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.
26 October
Local multi-activity event Content only available to registered users
Sunday 26 October 2014 08.00 AM
Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, UK
Road running5 km Road running Road cycling27 km Road cycling Road running5 km Road running
26 October
Local multi-activity event Content only available to registered users
Sunday 26 October 2014 08.00 AM
Totnes, Devon, UK
Road running10 km Road running Road cycling40 km Road cycling Cross-country running5 km Cross-country running
26 October
Local multi-activity event Content only available to registered users
Sunday 26 October 2014 08.00 AM
East Grinstead, West Sussex, UK
Swimming500 metres Swimming Road running5 km Road running
26 October
Local multi-activity event Content only available to registered users
Sunday 26 October 2014 08.00 AM
Walton Hill, Worcestershire, UK
Road running5 km Road running Road cycling25 km Road cycling 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.
5-day Africa cycle challenge for 'Giving Africa'
5-day Africa cycle challenge for 'Giving Africa'
Cycle touring in Ouagadougou, BurkinaFaso - 8 days on 26 Jan 2015.
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Spaghetti Western 5 day Horse Trek
Spaghetti Western 5 day Horse Trek
Horse trekking in Andalusia, Spain - 5 days on 11 Oct 2015.
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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.
Dolomites Local Living & Trekking Dolomites Local Living & Trekking
Trekking in Bolzano, Italy - 8 days from £799 with G Adventures.
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Walking in the Algarve Walking in the Algarve Suitable for beginners
Walking in Algarve, Portugal - 4 days from €229 with Activity Algarve.
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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.
Children in Crisis
Sunday 26 April 2015 10.00 AM
London, Greater London, UK
Registration fee £100 registration fee Minimum sponsorship amount £1700 sponsorship
The Neuroblastoma Society
Sunday 13 September 2015 Suitable for teams Teams Suitable for beginners Beginners Juniors welcome U18s
Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, UK
Registration fee £25 registration fee Minimum sponsorship amount £300 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