Karen East

Hawke's Bay Marathon 2019

I'm supporting cancer research and prevention with Can Too Foundation.

1 in 3 women and 1 in 2 men will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime. This means that potentially someone we love may have to battle cancer, and that’s a statistic that needs to change.

So I asked myself, “what can I do to help?” That’s where the Can Too Foundation came in! Can Too provide professionally coached training programs for participants – of any fitness level – to run, swim and cycle their way to a healthier lifestyle and a cancer-free world.

In return, I am raising valuable funds that go towards innovation in the prevention, care, and control of cancer. Since 2005, Can Too Foundation have trained over 15,000 participants, raised over $20,000,000 to invest in 158 one-year cancer research grants.

It would be fantastic if you could sponsor me, or even better join me in a program!

Thank you for your support!

Thank you to my Sponsors


David Kearney

Great cause we are happy to support. Best of luck with the Marathon Karen - remember not to hard out of the gates! David (and the team at W+K)


Simon Maybury

Best of luck with a great cause to boot



To my incredibly talented friend - you continue to inspire and amaze me! This dream is yours....


Gail O'brien

You go Gurrrl !!


Jill Anne Scott

Go Karen- you can do it!!


Annie Davies


Lucy Calabria

Well done Karen enjoy the run!


Karen East


Sonja Bristow

Well Done Karen. Great cause. Enjoy your fitness journey.


Brett Gillespie

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