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Events

The events calendar brings together 1000's of local and mass participation events in the UK and overseas to make it easy to find something to do outdoors.
30 October
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Thursday 30 October 2014 06.45 PM
Salford, Greater Manchester, UK
Multi terrain running2 km Multi terrain running
30 October
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Thursday 30 October 2014 06.45 PM
Salford, Greater Manchester, UK
Multi terrain running5 km Multi terrain running
30 October
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Thursday 30 October 2014 06.45 PM
Weston super Mare, North Somerset, UK
Road running1 miles Road running
30 October
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Thursday 30 October 2014 07.30 PM
Weston super Mare, North Somerset, UK
Road running5 miles Road running

Charity challenges

The charity challenges section brings togther hundreds of charity challenges in the UK and overseas including runs, walks, treks, bike rides, abseils, triathlons, horse rides, dog sleds, extreme events plus sailing, multi-activity and other challenges.
Virgin Money London Marathon
Virgin Money London Marathon
Road running in London, Greater London, UK - 26.2 miles on 26 Apr 2015.
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Patagonia Trek - 30th Anniversary Challenge
Patagonia Trek - 30th Anniversary Challenge
Trekking in Patagonian Andes, Argentina - 10 days on 05 Feb 2016.
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Expert advice

Expert advice on training, nutrition, injuries and beginners from our team of experts.
Running keeps you fit but can increase the risk of injury.
Articles for those looking to find their feet in the outdoors.

Classifieds

Find a local specialist shop for help & advice on what to buy; a local health, injury or fitness specialist for advice and treatment; or accommodation.

Activities & holidays

Plan your next adventure here! Choose from hundreds of activity days, breaks, holidays, courses, expeditions and training camps - ranging from one day activities in the UK to multi-month expeditions to Everest.
Sintra Cascais Heritage and Coast (Hiking tour) Sintra Cascais Heritage and Coast (Hiking tour)
Trekking in Lisbon region (coast), Portugal - 7 days from €1060 with PortugalHike.
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Thai Sailing Adventure - Koh Phi Phi to Phuket Thai Sailing Adventure - Koh Phi Phi to Phuket
Yacht sailing in Phi Phi Island, Thailand - 4 days from £375 with G Adventures.
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Charity events

Events such as charity fun runs, charity marathons and charity triathlons are all fantastic ways to get fit and raise money for a great cause at the same time.
Kidneys for Life
Sunday 10 May 2015 10.00 AM Suitable for teams Teams Suitable for beginners Beginners Juniors welcome U18s
Manchester, Greater Manchester, UK
Registration fee £38 registration fee Minimum sponsorship amount £120 sponsorship
Arthritis Care
Sunday 2 August 2015 Suitable for teams Teams
London to Surrey, Greater London, UK
Registration fee £0 registration fee Minimum sponsorship amount £750 sponsorship

Clubs

Search 100's of activity clubs to find one to suit your interests from running, cycling, triathlon, climbing, mountaineering and walking clubs.
Members 50 members Beginners welcome
West London, UK
Adventure racing Orienteering Multi terrain running Trail running
Members 50 members Beginners welcome Social meets
Baston, Lincolnshire, UK
Road cycling Mountain biking BMX