What's your goal?

What's your goal?

Be inspired & stay motivated

There's nothing like real people with real goals to get you buzzing. In our Goals section we showcase inspiring members of our community and their plans for getting active.

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

Be inspired with a new challenge, tripevent or course and set your goal to keep motivated! There's something for everyone.
 

My 3rd marathon major!

My 3rd marathon major!

Mel Wilkinson

Chicago Marathon

My goal is to run the Chicago Marathon in October 2018. I ran London in 2016 in 5:55:57...

Run Thomas Run

Run Thomas Run

12 half marathons - 12 months!

I was sat at home wondering what I could challenge myself with for the upcoming year. I...

From Parkrun to Half Marathon

From Parkrun to Half Marathon

Tom Suttill

Sheffield Half Marathon

My goal is to transition from Parkrun to half marathon distance over the next 6 months,...

My first MTB event

My first MTB event

Alastair Walters

South Downs Spring Ride

Just looking forward to riding a new part of the downs and enjoying the challenge of...

My first marathon!

My first marathon!

Karen Martin

London Marathon

I shall be taking part in memory of my younger brother James (Jimbo), who devastated...

One day, 26 miles!

One day, 26 miles!

South Downs Trekathon

26 miles in one day in under 10 hours. It's not only a great personal challenge but we...

Challenge your limits

Challenge your limits

Natasha Hawkins

National Three Peaks Challenge

I am doing this challenge in memory of my partner Mathew Rees who sadly passed away...

My first triathlon

My first triathlon

Maltby Sprint Triathlon

My goal is to complete a sprint triathlon before age overtakes me. I'm 62 in January. I...

To Hull and back

To Hull and back

Humber Bridge Half Marathon

This is my first half marathon. I enjoy running but have never done a proper event.

My first half marathon

My first half marathon

Birmingham Half Marathon

I'm running the Birmingham Half Marathon this year to keep fit and challenge myself. I...

My first over night trekking experience!

My first over night trekking experience!

Glasgow to Edinburgh Trek

I have done a few treks now but not overnight so this one is going to be tiring but fun.

12 months, 12 challenges!

12 months, 12 challenges!

A challenge every month in 2018

My goal is to complete a different event/distance each month. To keep fit since leaving...

1st one!

1st one!

Clair Cains

Malvern Hills Trail Half Marathon

To finish in a decent time!

As many 10k runs before 70th birthday

As many 10k runs before 70th birthday

Alan Mcmullan

70 years of age this year

My goal is when I'm 70 in October to match last times in 10K runs to encourage my...

Running my dream run

Running my dream run

Great North Run

Can't wait to do my first ever Great North Run. It's been a dream of mine for a while.

My very first marathon

My very first marathon

Kimberly Thomas

London Marathon

This is my very first marathon. I'm doing it myself, for support my friends will be...

Climbing Clowns 2018 charity event

Climbing Clowns 2018 charity event

Follow the Seagulls

This will be Climbing Clowns latest venture.

Quinny takes on the hills

Quinny takes on the hills

Malvern Hills Half Marathon

I have done several half marathons, but this is my first off-road. I am looking to...

My first 10K

My first 10K

James Skillern

Across The Divide (South Downs)

First event of 10K. Previous events limited to 5K. Preparation for the Bure Valley walk...

Getting back into it

Getting back into it

Lisa Weaver

First half marathon since back operation

My goal is to run a few more half marathons slow and steady as long as my back hold out.

Smash the blisters

Smash the blisters

100km Ultra Walk

This my first long distance walk. I want to see if I can push myself to complete it.

I said I'd stop fundraising but...

I said I'd stop fundraising but...

Geoffrey Hill

Cateran Yomp 2018

For a personal challenge and to have a goal to aim for to get fit.

Inspired to run for children with cancer

Inspired to run for children with cancer

John Longstaff

London Marathon 2018

I am running in the 2018 Virgin London Marathon for Children with Cancer UK because I...

Nikita's mountain mission

Nikita's mountain mission

Nikita J Matu

TrekFest The Peaks 50km

I am raising money for The Children's Heart Surgery Fund and I would like to at least...

1st ever trail run!

1st ever trail run!

Jacqui Hurley-Peet

Santa Dash 4 Mile Trail Race

I’ve done races of all distances over the last 3 years, I’m far from fast but I hate...

Got the running bug

Got the running bug

Malcolm Oldham

10Ks, halves & marathon

Take part in my first competitive 10km run and second marathon. (Photo courtesy of...

First ever proper run

First ever proper run

Megan Watson

Great North Run

This is my first ever proper run - I’m determined to do it!!

In memory of my Dad

In memory of my Dad

Kev Howland

Great North Run

This will be my first half marathon. I normally run 5 or 10k runs and never signed up...