Awareness saves lives

It's vital to be aware of the symptoms of colon cancer - the UK's second most common cancer which is treatable if detected early


Author: Kate Sanday

Get yourself screened, properly and regularly for colon cancer

In your 40s or 50s? Have you been screened? Here's all you need to know


Author: Kate Sanday

Support ground-breaking research

Help us support pioneering research targeted at improving the diagnosis and treatment of this preventable cancer


Author: Kate Sanday

Raise funds for 40tude

Thinking of taking on a personal challenge in support of 40tude - or organising your own fundraising event? Find out more here


Author: Kate Sanday

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biggest cancer killer in the UK


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Latest News

  • Congratulations Fraser!

    Well done Fraser on completing your epic challenge of running 1,000 km in 2021 to raise awareness of colon cancer screening! Find out why he took on this challenge Read more

  • Looking for a real challenge in 2022?

    Join us for the experience of a lifetime! Take a look at our new short film to see all that we have to offer for this year Read more

  • In 40tude's corner

    Congratulations to Georgia who took part in her first Charity Boxing Show on Saturday 4th December in support of 40tude. Read more about her personal challenge here Read more

  • Sign up to ride LEJOG for 40tude!

    Don't miss the opportunity to be part of 40tude's Team LEJOG next summer, and join the elite number of cyclists who have conquered this iconic route from Land’s End to John O’Groats Read more

Our Challenges

  • 40tude's Expedition Musandam Challenge in Oman

    Congratulations to everyone who took on our Expedition Musandam - our first fundraising challenge of 2022 - in the stunning Musandam Peninsula in Oman Read more

  • 40tude's 'Heroes of Telemark' Challenge

    A unique and exhilarating adventure in Norway this winter, retracing the route of the WWII Operation Gunnerside, celebrated in the 1965 film ‘The Heroes of Telemark’. Read more

  • 40tude's Mount M’Goun Summit Challenge

    Our new summit challenge, taking on Mount M'Goun in Morocco's Central High Atlas mountains Read more

  • Sign up for 40tude's LEJOG Challenge

    40tude proudly presents the opportunity to be part of its Team LEJOG (Land’s End to John O’Groats) next summer. Find out more here Read more

  • 40tude's Transylvanian Three Peaks Challenge

    Take on three different peaks in just four days on this stunning adventure in the Transylvanian Alps Read more

  • 40tude's 'Alpes Maritimes' Cycle Challenge

    For our 2022 Cycle Challenge we plan to make a fitting return to France where it all first began Read more