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Other fundraising ideas

Photo: Take on a fundraising challenge and help us change deaf children's lives

Looking for your next big challenge? We want to hear about it.

Whatever challenge you decide to take on to fundraise for us, we’d love to support you. If you need some ideas, we’ve shared a few of our favourite events below.

We also have places for some of the UK’s most popular events, including the Virgin Money London Marathon, Royal Parks Half Marathon and Prudential Ride London. Find out more about our charity event places.

Walk

The Kiltwalk

Take part in this fast-growing walking series in Scotland. Walk a marathon distance (or something a little shorter) across the Scottish countryside and the Hunter Foundation will top up your fundraising total with an extra 40%.

Marathon Walk London

Walk a marathon distance around the capital, taking in famous landmarks and lesser-known corners as you trace your route through London.

Jurassic Coast Challenge

Join 2,000 adventurers of all experience levels and ages to walk, jog or run the spectacular Jurassic Coast – a World Heritage Site.

Ultra Series

With nine events across the UK and distances from 25-100km, there’s a fundraising challenge for everyone in the Ultra series.

Run

Asics London 10K

More of a party than a challenge, with live bands, DJs and cheering fans to motivate you all along this 10km route and post-race festivities at a secret central London venue.

The Big Half

This one-day event offers a host of running distances, from a challenging half marathon to a free one-mile course, as well as a family-friendly festival of food, music and activities.

Brighton Marathon Weekend

An exciting three-day event taking place in buzzing Brighton each April – with marathon and 10km distances.

Cycle

Velo Birmingham and Midlands

Starting in the heart of Birmingham City Centre, this cycle will take riders through Coventry’s cobbled roads surrounding the historic Coventry Cathedral.

Nightrider

A unique way to explore the capital city, this fun-filled charity cycle by night takes in the landmarks of London, including some hidden treasures along the way..

London to Brighton

Leave the buzz of the city behind you as you take on the 54-mile journey from London to Brighton on two wheels. Start from Clapham Common and travel through picturesque countryside before finishing on the colourful, bustling Brighton seafront.

Swim

Great Swim Series

Enjoy a weekend in the great outdoors with distances to suit all levels and abilities and events taking place across the UK. Choose from distances of 250 metres, 1/2 a mile, 1 mile, 2 miles, 5km or 10km.

Swim Serpentine

Swim Serpentine is a one-day open water swimming festival at the Serpentine in Hyde Park, the venue for the open water swimming competition at the London 2012 Olympic Games.

Fly

Skydive

Falling through the air at 125mph high above the ground is truly out of this world! A once in a lifetime experience.

Looking for something a bit different?

London Triathlon

This iconic triathlon has become a must-do event in the sporting calendar. With a variety of distances, routes and wave categories, everyone is welcome.

Tough Mudder

This muddy obstacle course designed by British Special Forces will challenge the toughest of the tough!

Dragon Boat Racing

Dragon boat racing is the fastest growing water activity in Britain, and also great fun! Teams race against other boats with a drummer beating time. No previous experience is required, just plenty of team spirit.

Color Obstacle Rush

The Color Obstacle Rush is a unique event combining the fun of colour powdered runs, the thrill of an obstacle course and the atmosphere of a music festival.