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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.
23 October
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Thursday 23 October 2014 06.45 PM
Salford, Greater Manchester, UK
Multi terrain running2 km Multi terrain running
23 October
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Thursday 23 October 2014 06.45 PM
Salford, Greater Manchester, UK
Multi terrain running5 km Multi terrain running
24 October
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Friday 24 October 2014 07.00 AM
Liphook, Hampshire, UK
Multi terrain running52 miles Multi terrain running Multi terrain running44 miles Multi terrain running Multi terrain running35 miles Multi terrain running
24 October
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Friday 24 October 2014 07.00 PM
Ayr, Ayrshire, UK
Track running3 km Track 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.
Himalayas Trek and Autism Project Challenge
Himalayas Trek and Autism Project Challenge
Trekking in Indian Himalayas, India - 12 days on 24 Apr 2015.
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Parkinson's UK Spooky Sprint Hop Farm - 5K
Parkinson's UK Spooky Sprint Hop Farm - 5K
Multi terrain running in Paddock Wood, Tonbridge, Kent, UK - 5 km on 15 Nov 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.
Thai Sailing Adventure - Koh Phi Phi to Phuket Thai Sailing Adventure - Koh Phi Phi to Phuket
Yacht sailing in Phi Phi Island, Thailand - 4 days from £375 with G Adventures.
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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.
Children in Crisis
Sunday 26 April 2015 10.00 AM
London, Greater London, UK
Registration fee £100 registration fee Minimum sponsorship amount £1700 sponsorship
Arthritis Care
Sunday 12 April 2015 09.00 AM Suitable for teams Teams
Brighton, East Sussex, UK
Registration fee £0 registration fee Minimum sponsorship amount £500 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