fancy a challenge

Every mile you run, cycle or swim and every penny you raise will enable communities in rural West Africa to forge bright futures, not just for themselves but future generations too. So what are you waiting for?


Here are some of the challenge events we have available –

Peak District Challenge | 20th- 21st September 2019 | Target £250

This exciting event offers a challenge for everyone! Choose from 10km, 25km, 50km, 75km and 100km routes to test your limits and visit the high and low points of the beautiful Peak District.

Sheffield Half |March 2020 | Target £250

Are you feeling inspired by this year’s race? Why not register your interest to run with Team Village Aid in next year’s Sheffield Half Marathon. With a city centre start and finish, the event boasts a super scenic route – with stunning views of the Peak District for those who conquer the climb to Ringinglow!

Ride London | 16th August 2020 | Target £550

This epic cycling event follows the 2012 Olympic road cycling route out of the Olympic Park, through the city and out to Surrey before heading back to the finish line on The Mall.  There is no other closed-road event like it!

Go, go, go team!


To find out more about any of our challenge events or to sign up, please email us at

If you’ve got your own place in another race and would like to fundraise for Village Aid, let us know! We’d love to cheer you on as you train, provide you with all the fundraising support you need and give you a running or cycling vest too. Do say hello and tell us about the incredible challenge(s) you’re taking on.