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Challenge Events

Enjoy exercise and the great outdoors? A challenge event could be for you. There is a challenge event for everyone, regardless of age or ability.

Put on your trainers, dive into a swimming pool or get on your bike for Arrhythmia Alliance; the options are endless. Look through our list of challenge events taking place in the UK for inspiration or why not create your own challenge.


Why not celebrate our tenth year with one of our Top Ten Challenges…

  1. Pick a challenge
  2. Ask your friends to join you
  3. Tell us about it, so that we can tell everyone else and provide more info/advice, by emailing fundraising@heartrhythmcharity.org.uk / or calling 01789 867501
  4. Register with the challenge website (If you can’t see us on there, please call us before registering)
  5. Choose self-funded or challenge for free
  6. Download your sponsor form


* Featured Event *

Skydive Guinness World Record Attempt 

On 20 June 2015, Skydive UK Ltd are holding an official Guinness World Record attempt so Arrhythmia Alliance is looking for brave fundraisers to jump in tandem with other fundraisers over a 24 hour period!


Download an information pack now or visit Skydive UK for more information and to register

*Top Ten Challenge Events*


WHAT! British 10k London Run

WHEN: 12 July 2015

                                             WHERE: London

Run the World’s Greatest Route through the heart of central London passing many of the Capital’s truly world class historic landmarks. If you can take on this challenge and go the extra mile (or kilometre) for Arrhythmia Alliance please register here, or for more information call 01789 867501 or visit www.thebritish10klondon.co.uk

*limited places available



WHAT! City of Birmingham Triathlon

WHEN: 19 July 2015

WHERE: Birmingham


Swim, Cycle & Run for A-A in the UK’s second city. With olympic, fun and relay options available, there’s something for everyone!




WHAT! Tough Mudder

WHEN: June - October

WHERE: Find your Nearest


Tough Mudder is a 10-12 mile obstacle course designed to test all-around strength, stamina, teamwork, and mental grit. Tough Mudder is probably the Toughest Event on the Planet. Probably. 



WHAT! TrekFest

WHEN: 6&7 June or 5&6 September 2015

WHERE: Brecon Beacons or Peak District


The Beacons will provide you with an extreme physical workout and a psychologically taxing challenge, crossing the highest peaks in the Beacons and South Wales. Choose from 13miles, 29miles, or 54miles route.

The Peaks challenge route encompasses an impressive network of footpaths and bridleways, beginning and ending in the beautiful Hope Valley. Choose from 13miles, 27miles, or 54miles route.

Please use the links above to register, or click here to find out more


WHAT! Great Swim

WHEN: June - August

WHERE: Click to find your nearest


Our events are staged in clean lakes, lochs and urban docks around the UK at five incredible locations, giving you the chance to swim in places you may never have thought possible. Suitable for swimmers of all abilities, from open water novices to Olympic champions, dive into your Great Swim and set yourself a new and exciting challenge this summer.



WHAT! Multi-Activity Challenge

WHEN: 14-15 August 2015

WHERE: Snowdonia


“Trekayacle” that’s a trek, kayak and cycle to me and you, in the beautiful surroundings of Snowdonia National Park. Why not take your friends and make a real weekend of it?




WHAT! Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge

WHEN: 3-4 July or 4-5 Sept 2015 (or click for other dates)

WHERE: Yorkshire


Could you take on a long day of hiking with tough ascents and descents in ‘God’s Own County’? Yes? Then this is the challenge for you!



WHAT! Challenge on foot

WHEN: Various

WHERE: Click your challenge logo to find out more

Choice Challenge - Walk, jog or run in one of these choice challenges with distances from 25 - 100km, just how far can you go?






WHAT! Cycle Challenge

WHEN: Click your challenge below to find out more

WHERE: Whether your chosen cycle route takes you from Lands' End to John O'Groats or through the night in Edinburghclick here for various cycle challenges!

Cycling with a difference, whether you want to night cycle, euro-cycle or cycle from edge to edge of the British Isles, there's the perfect cycle challenge for you here…




WHEN: All Year Round

WHERE: Anywhere


Check out these websites for ideas: www.charitychallenge.comwww.actionchallenge.comwww.acrossthedivide.com or grab your friends and challenge them to absolutely anything from a jump or dive to a boxathon or ironman.


Don’t forget to get your sponsor form here and contact us for support.