The Step Up Sky Tower Stair Challenge is a key fundraising event for Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand.

Held on Friday 09 August 2019, registrations are open soon! For the first time, you can enter as an Individual or a team of 3, and we still have teams of 5. Race up the 1,103 steps of the Sky Tower to individually raise $1103 (its just $1 a step!), or $3309 per team of three or $5515 per team of five for Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand.

Every little bit helps support those in need.

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Friday 09 Aug 2019

Step Up Sky Tower Stair Challenge 2019

Teams and individuals from around New Zealand fund raise and compete for time and fundraising awards at Auckland’s Sky Tower!

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Featured events

Our calendar is looking mighty exciting for the coming year. A few highlights and dates for your diaries are:

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Patient Stories


Diagnosed with large diffuse B cell lymphoma

In 2007, Paul Left visited his GP about a small lump under his chin. Paul didn’t see or feel any other signs that he was unwell, so he was shocked when he was diagnosed with stage four lymphoma.

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Diagnosed with acute promyelocytic leukaemia

True to her ‘Type A’ personality, when Fiona Beck was diagnosed with an aggressive form of leukaemia, she chose to deal with it as another job to do.

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Diagnosed with acute myeloid leukaemia

In 2015, Whakataerangi (Tae) Mason thought she was a little run down, but the cows on her dairy farm knew something was very wrong with her.

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Diagnosed with Non Hodgkins lymphoma

Ian Wilton is what you might describe as a typical self-made Cantabrian man.

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Diagnosed with Non Hodgkin follicular lymphoma

In 2009, Sonja White found herself dealing with enlarged lymph nodes all over her body. After months of GP visits, she finally went to see a specialist who took a bone marrow biopsy.

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New Hope For Cancer Patients Accessing Leading-Edge Unfunded Drugs

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Monkey in My Chair

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