timeoutdoors

#FreeYourself: get active outdoors

Whether you want to get some fresh air with the kids, spend time with friends or colleagues or find your next personal challenge, getting active outdoors is great for the mind, body and soul.

We have over 10,000 listings of things to do, places to go and clubs to join plus expert advice to help you on your way - all free to access. Quickly find your fix using the search or browse around for some inspiration.

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Places

Places

NEW! Active destinations

Great Britain is blessed with some of the very best places to get active outdoors: from rugged mountains to deserted beaches, verdant forests to crystal clear lakes and rivers.

In this expanding section, we'll explore the best of these places to get active outdoors - starting with our home county of Yorkshire.

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Clubs

Outdoor clubs

1,500+ activity clubs & groups

Love the outdoors? Want to meet up with new people? Let us help you find a local club or group of like-minded people who share your passion for getting active outdoors. It's a great way to learn, explore new places and get support - plus it brings a whole new social life!

Find a club near you then go along for a trial session before joining up just to make sure it's right for you.

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Barcelona Half Marathon

Barcelona Half Marathon

Take on one of the most attractive half marathon routes in Europe. Fast, flat and and the perfect temperature to achieve that PB!
Update: 15 November
Vélo Birmingham & Midlands

Vélo Birmingham & Midlands

An unforgettable 100-mile route on completely closed roads for 15,000 riders through the Midlands countryside!
Update: 14 November
Take on a Christmas fun run

Take on a Christmas fun run

With Christmas just around the corner, we look at the festive fun runs you can enjoy with family & friends!
Update: 14 November
Performance cycling training

Performance cycling training

Take on the French Alps, the Pyrenees or head to Tenerife, a favourite training location of many a Tour de France winner.
Update: 13 November
Blenheim Palace Triathlon

Blenheim Palace Triathlon

The 2nd largest triathlon in the UK is the season opener and is a firmly established must-do event for any triathlete.
Update: 13 November
Hampton Court Half Marathon

Hampton Court Half Marathon

A flat, fast, visually interesting course which borders the river-side grounds of the stunning Hampton Court Palace!
Update: 13 November
Beginner triathlon camps

Beginner triathlon camps

Triathlon on your list for 2019? Accelerate your progress and join a training camp, run by experienced coaches.
Update: 12 November
Active winter holidays

Active winter holidays

From warm-weather training in the Balearics to multi-activity holidays in Thailand, get active in the winter sun!
Update: 12 November
Kayaking in Scandinavia

Kayaking in Scandinavia

7-day adventure where you'll explore Scandinavia's Saint Anna Archipelago and camp in the beautiful wilderness!
Update: 12 November
Winter escape to Croatia

Winter escape to Croatia

See the beauty and taste the delicacies of the Zagreb region. Stunning national parks & experience the famous Christmas market.
Update: 9 November
Cycle in the Costa Blanca

Cycle in the Costa Blanca

A long-weekend of cycling in southern Spain, where you'll be treated to exhilarating routes & beautiful scenery!
Update: 9 November
Channel Row Challenge

Channel Row Challenge

Row the English Channel to the International Separation Zone across the busiest shipping lanes in the world!
Update: 8 November
5 best UK beginner marathons

5 best UK beginner marathons

Your first marathon is more than just a race, it’s a chapter in your running story that’ll stay with you forever!
Update: 8 November
Peak District Challenge

Peak District Challenge

Take a figure of 8 through this stunning National Park with its gritstone crags, rolling dales, millstone relics and more!
Update: 8 November
Urban summit this December

Urban summit this December

Ascend to the summit of London's Cheesegrater and experience the stunning views of London! An exhilarating challenge!
Update: 7 November
London Landmarks Half

London Landmarks Half

Join St Joseph's Hospice on what promises to be a blast of a run on closed roads via most iconic landmarks the capital has to offer!
Update: 7 November
Ride Africa - Kenya

Ride Africa - Kenya

Experience stunning Kenyan wildlife in their natural habitat as you cycle a dazzling 500km through Africa in 2019!
Update: 7 November
The Big Half Marathon

The Big Half Marathon

Join PCRC and receive a technical t-shirt, supporter merchandise, weekly emails and helpful fundraising guides!
Update: 6 November
Top 5 winter training camps

Top 5 winter training camps

Kick start your winter training with some sun. From cycling to trail running, we’ve got the training holiday for you!
Update: 6 November
North Derbyshire Sportive

North Derbyshire Sportive

From 40km to 160km of beautiful road cycling in the Peak District - enjoy gorgeous scenery and challenging hills!
Update: 6 November