8k Steps Challenge

Step up and take on 8,000 steps for 8,000 new patients who are treated each year at The Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre

Could you walk 8,000 steps a day to support cancer patients and their families?


We challenge you to hit the streets in aid of Beatson Cancer Charity and raise vital funds. These funds help to treat 8,000 new patients that the Beatson west of Scotland Cancer Centre treats each year.

This challenge runs for 30 days and can start and end whenever suits you! So walk the kids to school, take the dog around the block and start some walking lunches to up your step game.

Sound like the challenge for you? Get involved and take on this challenge today! When you sign up you receive a free Beatson Cancer Charity t-shirt to help you get started.


Use the form below to sign up and to download your 8k steps assets!

You can also set up a JustGiving page to support here

Did you know that when you complete this challenge, you will have walked a remarkable 240,000 steps?! That’s the equivalent to 100 miles or walking from Glasgow to Edinburgh and back! Each step that you will take will symbolise one of the 8000 new patients who are cared for annually at The Beatson west of Scotland Cancer Centre. 

Why not join our Strava club and track other 8k steps challenge participants? 

Facebook and Instagram story

Our social media story to show others you are taking part of this challenge!

Download your social media story here!

Social media post

Gain support from friends and family by sharing this on social media along with your Just Giving link.

Download your social media post here!

Digital step count Calendar

Download your own version of the step count calendar and help track your progress with this challenge!

Download our Digital step count calendar here!

8k step challenge Poster

Encourage your friends and colleagues to sign up to the 8k step challenge with our poster!

Download our poster here!

Completed challenge story

Share this on your story to show you've completed the 30 days and gain some last minute donations!

Download your social media story here!