Held at Blackheath Common, Off Prince Charles Road, Blackheath, SE3 0TY


Sunday 30th June 2019

About Race For Life

Blackheath Race for Life is hoping to raise around £450,000 for life-saving research into the 200 types of cancer, but it is only possible with the help of our amazing volunteers, so please sign up today!

There are two volunteer slots

  • Race for Life 5k and 10k –  Volunteers are asked to arrive approx. 8am but this does depends on your role, due to the Race starting at 10am
  • Pretty Muddy 5k – Volunteers are asked to arrive approx. 10:30am but this does depends on your role, due to the Race starting at 12:00noon

Volunteers will be notified of arrival time and event details prior to the event in advance of the event.

Whatever time and skills you’ve got to share, we’ve got the perfect role for you. Bring your energy, smiles and passion to the party and let’s beat cancer sooner together.

Volunteer Roles:

  • Course Marshal – Cheering. motivate and guide our participants around the course
  • Event Day Volunteer – Support the event logistics, such as start/finish activities to ensure everything runs smoothly. (Role involves helping to start the race by letting off streamer cannons and handing out medals and water at the end along with many other exciting duties)
  • Enquiries Volunteer – Set up the administration marquee and help assist participants and spectators with any queries

A website link to register as a volunteer is here

Registration :

To register with Voluntary Action Lewisham, please complete the Volunteer Registration Form . If you have any questions call Aparna on 07378342131