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…
- Pick a challenge
- Ask your friends to join you
- Tell us about it, so that we can tell everyone else and provide more info/advice, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org / or calling 01789 867501
- Register with the challenge website (If you can’t see us on there, please call us before registering)
- Choose self-funded or challenge for free
- Download your sponsor form
Featured Event: British 10k London Run
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
*apply before 26 September for a reduced rate entry fee
WHAT! Tandem Skydive
WHAT! City of Birmingham Triathlon
WHEN: 19 July 2015
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! Lake District 5 Peak Challenge
WHEN: 17 April, 31 July, 11 Sept 2015
WHERE: Lake District
Take on this physical and mental challenge trekking up five mountain peaks in this stunning natural adventure playground.
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
“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)
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! Fright Hike
WHEN: Around Halloween
WHERE: Sherwood Forest / Queen Elizabeth Forest Park / Epping Forest / Forest of Dean
Don’t be fooled, these walks are not for the faint hearted – the ‘Hike’ in Fright Hike is a challenging 30km trek and definitely not just a walk in the park. Setting off at dusk and walking into the pitch blackness of the dark around Halloween, these treks are enough to scare you to the finish line
WHAT! Challenge on foot
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 logo to find out more
WHERE: Whether your chosen cycle route takes you from Lands' End to John O'Groats or through the night in Edinburgh, click here for various cycle challenges!
WHAT! CREATE YOUR OWN!!
WHEN: All Year Round
Check out these websites for ideas: www.charitychallenge.com, www.actionchallenge.com, www.acrossthedivide.com or grab your friends and challenge them to absolutely anything from a jump or dive to a boxathon or ironman.