Marvellous Challenge Events List
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

Rough Runner Scotland, Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 August / Rough Runner London, Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 September.

Location: Edinburgh / Finsbury Park

Distance: 5K, 10K, 15K

Registration Fee: £40

Fundraising Target: £150

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


Run 10, Sunday 16 September

Location: London

Distance: 10K

Registration Fee: £25

Fundraising Target: £200

The Descente Run 10, London's premier 10K run will take place in September on closed-roads in scenic Richmond Park. All entrants will receive a FREE technical running top, as well as a bespoke medal and timing chip.


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


London Marathon, 28 April 2019

Location: London

Distance: 26.2 Miles

Registration Fee: £50

Fundraising Target: £2,000

Take part in the most famous marathon in the world. Run through the Capital and take on this challenge of a lifetime.

To apply for a place in any of the sporting events or if you have a sporting event that you have already signed for and wish to fundraise for us – please contact Nicky West at 

A marvellous vest/t-shirt and fundraising support will be provided.