Guide Dogs for the Blind Association

Guide Dogs provide life-changing freedom and mobility to blind and partially sighted people.

For over 75 years Guide Dogs has been providing trained guide dogs for thousands of blind and partially-sighted people - bringing independence, mobility & freedom to their lives. We campaign for equal rights for visually-impaired people and influence policies & legislation. Our research includes opthalmic research projects & in-house canine research which provides sound scientific evidence on which our services are based. We want a world where blind & partially sighted people can enjoy the same freedom of movement as everyone else.

Registered no: 209617
Category: Disability - sight

Featured challenges...

Major event
Major event
Road running 10 km Road running
London, Greater London, UK UK
| Sign up for £30
A great race presented by the London Marathon with Buckingham Palace providing the backdrop for start and finish. Age 16+.
Major event
Major event
Road running 13.1 miles Road running
Edinburgh, Scotland - Lothian, UK UK
| Sign up for £30
*ENTER BY 6 MAY* The half marathon course follows the route of the marathon course and is fast and flat so great if it's your first half marathon or you're looking for a personal best. Age 17+.
Major event
Major event
Road cycling 100 miles Road cycling
London to Surrey, Greater London, UK UK
| Sign up for £49
SECURE YOUR CHARITY PLACE TODAY IN "THE LONDON MARATHON ON WHEELS". Find charities who have places, their cause, what benefits they offer their cyclists... (Age 18+).
Major event
Major event
Triathlon 1 days Triathlon
London, Greater London, UK UK
| Sign up for £45
*ENTER BY 12 JULY* The world's largest & most iconic triathlon. 4 distances: Super Sprint, Sprint, Olympic & Olympic Plus. Individual/team. Age 17+. (Youth triathlon age 15/16).
Major event
Major event
Road running 13.1 miles Road running
Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, UK UK
| Sign up for £20
SECURE YOUR CHARITY PLACE TODAY IN THE WORLD'S BIGGEST HALF MARATHON. Age 17+. Also 1.5k mini run (age 3-8) & 4k junior run (age 9-16).
Guide Dogs for the Blind Association
Guide Dogs for the Blind Association
Multi-activity 10 hours Multi-activity
Coniston, Cumbria, UK UK
| Sign up for £60
Your team will conquer the Old Man of Coniston, mountain bike through the forest of Grizedale and kayak on Coniston Water within 10 hours! Followed by an evening of celebrations.

Other UK and overseas challenges...

Displaying results 1-10 (of 100)
 |<  < 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10  >  >| 
Road cycling 4 days Road cycling
Scotland, Wales, Ireland and England, UK UK
| Sign up for £150
Tackle 100 miles a day through 4 countries in 4 days. High adrenaline circular route powers through Scotland, Wales, Ireland & England and is not for the faint hearted.
Parachuting 13500 feet Parachuting
UK wide, UK UK
| Sign up for £50
The perfect way to experience the exhilaration of a freefall whilst being fastened to a qualified instructor. Freefall for 40 seconds, reach speeds of 120mph with 5 minutes under the parachute.
Multi-activity 100 miles Multi-activity
Bowness-on-Solway, UK UK
| Sign up for £99
The route leads us through some of England's most spectacular scenery, covering the entire length of the impressive Hadrian's Wall in just 3 days.
Trekking 84 miles Trekking
Bowness on Solway, UK UK
| Sign up for £99
This beautiful trek takes us through some of the most beautiful scenery in England, along the entirety of Hadrian's wall from one side of the country to the other.
Cycle touring 5 days Cycle touring
Milan, Italy
| Sign up for £149
A tough 240 mile cycle from the splendour of Milan, taking in breathtaking mountain climbs and stunning coastal vistas, all the way to the magnificence of Monaco.
Hill walking 2 days Hill walking
Lake District, Cumbria, UK UK
| Sign up for £55
A weekend hill-walking challenge taking on 5 of the Lake District's toughest peaks including Scafell Pike - England's highest mountain. Stunning views over the Lake District.
Trekking 18 km Trekking
Fort William, UK UK
| Sign up for £99
This fantastic challenge gives you the opportunity to climb Britain's highest mountain, which stands at a magnificent 1,344m high, towering over the picturesque town of Fort William.
Walking 106 km Walking
West Cowes, Isle of Wight, UK UK
| Sign up for £49
From Cowes towards the Needles & right around the Isle's stunning coastal path. A Bank Holiday weekend to remember! Walk, jog or run either 106km, 54km or 32km.
Trail running 54 km Trail running
West Cowes, Isle of Wight, UK UK
| Sign up for £39
From Cowes towards the Needles & right around the Isle's stunning coastal path. A Bank Holiday weekend to remember! Walk, jog or run either 106km, 54km or 32km.
Walking 32 km Walking
West Cowes, Isle of Wight, UK UK
| Sign up for £29
From Cowes towards the Needles & right around the Isle's stunning coastal path. A Bank Holiday weekend to remember! Walk, jog or run either 106km, 54km or 32km.
Displaying results 1-10 (of 100)
 |<  < 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10  >  >| 

Advertisement

Search challenges

Information for charities

Find out more about featuring your challenge events on timeoutdoors.

Advertisement