Events and challenges

Taking part in an event is a fantastic way to raise money for Cruse. You can run, walk, swim or cycle – take a look at the events below to get some ideas. You contact your local Cruse Service to see if any local events are running near you.

Great North Run

Sunday 11th September 2016
Registration: £30
Sponsorship: £350

The Great North Run is the biggest and most famous half marathon in the world and we have a limited number of guaranteed places still available on a first come first served basis.

Register by downloading this form

Join Team Cruse

When you sign up for one of our places; whichever run you choose, you’ll get:

  • The help of a Cruse Event Manager to answer questions and  give you regular updates
  • Training advice to keep you on track
  • An exclusive Cruse vest
  • Access to Team Cruse social media where our runners can support each other
  • The chance to win prizes for fundraising, enthusiasm and being a good team player

If you already have your own place then email and we’ll enrol you into Team Cruse so you can enjoy these same benefits.

Save money on registration discounts available for:

  • previous Team Cruse runners
  • friends and family of previous Team Cruse runners
  • those running as part team of three or more

See the application form for your chosen event for more details!


Footprints...walk and remember

Our annual walks take place every year across the country and are the perfect opportunity to remember loved ones or just spend a day out with family and friends. 

Contact your local Cruse service to find out if there is a walk talking place near you this year.


Feeling more adventurous...

Try taking on an adrenalin filled challenge such as a sky dive in the UK, or if you would like to go further afield you could trek across the Great Wall of China. There are plenty of exciting  challenges to discover all the while raising money for a good cause, take a look at our other international activities to see what suits you!  Just visit Skyline Overseas to browse some amazing adventures.

Want to take part in an event which isn't listed here? Email

For alternative adventure challenges contact us about signing up to a trek, cycle ride or multi activity challenge with Global Adventure Challenges or Discover Adventure. These challenges are based all over the world, from the Americas, to Europe to Asia.

To sign up to an event, visit or

Take on a tougher challenge…

Sign up to Tough Mudder! Individuals can enter independently and raise funds for Cruse but finding their local event at Let us know by contacting