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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 August
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Wednesday 20 August 2014 06.45 PM
Coventry, West Midlands, UK
Road running5 miles Road running
20 August
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Wednesday 20 August 2014 06.45 PM
Bishopbriggs, Lanarkshire, UK
Road running1.5 km Road running
20 August
Local multi-activity event Content only available to registered users
Wednesday 20 August 2014 07.00 PM
Weymouth, Dorset, UK
Swimming1 km Swimming Road running5 km Road running
20 August
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Wednesday 20 August 2014 07.00 PM
Bishopbriggs, Lanarkshire, UK
Road running4 miles 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.
Cycle Kerala, India
Cycle Kerala, India
Mountain biking in Kerala, India - 9 days on 16 Oct 2015.
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Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon
Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon
Road running in Royal Parks, London, Greater London, UK - 13.1 miles on 12 Oct 2014.
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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.
Everest & Gokyo Lakes Everest & Gokyo Lakes
Trekking in Nepal - 22 days from £1225 with Nepal Uncovered.
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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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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.
Home-Start UK
Sunday 12 October 2014 09.00 AM Suitable for beginners Beginners Juniors welcome U18s
Royal Parks, London, Greater London, UK
Registration fee £25 registration fee Minimum sponsorship amount £375 sponsorship
Kidneys for Life
Sunday 10 May 2015 10.00 AM Suitable for teams Teams Suitable for beginners Beginners Juniors welcome U18s
Manchester, Greater Manchester, UK
Registration fee £38 registration fee Minimum sponsorship amount £120 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 20 members Beginners welcome Social meets
Taunton, Somerset, UK
Road running Trail running
Members 30 members Beginners welcome Juniors welcome Social meets
Baclaran, Parañaque City, Philippines
Mountaineering Rock climbing Trekking