Challenge events

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Whether you want to run, hike, cycle or try something a little more unusual to raise money for our work, we've got the event for you! Join Team Literacy and help give children across the UK a route out of poverty.


  • Berlin Marathon

    Berlin Marathon 2019

    The Berlin Marathon is the world’s fastest marathon, and its flat route means that it is perfect for first-timers.
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    London Landmarks Half Marathon

    Join us for this incredible, closed road central London half marathon.
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    London Marathon 2020

    Support the National Literacy Trust with your own London Marathon place.
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  • Arctic Challenge

    The Arctic challenge

    The Arctic challenge is a unique opportunity to test your resilience and explore one of the most unspoilt environments on the planet.
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    London to Paris cycle challenge: Tour de France 2020

    Four days, two capital cities, one incredible challenge! Join #TeamLiteracy as we cycle 311 miles from London to Paris for the Tour de France.
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