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Partnership With Fred Olsen Cruises Grows

Partnership With Fred Olsen Cruises Grows

17 March 2016

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is proud to be supporting the work of cancer charity Sail 4 Cancer, which provides much-needed respite holidays for cancer sufferers, their families and carers, with…... Read More

Everest World Record Hoodies!

Everest World Record Hoodies!

07 March 2016

Are you thinking of taking part in Ski 4 Cancer's Everest World Record attempt event this year? Perhaps you're not able to join us this year but would still like…... Read More

2015 Annual Review

2015 Annual Review

18 December 2015

In 2015, the 4 Cancer Group offered respite to 539 people living with cancer for a total of 2,286 respite days - days when these families and individuals could forget…... Read More

In Memory Of Tim Couldrick

In Memory Of Tim Couldrick

15 November 2015

We are very sorry to announce the death of Tim Couldrick; one of the charity's founders. Tim died on the 28th of October 2015 aged 51. His funeral will take…... Read More

Ski Jump With Eddie ‘The Eagle’

Ski Jump With Eddie ‘The Eagle’

01 September 2015

Ever fancied the idea of ski jumping? Well here's your chance! Enter our competition and you could be learning to ski jump with our patron Eddie 'The Eagle' Edwards whilst…... Read More

Does Respite Really Matter?

Does Respite Really Matter?

13 July 2015

Does respite really matter? This is what the scientists say... Common sense says that getting away from it all has a positive effect upon people's well being and our ability…... Read More

Roller Ski World Record!

Roller Ski World Record!

20 January 2015

Four time Olympic skier Chemmy Alcott along with adventurers Adam Libbey, Chris Brooks, Max Wilcocks and Richard Gibbs broke another World Record on Friday the 13th of February 2015. The…... Read More

2014 Annual Review

2014 Annual Review

09 December 2014

The 4 Cancer Group offered respite to RECORD NUMBER of people in 2014! In 2014, the 4 Cancer Group offered respite to 468 people living with cancer for a total…... Read More

Nordic Ski World Record Attempt

Nordic Ski World Record Attempt

19 September 2014

Starting at midday on Monday the 22nd of September and ending 24 hours later, a team of five intrepid skiers will attempt to set a new World Record for the…... Read More

2014 Cycling Jerseys Now On Sale

2014 Cycling Jerseys Now On Sale

20 July 2014

ORDER your 2014 cycling jersey now! Because of our extensive contacts within the cycling industry, we have been able to source a premium quality cycling jersey at a highly discounted…... Read More

Sail 4 Cancer Wins Haven Academy Award

Sail 4 Cancer Wins Haven Academy Award

11 April 2014

The 2014 Haven Academy Awards vote has now officially closed. Sail 4 Cancer was one of three boating projects on the shortlist to win - the winner being selected by…... Read More

2013 Annual Review

2013 Annual Review

22 December 2013

In 2013, thanks to all our wonderful supporters, 468 people living with cancer enjoyed a respite opportunity with Sail 4 Cancer on a total of 2,078 respite days. Wonderful days…... Read More

The Paul James Wickerson Fund

The Paul James Wickerson Fund

22 November 2013

The Paul James Wickerson Fund The Paul James Wickerson Fund is being launched to support Ski 4 Cancer. Paul Wickerson died in a car accident on 31 August 2013, aged…... Read More

Yacht Donated To Raise Funds

Yacht Donated To Raise Funds

08 October 2013

ETAP 26 to be sold in aid of Sail 4 Cancer In an act of immense kindness, the owner of an ETAP 26 is selling his yacht for the benefit…... Read More

Sue Stockdale Becomes Patron Of Ski 4 Cancer

Sue Stockdale Becomes Patron Of Ski 4 Cancer

27 September 2013

Sue Stockdale, the first British woman to ski to the Magnetic North Pole, is to become a Patron of Ski 4 Cancer. Sue became the first British woman to ski…... Read More

Alain Baxter To Be Patron Of Ski 4 Cancer

Alain Baxter To Be Patron Of Ski 4 Cancer

01 September 2012

Alain Baxter, the first Briton to win an Olympic medal for skiing is to become a Patron of Ski 4 Cancer, the skiing charity which provides alpine holidays for British…... Read More

Campaign To Examine Positive Effects Of Altitude

Campaign To Examine Positive Effects Of Altitude

25 July 2012

Two of the UK's leading alpine respite charities, the Caring Cancer Trust and Ski 4 Cancer have commissioned a review of recent medical studies which suggest that people living in…... Read More

Graham Bell Becomes Patron Of Ski 4 Cancer

Graham Bell Becomes Patron Of Ski 4 Cancer

05 July 2012

Graham Bell, the former five-time Olympic skier turned TV presenter, is to become a Patron of ski charity Ski 4 Cancer. The face of the BBC's Ski Sunday, Graham has…... Read More

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