If you wish to support us by signing up to one of our events, one of our dedicated support staff will guide you through every step of your journey.

For more information on all upcoming event please email challenge@firstdays.net


NEW! Date: 1st November 2020


13.1 miles - running

The 39th Reading Half Marathon not only takes in the highlights of the centre of Reading where you will experience huge crowd support but also passes through the beautiful grounds of the University campus. The race culminates in a finish rarely found outside an Olympic stadium with over 15,000 people cheering you into the Madejski Stadium and over the finish line. 


We are looking for runners of all ages and abilities who can take on this challenge for First Days and raise vital funds to help us continue our work.


Registration - Early Bird offer £20 

Sponsorship target - £200


To sign up here.

For more information email  challenge@firstdays.net and we will get an information pack sent out to you.



100 miles - cycling

Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 starts from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, then follows a 100-mile route on closed roads through the capital and into Surrey’s stunning countryside. With leg-testing climbs and a route made famous by the world’s best cyclists at the London 2012 Olympics, it's a truly spectacular event for all involved. The Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 finishes on The Mall in central London, shortly before 150 professional cyclists race in the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic on a similar route.


Registration - £30

Sponsorship Target - £400

For more information and to register email  

challenge@firstdays.net and we will get an information pack sent out to you.


Date: weekend 12th/13th September 2020


25/50/100km - run or walk

Registration Fee: from £5

Sponsorship target: £295


All info should be available via this link.... https://www.ultrachallenge.com/charity-area/thames-path-challenge

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