Take part in a sponsored event | ActionAid UK

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

  • Food for Thought

    Food for Thought

    At any time
    Your local area

    Treat your taste buds by taking part in ActionAid’s virtual dinner party with a difference - Food for Thought.

    Food for Thought
  • 35 Days Strong

    35 Days Strong

    At any time
    Your local area

    Take part in our 35-day press up challenge!

    35 Days Strong
  • Go the Distance

    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
  • My Santa Run

    My Santa Run

    01 Dec 2020
    Your local area

    Belt up your Santa suit for a fun festive run!

    My Santa Run
  • Trek Mount Everest Base Camp

    Trek Mount Everest Base Camp

    13 Mar 2021
    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
  • Sheffield Half Marathon

    Sheffield Half Marathon

    28 Mar 2021
    Sheffield

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

    Sheffield Half Marathon
  • Gateshead Half Marathon

    Gateshead Half Marathon

    04 Apr 2021
    Gateshead

    Run past the famous landmarks of Gateshead

    Gateshead Half Marathon
  • Tough Mudder

    Tough Mudder

    09 Apr 2021
    London, Midlands, Scotland, Yorkshire

    Join us for this 20-obstacle mud run: Tough Mudder. You won't just face your fears - you'll knock them down!

    Tough Mudder
  • Royal Parks Half Marathon

    Royal Parks Half Marathon

    11 Apr 2021
    London

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

    Royal Parks Half Marathon
  • Reading Half Marathon

    Reading Half Marathon

    11 Apr 2021

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

    Reading Half Marathon
  • Milton Keynes Marathon

    Milton Keynes Marathon

    03 May 2021
    Milton Keynes

    Milton Keynes Marathon
  • Spartan

    Spartan

    19 Jun 2021
    Across the UK

    Push yourself beyond your limits and challenge yourself with this mega obstacle race.

    Spartan
  • London to Brighton Cycle

    London to Brighton Cycle

    12 Sep 2021
    South East England

    Get on your bike for a capital ride to the coast.

    London to Brighton Cycle
  • Ealing Half Marathon

    Ealing Half Marathon

    26 Sep 2021
    London

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

    Ealing Half Marathon
  • Virgin Money London Marathon 2021

    Virgin Money London Marathon 2021

    03 Oct 2021
    London

    Run the 2021 London Marathon for ActionAid

    Virgin Money London Marathon 2021
  • Greater Manchester Marathon

    Greater Manchester Marathon

    10 Oct 2021
    Manchester

    Take on this flat and fast course!

    Greater Manchester Marathon
  • Great Birmingham Run

    Great Birmingham Run

    10 Oct 2021
    Birmingham

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

    Great Birmingham Run
  • Edinburgh Half Marathon

    Edinburgh Half Marathon

    30 Oct 2021
    Edinburgh

    Race through Scotland's capital

    Edinburgh Half Marathon
  • Barcelona Marathon

    Barcelona Marathon

    07 Nov 2021
    Barcelona

    Race your way through the iconic European city.

    Barcelona Marathon
  • Trek Mount Kilimanjaro

    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
  • Hackney Half Marathon

    Hackney Half Marathon

    Date: TBC
    London

    A half marathon through the vibrant streets of East London.

    Hackney Half Marathon
  • Uganda Marathon

    Uganda Marathon

    Date: TBC
    Uganda

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

    Uganda Marathon
  • London Triathlon

    London Triathlon

    Date: TBC
    London

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

    London Triathlon
  • RideLondon

    RideLondon

    Date: TBC
    London

    RideLondon: Join us in London's best 100-mile closed road cycling event.

    RideLondon
  • Swim Serpentine

    Swim Serpentine

    Date: TBC
    London

    Don your wetsuit and make waves for ActionAid.

    Swim Serpentine
  • Skydiving

    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

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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

Footnotes

Page updated 7 October 2020