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what we do

We organise challenge events that will test you and inspire you. You can join and do it for charity - or just for yourself. It's about making life an adventure!

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treks & walks

"Great things are done when men and mountains meet." William Blake forgot to mention the great friends & memories you'll also make. Adventures await!

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running

Time for a new challenge? Our unique 100 km, 50 km or 25 km 'ultra-runs' offer fantastic routes, full support, signage, and the best hospitality. The ideal opportunity to go that extra mile!

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uk events

Not all challenges require getting on a plane! Join in a group challenge or get some friends together and test yourself whilst experiencing the best of what the UK outdoors has to offer.

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kilimanjaro

We've taken over 4,000 adventurers to the summit. Kilimanjaro remains one of the best trips out there - a real challenge & a slice of Africa. If you're going - go up with the best - go with us!

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bespoke events

For corporate teams, charities, schools, & private groups, we can tailor-make an exclusive event for you. Whether it's on bikes, foot, snowshoes, rafts or camels - there's a challenge out there!

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We are Action Challenge and take individuals, groups, charities and companies on outdoor challenge events & inspirational adventures which are usually unforgettable and always rewarding - with camaraderie as important as physical commitment. You can take on a challenge just for yourself or fundraise for a charity as well - and our events now raise over £10 million each year for UK charities. Join us - challenge yourself - and do something special in 2017/18.

 

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Use our handy challenge finder to filter through our many events to find one that is just right for you.

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Take on an Ultra Challenge in 2018 - Walk, Jog or Run - 100km, 50km, or 25km

Do something special in 2018/19 - take on a new challenge....

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We also organise bespoke events for companies, charities & private groups.

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latest news

Follow Julian on Mera Peak

Action Challenge Director, Julian Risley takes on his own challenge - on Nepal's Mighty Mera Peak! After summiting Kilimanjaro many times, tackling Argentina's Aconcagua and many other trails across the globe, Action Challenge Director has swapped th…

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Ultra Challenges - save £40!

AUTUMN PROMOTION - SAVE UP TO £40 - Limited time offer until 15 Nov!! You can make some great savings this season on any 2018 Ultra Challenge. With different distances and 7 Challenges to choose from, including the NEW Jurassic Coast &…

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The Great Tesco Walk

The Great Tesco Walk - Reaches John O'Groats! After 31 days, 2,400km and 51 stages The Great Tesco Walk finally reach it's destination of John O'Groats on October 5th. Action Challenge are extremely proud to have hosted the challenge in aid of the Te…

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Ultras Raise £15m in '17

Thames Path Challenge UK's 9th most Successful Fundraising Event A report surveying the online fundraising platforms has recognised our Ultra Challenge Series events as being wihtin the top 25 most successful sports fundraising events in 2016 - with…

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We've helped raise over £55 million for charities. Some of our partners...

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