Showing 48 articles tagged 'March for Men':

Doing it for dad: why we’re on a March for Men this Father’s Day

18 May 2017

Our new March for Men events over the Father's Day weekend will bring hundreds of families together in London, Leeds and Glasgow to walk in support of those affected by prostate cancer. We speak to some of them about the dads they'll be walking alongside or in memory of, and their hopes that the money and awareness raised can help defeat the most common cancer in men.

Wayne Sleep: "It took having prostate cancer to realise how vital it is that we take notice of this disease"

18 May 2017

BLOG: The 68-year-old dancer and Royal Ballet veteran is renowned for his boundless energy and enthusiasm. But a prostate cancer diagnosis in 2015 terrified him and set him on a whirlwind course of treatment. He tells us how he managed to continue filming a TV show in India while recovering, and why he's joining hundreds of others for our March for Men in London.

"It’s so important the football family comes together to help stop prostate cancer being a killer"

11 May 2017

Former Liverpool and Bristol Rovers defender Nick Tanner tells us how his late father's generosity has spurred him on to raise thousands of pounds for Prostate Cancer UK, and why he just had to join Jeff Stelling on his epic March for Men when it arrives in Bristol next month.

Five reasons why you should step up for National Walking Month

2 May 2017

From the environment and your health to your wallet and relationships, here are five excellent reasons to get out on your feet during May for National Walking Month.

All arrows head north as Team Darts joins Jeff on the March

28 Apr 2017

BLOG: In his latest exclusive blog for Prostate Cancer UK, Jeff Stelling welcomes news of the darts community getting behind the cause with a look back to a blunder on his first commentating job, and looks forward to meeting Dominic Cork after his recent educational visit to Mark Hughes and Stoke City.

Beating odds and saving lives: Lloyd Pinder speaks out about his terminal cancer one year on

13 Apr 2017

A year after walking with Jeff Stelling having just been diagnosed with advanced prostate cancer, Lloyd Pinder records another moving video about his determination to outlive his prognosis for the sake of his young daughters and to help other men avoid his fate.

Burnley boss Sean Dyche gives Jeff Stelling his marching orders

6 Apr 2017

Dubbed the 'ginger Mourinho' by Clarets supporters, Premier League manager Sean Dyche tells us why he's backing Jeff Stelling to go further than he's ever walked when his March for Men visits Turf Moor on Monday 12 June, and how the club has helped make getting checked for prostate cancer a point of pride for its fans.

Jeff Stelling's March for Men: Why I'm heading into enemy lines

6 Apr 2017

BLOG: In his latest exclusive blog for Prostate Cancer UK, Jeff Stelling delves into the histories of some of the fiercest footballing rivalries he'll be encountering on his March for Men in June, and reacts to press reports that he's set to retire from Soccer Saturday.

Vardy sets straight Twitter fiasco and plans to march with Jeff Stelling

22 Mar 2017

While Leicester City's Jamie Vardy was scoring for England against Germany last March, it was a lesser-known James Vardy whose name was on the lips of Jeff Stelling and his Sky Sports colleagues, as he joined them on the Men United March. He tells us why he's walking with Jeff again this year, how his involvement led him to get his own health checked, and the perils of errant Twitter followers every time Jamie Vardy scores.

Jeff Stelling's March for Men blog: looking forward to marchers new and returning

17 Mar 2017

BLOG: In his latest exclusive blog for Prostate Cancer UK, Jeff Stelling looks forward to being reunited with the extraordinary Kevin Webber, meeting the Green family on the pitch at Exeter City, and pottering with former-England cricketer Dominic Cork in the Potteries.