ADVENTURE - #ChallengeYourself

Every year Northumbria University students, staff and alumni raise thousands of pounds for the Northumbria Sport Foundation by taking part in physical challenges. The Northumbria Sport Foundation now has ADVENTURE to offer a series of physical fundraising challenges to cater for different interests and personal goals. Individuals or groups can sign up to take part in any, and as many, Adventure challenges as they like. The various challenges can be found below:

To register your interest in any of the Adventure Challenges, please email Sport Engagement Manager David Jones on

For further details on upcoming Adventure challenges, please click 'Find out more about YOUR NEXT ADVENTURE' below.

The 2018/19 Adventure Challenges will be announced soon!

Adventure dates are below. You can register your interest in, or sign-up to, as many as you wish at any point. However, please bare in mind there will be limited spaces on each Adventure challenge. 

Tyne Bridge Ziplside - Sunday 15th October

Kielder Trail Hike - Wednesday 25th October

Kielder Mountain Bike - Sunday 26th November

Mad March Mare -  Saturday 3rd March

Hadrian's Wall Hike - Saturday 14th April-Sunday 15th April

Tyne 2 Castle Cycle - Sunday 22nd April

Coast 2 Coast Cycle - Saturday 12th May-Sunday 13th May

UK 24 Hour 3 Peaks Challenge -  Sunday 27th May-Monday 28th May

Great North Run 2018 - Sunday 9th September

Please note, dates are subject to change.

To discover more details of up and coming Adventure challenges you can take part in, click 'Find More About Your Next Adventure' 

The Northumbria Sport Foundation relies on external funding and wonderful fundraisers who take part in our Adventure challenges and their own fundraising events. To find out where money raised goes, please click the below link.

Engage, Inspire, Achieve