retailer of Race for Life, Cancer Research UK's biggest series of fundraising events.


Why is Race for Life is so important?

Cancer Research UK’s vision is to bring forward a world where people can lead longer, better lives, free from the fear of cancer. 

Taking part in Race for Life, while fundraising for life-saving cancer research, is a great way to stay active and help beat cancer at the same time.


How you can get involved?

Race for Life events are held UK-wide, with 3k, 5k or 10k races, Pretty Muddy and Pretty Muddy Kids obstacle courses.  

They’re open to everyone, no matter your fitness level, background or ability – just walk or run, on your own or with a group.  

At Runners Need, we believe everyone’s happier outside and it’s our mission to inspire you to get active and have fun with friends and family.


To help you get involved, we’re offering you:

  • A special 30% off 2024 Race for Life entry using code RNEED24 at checkout!*
  • Expert advice to find the most comfortable running kit
  • Bespoke training plans, created especially to support your Race for Life journey
  • Personalised gait analysis appointments - a clever way to measure your unique running style and match you with the perfect running shoes
  • Plus, 15% off at Runners Need**


For more information on Race for Life and to sign up, visit raceforlife.org


No matter how cancer affects us, life is worth Racing for. 




Outdoor and Cycle Concepts are not the organiser of these events and is promoting limited entry as an official sponsor through Runners Need.


*Terms and conditions apply: 30% off entry is available to the first 2500 people who enter Race for Life using the promo code RNEED24. Spaces are subject to availability. The promo code will show as invalid once 2500 redemptions have been made. Registration is now open and will close approximately 24 hours prior to the chosen event. Code valid until 23:59 30th September 2024. This discount is provided by Cancer Research UK, registered address 2 Redman Place, London, E20 1JQ, and is only redeemable at https://raceforlife.cancerresearchuk.org. Terms and conditions for entry apply.

**Terms and conditions apply. To receive your 15% partner discount at Runners Need please show your Race for Life sign-up email in-store. Or to use your discount online check your race pack for your exclusive online discount code or simply forward a copy of your Race for Life sign-up email to enquiries@runnersneed.com. Full T&Cs available online.


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