Roald Dahl's Marvellous Childrens Charity

Marvellous Challenge Events List

A list of marvellous challenge events you can take part in to fundraise for Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity.

Reading Half Marathon Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity

Bungee Jump

Location: Various

Jump Height: 160ft

Jump Type: Crane Bungee Jump, over Airbag or Water. Tandem Jumps available

Registration Fee: £60

Fundraising Target: £300


Cheshire Half Marathon, Sunday 1 September

Location: Capthorne Hall, Warrington

Distance: 13.2 Miles

Registration Fee: £26

Fundraising Target: £200

The Cheshire Half is one of the fastest half marathon courses in the North West of England. The route itself takes you around closed roads with a fantastic backdrop of Arley Hall at the finish. Arley Hall is a stunning location, and regularly used as the location for films and TV shows alike.


London to Brighton Bike Ride, Sunday 15 September

Location: London and Brighton

Distance: 54 Miles

Registration Fee: £55 (until June 30, £60 thereafter).

Fundraising Target: £150

Join over 4,000 cyclists and embark on this flagship challenge, taking you from London's Clapham Common, through Surrey's beautiful country lanes and stunning Sussex scenery, facing the steep ascent of Ditchling Beacon, before being rewarded with breathtaking views of the South Downs. Soar downhill for the last few miles towards the Brighton seafront, where you can celebrate your achievement with family and friends. To participate you will need your own bike and helmet, to sign up, please click here


Rough Runner, London, Saturday 5 October

Location: Finsbury Park

Distance: 5K / 10K / 15K

Registration Fee: £40.00

Fundraising Target: £150.00

Rough Runner is an obstacle course challenge, combining distance running with a varierty of obstacles along the way, each inspired by game shows such as Total Wipeout, Takeshi's Castle, Gladiators, and Fun House. Expect a 40m slide, giant pigeon battles and The Travelator!


More events coming soon. If you're already participating in an event and want some marvellous fundraising support, get in touch and we'll send you everything you need to get started. Email: or call 01494 890 465.