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.

Dip, Dive, Gimme 5! -POSTPONED

Start the New Year with a SPLASH & take on 5 dips in January!

Cave Hill Moonlit Walk- was 29th January 2021 – NEW DATE TBC

New date TBC. Challenge yourself to make it to the top of Cave Hill – in the dark!

Moonlight Kayak on River Foyle, Derry/L’derry – 17th April 2021

Join our moonlight kayaking experience paddling through the calm and tranquil waters of the River Foyle while surrounded by the magical city lights of Derry/ L'Derry.

Moonlight Kayak on River Roe, Limavady – 24th April 2021

Embark on a night time kayak to paddle through the glistening waters of the River Roe, listening to the relaxing sounds of the local wildlife and enjoying a tranquil sunset.

Deep RiverRock Belfast City Half Marathon – 2nd May 2021

We are delighted to announce that we are the official charity partner of the Deep RiverRock Belfast City Half Marathon 2021!

Fun Run of the Glens (FROG) 2021 – 5th June

Cycle around the Glens of Antrim - join the Fun Run of the Glens FROG 2021

Mourne Seven Summits – 19 June 2021

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

Mourne Seven Summits – 20 June 2021

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

Great North Run – 12 September 2021

Join over 57,000 runners in Newcastle Upon Tyne and participate in the world’s most popular half marathon – The Great North Run!

Berlin Marathon – 26 September 2021

Take part in one of the world's fastest and flattest races!

London Marathon – 3 October 2021

Join our Cancer Focus NI team to take on one of the most popular, competitive and over-subscribed races in the world.

Chicago Marathon – 10 October 2021

Join 45,000 runners as you line up to take part on the course in one of America’s greatest cities.

Arctic Trek – March 2022

This once in a lifetime challenge combines your ability to adapt to and live in the heart of this environment, satisfy your survival instinct, as well as experience tranquillity and relaxation under the stars of the Arctic

Skydive for Cancer Focus NI – Anytime

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

Charity Open Challenge – anytime

Ready for a new adventure? With Cancer Focus Northern Ireland open challenges you can fulfil your ambition while raising vital funds.

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 Kathryn at or call 028 9066 3281.