Walk, swim, cycle or run for Team Street Child in one of our incredible challenges. If you're looking to challenge yourself while having fun and raising money for a cause, browse our catalog of events below!
The Sierra Leone Marathon

The Sierra Leone Marathon & Cycle Challenge is much more than a race and gives you the chance to see first-hand how your support of Street Child is ensuring children are safe, in school, and learning.

Everest Base Camp Trek
  • Sunday 10th – Sunday 24th November

We are excited to introduce our latest international challenge: a 15-day adventure trekking to Everest Base Camp in Nepal, including a unique opportunity to directly engage with our programmes in Nepal, visiting schools and seeing Street Child’s work in action.

Tough Mudder UK
  • Date: Various Dates

  • Registration Fee - £30

  • Fundraising Target: £300

Tough Mudder UK events create some of the world’s most intense obstacle courses, designed to test your physical strength, mental grit and aptitude for camaraderie. Multiple event dates and locations to choose from, please click below to find out more.

The Barcelona Marathon
  • Date: 10th March 2024 

  • Registration Fee: £25 

  • Fundraising Target: £400 

Take part in one of Europe’s most scenic marathons!  This route will take you through sunny Barcelona, past famous landmarks like the Camp Nou, Sagrada Familia and Casa Battlo. 

The Paris Marathon
  • Date: 7th April 2024 

  • Registration Fee: £25 

  • Fundraising Target: £650 

Represent Street Child at one of the world’s biggest marathons.  Run past the iconic sights of Paris, including the Champs-Elysees, the Louvre and the Eiffel Tower. 

The London Marathon
  • Date: 21st April 2024 

  • Registration Fee: £50 

  • Fundraising Target: £2000 

Take on the world-famous London Marathon with Street Child!  Starting in Greenwich, you will see the best of the capital city as you run past landmarks such as the Cutty Sark, Big Ben and Buckingham Palace, before finishing on The Mall. 

Hackney Half
  • Date: 19th May 2024 

  • Registration Fee: £25 

  • Fundraising Target: £300 

Be a part of the world’s largest outdoor fitness festival by running the Hackney Half Marathon for Street Child. 

The Edinburgh Marathon
  • Date: 25th May 2024 

  • Registration Fee: £50 

  • Fundraising Target: £500 

Smash your PB at the UK’s fastest marathon.  Part of the UK’s biggest running festival, the Edinburgh Marathon is great opportunity to record a fast time on the scenic and flat route. 

London to Brighton Bike Ride
  • Date: 15th September 2024 

  • Registration Fee: £50 

  • Fundraising Target: £500 

Join thousands of other cyclists on this 54 mile mass participation event from the heart of London to the beautiful South Coast. 

Berlin Marathon
  • Date: 29th September 2024 

  • Registration Fee: £50 

  • Fundraising Target: £800 

Complete one of the six iconic Marathon Majors by joining the Street Child Team for the 2024 Berlin Marathon.

Royal Parks
  • Date 13th October 2024 

  • Registration Fee: £25 

  • Fundraising Target: £325 

Starting in Hyde Park, this half marathon route will take you through the parks of London and around landmarks like Trafalgar Square, Buckingham Palace and the London Eye. 

Inflatable Series
  • Various Dates 

  • Registration Fee: £25 

  • Fundraising Target: £100 

Jump, slide and bounce your way to the finish line with the Inflatable Series!  With events all over the UK, this is the perfect event for teams and individuals alike. 

Amsterdam Marathon
  • Date: 20th October 2024 

  • Registration Fee: £25 

  • Fundraising Target: £400 

This stunning marathon route will take you past the Rijkmuseum and Vondelpark along the river Amstel in to the beautiful Dutch countryside. 

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Ultra X - England
  • Date: Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th September 2024

  • 50km

    • Registration Fee: £50

    • Fundraising Target: £250

  • 110km 

    • Registration Fee: £150

    • Fundraising Target: £400

Ultra X England takes place in the Peak District, the UK’s first National Park. Located at the southern edge of the Pennines, the Peak District National Park is an upland area characterised by vast green landscapes, rounded hills, plateaus, valleys, limestone gorges and gritstone escarpments.

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Find a local event

Find a challenge in your area with our huge catalogue of events across the UK and raise vital funds for Street Child so that we can continue to transform the lives of children in the world’s toughest places! 

Start your running journey today with Street Child and Coopah Running app.

Whether it it’s a 5k or a marathon, the Coopah Running app will be with you every step of the way. From creating a bespoke training plan suited to your lifestyle to expert advice at your fingertips. Join team Street Child with confidence with the Coopah Running app!

Get in touch

If you have any questions regarding the any of our events, or want to find out more about how you can get involved, contact our Challenges Team at challenges@street-child.org.

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