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Charity challenges and events

Challenges for charity come in all shapes and sizes - there are lots of upcoming Halloween and Christmas fun runs and walks for the whole family as well as the pick of some epic 2016 treks, runs and bike rides across the UK and overseas.

We've also got plenty of specific sections such as family-friendly challenges, women-only ones, team-building opportunities or challenges geared towards beginners.

Help with choosing a charity and tips for fundraising are also covered and once you've picked your challenge be sure to consult our team of experts who walk you through everything from the kit you'll need through to training plans and nutrition.

Team challenges

A selection of challenges which are ideally suited to a group or team.

Challenges for beginners

Don't worry if this is your first charity challenge - we're here to help.

Women's charity challenges

If you are searching for women-only options then check out these options.

Find a charity

Browse our charity listings to find the right one for your challenge.

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Featured challenges

Mont Blanc Ascent

At 4810m, Mont Blanc is the highest mountain in the Alps. Learn crampon, rope & ice-axe techniques, complete training routes on smaller peaks before summiting Mont Blanc.

Cycle Burma

This challenge will take you to mysterious & enigmatic Burma - a land of rich history & breathtaking scenery. An unforgettable, once in a lifetime experience.

Tough Mudder - London West (Sat)

Experience the rush of Tough Mudder's new course with first-timers & legionnaires alike. The course promises undulation, thick mud & a gauntlet of world-class obstacles to test your mental grit.

The Royal British Legion Major Series - Scotland Major

The Royal British Legion Major Series isn’t just a muddy challenge, but an experience like no other. Whatever your age or fitness, throw yourself into a world of epic obstacles & tricky terrain!

Virgin Money London Marathon

Mention distance running & think marathon. Mention marathon & think London. Professional competitors, enthusiastic amateurs & worthy causes - it can only mean one thing!



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St Mungo's Broadway

We believe people can - and do - recover from the issues that cause homelessness.

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Information for charities about promoting challenge events on timeoutdoors.