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24-02-2017
Sail & Sport- Travel Ideas for Your Next Holiday

If you love to travel and you try to get out to new and amazing places as much as you can you are...

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Challenges
  • Sporting Vactions, Holidays

19-02-2017
Kilimanjaro Frequently Asked Questions

The challenge can be a big decision for some; the time off work and away from the family plus the...

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Trekking Challenges
  • Kilimanjaro;Trekking;Walking;Altitude

18-02-2017
London to Paris Cycle Frequently Asked Questions

What would you consider to be the important questions needing answering before you take part in t...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Cycling, Training, Questions, Paris

30-01-2017
Cycling Holidays

Cycling Holidays


Guest Blogger

Cycling in Europe If you love to cycle and you love to go on holiday, ...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Cycling Holidays

25-01-2017
London to Amsterdam Cycle Frequently Asked Questions

  We often find that people will ask similar questions when deciding if the

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Cycle Challenges
  • Cycling, Training, Amsterdam, Questions

25-01-2017
Travelling Tips: Buying Gifts for Your Friends and Family

If you are a keen traveller, ...

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Challenges
  • Travelling Tips

18-01-2017
Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge Frequently Asked Questions

Taking on a challenge is a big decision for some and I am sure there are many questions needing a...

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Trekking Challenges
  • Trekking, Walking, Mountains, 3Peaks, Yorkshire

16-01-2017
Sports Massage On Challenges

Here at Challenge Central, we are once again proving to be one of the leaders in our field by pro...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Cycling, Sports Massage, Cycling Challenge

16-01-2017
2017 - The year to make it happen!

A new year has begun and now is the perfect time to start planning the 2017 adventures!

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Challenges
  • Motivation, Achievement, Challenge Central

09-01-2017
Thailand Blog by Cedric!

Hello, remember me? I am Cedric the Challenge Central mascot. At just over 4 years old, here is a...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Credric, Cycling, Thailand Cycling Tour, Bangkok to Phuket

05-12-2016
Thailand Cycling Tour - Day 10

We did it – We cycled over 500 miles from Bangkok to Phuket! It has been a truly ...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Thailand Cycling Tour, Bangkok to Phuket, Cycling

04-12-2016
Thailand Cycling Tour - Day 9

After a wonderful night in the forest with a collection of unique noises making us feel like we w...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Thailand Cycling Tour, Bangkok to Phuket, Cycling

03-12-2016
Thailand Cycling Tour - Day 8

78 exhausting and very wet miles completed today as we move closer to our final destination in Ph...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Thailand Cycling Tour, Bangkok to Phuket, Cycling

02-12-2016
Thailand Cycling Tour - Day 7

The longest and toughest day today as the team cycled across the country with a whopping 91-miles...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Thailand Cycling Tour, Bangkok to Phuket, Cycling

01-12-2016
Thailand Cycling Tour - Day 6

Chilled day today for the team to recuperate after cycling 243 miles over the past four days....

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Cycle Challenges
  • Thailand Cycling Tour, Bangkok to Phuket, Cycling

30-11-2016
Thailand Cycling Tour - Day 5

For the fourth consecutive days, our mileage has increased up to today’s distance of 86-mil...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Thailand Cycling Tour, Bangkok to Phuket, Cycling

29-11-2016
Thailand Cycling Tour - Day 4

With the two shortest days of the cycle tour complete, our 68-mile journey today was our first bi...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Thailand Cycling Tour, Bangkok to Phuket, Cycling

28-11-2016
Thailand Cycling Tour - Day 3

We kicked the day off with a buffet breakfast overlooking the beautiful lake that the Thai bungal...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Thailand Cycling Tour, Bangkok to Phuket, Cycling

27-11-2016
 Thailand Cycling Tour - Day 2

The day we have been waiting for arrived today with our group’s first chance to experience ...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Thailand Cycling Tour, Bangkok to Phuket, Cycling

26-11-2016
Thailand Cycling Tour - Day 1

Our Thailand adventure officially gets underway today with an evening out to get to know each oth...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Thailand Cycling Tour, Bangkok to Phuket, Cycling

25-11-2016
Thailand Cycling Tour - Pre Challenge

I absolutely love Thailand, it is such a welcoming, varied and fun country to travel in. With Cha...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Thailand Cycling Tour, Bangkok to Phuket, Cycling

21-11-2016
Fundraising Ideas for Those on Small Budgets

There are many reasons why you might need to raise a hefty amount of money very quickly. Whether ...

