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Event details

Saturday, June 11, 2022


Newmarket, ON

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This year’s Relay For Life

The Canadian Cancer Society’s Relay For Life will be held in-person on Saturday, June 11, 2022. We are committed to honouring physical distancing and protecting the well-being and safety of people living with cancer, event participants, our donors, volunteers, staff, and supporters. To ensure your safety, all public health guidelines and recommendations will be observed at Relay events.

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Dedicate a Luminary

The Luminary Ceremony allows us to remember and honour those we love every step of the way. Luminaries provide light and inspiration for participants as they walk around the track.

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You can make a difference

When you join Relay For Life, you help provide hope to all Canadians throughout their cancer journey. Your support:

Helps thousands of people get to their cancer treatments

Provides community and support through our peer support programs

Provides more than 3,100 wigs, headwear, and breast prostheses

Funds Canada’s best cancer research

Together, we can show Canadians affected by cancer that they’re not alone.

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Want to see how much a Relay For Life participant has raised? Search their name and help support their fundraising!

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Award Winners From Last Year


Jane Moote


Maya Tsuji

Corporate Spirit Award

McCarthy Family

Friends and Family Team Challenge Award

Sunset Beauties

Additional Information

This year's Relay will include all the things you love about Relay. Opening ceremonies featuring inspirational stories from Participants of Hope, a luminary ceremony to remember those we've lost and honour those impacted by cancer, plus much more. Stay tuned for more information!

Ready to make a difference?

Together, we can change the future of cancer. Join your community and participants across the country at Relay For Life.

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