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 Brecon Beacons run through the centre of South Wales & are the training ground of the SAS providing you with an extreme physical workout & a psychologically taxing challenge crossing the highest peaks in South Wales.
TrekFest The Beacons 13 miles
TrekFest The Beacons 29 miles
TrekFest The Beacons 54 miles
Hike along the steep staircases and crumbling watchtowers of The Great Wall of China on this demanding, but rewarding trek. This once in a lifetime challenge includes five full days hiking along The Great Wall and exploring Beijing and its Forbidden City.
Start your year watching the sun rise from 5895m at the summit of Kilimanjaro!
Join Sue Ryder's Team Incredible and tackle the world's tallest and most iconic freestanding mountain.
A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity on one of the most famous treks in the world.
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.
From Cowes towards the Needles & right around the Isle's stunning coastal path. A Bank Holiday weekend to remember! Jog or run either 106km, 54km or 32km.
Isle of Wight Challenge 32km
Isle of Wight Challenge 54km
Isle of Wight Challenge 106km
With plans in place for a big celebration, the 25th year is set to be the best yet. Awarded the BTF's 'Event of the Year' a remarkable seven times, the Windsor Triathlon is one of the best Olympic distance triathlons in the UK. With 25 years of heritage, the triathlon has stood the test of time with its quality delivery, stunning location and great event village.
NEW CHALLENGE! A Trail of two Cities from the Capital to the historic city of Cambridge. Jog or Run 100km or 50km, with full support & hospitality all the way. 70% off-road.
London 2 Cambridge Challenge - 50km
London 2 Cambridge Challenge - 100km
This is your chance to take on one of the infamously gruelling mountain stages of the Tour de France. The event covers the route of a single stage of the Tour de France, providing an unrivalled opportunity to follow in the footsteps of cycling greats. 2015 will give amateur riders the chance to take on the route of Stage 19 of the 2015 Tour de France.
The Peaks TrekFest routes encompass an impressive network of footpaths & bridleways, beginning & ending in the beautiful Hope Valley. Tents, caravans & camper vans welcome, so bring the family & make a weekend of it!
TrekFest The Peaks 13 miles
TrekFest The Peaks 27 miles
TrekFest The Peaks 54 miles
Elaine Aronson, timeoutdoors' Challenges Editor, outlines the appeal of taking on a tough physical challenge for a good cause.
We all like to be challenged. That sense of achievement that can only come from surmounting obstacles and realising goals is what makes us feel alive. The difficulty and severity of some challenges, however, means that we sometimes need an extra push to see us triumphantly over the line.
What better way, then, to provide that added boost than the knowledge that we are putting ourselves through considerable strain to raise money for a good cause. When donations to a charity close to your heart are dependent on success, you will find the inner strength to run that extra yard, swim that extra stroke and climb that extra foot. Challenges for charity come in all shapes and sizes and you can find further information below on the following:
Challenge yourself in 2015 by taking on the highest peaks in north, mid & south Wales, all within 15 hours! Scale Snowdon, Cadair Idris & Pen-y-Fan: a total distance of 20.35 miles & total ascent of 9,397ft (2,864m)! Teams of 4 + designated driver.
“Fantastically organised event".
Scafell Pike, Helvellyn & Skiddaw are three of the eight 3000ft+ Lake District peaks that you will conquer in just 2 days on this picturesque hiking challenge for Meningitis Now. Fully-qualified mountain leader, highly experienced safety team, accommodation, meals, transport between the peaks & much more included. Register today for just £75.
Saddle up and cycle for Action on Hearing Loss. Follow the Olympic Route and for every mile you pedal you’ll be supporting the 10 million people with hearing loss in the UK.
'Taking part in RideLondon was definitely one of our biggest achievements and the events team at Action on Hearing Loss made it happen...'
Discover a land of ancient temples, golden pagodas & magnificent monasteries where monks collect alms each morning. Taking place in the Shan Mountains where the cool mountain air, pine forests, beautiful landscape & hill tribe villages make it perfect for trekking.
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Watch the last rays of the sun set across the Atlantic Ocean, walk along the edge of the National Park, towards the golden sands of South Tenby Beach & finish with a new dawn.
Inspired by Stephen Sutton and at the request of his family, Teenage Cancer Trust is organising a huge world-record breaking skydiving event this summer. Age 16+.
A popular annual cycling event from Wetherby to Filey along a non-conventional route with a great sporting atmosphere.
A 60 mile ride through pretty villages and lush Spring countryside in Hertfordshire - a landscape of beautiful half-timbered cottages and colourful marketplaces. Age 16+.
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.
The only UK-wide charity making a daily difference to the lives of people with cystic fibrosis, and those who care for them.
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