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Kendal Mountain Festival

19th November 2018

What an amazing weekend we have had. We took the Climbers Against Cancer stand to the Kendal Mountain festival where we launched the brand new tee shirts which are a collaboration between CAC and 3rd Rock, They will be available on the website soon. We had some hard working volunteers including Jared Waywell and Anna…

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Happy Birthday to Richard

14th November 2018

We are fortunate enough to have lots of lovey supporters the world over.  Recently one such supporter Richard Buehler celebrated his 60th birthday in style. Richard invited all his family and friends to join him and to show their support for CAC by wearing CAC colours. The charity is very close to Richards heart as…

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Donation in Australia

17th October 2018

We are pleased to announce that we will be making another donation this weekend. This will be the third donation this year taking the total so far up to £75,000.00 for the year. The donation of £25,000.00 will be going to the Cancer Council of Australia, this is the same organisation that the first Climbers…

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CAC welcomes Helmut Knabl as International Ambassador

1st October 2018

Please give a warm and friendly CAC welcome to Helmut Knabl. Helmut has joined CAC as one of our International ambassadors and in this role he organised the donation this September in Innsbruck Austria at the IFSC world cup event that was held there. Helmut was there to hand over the cheque to the Tyrollean…

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Another donation

12th September 2018

We are pleased to announce that Climbers Against Cancer will be making another donation this coming weekend at the IFSC World cup in Innsbruck. We will be donating £25,000.00 to the Tyrolean Cancer Research Institute. If you would like some more information about where the money is going please follow this link... https://www.tcri.at/ This will…

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Visit to Weston Park

6th September 2018

In March 2017 Climbers Against Cancer made a donation of £25,000.00 to Weston Park cancer research centre based in Sheffield UK.   This week myself and CAC trustee Susan Grimshaw had the good fortune to be invited to have a look around the hospital and to see the difference that the donation had made. We…

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Edward vs The Old Man of Hoy

12th June 2018

Inspirational Edward, aged 8, breaks records in aid of Climbers Against Cancer   We’re no strangers to magnificent shows of bravery and selflessness in the pursuit of fundraising, but the story of Edward Mills, aged just 8 years old has really blown us away.   On Friday, Edward embarked on a challenge that saw him…

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A huge thank you to all our amazing fundraisers

4th May 2018

Over the last two days we have received four separate large donations. The total amount of these is £2492.50. We have the guys at the Leeds wall who asked all their visitors to bring in unwanted equipment for them to sell on behalf of CAC. So far the shop has raised £823.00 Thank you to…

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Donation made in Switzerland

24th January 2018

The first donation of 2018 was made last weekend during the UIAA Ice climbing World cup event at Saas Fee in Switzerland. The donation of £25,000.00 went to the Swiss Cancer research foundation.  Santino Monteleone, representative for the foundation, received the cheque from UIAA president Frits Vrijlandt, and UIAA Sports Event Coordinator Rob Adie, while long time…

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First donation of 2018

17th January 2018

I am pleased to announce that CAC will be making a donation this weekend. It will take place at the UIAA Ice climbing event at Saas Fee in Switzerland. We will be donating £25,000.00 to the Swiss cancer research foundation. The presentation will be made by Mr Rob Adie from the UIAA and Liam Lonsdale…

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Climb Magazine

1st November 2017

We are sorry to hear about the closure of Climb magazine. It was a great publication full of great articles and informative pieces with a large following. It will leave a hole on many shelves. Climbers Against Cancer would like to say thank you to all the regular subscribers who chose to donate the remaining…

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12 year old completes triple sea stack climb

18th October 2017

"My brother Greg died of NUT midline Carcinoma in July 2014 and I wanted to do something to mark his death. In November 2016 my son Tomas and I came up with idea of a charity climb and chose the iconic Old Man of Hoy in Orkney Islands. Sadly in December 2016 my mother was…

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