Challenge Events

ASICS Windermere Marathon 2020 postponed

17/03/2020

Due to the Coronavirus and government guidelines, we're postponing our ASICS Windermere Marathon to the Autumn.Find Out more

Barrow’s Sonja Farish and her half century challenge

03/03/2020

A community champion and sporting hero is celebrating her 50th birthday with a trio of fundraising challenges for us this summer.Find Out more

Fundraising heroes in training for our gruelling 10in10

27/01/2020

Two Cumbrian runners, Sonja Farish and Michelle Woodcock, have four months left to train for one of the Lake District’s most gruelling physical challenges, the Brathay 10in10.Find Out more

Reverend revs up for marathon mission

08/01/2020

Michelle Woodcock, a Lakeland vicar and part-time teacher has started training for an extra special mission next May, the Brathay 10in10.Find Out more

Popularity of sporting challenges means young people get the help they need

24/12/2019

Young people in Cumbria are getting the help they need thanks to more people signing up for our running, rowing and cycling challenges this year raising a fantastic £320,000 to fund our work.Find Out more

Festive runners get season off to a racing start

10/12/2019

This weekend (Sat 7 Dec), over 700 runners tackled a festive 10K Christmas Pudding Run in the Great Langdale Valley.Find Out more

A cracking set of results for the 31st Langdale Marathon and Half Marathon

05/11/2019

The 31st Great Langdale Marathon and Half Marathon delivered a cracking set of results amidst a blaze of autumn colour on Saturday 19 October.Find Out more

New Lakes 60k ultra-run hailed a success

17/09/2019

A fundraiser for our charity, devised to celebrate the 60th anniversary of The Climbers Shop in Ambleside, has been hailed a success.Find Out more

Temple Heelis Team Triathlon

05/07/2019

Kendal businesses tackle running, cycling and rowing challenge as a fundraiser for our charity. Find Out more

Endurance cycling event success at Brathay

01/07/2019

At dawn on Saturday 22 June, seven athletes set off to tackle the Brathay 262, having 24hrs to cycle 10 laps of Lake Windermere, totalling 262 miles!Find Out more