Prostate Cancer UK
Prostate Cancer UK
Unit F22-24 Festival Business Centre
150 Brand Street
0141 314 0050
One in nine men will get prostate cancer and the disease kills one man every hour in the UK.
Prostate Cancer UK fights to help more men survive prostate cancer and enjoy a better quality of life. We support men and provide vital information. We find answers by funding research into causes and treatments. And we lead change, raising the profile of the disease and improving care.
We believe that men deserve better. Join our EMF team and help us fight the most common cancer in men the UK!
There are two ways you can join our team, either as a Charity Assured Place, where you pay the charity a registration fee and pledge to raise a minimum amount of sponsorship or as an Own Entry Runner. All runners are valuable to us, so if you chose to run as a Charity Assured Place or as an Own Entry runner, you can be sure that you are helping in the fight against prostate cancer.
Charity Assured Place
If you would like to take part in the Edinburgh Marathon, the EMF Half Marathon or the EMF 10K as a Charity Assured Place then please complete the instant charity entry form below by selecting the event you wish to enter.
To confirm your place you will be required to pay a registration fee and make a fundraising pledge:
Edinburgh Marathon - £30 registration fee and pledge to raise a minimum of £500 (excluding Gift Aid)
EMF Half Marathon - £20 registration fee and pledge to raise a minimum of £300 (excluding Gift Aid)
EMF 10K - £10 registration fee and pledge to raise a minimum of £150 (excluding Gift Aid)
Own Entry Runner
As an own entry runner, you’ll receive all the benefits a charity place runner will receive but there’s no minimum fundraising pledge – we simply ask you to raise as much as you can.
If you would like to take part in any of the Edinburgh Marathon Festival events as an Own Entry Runner, then please follow the instructions below.
•Register with the race organisers and create a 'my details' account and an entry http://www.edinburgh-marathon.com/?entries_open
•Tell us once you have your own place visit your ‘my details’ account http://www.edinburgh-marathon.com/?mydetails, we’ll then send you all the information you need to join the team!
We value all the efforts our runners put into their training and fundraising so when you join our team, we’ll support you every step of the way.
We’ll support you with:
•A technical fibre, breathable running vest or t-shirt
•Regular e-newsletters; including tips to help you to achieve your potential as both a runner and a fundraiser
•Cheering squad to support you along the route
•A post race party for Edinburgh Marathon runners with food and refreshments
'I already have my own paid place'
To tell Prostate Cancer UK that you want to raise funds for them please visit your 'my details' account and click on the 'Tell a charity you have your own paid place and want to run for them' option next to your approved place.