Take part in a sponsored event

There are lots of different challenge events to choose from. From sponsored walks to running marathons, skydives to climbing Kilimanjaro – the choice is yours! You can filter the type of events you are interested in using the categories below.

Sponsored events

  • Go the Distance

    At any time
    Your local area

    Walk, run, cycle or swim to support women and girls living in poverty.

    Go the Distance
  • Barcelona Marathon

    7 November 2021
    Barcelona

    Race your way through the iconic European city.

    Barcelona Marathon
  • Reading Half Marathon

    7 November 2021

    A fast flat course - perfect to beat your personal best time!

    Reading Half Marathon
  • Sheffield Half Marathon

    27 March 2022
    Sheffield

    Sheffield Half Marathon: Join ActionAid's team for this super scenic route

    Sheffield Half Marathon
  • Great Birmingham Run

    1 May 2022
    Birmingham

    Race through Birmingham's iconic route in the Great Birmingham Run

    Great Birmingham Run
  • Thames Path Challenge

    10 – 11 September 2022
    London

    Escape the city on this beautiful riverside route: the Thames Path Challenge.

    Thames Path Challenge
  • Ealing Half Marathon

    25 September 2022
    London

    Take on West London's only fully closed road half marathon: the Ealing Half Marathon

    Ealing Half Marathon
  • TCS London Marathon 2022

    2 October 2022
    London

    Run the 2022 London Marathon for ActionAid

    TCS London Marathon 2022
  • Royal Parks Half Marathon

    9 October 2022
    London

    Join ActionAid's team for one of London's favourite races

    Royal Parks Half Marathon
  • Trek Mount Kilimanjaro

    Multiple dates
    Tanzania

    Climb to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro and raise money to support vulnerable women and girls across the world.

    Trek Mount Kilimanjaro
  • Skydiving

    Multiple dates
    Scotland, Northern Island, South Wales, South East England, South West England, North West England, North East England, Midlands

    The ultimate adrenaline rush!

    Skydiving
  • Trek Mount Everest Base Camp

    Multiple dates
    Nepal

    Join us for a trip you will never forget: trek Mount Everest Base Camp! Follow in the footsteps of Sir Edmund Hillary.

    Trek Mount Everest Base Camp
  • Uganda Marathon

    TBC
    Uganda

    Take part in the Uganda marathon - a race with a difference.

    Uganda Marathon
  • Swim Serpentine

    TBC
    London

    Don your wetsuit and make waves for ActionAid.

    Swim Serpentine
  • London Triathlon

    TBC
    London

    Run, swim and cycle your way around London's Docklands in the world's biggest triathlon.

    London Triathlon

Training and nutrition advice

ActionAid

Can’t find the event you're looking for?

There are thousands of events to choose from across the UK and abroad - find one that suits you, or create your own, and tell us what you'll be doing!

Do your own thing

Page updated 6 August 2021