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!
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.
Transition is often considered the fourth discipline in triathlon and Intelligent Triathlon Training's Mark Pearce has put together an invaluable resource which uses video footage to focus on improving every aspect, which should enable you to save plenty of time over whatever distance you are racing.
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.
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
Jenna Meeking is our latest recruit and started her new role this week as our Challenges Manager. She's trekking in Snowdonia this weekend but before heading to Wales she took time to write an introductory blog, featuring Kilimanjaro treks and many other fundraising insights.
Be quick to snap up a place for Meningitis Now at this incredibly popular and world-class cycling event. It's a rare opportunity to ride 100 miles with 25,000 others on closed roads through the capital next July. A cycling jersey, drinks, catering, post-race reception and sports massage are all included.
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.
Your assignment - if you choose to accept it - is to conquer the Heron Tower, which is featured in Skyfall. You'll have unrivalled views of London from the glass-walled staircase at the City of London’s tallest building as you climb almost 1,000 stairs! Sign up for this sponsored stair climb now for just £25.
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.
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.
Training for a marathon - or any distance - isn't just about the ideal physical preparation. Andy Barton, one of the UK's leading mental performance coaches, explains why the mental aspect is arguably just as important:
A weekend packed with a tough physical challenges and awesome entertainment as you combine a mud-run/obstacle course with a headline music festival. You can take part in a team or go it alone as you run, jump, climb and swim over a range of distances - and it's all in aid of the the RAF Benevolent Fund.
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