Join the 2022 UCI Anti-Cancer Challenge

The sixth annual UCI Anti-Cancer Challenge a ride, run and walk to support cancer research at the UCI Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center — will return with an in-person festival on Saturday, Oct. 8 at UCI's Aldrich Park. Leading up to Challenge Day, participants can attend in-person and virtual events on Thursdays until Sept. 22. woman poses with bike at Anti-Cancer Challenge finish line

View a full list of upcoming webinars

Whether you ride, run or walk on Oct. 8 — or take part in the virtual events and fitness challenges leading up to Challenge Day — your participation and fundraising WILL help to change what it means to be diagnosed with cancer.

One hundred percent of the money you raise goes to the most promising cancer research by our physicians and scientists – individuals who will stop at nothing to defeat cancer.

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How can you get involved?

  1. Register at to ride, run or walk
  2. Raise awareness and funds for cancer research
  3. Enjoy health webinars and activities
  4. Celebrate on Challenge Day Oct. 8 — a family-friendly event featuring 14-, 35-, 60- and 100-mile bike routes, a 5k and a 10k run/walk, live entertainment, awards and more!

Milestone fundraising prizes include: 

  • $25 — kids' T-shirt
  • $50 — T-shirt
  • $500 — VIP jersey (riders) or hat (runners/walkers)
  • $1,000 — $25 Dunkin' Donuts e-gift card
  • $2,500 — two Anaheim Ducks hockey tickets
  • $5,000 — two Anaheim Ducks hockey suite tickets
  • $7,500 — special gift from Monster Energy
  • $10,000 — two-night staycation

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Dates Offered:

Thursday, August 25, 2022 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Reducing Cancer Risk Starting with Nutrition

Moderator: Kim Hecht, DO 
Speaker: Sandy Colvard, ND

Thursday, September 22, 2022 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.


 Moderator: Daniela Bota, MD, PhD
Speaker: Claire Henchcliffe, MD, DPhil