The blog of timeoutdoors' Founder and Managing Director, Andrew Risbey, featuring customer news and analysis, website highlights and updates on his personal challenge for 2014.
 
 
 
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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.
20 September
Charity cycling challenge Charity fundraising required
Saturday 20 September 2014
London to Brighton, Greater London, UK
Road cycling100 km Road cycling
20 September
Local multi-activity event Content only available to registered users
Saturday 20 September 2014
Horsham, West Sussex, UK
Swimming200 metres Swimming Trail running5 km Trail running
20 September
Local multi-activity event Content only available to registered users
Saturday 20 September 2014
Kendal, Cumbria, UK
Swimming100 metres Swimming Trail running1200 metres Trail running
20 September
Local multi-activity event Content only available to registered users
Saturday 20 September 2014
Kendal, Cumbria, UK
Swimming200 metres Swimming Trail running2000 metres Trail 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.
The Blindfold Run - 10k or 5k
The Blindfold Run - 10k or 5k
Road running in Queen Elizabeth Park, London, Greater London, UK - 10 km on 02 Nov 2014. 25% off registration fee
Get challenge details
Cycle Kerala, India
Cycle Kerala, India
Mountain biking in Kerala, India - 9 days on 16 Oct 2015.
Get challenge details

Expert advice

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

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.
Everest & Gokyo Lakes Everest & Gokyo Lakes
Trekking in Nepal - 22 days from £1225 with Nepal Uncovered.
Click here for trip details
Costa Rica Kayaking Adventure Costa Rica Kayaking Adventure
Sea kayaking in San Jose, Costa Rica - 9 days from £399 with G Adventures.
Click here for trip details

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.
Action on Hearing Loss
Sunday 26 April 2015 10.00 AM
London, Greater London, UK
Registration fee £50 registration fee Minimum sponsorship amount £1850 sponsorship
Young Epilepsy
Sunday 12 April 2015 09.00 AM Suitable for teams Teams
Brighton, East Sussex, UK
Registration fee £25 registration fee Minimum sponsorship amount £550 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 3 members Beginners welcome Juniors welcome Social meets
Bristol, Somerset, UK
Multi terrain running Trail running Road running
Members 42 members Beginners welcome Social meets
Rhayader, Powys, UK
Multi terrain running Road running Trail running Cross-country running