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.
29 July
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Tuesday 29 July 2014 07.00 PM
Lincoln, Lincolnshire, UK
Road running1 km Road running
29 July
Local multi-activity event Content only available to registered users
Tuesday 29 July 2014 07.00 PM
Richmond, Greater London, UK
Swimming1250 metres Swimming Trail running10 km Trail running
29 July
Local multi-activity event Content only available to registered users
Tuesday 29 July 2014 07.00 PM
Richmond, Greater London, UK
Swimming750 metres Swimming Trail running5 km Trail running
29 July
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Tuesday 29 July 2014 07.00 PM
Preston, Lancashire, 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.
Climb For Africa - Kilimanjaro
Climb For Africa - Kilimanjaro
Trekking in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania - 10 days on 12 Feb 2015.
Get challenge details
Cycle Burkina Faso
Cycle Burkina Faso
Cycle touring in Ouagadougou, BurkinaFaso - 8 days on 26 Jan 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.
Ashville College
Ashville College
Harrogate is the perfect place to stay to make the most of the Tour de France when it arrives in...
Pubs and hotels - Harrogate
2 nights B&B plus BBQ for £87 per person - get voucher for details

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.
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
Egyptian Desert Safari Egyptian Desert Safari
Wildlife & nature in Egypt - 7 days from £495 with Egypt Uncovered.
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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.
Parkinson's UK
Sunday 12 October 2014
York, North Yorkshire, UK
Registration fee £0 registration fee Minimum sponsorship amount £450 sponsorship
St Mungo's Broadway
Saturday 2 August 2014 Suitable for beginners Beginners Juniors welcome U18s
London, Greater London, UK
Registration fee £50 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 30 members Beginners welcome Juniors welcome Social meets
Baclaran, Parañaque City, Philippines
Mountaineering Rock climbing Trekking
Members 100 members Beginners welcome Juniors welcome Social meets
Blackwood, Gwent, UK
Track running Cross-country running