All events

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

In light of the current situation, dates for mass participation events in the coming months are subject to change, based on the most up-to-date advice from the Government and NHS.

If you are considering doing a fundraising challenge for Venture Trust, please do get in touch with us beforehand either at 0131 228 7711 or katriona@venturetrust.org.uk, and we can help advise the best course of action/ how best to proceed.

Thanks to all our incredible supporters for everything you do for Venture Trust.

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Kelpies Supernova

***Event postponed - event rescheduled for Friday 13th, Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th November***

A family friendly 5km event for all ages.

The is a great opportunity to explore the home of two 30-metre high horses!

The Kelpies are mythical creatures who love to play at dusk, each one weighs over 300 tonnes. Come and immerse yourself in a light journey with them.


Kiltwalk events

Dates by location througout 2020 (various Sundays April-Sept)

***Glasgow Kiltwalk postponed - new date tbc***

In 2019 our Chief Executive, Amelia Morgan, took part in this tartan-filled walking challenge through the capital city. Across all four events in thousands of people took part.

All of our wilderness journeys involve trekking and walking as part of the activites - on many of the programmes this will be over 8-10 days... Even if you don't do much walking just now why not consider working up to this event? Now in four different locations across Scotland.

Join us, reap the benefits, and raise funds for Venture Trust's life-changing programmes.


Edinburgh Marathon Festival

***Events postponed - new dates tbc***

Every journey begins with a single step and you can sign up today to give yourself loads of them before the big day. The perfect opportunity to achieve your personal best while taking in many of the City's iconic landmarks.


Highland Fling Bungee Jumps

Various dates, ( Killiecrankie, Perthshire, Glasgow in 2020)

Consider yourself to be the ultimate adrenaline junkie?! Then Venture Trust has the perfect challenge for you.

Working with bungee jump specialists Highland Fling, we are offering a free fall experience of 40 metres, whilst travelling up to 50mph before a bungee jump cord pulls you upright!


Skydive - St Andrews (Glenrothes)

Various dates

For those of you looking for a real buzz then this is the event for you! Experience one of the most exciting and exhilarating events anywhere!

You'll be safely harnessed to a fully qualified instructor as you leave the aircraft at 10,000ft and free-fall for aprox 30 seconds before the parachute is deployed and you gently descend to the ground.


Organise your own...

Want to walk the West Highland Way, cycle the length of the country or break a world record to raise money for Venture Trust? Well, don't let us hold you back!

Annabelle (right) organised her own fundraising challenge - to swim the length of the River Tweed - 96 miles - in her local pool, over three months. She used a free online tracking tool which showed her progress along the river, and used a combination of traditional paper sponsor forms and an online giving page.

Contact us for more inspiration, support and advice. Set up a fundraising page with Virgin Money Giving or JustGiving and download a sponsor form
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