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

  • Reading Half Marathon

    14 May 2024

    Join the ActionAid team for the Reading Half Marathon 2023.

    Reading Half Marathon
  • Manchester Marathon

    15 May 2024

    Take on this fast, flat and friendly route - the adidas Manchester Marathon!

    Manchester Marathon
  • Hackney Half Marathon

    Hackney Half Marathon

    19 May 2024

    A half marathon through the vibrant streets of East London.

    Hackney Half Marathon
  • ActionAid supporter runs the Manchester Marathon 2023

    Edinburgh Running Festival

    25 – 26 May 2024

    Race through Scotland's capital city.

    Edinburgh Running Festival
  • ActionAid supporter takes on RideLondon 2019


    26 May 2024

    Cycle traffic-free roads through some of the most famous streets of London.

  • Lake District Challenge

    8 – 9 June 2024
    Lake District

    Sign up to take on the Lake District Challenge with ActionAid! Take on this trek with 2,000 others.

    Lake District Challenge
  • Sisters take on the Thames Path Challenge

    Thames Path Challenge

    14 – 15 September 2024

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

    Thames Path Challenge
  • Lola's cycle challenge through Brighton

    London to Brighton Cycle

    15 September 2024
    South East England

    Grab your bike and cycle 55 miles from the capital city to the coast in the London to Brighton Cycle. Join team ActionAid today.

    London to Brighton Cycle
  • Take part in ActionAid's 137 Challenge

    The 137 Challenge

    1 – 31 October 2024
    Your local area

    Take part in our 31 day fitness challenge!

    The 137 Challenge
  • Royal Parks Half Marathon

    13 October 2024

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

    Royal Parks Half Marathon
  • ActionAid supporter runs the London Marathon 2022

    TCS London Marathon

    27 April 2025

    Run the London Marathon for ActionAid.

    TCS London Marathon
  • 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 - sign up to take on a skydiving challenge with ActionAid.

  • Trek Mount Kilimanjaro

    Multiple dates

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

    Trek Mount Kilimanjaro
  • Trek Mount Everest Base Camp

    Multiple dates

    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
  • London Triathlon


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

    London Triathlon

Training and nutrition advice


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 13 June 2024