A woman wearing a green Barnardo's t-shirt saying "I can do this" stands arms raised on top of a mountain

Do your own challenge

Got a place in an event or organising your own challenge? We'd love for you to join Team Barnardo's!

Whether you’re taking part in a 10k, mud run, open water swim, group hike or anything else, tell us what you’ve got planned!  

If you’ve got your own place in an event, we would love for you to join Team Barnardo's and fundraise for us.​​​​​ There isn't a minimum amount that you need to raise on your own place, however every pound that you make will go a long way in supporting our work.

Let us know what you have planned, we'd love to support you on your journey.

Benefits of joining Team Barnardo's

As part of Team Barnardo's, you'll get:

  • a high-performance Barnardo's vest or t-shirt
  • a fundraising pack filled with top tips and ideas
  • training support from endurance experts, Running With Us
  • constant support and advice from the Barnardo's Events Team

Sign up to join Team Barnardo's

Complete the form below to let us know what you have planned. 

Training guides

We have teamed up with endurance experts Running With Us to provide Team Barnardo's with running and trekking guides as well as training plans. These include 5k, half and full marathon distances, 25km to 100k trek distances and the Three Peaks Challenge.

Team Barnardo's Support Hub

Find inspiration ahead of your event, resources to help with fundraising, including our fundraising pack full of tried and tested ideas to help you reach your money raising goals. There's also answers to frequently asked questions about our work in our Support Hub.

Fundraising Hall of Fame

Looking for some inspiration for your next challenge? Here are some stories from people who’ve run, trekked and pedalled the miles, raised the funds and proudly worn the Barnardo’s t-shirt.