Take on a challenge


Whether you're a fitness fanatic, or looking to test yourself and try something new; we have a challenge for you. By fundraising for Place2Be, you are making a real difference to the lives of thousands of children across the UK.

The events

Here are some of the incredible challenges you can take on to support Place2Be.

Running - charity challenge events

Spartan Race

Various dates and locations

Spartan Race is a leader in the sport of obstacle races with a range of distances and locations nationwide. With obstacles including mud, fire, walls and barbed wire, this is a great way to really challenge yourself (and get very muddy in the process!).

Find out more!

Great North Run - SOLD OUT

9 September, Newcastle

The Great North Run is the biggest half marathon in the UK. With over 50,000 runners taking part each year. Secure your spot and join Team Place2Be.

Sign up today!

Royal Parks Half Marathon - SOLD OUT

14 October, London

Join over 16,000 runners as they make their way round the 13.1 mile route taking in the capita's world-famous landmarks and four of London's eight Royal Parks. Sign up today to secure your place in the most beautiful city run in the world!

Sign up today!

In addition to the events listed here, we also have places in a whole host of other running events across the UK. Check out the full list of runs you can take part in for Place2Be here!


Cycling - charity challenge events

RideLondon-Surrey 100 2019

July 2019, London

Secure your place today in the biggest cycling festival in the world and ride the iconic 100 mile closed-road route through London and Surrey.

Sign up today!

Abseiling Red

Broadgate Tower Abseil

2 September, London

Test your nerves by taking on the 540 foot drop down the face of London's iconic Broadgate Tower. Are you brave enough? 

Sign up today!

For more information on any of our challenge events contact our events team on:

020 7923 5593 

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