Challenge Events

challenge-eventsWhen it comes to adventures, exploring or adrenalin charged pursuits, charity challenge events are a great way to fundraise for Cancer Focus NI.  Abroad or local, just for fun or to achieve a goal – we can find the right event for you.

Maghera Fitness Factor – Starting 19 March 2024

Your healthy kickstart is right here. We have teamed up with Crossfit Balor Maghera to get you fit and motivated.

Skydive Day for Cancer Focus NI – 20th April

Take on the challenge of a lifetime and skydive in aid of Cancer Focus NI!

North Coast Moonlit Dip – 26th April 2024

Join us for our next Moonlit Dip under the stars and immerse yourself in the refreshing full moonlit water of Portrush East Strand on Friday 26th April 2024 at 8.30pm.

Moy Park Belfast City Marathon – 5th May 2024

Sign up for the Moy Park Belfast City Marathon and run for Cancer Focus NI

Larne Fitness Factor – starting 27 May 2024

Your 2024 healthy kickstart is right here. We have teamed up with Inspire to get you fit and motivated for the new year.

Mourne Way Marathon Walk – 1st June 2024

Join us for the ultimate adventure at the Mourne Way Marathon Walk!

Mourne Seven Summits – 15 June 2024

Sign up to the Mourne Seven Summits to climb all seven peaks in the Mourne Mountains

Twin Peaks – 15 June 2024

Sign up to the Twin Peaks to conquer the two highest peaks in the Mourne Mountains!

Moy Park Belfast City Women’s 10K – 23rd June

Sign up for the Moy Park Belfast City Women’s 10K on Sunday 23rd June

Forget Me Not Walk – Sunday 30th June 2024

Join us and remember your loved one as we walk the beautiful coast of North Down. Why not sign up with your family and friends for this 5 mile scenic walk suitable for all ages and abilities. Taking a moment along the walk to reflect and remember a loved one no longer with you.

Cushendall to Carnlough Walk – Saturday 27th July

Join us on 27 July 2024 for the 22nd annual 10 mile walk from Cushendall to Carnlough.

Dragon Boat – 9 August 2024

Take your colleagues to the water on Friday 9 August to compete to become the first Cancer Focus NI Dragon Boat racing champions!

The Big 3 – Irish Mountain Trek Challenge – 23-25 August

Sign up to The Big 3 - Climb the 3 highest peaks in Munster, Leinster and Ulster across a weekend!

Causeway Coast Marathon Walk – 14th September 2024

Join us for the ultimate adventure at the Causeway Coast Marathon Walk!

Tower Museum Abseil – 13th October 2024

Join us this October and take on our thrilling abseil of the Tower Museum in Derry/Londonderry

Twilight Abseil – 7th November 2024

Face your fears IN THE DARK - join our team of abseilers taking on the 100m tower of Belfast Castle and help raise vital funds to deliver our cancer support services to thousands of people and families each year.

Santa Abseil – 1st December 2024

Join the Christmas fun this December and take part in our Santa Abseil at Belfast Castle!

If there is somewhere in the world you have always wanted to trek, cycle, paddle or run contact us and we’ll find the perfect open challenge for you.


If you would like to find out more about any of the listed events contact James at or call 028 9066 3281.