This brand new four-day ride from Macmillan heads from the famed canals of Venice and via the rolling hills of Tuscany to the historic Italian capital of Rome. It's wonderful cycling featuring breathtaking views, landscapes and landmarks - and you've got time to explore the Eternal City.
Whether it’s 50 or 100k, day or night (or both), countryside, seaside or urban, walking alone or in a team, you’ll remember whichever one of these fantastic challenges you pick forever:
London to Oxford - 21-22 May
Glasgow to Edinburgh - 25-26 June
London to Southend - 9-10 July
In the year which marks the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain, why not help the RAF Benevolent Fund by signing up for one of their charity places in this Dusk Till Dawn race at the Allianz Park Stadium in London. It's a Halloween you won't forget in a hurry!
Do something special by donning a personalised Children in Crisis running vest and taking part in one of the world's greatest marathons to aid some of the world’s most-vulnerable children in countries affected by war. You'll get free training sessions before as well as an exclusive post-race reception.
Dress as Santa (free suit for each adult entrant) and join in the family fun by chasing a Christmas Pudding around two laps of the beautiful gardens and parkland which form Beveridge Park. The 5k route is suitable for all and kids are encouraged to come in fancy dress, with a prize for the best dressed!
Sport climbing is one of five sports which have been recommended for inclusion at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo and you can find out what it's all about with this set of in-depth guides from hugely well respected pro climber Steve McClure as he explains the essentials and looks at the main techniques.
In this era of GPS and maps on your mobile, don't be fooled into thinking it's any less important to know how to read a map and use a compass - it's as vital as it ever was and could save your life, as wildlife presenter, naturalist and Ordnance Survey #GetOutside champion Steve Backshall explains.
Why not give yourself the perfect pre-Christmas boost or kick-start your 2016 training in style with a winter training camp. It's sunny pretty much all year round in Girona and you can pick from cycling, running, duathlon, triathlon and more - with specialist coaching available as required.
Sign up now for a great trekking challenge in the stunning Peak District, one of Britain’s most inspiring National Parks. Pick from 25k, 50k, 75k or 100k routes and enjoy all the facilities in the ‘TrekFest Village’ - showers, camping plots and hot food. Why not bring the family and make a weekend of it!
Halloween falls on a Saturday this year so it's the perfect opportunity to combine fresh air and exercise with some spooky fun for the whole family. Our rapidly-growing list of events features walks and runs over a variety of distances across the UK so there's sure to be something to suit.
If you really want to push the boundaries of ultra running then this is the ultimate event: 156 miles in five to six days in the Sahara Desert. Finishing will be an incredible achievement in itself and you'll be able to walk away with a new slant on life - that you can achieve anything you set your mind to do.
10 miles. 13 iconic bridges. Spectacular views of London. This Diabetes UK walk features all that and more. It's an event for all the family as you cross 13 iconic bridges in the heart of London, finishing with the impressive Tower Bridge. It's just £5 to sign up and children under 12 go free!
The Basque Country, stretching down into Navarra and the western Pyrenees, offers some of the best mountain biking in Europe - ranging from big mountain adventures to technical coastal singletracks. This guide from Doug McDonald gives you the inside track and picks out the highlights.
Cycle with Genesis Research Trust's Patron, Fern Britton, through a timeless landscape on a six-day 360-mile ride to fund much-needed research to prevent premature birth. You'll experience wonderful Scottish hospitality and see stunning scenery and wildlife as you journey from Fort William to Inverness.
Your assignment - if you choose to accept it - is to conquer the Heron Tower, which featured in Skyfall. You'll have unrivalled views of London from the glass-walled staircase of the City of London’s tallest building as you climb almost 1,000 stairs to discover the classified surprise stored at the top! Sign up now for just £25.
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