All events

Our regular calendar of events means there's always a challenge to get involved in to support Venture Trust...

Highland Fling Bungee Jumps

Various dates, (Killiecrankie, Perthshire)

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.

City to Summit, Rat Race

Sunday 29 July 2018

City to Summit is a really challenging race- 20h of hefty physical exertion.

Starting in Edinburgh the challenge involves running 24km, then cycling 184.2km, then running for another 39.4km to reach the summit of Ben Nevis.

Saturday 25 August 2018

A morning run through Holyrood Park with a Tough Mudder Twist. Not too muddy this time but just the same amount of challenge and fun.

5k, 10 obstacles and post challenge entertainment.

Sunday 9 September 2018

Join the crowds as they cycle between Glasgow and Edinburgh in Scotland's greatest display of pedal power...

Three challenges of different degrees of difficulty for anyone who loves to cycle....

Spartan Race (Perth)

15-16 September 2018

A first for UK Spartan Race runners; this new event will begin in Perth City Centre before heading out into the rugged Perthshire terrain.

Racers will be treated to a wide range of Spartan obstacles, which will appeal to both first-timers and seasoned Spartans alike.

Firth of Forth Swim (South Queensferry)

Saturday 22 September 2018

Take on this incredible open water sea swim and cross the Forth from South Queensferry to North Queensferry. If you're already a competent swimmer this will provide you with an exciting new challange...

Scottish Half Marathon

Sunday 23 September 2018

Entries are still open for the Scottish Half Marathon 2018...

The picturesque East Lothian course is described as seriously flat and rapid. Perfect if you are looking to chalk up a personal best. Join Team Venture Trust to run the half marathon or the 10k option.

Dramathon (Speyside)

Saturday 20 October 2018

The Dramathon is a stunner of an autumnal trail running race, following the old railway line of the Speyside Way.

Different race options of full marathon, half marathon, 10k and relay race are available.

2017 was the Dramathon's first year, and proved to be really popular selling out well in advance - entries opened on 2 January so sign up ASAP if you want a place!

Supernova Run- The Kelpies (Falkirk)

Friday 9, Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 November 2018

Join Team Venture Trust for a fun night-time 5K in Falkirk with The Kelpies.
Early evening 5pm family friendly event on Sunday. Face paint and glo sticks at the ready!

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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