"720km cycling challenge from the Atlantic to the Mediterranean, France, in 100hrs with 11,000m of ascent!" The Raid Pyrenean is one of the 'must do' rides for any enthusiastic cyclist - it is truly epic!
The JCB Mud Run takes place in the Staffordshire countryside over a specially designed five-mile course which features over 30 obstacles. Last year 2,700 participants joined in the fun to help raise a whopping £50,000 for the NSPCC.
Join the NOMAN Barcelona - Ibiza 2015 challenge that pits two identical boats of amateur rowers in a race head-to-head across 200 miles of the Mediterranean Sea over 3 days. No prior rowing experience is required.
Take on an incredible adventure this summer by climbing Yorkshire's Three Peaks. Covering 25 miles in 12 hours we summit Pen-y-Ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough. It will be physically challenging but incredibly rewarding and you'll be helped every step of the way, with a mountain leader to guide the walk.
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Whether you're tackling the Pennine Way or just rambling around, it’s well worth investing in the right footwear. The Yan Tan boot is a strong 2-3 season, lightweight boot perfect for most UK walking.
Taking in over 50 of London’s famous landmarks, Nightrider™ is a truly unique way to explore the capital.
Sign up by 15th May for either the 100km or 60km route and be part of the Motivation team on this fun-filled, moonlit ride around the capital's iconic landmarks.
Walk through the night to summit Ben Nevis, cross the Pembrokeshire limestone or climb the South Downs white cliffs, to raise money for BHF’s life-saving research. These unique challenges will put you to the test, but you will be rewarded with a triumphant finish of the sunrise over the sea or the dramatic Scottish Highlands.
Join us on this diverse, beautiful and demanding trek which takes in the stunning landscapes of southern Wiltshire and features the famous stone circle of Stonehenge. This circular walk covers 25 miles in total over water meadows, high ridges and quiet woodland paths, following medieval trading routes for much of the time.
The Great Tour is the ultimate cycling adventure in Britain, a 64-day circumnavigation of our glorious coastline which never loses the sight, sound and smell of the sea. This epic challenge draws in every coastal town, village and city to present Britain's greatest scenic views.
The ultimate North West trek, traversing the tough, mountainous terrain of the Lake District and conquering 30 peaks in just two days - including Helvellyn. Spectacular Ullswater & Windermere scenery, breakfast onboard a steamer, full support from our dedicated team & medal for each participant.
For just £30 registration you can abseil down this iconic building which inspired George Orwell's Ministry of Truth in the novel Nineteen Eighty-Four & has featured in Dr Who & Jeeves and Wooster. No experience necessary. Friends & family are welcome to cheer you on.
Ballot entries are now closed - so the main way to enter "The London Marathon on Wheels" is by getting a charity place by 8th May. Here you will find charities who have places, their cause & what benefits they offer their cyclists. Plus some are offering FREE registration...
Join the race to change lives with a range of ride distances and venues across the UK and help raise vital funds for people with Parkinson's.
Join this exclusive #TeamTeenageCancer trip to Morocco which features an exhilarating five-day trek as we travel deep into the Sahara desert. You'll also have the chance to camp out and see the wonders of the star-lit African sky. This fully-supported and fully inclusive challenge is rounded off with a celebratory dinner in Marrakech.
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For in-depth information on specific activities in specific locations, be it caving in the Peak District or mountain biking in the Dolomites, trekking in the Indian Himalaya or open-water swimming in Norway, see our growing list of Popular Destinations guides - all written by local experts.
Signed up for an event and wondering what to wear - or just need some new kit? Our team of outdoor gear experts are on hand with gear reviews to advise you.
We all like to be challenged. That sense of achievement that can only come from surmounting obstacles and realising goals is what makes us feel alive. The difficulty and severity of some challenges, however, means that we sometimes need an extra push to see us triumphantly over the line.
The events section 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.
Winter walking is a big (but worthwhile) step up from summer walking. Here are some tips on all subjects from avalanche awareness to ropework, starting out to winter clothing, emergencies to footwork on snow and ice, and how to use crampons and ice axes.
Whether you're new to the sport and baffled by all the jargon, or are well used to tieing into the sharp end and looking to advance, there are advice articles in here to help, written by world-class experts from nutritionists to adventurists like Leo Houlding, across all disciplines from bouldering to big-walling.
Training camps have sprung up all over the place to cater to the ever-growing demand from runners, cyclists and triathletes in particular - looking to benefit from high-quality, individual coaching.
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