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Coffee morning in memory of dad

Thanks Eveline Burns for holding another fantastic coffee morning at RVH om 15th October 2014!  Eveline set up a Forget Me Not Fund in memory of her dad, David

Forget Me Not wood carvingWhiteside, to raise funds to help others affected by cancer. Also, thanks to the many companies who gave amazing prizes for the raffle or offered their services and to wood sculptor, Ray McCullough, who kindly donated a special Forget Me Not wood carving featured in the more.

Irene’s run in memory of dadBelfast City Half Marathon, Men's Health

Every time Alex Rafferty’s family hear the key in the front door, they half expect him to stroll in. Sadly Alex died a year ago after losing his battle with bowel cancer – and his loved ones are still struggling to come to terms with the loss. Now his daughter Irene Irvine (36) is on a mission. She plans to run the race of her life in her dad’s memory… Read more

Train with Focus Fit

Belfast Half Marathon, Men's health, Focus Fit AppKeen relay runner Dean McGovern (27) from Saintfield is pushing himself to run the Deep RiverRock Belfast Half Marathon for Cancer Focus this September. Cancer Focus’ Focus Fit app has been a great source of motivation for me… Read more

Colm Heaney prepares for race day!Belfast Half Marathon, Men's Health

Colm Heaney is running the Deep RiverRock Belfast Half Marathon for Cancer Focus in September in honour of his friends and family. “Over the last year a number of people close to me have been affected by cancer so running for Cancer Focus means and I’m doing something to help… Read more

David Mullan just can’t get enough!Belfast Half Marathon, Men's health

David Mullan (37) from Newtownabbey took part in the Challenge 26.2 for this year’s Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon and is now geared up for the Half Marathon in September… Read more


Emma keeps on running!Emma Greer (l) with Clare Smith, Cancer Focus

Emma Greer (38) from Belfast took part in the challenge 26.2 for this year’s Belfast City Marathon and is now geared up for the Half Marathon in September…Since Cancer Focus was the chosen charity for the Belfast Marathon I found out about the amazing work they do and I felt like I wanted to give something back.” Read more


Paul signs up for the Half MarathonPaulRodgersambassador

Paul Rodgers (28) from Omagh is gearing up for this year’s Belfast City Half marathon for Cancer Focus in memory of his 54-year-old mother Rosemary. Read more



Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2013

Niamh McDaid will be taking part in the 2013 Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon. In her blog she will chat about her training, her diet and why she is supporting Cancer Focus Northern Ireland. Please click here to read more.

The Road to Becoming an Ironman

Jonny Black (18), from Portrush, has set up his blog to share his experience of training for a Half Ironman. He will complete this challenge in September 2013 and is aiming to raise a fantastic £5000 for Cancer Focus. Please click here to read more. You are now entering an external site and Cancer Focus Northern Ireland cannot be held responsible for its content.



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