We are excited to announce that we are the title sponsor of Belfast City Marathon’s new event, the Almac Belfast Women’s 10k, in support of Cancer Focus NI.
The event takes place on Sunday 18th June 2023 in the Titanic Quarter, Belfast and we invite all females, along with friends and family over the age of 15, to run, jog or walk the 10k route.
Laura Montgomery, Senior Director of Marketing, Almac Group commented:
“As an organisation we exist to advance human health in everything we do and we are dedicated to having a positive impact on our people, the planet, and the places where we operate right across the world. As such we are hugely proud to partner with Belfast City Marathon Ltd in this great health and wellbeing initiative for Northern Ireland and to support Cancer Focus NI in raising funds for their vital service.”
Maeve Colgan, Director of Fundraising and Communications of Cancer Focus NI, said:
“We are delighted to be the Official Charity Partner for the new and exciting Almac Women’s 10k, with a route that will cover some of the most iconic locations Belfast has to offer. At Cancer Focus NI we keep cancer patients and their families at the centre of everything we do with services like counselling, art therapy, bra fitting, family support and breast cancer peer support in our Thrive and Focus Friends groups. Our unique offering makes a real difference to women across Northern Ireland who are navigating one of the toughest times of their lives. We are very grateful to Belfast City Marathon and all the runners who will participate and fundraise for Cancer Focus NI for helping us to continue to support local women who depend on our vital services.”
Entries are now open!
Limited entries will apply for the race in the first year, so please enter early to avoid disappointment.
All participants will receive a commemorative medal and Almac branded t-shirt on completion of the event. Chip timing will be available for all.