Other Challenges

Whether you want to jump out of a plane, get muddy or get active with your friends and family, the experience you've been dreaming of can help to change someone's life. 

You can see some of our challenges below or contact the fundraising team if you have your own idea.

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Great North Swim

Join #TeamShine at this fantastic open water 1-mile swim on June 8th or 9th 2024

Enjoy the magnificent scenery whilst swimming in Lake Windermere – the equivalent to 64 lengths of a 25m pool! You can choose a leisurely breaststroke while taking in the scenery or kick into a crawl for a faster time.

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Parallel Windsor Challenge Events

Join #TeamShine at Parallel Windsor - the UK's national celebration of disability, inclusion and wellbeing on Sunday, July 7th 2024

There's a selection of distances ranging from 100m, 1k, 5k, to 10k plus Parallel’s very own Super Sensory 1K. Walk, push, wheel or run, there are no cut-off times!

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Skydive for Shine

A skydive is a once-in-a-lifetime experience and a daredevil way to raise funds for Shine!

Take on a tandem skydive using our provider, Skyline, who will seek to deliver the best quality service possible for all our thrill-seeking fundraisers.

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Get Muddy

From Tough Mudder to the Spartan Race, there's a mud run or obstacle course to suit everyone around the country! Get your own place, let us know, raise what you can and have fun at the same time. Our friendly Fundraising Team is here to support you. 


Tough Mudder

Total Warrior - Yorkshire

Wolf Run

Serpentine Swim

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Take on this fabulous swimming challenge in London, on Saturday 16th September 2023!
Enjoy the scenery whilst swimming 1 mile in the Serpentine Lake in the beautiful setting of Hyde Park – the equivalent to 64 lengths of a 25m pool.  

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Swimming Challenge

Challenges yourself to complete a distance over a time period. 

1k in a day, 5k in a week, 10k in a month, the choice is yours!

You can take part in your local pool or suitable wild swimming spot.

Let us know what you're planning and our friendly Fundraising Team will support you

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Fitness Challenge

Whether 30 days of yoga, so many planks everyday, 100 squats a day or simply moving everyday. Whatever your fitness challenge, you can fundraise for Shine. 

Let us know what you're planning and our friendly Fundraising team will support you.

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Can't find the perfect challenge for you?

Find more ideas here or come up with your own.

Get in touch with our friendly fundraising team to let us know your plans.

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