Challenge Events

Fancy a challenge? Want to raise money for a good cause? Then take a look at the challenge events below.

Please let us know if you are planning on completing a challenge event for us so we can support you in your fundraising efforts!

Download the WESC Foundation Sponsorship Form to help you to raise money. Don’t forget to ask your donors if they can Gift Aid their donation.

Running Challenge Events

Lots of runners mid-way through a road race

Exeter Live Better Marathon

Perfect for everyone from beginners to the most seasoned runners, this beautiful run takes you through the Exeter countryside and along the historic Exeter Quay.

Minimum age: 18 years

Exeter Live Better Marathon (more information)

Exeter Half Marathon

This two-day event is aimed at the more experienced runner and takes place every February. The mostly flat route takes you along the River Exe and the Exeter Canal. This event usually sells out pretty fast so make sure to get your entry in quick!

Minimum age: 17 years

Exeter Half Marathon (more information)

Virgin Money London Marathon

A massive event in the runner’s calendar, the London Marathon sees over 40,000 people run the 26 mile course every year.

Minimum age: 18 years

Virgin Money London Marathon (more information)

The Great Bristol 10k

This 10 kilometre run beginning in Bristol city centre is a great way to challenge yourself, and whatever your time you’ll walk away with a finishers goodie bag!

Minimum age: 15 years

Great Bristol 10k (more information)

Cycling Challenge Events

Cyclists taking part in a road race

London to Paris Bike Ride

This 4-day 311 miles challenge is not for the faint hearted! But with the Eiffel Tower serving as your finish line you’ll never experience a more triumphant end to a bike ride.

London to Paris Bike Ride (more information)

Adventure Challenges

A hiker looking out across a green mountainous landscape towards blue sky and clouds

Lake District Triple Challenge

This 3-day challenge includes trekking, biking and kayaking, all surrounded by the beautiful Lake District National Park. You do not need to be an experienced mountain biker to take part in this challenge.

Lake District Triple Challenge (more information)

National Three Peaks Challenge

This challenge will see you take on the 3 highest peaks in the UK! You’ll reach the dizzying heights of Ben Nevis (1,344m), Scafell Pike (978m), and Snowdon (1,085m) all in under 24 hours!

National Three Peaks Challenge (more information)

Snowdon at Night

A night time trek to the summit of Mount Snowdon (1,085m) followed by a celebratory brunch at the end.

Snowdon at Night Challenge (more information).

Sponsorship Form

Please let us know if you are planning on completing a challenge event for us so we can support you in your fundraising efforts!

Download the WESC Foundation Sponsorship Form to help you to raise money. Don’t forget to ask your donors if they can Gift Aid their donation.