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Events Fundraising 2019

New year, new you? So far we have had a huge amount of sign ups for our events through 2019! What challenges are YOU ready to take on? Sign up nowRead more

Wing Walking various dates available

Do you consider yourself a bit of an adrenaline junkie? Then why not take the ultimate thrill ride with a unique wing walking experience!Read more

London Landmarks Half Marathon 24 March 2019

Join us for London's brand new half marathon through Westminster and the City. Back for it's 2nd year this is London's only central half marathon through Westminster and the City. Last year's event was a sell out success, secure your place now!Read more

St Neots bucket collection 4 April 2019

On average one of our amazing volunteers collects £50 per hour at a bucket collection. That's one hour of research! Together we are making a difference and YOU can be part of it! Read more

Rough Runner - various locations, various dates

Inspired by game shows such as Total Wipeout, Takeshi’s Castle, Gladiators and Ninja Warrior, expect sweeper arms, giant pigeon battles, big balls and yes, The Travelator! Read more

Brighton Marathon 14 April 2019

Join the Action Duchenne Brighton Marathon Team today and take in one of Britain's most cosmopolitan cities.Read more

Manchester bucket collection 18 April 2019

On average one of our amazing volunteers collects £50 per hour at a bucket collection. That's one hour of research! Together we are making a difference and YOU can be part of it! Read more

Plymouth bucket collection Friday 19 April

We'll be collecting in Plymouth City Centre on Friday 19 April and would love for you to come along and join us!Read more

London Marathon 28 April 2019

Apply to take part in the London Marathon 2019 for Action Duchenne! Take on the 26.2 mile race, one of the six World Marathon Majors. Read more

Spartan - various locations, various dates

This is a fantastic torture run series which is taking the UK by storm and if you are fundraising through this event for Action Duchenne you will earn every penny!Read more

Zipline challenge! 4 May 2019

Sign up today for the World's fastest and Europe's longest zipline and feel like you are flying in a picturesque North Wales valley.Read more

Hackney Half Marathon - 19 May

Run your way through vibrant East London on flat and fast city streets. The cheering crowds will carry you past the Hackney Downs, Hackney Empire, Broadway Market, Victoria Park, and the London Stadium. Read more

Vitality London 10,000 - 27 May

The Vitality London 10,000 is a fantastic 10k run organised by the team behind the London Marathon. It starts and finishes in St James's Park with runners passing many of London's most famous sights.Read more

Great North Swim 7, 8, 9 June 2019

Hosted at Brockhole on Windermere, it’s a fantastic weekend of open water swimming in the stunning Lake District.Read more

Extreme abseil! 8 June 2019

Descend 418 feet down the tallest permanent abseil tower in the world! Read more

24 hour cycle and family after-party

In 2018 Duchenne Dad, Lex Ellison cycled for 24 hours between St Neots and Godmanchester. He covered the route over 20 times, reaching a total of 214 miles. This year, you are invited to take part!Read more

Skydive 6 July 2019

In 2018 our 12 skydivers raised over £9,000 to help us to achieve our vision of a world where people's lives are no longer limited by Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Sign up today to take part in Skydive 2019!Read more

Birmingham bucket collection 10/11/12 July 2019

On average one of our amazing volunteers collects £50 per hour at a bucket collection. That's one hour of research! Together we are making a difference and YOU can be part of it! Read more

Peak District Ultra Challenge 13/14 July 2019

It's your challenge, pick your distance and take part as a team or individual. Walk, jog or run through the beautiful Peaks. This is the Ultra Challenge not to be missed in 2019...Read more

Broadgate Tower Run Up 20 July

Tackle the 877 steps over 35 floors of Broadgate Tower in the heart of The City of London.Read more

Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100

Take on the ultimate cycling challenge in 2019 and join #TeamAD for the RideLondon 100. There is no other cycling event like it! Our charity places are limited so don't delay!Read more

Superhero Triathlon 17 August

There are three epic distances to choose from and three very different ways to take part. You can fly solo, unite with family and friends for our team relays, or tow your Superhero around the entire course!Read more

Rough Runner - Edinburgh 17-18 August 2019

Inspired by game shows such as Total Wipeout, Takeshi’s Castle, Gladiators and Ninja Warrior, expect sweeper arms, giant pigeon battles, big balls and yes, The Travelator! Read more

Thames Path Challenge & Thames Bridges Trek 7/8 September 2019

We are super excited to share these two Ultra Challenges with you - Choose your challenge, choose your distance, choose us.Read more

Great North Run 8 September 2019

Join #TeamAD for one of the world's biggest and best half marathons, the Great North Run. Famed for it's vibrant, party atmostphere, it's not to be missed! Our charity places are limited so don't delay!Read more

Swim Serpentine 21 September 2019

Now in its fourth year, Children with Cancer UK Swim Serpentine is a must-do event in the open water swimming calendar.Read more

Reebok Ragnar White Cliffs 21 - 22 September 2019

Take on the world's best running relay challenge! Ragnar is coming to the UK this September with Reebok Ragnar White Cliffs! 10 friends. 2 vehicles. 170ish miles. Overnight.Read more

Royal Parks Half - 13 October 2019

The stunning 13.1 mile route takes in the capital’s world-famous landmarks on closed roads, and four of London’s eight Royal Parks – Hyde Park, The Green Park, St James’s Park and Kensington Gardens.Read more

Oxford Half - 13 October

With live music, local bands and DJs at every turn, participants are destined to fall in love with Virgin Sport Oxford on this fast and flat half marathon course, littered with iconic Oxford landmarks.Read more