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We organise challenge events that will test you and inspire you. You can do it for charity - or do it for yourself. It's about making life an adventure and the outdoors special!

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treks & walks

"Great things are done when men and mountains meet." William Blake forgot to mention the great friends & memories you'll also make! We have treks & walks the world over. Adventures await!

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cycling

Our 24 hour rides are famous. Our 'Ultracycles' are road biking challenges at their best with spectacular backdrops. We also organise more gentle tours, overseas & closer to home.

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running

Time for a new challenge? Our unique 100 km, 50 km or 25 km 'ultra-runs' offer fantastic routes, full support, signage, and the best hospitality. The ideal opportunity to go that extra mile!

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uk events

Not all challenges require getting on a plane! Join in a group challenge or get some friends together and test yourself whilst experiencing the best of what the UK outdoors has to offer.

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kilimanjaro

We've taken over 2,500 adventurers to the summit. Kilimanjaro remains one of the best trips out there - a real challenge & a slice of Africa. If you're going - go up with the best - go with us!

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bespoke events

For corporate teams, charities, schools, & private groups, we can tailor-make an exclusive event for you. Whether it's on bikes, foot, snowshoes, rafts or camels - there's a challenge out there!

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We are Action Challenge and take groups, individuals, charities and companies on inspirational adventures & challenge events. Our events are usually unforgettable, sometimes life changing, and always rewarding with group camaraderie as important as physical commitment. Take part in one of our challenges and fundraise for a charity - or just do it for yourself. Our events have helped to raise over £50 million for a range of UK charities. 

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Use our handy challenge finder to filter through our many events to find one that is just right for you.

latest news

Nepal - Earthquake Sat 25th April 2015

Nepal - Earthquake Sat 25th April 2015 On Saturday morning an earthquake measuring 7.8 magnitude occurred near Pokhara, Nepal. The current estimate of fatalities is 3600+ and a state of emergency has been declared. We are in contact on an ongoing bas…

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We are seeking a Marketing Co-ordinator

We are seeking a full time Marketing Coordinator to work within our commercial team . This is an exciting opportunity for a recent graduate or someone with 1-2 years of experience within a marketing / commercial  role to enhance and develop thei…

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Kilimanjaro Evenings

The Kilimanjaro Team will be running Open Evening's throughout 2015 - come along to find out more about climbing with us. Our Kilimanjaro expert team will be hosting the next open evening on 28th April 2015, for anyone who is considering climbing Af…

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Training Walks & Weekends

One of the best ways to get ready for the challenge, is by taking part in one or more of our organised training walks. Get the 'feel' for the challenge ahead and build up that base level of fitness! Led by experienced Action Challenge leaders, these…

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we've helped raise over £50 million for charities. Some of our partners...

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