Runner hugging supporter at London Marathon

Challenge yourself

Run, ride, trek and challenge yourself

Take on a challenge with Team Barnardos and raise money to help vulnerable children across the UK. You can do this!

  • A woman in a Barnardo's running vest smiles during the London marathon

    2024 TCS London Marathon

    Be part of the iconic London Marathon with a Barnardo's charity place or support us with your own ballot place. 

  • Barnardo's runner taking part in the Great North Run surrounded by other runners

    Great North Run

    Whether you're a seasoned vet, or a first time runner, the Simplyhealth Great North Run is an unmissable running experience

  • A runner wearing a Barnardo's vest in a crowd at the Cardiff Half Marathon

    Cardiff Half Marathon

    Run the iconic Cardiff Half Marathon through Wales' capital city.

All our events

  • Marathon runner wearing a Barnardo's jersey

    Runs and marathons

    Popular UK runs and marathons

  • Man in Barnardo's jersey raising arms in victory on top of a mountain

    UK challenges

    UK hiking, cycling and team events

  • phone with contact symbols on the screen

    Get in touch

    Got a question for the team, or want to tell us about an event you’ve signed up to? Get in touch here!

Support for you

  • Training guides

    We have teamed up with Running With Us to provide Team Barnardo's with running and trekking guides and training plans

  • Support hub

    Team Barnardo's fundraising resources, FAQ’s tips and ideas

  • Hall of Fame

    Meet some of our amazing fundraisers and find inspiration for your next challenge