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Charity challenges

Our full range of charity fundraising challenges, both in the UK and overseas.

Challenges for charity come in all shapes and sizes and the links below should help you take the first steps to realising your goals. Walking, running and cycling are the three main categories - both in the UK and overseas - and we've also got plenty of more 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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Fundraising ideas

Lots of handy tips and advice to help you reach your fundraising targets.

Featured challenges

Pyrenees Coast to Coast Cycle

Cycle the mountains made famous by the Tour de France! This prestigious and extremely tough cycling challenge sees us riding the length of the Pyrenees from the Atlantic to the Mediterranean.

Hadrians Wall Hike

Take on a challenging hike along the world famous Hadrians Wall. Tackling the toughest 9-mile stretch, you won't only have a fantastic day out & leave with great memories, you'll also help save lives.

Trek the Himalayas

Enjoy awe-inspiring views of the mighty Himalayan Annapurnas, some of the highest peaks in the world, without trekking at high altitudes!

Trek Ladakh and Stok Kangri

The stunning Ladakh region is home to magnificent panoramas of sweeping plains & snow-capped peaks. Our goal is to summit the majestic Stok Kangri, to see a fantastic sunrise over the Himalayas.

Jurassic Coast Weekend

Not only do you get stunning coastline views all along this weekend trek, but visit St Alban's Head, the impressive Globe, Durdle door and so much more, all in one weekend.


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WaterAid transforms lives by improving access to safe water, sanitation and hygiene in the world’s poorest communities.

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