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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.
31 October
Local cycling event Content only available to registered users
Friday 31 October 2014 10.00 AM
London, Greater London, UK
Road cycling80 km Road cycling
31 October
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Friday 31 October 2014 12.30 PM
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, UK
Road running3 km Road running
31 October
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Friday 31 October 2014 12.30 PM
London, Greater London, UK
Road running5 km Road running
31 October
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Friday 31 October 2014 02.00 PM
Middlesex, Greater London, UK
Road running5 km 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.
Parkinson's UK Spooky Sprint Hop Farm - 5K
Parkinson's UK Spooky Sprint Hop Farm - 5K
Multi terrain running in Paddock Wood, Tonbridge, Kent, UK - 5 km on 15 Nov 2014.
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Everest Base Camp Trek
Everest Base Camp Trek
Trekking in Everest Base Camp, Nepal - 18 days on 14 Mar 2015.
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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 Walking (Walking tour) Sintra Cascais Walking (Walking tour) Suitable for beginners
Trekking in Lisbon region (Sintra), Portugal - 3 days from €360 with PortugalHike.
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Banff & Jasper Tour Banff & Jasper Tour
Hill walking in Calgary, Canada - 8 days from £1049 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.
London's Air Ambulance
Monday 25 May 2015 10.00 AM Suitable for beginners Beginners
London, Greater London, UK
Registration fee £35 registration fee Minimum sponsorship amount £150 sponsorship
Ataxia UK
Sunday 12 April 2015 09.00 AM Suitable for teams Teams
Brighton, East Sussex, UK
Registration fee £50 registration fee Minimum sponsorship amount £500 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