From poms poms to orange wigs, we’re taking out dementia in style.

marathon cheer squad

Every year hundreds of amazing people cycle, run, trek and swim miles with #TeamARUK, raising vital funds to make breakthroughs possible. But we need your help. When the going gets tough for #TeamARUK, and the final mile seems a long way off, we cheer our incredible supporters on and give them that extra push they need to get across the finish line! Will you join us?

Sign up today and become a vital part of our work to overcome dementia. Your cheer duties include:

  • Looking out for #TeamARUK on the course
  • Cheering throughout the event, with an extra special cheer for #TeamARUK participants!
  • Distributing merchandise
  • Setup and takedown of flags and banners
  • Assisting with the recruitment of volunteers on the day
  • Liaising with Alzheimer’s Research UK staff

For more information about this volunteer opportunity, please see the full Role Description.

If you have any questions please see our FAQs page here or just drop us a line on 0300 111 5555 or by email


Upcoming events

  • Sunday 04 September 2022 – Outlaw Half Bowood (Triathlon) - Chippenham
  • Sunday 11 September 2022 – Great North Run - Gateshead
  • Sunday 25 September 2022 – Outlaw X Nr. Workshop
  • Sunday 02 October 2022 – London Marathon - London
  • Sunday 09 October 2022 – Royal Parks Half Marathon - London
  • Sunday 09 October 2022 – UKCE Kent Classic - Lingfield
  • TBC - Maverick Race - Suffolk
  • Role description

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