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Choose your own challenge

If you’re looking for a unique challenge to take on, either as an individual or as part of a team, why not visit our partner’s website and see if you can find the perfect challenge to take on in support of Racing Welfare?


Yorkshire 3 Peaks at Night

Challenge yourself to complete this classic UK trekking challenge, the Yorkshire 3 Peaks, but with a twist!


Start/Finish: Horton-in-Ribblesdale

Dates: Saturday 22nd – Sunday 23rd October


Challenge yourself to complete this classic UK trekking challenge, but with a twist! 38km trek at night to summit the Yorkshire Three Peaks – Ingleborough, Whernside and Pen Y Ghent. Start as the sun sets, aim to reach the final peak as the sun begins to rise.



The Edinburgh 7 Summits Challenge

Challenge yourself to overcome this tough 35km challenge set in the heart of Edinburgh!


Start/Finish: Edinburgh

Dates: Saturday 5th November


Take part in this tough 35km urban challenge set in the heart of Edinburgh. Experience hidden routes through this beautiful Scottish city and experience it from 7 incredible viewpoints! You’ll follow historic waterways, forgotten railways, stop off at castles and palaces and climb to the summit Arthurs Seat – an extinct volcano!



Snowdon at Night Challenge

 Take on the spectacular challenge of climbing Wales’ highest peak… at night!!


Start/Finish: Llanberis, Snowdonia National Park

Dates: Saturday 15th – Sunday 16th October


Beginning in the town of Llanberis, in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park, this spectacular challenge will see you and fellow fundraisers trekking to the top of Snowdon….at night!

You will be fully supported all the way by our experienced Mountain Leaders and then celebrate at the finish line with a celebration breakfast.



London Royal Parks Challenge

 Challenge yourself to this epic 45km trek between the 10 London Royal Parks


Start: Kingston upon Thames

Finish: Greenwich Park

Dates: Saturday 13th August


Challenge yourself to this 45km distance trek between the 10 London Royal Parks. This epic route will take you across historic parkland and beautiful green spaces, while passing some of the finest architecture in London. From Richmond Park, along the banks of the River Thames, passing iconic Westminster and Buckingham Palace, before ending in Greenwich Park.



National 3 Peaks Challenge

Take on the ultimate challenge of climbing England, Scotland and Wales’ three highest peaks in less than 24 hours!

Start/Finish: Chester Train Station

Dates: Friday 9th – Sunday 11th September


Brace yourself for a fast-paced and physically challenging adventure, as you take on the three highest peaks in England, Scotland and Wales. Considered one of Britain’s toughest outdoor challenges, the National 3 Peaks Challenge takes in the dizzy heights of Ben Nevis (1,344m), Scafell Pike (978m) and Snowdon (1,085m) and your challenge is to do all this in 24 hours!



The Great Racing Welfare Cycle – 16/17 July

Generously sponsored by The Jockey Club, Unibet, Racehorse Lotto and Tattersalls

We’re back with the biggest cycling challenge of the year!

Inspired by last year’s Great Racing Welfare Cycle? We have just the challenge for you!

This year we are incredibly excited to bring the next Great Racing Welfare Cycle Challenge from the home of National Hunt racing, Cheltenham Racecourse.

TSC London Marathon 2022

The 2022 TSC London Marathon is taking place on Sunday 2 October, with a record 50,000 participants running on the streets of the capital, from Blackheath to The Mall.

The world-famous London Marathon route has remained largely unchanged since the inaugural race in 1981 and encompasses many of the capital’s most mesmerising landmarks, old and new.

We do recommend that you also apply for a place in the ballot as well as applying for a charity place with Racing Welfare.

Fundraising pledge: £1,750 min

Registration fee: FREE

Distance: 26.2 miles








Vitality Big Half 2022

If you’d like to join thousands of runners and take in the sights of London, then we would love for you to sign up and get stuck into what is arguably one of the best half marathons in the UK!

The Vitality Big Half is a new one-day festival centred around the half marathon distance, which aims to be truly global and uniquely local in a celebration of the wonderful cultural diversity of the great city of London.

20,000 people will start the race from Tower Bridge and finish in Greenwich, passing through the boroughs of Southward, Tower Hamlets and Lewisham.

Find training plans to help you prepare here.

You can find out more here.

We have 5 places to run in aid of Racing Welfare. If you are interested in taking part in the Vitality Big Half please contact Ryan on rjudson@racingwelfare.co.uk or phone 01638 560763, or please complete the contact form below.

Great North Run 2022

Grab your running shoes and head north for the world’s biggest Half Marathon!

57,000 determined and dedicated runners make the Great North Run the World’s biggest and best half marathon – famous for its warm North East welcome, unbeatable atmosphere and the millions raised for good causes.

Racing Welfare has limited charity places available, if you would like to find out more about how to get signed up, please contact Ryan on rjudson@racingwelfare.co.uk or phone 01638 560763, or complete the contact form below.

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