Arla Great North Swim 2024
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Push yourself to the limit and and raise money for Action for Children. See what challenge events we've got coming up
Are you looking to challenge yourself while raising money for a great cause? We have places in some of the biggest fundraising events in the UK. If you want to do something more local, we'll still support you every step of the way.
Tip: If you've already signed up to an event, view our fundraising advice and downloads to gather support for your cause and share your successes.
No problem. You can still fundraise for Action for Children at your chosen challenge event
More and more people are taking part in treks and walks to raise money for charity. And there are some great challenges out there.
Want to do a trek or walk not listed above?
Running is one of the most popular fundraising activities in the UK. From the biggest half marathon in the world to local, community led events, running is a great way to raise money.
You can also check out Run for Charity to find loads of events of different distances across the UK.
Want to run in an event not listed above?
Swimming events are a great way to raise money. Whether open water swimming or completing laps in a pool, there are some great challenges to dive into this year.
Want to swim in an event not listed above?
Reach new heights and abseil 120ft down one of Belfast’s most iconic buildings, the Europa Hotel.
Taking part in this challenge is not only an incredible achievement but you’ll also be helping us give vulnerable children a safe and happy childhood.
If you really want to get the adrenaline pumping, and maybe tick something off your bucket list, then try skydiving.
You can sign up with our skydiving partners who have airfields in locations across the UK.
Want to do a sports challenge that isn’t mentioned above? Get in touch.
There are thousands of different fundraising challenges going on all the time. Let us know what you are interested in doing, and we can help find the event for you.
When you choose to support Action for Children by taking on a sports event, you become part of our family. We'll show you our gratitude by giving you:
The money you raise will go towards our mission of creating safe and happy childhoods. You'll be changing the lives of vulnerable children and their families for the better.