Challenge Events

Running coach takes on socially distant 10in10


Gary Howells will attempt to run 10 marathons in 10 days on a treadmill to raise funds for Brathay and NHS charities.Find Out more

ASICS Windermere Marathon 2020 postponed


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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