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.
03 September
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Wednesday 3 September 2014 12.30 PM
Woking, Surrey, UK
Road running3 miles Road running
03 September
Local multi-activity event Content only available to registered users
Wednesday 3 September 2014 01.00 PM
Sleaford, Lincolnshire, UK
Swimming400 metres Swimming Road cycling25 km Road cycling Road running5 km Road running
03 September
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Wednesday 3 September 2014 06.30 PM
Milford, Derbyshire, UK
Fell running2.3 km Fell running
03 September
Local running event Content only available to registered users
Wednesday 3 September 2014 06.30 PM
Milford, Derbyshire, UK
Fell running4.6 km Fell 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.
Striding for Survival
Striding for Survival
Walking in Virginia Water, Surrey, UK - 10 miles on 01 Nov 2014.
Get challenge details
The Big Cycle - London to Paris
The Big Cycle - London to Paris
Road cycling in The Royal Marsden Hospital, Sutton, Surrey, UK - 4 days on 05 Sep 2015.
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Expert advice

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

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.
Mont Blanc Explorer Mont Blanc Explorer
Hill walking in Chamonix, France - 8 days from £799 with G Adventures.
Click here for trip details
Open Water Course Open Water Course
Scuba diving in Egypt - 8 days from £460 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.
Children's Cancer and Leukaemia Group
Sunday 26 April 2015 10.00 AM
London, Greater London, UK
Registration fee £100 registration fee Minimum sponsorship amount £2000 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 42 members Beginners welcome Social meets
Rhayader, Powys, UK
Multi terrain running Road running Trail running Cross-country running
Members 20 members Beginners welcome Social meets
Taunton, Somerset, UK
Road running Trail running