Join The Children's Trust for this unique challenge as 300 cyclists ride a 65 or 80 mile route starting from London Greenwich Royal Park along the Pilgrim’s Way and through the beautiful Kent countryside to Canterbury. It's fully supported, features transport options, an exclusive after party and great team discounts.
There are more than 20 airfield destinations across the UK where you can take part in a Tandem Skydive for Variety and with fully qualified and experienced parachuters, you’re in very safe hands. You'll be supported every step of the way with your fundraising needs so sign up now to experience the thrill of jumping out of a plane at 10,000ft!
Test your strength and stamina with our hike across the Pyrenees from France into Spain as you retrace the notoriously dangerous but beautiful escape route of British and Allied Service men during WWII. We're looking for 10 enthusiastic hikers to take part in a unique challenge to help raise money for an extremely worthwhile cause.
Join us for four beautiful circular rides through the New Forest, and help raise vital funds for Orchid.
The shortest option at 15 miles follows relatively flat forest tracks and is nearly all traffic-free which makes it ideal for the whole family - entry just £9.50 adults / £3.50 kids.
This is one of the more interesting ways to get from Paris to London, with this special event designed to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain while celebrating revolutionary British engineering as the RAF Benevolent Fund hosts the Brompton Bicycle Challenge. The trip includes your hotels, support vehicles and more.
If you're looking for a new challenge for 2015, then The Children's Trust are recruiting daredevils to join them for an abseil of Guildford Cathedral. You can sign up for this adrenaline-pumping 160-feet abseil from the highest point of the Cathedral for just £25 for individuals or £20 each when you enter a team of five.
Challenge yourself to one of the toughest mountain treks that the UK has to offer as you climb 24 peaks in a weekend for the British Heart Foundation. Choose between the dramatic landscapes of the Lake District, the spectacular scenery of the Scottish Highlands or the rugged beauty of Snowdonia, all of which are fully supported.
Join Heart Research UK in the spectacular Yorkshire countryside and take on the 25 mile Three Peaks Challenge - featuring Pen-y-ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough - or the less strenuous 16 mile Valleys walk and raise as much as you can to help people live healthier, happier and longer lives.
Now in its 26th year, the Italian Job is a motoring adventure on four wheels. Make new friends and explore new places as you enjoy this lifetime experience. And at the same time raise money to help Variety purchase Sunshine coaches for disabled and disadvantaged children in the UK – 'Wheels for Wheels'.
It's the best-known marathon in the world and with ballot entries now closed for next year's race, the main way to enter the 2016 Virgin Money London Marathon is by getting a charity place. It's got it all - professional competitors, enthusiastic amateurs, ridiculous costumes, worthy causes and lots of TV cameras - so sign up now!
The Royal British Legion is proud to again be involved with this hugely popular event which sees you run through four of London's best-loved Royal Parks and is one of the highlights of the UK running calendar. It's a great day out for spectators as well as participants and you'll get a personalised Team Legion vest.
This 10-day challenge sees you cover 440km as you cycle through breathtaking scenery to the most southern tip of Africa. On the way you'll head through the famous Garden Route, take a cable car to the top of Table Mountain and be able to enjoy optional tours such as a visit to historic Robben Island or a trip to Cape of Good Hope.
The Broadgate Tower in central London stands tall at 541 feet and you can be one of the first 100 people to abseil down it by signing up for this challenge for Orchid.
No experience is necessary and all equipment and instruction will be provided on the day by professional instructors.
It's the world's biggest half marathon and with good reason so sign up now to join 57,000 others on an iconic route around Newcastle which will be lined by thousands of supporters. Ballot entries are now closed but limited charity places are still available, with mini and junior runs also taking place over the weekend.
Challenges for charity come in all shapes and sizes and the links below should help you take the first steps to realising your goals. Walking, running and cycling are the three main categories - both in the UK and overseas - and we've also got plenty of more specific sections such as family-friendly challenges, women-only ones, team-building opportunities or challenges geared towards beginners.
Help with choosing a charity and tips for fundraising are also covered and once you've picked your challenge be sure to consult our team of experts who walk you through everything from the kit you'll need through to training plans and nutrition.
A selection of challenges which are ideally suited to a group or team.
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The NSPCC Tour of the Cotswolds is a pro-tour style, 148-mile, multi-stage sportive that will put YOU at the very heart of the action.
This amazing 10-day challenge combines exhilarating adventure with 5-star luxury and is an incredible chance to experience the magnificent Great Wall in style!
Our London to Eastbourne multi-terrain bike ride is an exciting new event aimed at cyclists who want to experience an off road ride without all the tough challenges.
Experience the awe-inspiring Great Wall of China, whilst putting your endurance to the test! This challenge is tough but hugely rewarding, with breathtaking scenery all the way.
This tough trek takes you across the high ridges & rolling hills of the South Downs, walking day & night until you finish on England's highest chalk sea cliff, Beachy Head.
Merging in Spring 2015, we will become the largest dedicated breast cancer research charity in the UK.
Information for charities and challenge organisers about promoting challenge events on timeoutdoors.