Challenges for beginners

Challenges for beginners

Your first charity challenge? We're here to help

Signing up for your first challenge can sometimes be a daunting process but this section is specifically designed to help you make that first step. These challenges - fully sortable by date and region - are ideally suited to beginners and we've also got plenty of fundraising tips and expert advice.  

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Team challenges

Escape the office and bond with friends or work colleagues

Sign up for the team challenge that will test your limits and create life-long bonds with your family, friends, and new teammates. In team challenges you must be part of a group taking part, whether you all sign up together or get matched up. The amplified excitement of training, preparation, and challenging yourself as a tight-knit team is a life-changing experience.


The Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge

24 miles, three summits, one epic challenge

The Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge is a 24-mile circular walk that climbs the iconic hills of Pen-y-ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough in one classic route.

Download our FREE GUIDE to find out everything you need to know including guides to each peak, detailed route information, useful maps and apps, kit list, training advice, FAQs and how to organise your challenge.

Challenge walks

Distances from 20km to 100km or more

Challenge walks in the UK are as diverse as the country's landscape itself. Walking challenges range from anything over half marathon distance - over 13 miles - right up to ultra challenges that take place over a single day, weekend or even longer.


Charity treks

Head into the wilds for a good cause

Trekking can be hard going at times, but the rewards are immense. You'll be able to find a trek for any fitness level, and virtually none of these challenges require any technical skills - just an appropriate level of fitness! Find the most popular charity trek destinations via the links below.



What's your goal?

Be inspired & stay motivated

Whether you're trying to get healthier, want to take on a personal challenge or achieve something amazing in memory of a loved one, there are many reasons to set yourself a personal goal.

Our Goals section showcases inspiring members of our community and their personal goals. Get inspired to take on a new challenge and set your goal to keep motivated!