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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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Featured challenges

Henley to Oxford - 50km night trek

Our hardcore 50K trek is the ultimate challenge event. You'll start walking at 9.30pm through dark woods and along dark paths. Age 16+.

Charity Tandem Skydive

Strapped to a highly qualified tandem instructor you will jump from 10000ft falling at around 120mph. No previous experience necessary & it takes just 20 mins to be trained to make the jump! Age 16+.

Cambridge 100

A circular 100m bike ride through Cambridgeshire, Lincolnshire & towards the Norfolk coast + refreshments. Only £24 to enter & raise what you can for the Prostate Cancer Research Centre.

Ben Nevis Weekend Trek

Experience the enchantment, history and remoteness of the Scottish Highlands in 1 weekend. Summiting Ben Nevis, the 'Mountain of Heaven', is truly a memorable achievement.

TrekFest The Peaks - 75km

Choose a charity, choose a location, choose a distance! A great trekking challenge for all levels of trekkers! Come and be part of something special...


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Arthritis Research UK

Working to take the pain away from people living with all forms of arthritis.

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