The Bob Champion Cancer Trust


How it all began

After Bob Champion and Aldaniti won the 1981 Grand National, "racing's greatest fairytale" led to the foundation in 1983 of The Bob Champion Cancer Trust.

The Bob Champion Cancer Trust supports and raises funds for the Bob Champion Cancer Research Laboratory, which forms part of the largest male dedicated research facility in Europe...   Read More...

Latest News

New test distinguishes 'tigers' from 'pussycats' in prostate cancer

Prof. Colin Cooper, University of East Anglia. Credit: University of East Anglia

Funded by donations to The Difference Campaign, including support from the Bob Champion Cancer Trust and The Masonic Charitable Foundation, Prof Colin Cooper and Dr Daniel Brewer from Norwich Medical School collaborated with Prof Vincent Moulton and Dr Bogdan Luca from UEA's School of Computing Sciences to devise a new framework for classifying human prostate cancer using a mathematical approach.

Line-up for Champions Willberry Charity Race announced Selected riders to join Skelton, Fox-Pitt, Hobday and Cook

Over 600 members of the public applied to ride in the Champions Willberry Charity Race at Cheltenham, the Home of Jump Racing on Thursday 20 April 2017. Read more...

Scientific News

Supporting the work of Professor Ros Eeles

The ICR are grateful to the Trustees of The Bob Champion Cancer Trust for their long-term support of male cancer research at The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) and most recently, a pledge to support the work of Professor Ros Eeles. Read more...

Research report Colin Cooper

Professor Colin Cooper and his laboratory have been responsible for identifying cancer genes involved in the development of sarcomas, kidney cancer and, bladder cancer. Read more...

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