Ballot entries are now closed - so the main way to enter "The London Marathon on Wheels" is by getting a charity place by 8th May. Here you will find charities who have places, their cause & what benefits they offer their cyclists. Plus some are offering FREE registration...
Walk through the night to summit Ben Nevis, cross the Pembrokeshire limestone or climb the South Downs white cliffs, to raise money for BHF’s life-saving research. These unique challenges will put you to the test, but you will be rewarded with a triumphant finish of the sunrise over the sea or the dramatic Scottish Highlands.
For just £30 registration you can abseil down this iconic building which inspired George Orwell's Ministry of Truth in the novel Nineteen Eighty-Four & has featured in Dr Who & Jeeves and Wooster. No experience necessary. Friends & family are welcome to cheer you on.
Cycle with Alzheimer's Society over three days to Belgium and join them for a pint at the Brussels Beer Festival. You’ll travel 379km and take in historic Flanders and beautiful Bruges along the way and make a real difference to the lives of people affected by dementia.
Take on an incredible adventure this summer by climbing Yorkshire's Three Peaks. Covering 25 miles in 12 hours we summit Pen-y-Ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough. It will be physically challenging but incredibly rewarding and you'll be helped every step of the way, with a mountain leader to guide the walk.
Sign up now for £35.
Taking in over 50 of London’s famous landmarks, Nightrider™ is a truly unique way to explore the capital.
Sign up by 15th May for either the 100km or 60km route and be part of the Motivation team on this fun-filled, moonlit ride around the capital's iconic landmarks.
A wild and lively mud run, great for teams, individuals, beginners & seasoned obstacle runners. Get ready to dodge paint guns, run through rivers, crawl under cargo nets & launch yourself down our giant slippery slide to be crowned Willow Warrior 2015!
Don’t miss out on your early bird discount! Entry from £25.
Every mile you cycle and every penny you raise will mean that when a child needs us, we’re there. Together we can rebuild children’s lives and prevent abuse from ruining anymore.
Expert training advice, NSPCC cycling jersey, friendly team support, on-the-day support, Facebook group & more.
This adventure on two wheels will take you to mysterious & enigmatic Burma - a land of rich history, breathtaking scenery & one of the least explored countries in SE Asia.
"What are you waiting for girls? Join me, change your life and make a difference today.” Fern Britton, Patron of Genesis Research Trust.
The fast and flat course in Edinburgh is famed for providing quick times and is the perfect choice for your first half marathon. However you need to hurry as time is running out to book your charity place, with 5K, 10K and team relay options also available over the same weekend.
Enter by 6th of May.
Join the NOMAN Barcelona - Ibiza 2015 challenge that pits two identical boats of amateur rowers in a race head-to-head across 200 miles of the Mediterranean Sea over 3 days. No prior rowing experience is required.
Join us on this diverse, beautiful and demanding trek which takes in the stunning landscapes of southern Wiltshire and features the famous stone circle of Stonehenge. This circular walk covers 25 miles in total over water meadows, high ridges and quiet woodland paths, following medieval trading routes for much of the time.
The ultimate North West trek, traversing the tough, mountainous terrain of the Lake District and conquering 30 peaks in just two days - including Helvellyn. Spectacular Ullswater & Windermere scenery, breakfast onboard a steamer, full support from our dedicated team & medal for each participant.
Join this exclusive #TeamTeenageCancer trip to Morocco which features an exhilarating five-day trek as we travel deep into the Sahara desert. You'll also have the chance to camp out and see the wonders of the star-lit African sky. This fully-supported and fully inclusive challenge is rounded off with a celebratory dinner in Marrakech.
Join the race to change lives with a range of ride distances and venues across the UK and help raise vital funds for people with Parkinson's.
We all like to be challenged. That sense of achievement which can only come from surmounting obstacles and realising goals is what makes us feel alive.
However the difficulty and severity of some challenges means that we sometimes need an extra push to see us triumphantly over the line and what better way to provide that added boost than raising money for a good cause?
Challenges for charity come in all shapes and sizes and the links below should help you take the first steps to realising your goals:
To make the most of your cycling and help you prepare for your upcoming challenge you should try to set and then follow an effective training plan. If you haven't got one yet then take time to read this guide as Sue Jolly talks you through the key principles.
Christina Boxer, who was the first British woman to run 800m in under two minutes, provides a step-by-step guide for those just starting out in the sport. She advocates taking your time to get fit and increasing your training very gradually to maximise the long-term benefits.
Be prepared for your walking challenge with these guides from our team of experts. They feature tips on everything you need to know to get started with hill walking, from planning to group management and courses you could go on to improve your skills.
26 miles is no longer the ultimate distance. Ultra running - essentially running any distance that's longer than a marathon - is becoming increasingly popular, both in the UK and world-wide. Could you trake on an ultra runner challenge? Read our articles in this section to find out what it takes.
A skydive for charity is an event that captures the imagination of potential sponsors unlike any other and we've got all sorts of options available including skydiving courses and world record attempts!
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*ENTRIES CLOSING SOON* Choose a charity, choose a location, choose a distance! A great trekking challenge for all levels of trekkers! Come and be part of something special...
Take on our challenge to the top of Pen Y Fan, the highest peak in South Wales. You'll feel on top of the world as you reach the summit, nearly 3,000ft above sea level.
A truly unforgettable experience for anyone wanting a once-in-a-lifetime journey to the foot of the greatest mountain in the world.
This fantastic 9-day cycling challenge takes us from the vibrant city of Nairobi to the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro.
A once in a lifetime challenge to reach the highest point in the UK – Ben Nevis, and a rewarding way to raise funds to support people living with Parkinson's. Age 16+.
Helping children experience what life has to offer.
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