The countdown is on!

The date is set and registrations are closed - we can't wait to see you all for the 2017 Firefighter Sky Tower Stair Challenge!

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2016 Event recap

Check out the race results and top fundraisers from our 2016 event!

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Firefighter Sky Tower Stair Challenge

Saturday 13th May, 2017

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About the event

On Saturday 28 May 2016, 850 firefighters raced up the 1,103 stairs in Auckland's iconic Sky Tower raising an amazing $1.16 million for Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand. Are you up to the challenge next year?

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Shave the date

Shave for a Cure is on again in 2017 and promises to see many more thousands of people lose their locks and raise funds in support of the six Kiwis diagnosed every day with a blood cancer.

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Cancer survivor brings his world cycle tour to New Zealand

Rudy Pospisil, a fire department captain from Vancouver and a cancer survivor is set to cycle the length of the country to raise funds for Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand.

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Tiny fish may hold key to blood cancer treatment

The Leukaemia & Blood Cancer Research Unit at Auckland University is conducting a new trial using Zebra fish which aims to help unlock the genetic key to blood cancers like leukaemia.

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