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Trekking Challenges
  • Fundraising, Trekking, Cycling

20-11-2016
My Kilimanjaro Experience - By Phil

Written by our CC Mountain Leader Phil: Working as a mountain guide takes me all over t...

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Trekking Challenges
  • Kilimanjaro, Trekking, Walking, Altitude

14-11-2016
UK Cycling Tours

UK Cycling Tours


Alan Cook

Challenge Central started out as a love of challenges with a passion to help ordinary people work...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Cycling, London to Paris Cycle, London to Amsterdam Cycle

10-11-2016
Kilimanjaro Kit List

Trekking Kilimanjaro could be the biggest expedition of your life, don’t let poor preparati...

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Trekking Challenges
  • Kilimanjaro, Kit List, Trekking, Walking

25-10-2016
Top 10 overall health benefits and positives that are gained from trekking

Created by one of our partners Trekking Spot, here are their top 10 overall health benefits ...

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Trekking Challenges
  • Trekking, Health, Challenges, Mountains, 3Peaks

17-10-2016
3 Peaks Challenge Frequently Asked Questions

We often find that people will ask similar questions when deciding if the

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Trekking Challenges
  • Trekking, Walking, Mountains, 3Peaks, Questions

05-10-2016
Why You Should Spend Your Gap Year in the UK

For many young people, taking a gap year in between finishing sixth form and going away to univer...

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Trekking Challenges
  • Gap Year

23-08-2016
How fit do you need to be to climb Kilimanjaro?

Over the last few years when chatting with our participants as we trek up and down the UK mountai...

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Trekking Challenges
  • Kilimanjaro, Trekking, Fitness, Walking, Training

19-08-2016
All about the medal?

With Team GB making the nation proud by clearing up on the medal front in Rio, it got me thinking...

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Challenges
  • Motivation, Achievement, Challenge Central

15-08-2016
Yorkshire 3 Peaks vs National 3 Peaks Challenge

Fresh off the Yorkshire 3 Peaks last weekend, I was asked a question that I’ve been asked m...

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Trekking Challenges
  • Yorkshire 3 Peaks, National 3 Peaks, Mountains, Trekking, Walking

04-08-2016
Information Events - Are they beneficial?

"Can I take part on my own", "How fit do I need ...

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Challenges
  • Challenges, Trekking, Cycling, Walking, Information

04-08-2016
Does it PAY to pay for quality kit?

If you are a beginner or novice to walking/trekking in all weat...

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Challenges
  • Kit, Equipment, Challenges

04-07-2016
Why do people choose a challenge event?

I often think about what makes people decide to take on a chall...

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Challenges
  • Challenges, Fundraising, Corporate, Achievement

06-06-2016
Why take on a challenge?

Why take on a challenge?


Claire Whittle

So I got to thinking the other day whilst on a particularly lon...

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Trekking Challenges
  • Trekking, Cycling, Challenges, Motivation

26-04-2016
Trekking Challenges
  • 3 Peaks Challenge, Trekking, Challenges, Tips

13-04-2016
Bike Pedals - Which should I choose?

Knowing which bike pedals to choose when undertaking a challenge can be difficult. I wanted to ta...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Cycling, Training

31-03-2016
Training for a sporting challenge- In the eyes of a Personal Trainer

So you’ve entered the biggest sporting challenge of your ...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Trekking, Cycling, Challenges, Training, Fitness

11-03-2016
Charity Spotlight: Action for Children

Across the UK, hundreds of thousands of children aren’t getting the care or opportunities t...

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Charities
  • Charity, Fundraising, Challenges

03-02-2016
Do you have the love for walking?

We all know just how easy it is to drive to the shops down the road or grab a taxi to visit your ...

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Trekking Challenges
  • Trekking, Walking, Achievement, Mountains

03-02-2016
A love affair with the mountains

In 2009 I climbed my first mountain, Skiddaw in the Lake District.  I loved it from the very...

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Trekking Challenges
  • Mountains, 3 Peaks Challenge, The Welsh 3000s, Walking, Trekking

13-01-2016
Bangkok to Phuket Cycle 2015

Thailand - What a marvellous country! I recently took part in the Bangkok to Phuket Cyc...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Cycling, Bangkok to Phuket Cycle

04-12-2015
Benefits of Cycling

Benefits of Cycling


Selina Cole

Over the past few years, there has been a noticeable rise in people taking up cycling and joining...

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Cycle Challenges
  • Cycling, Fitness, Challenges

03-12-2015
Taking on a challenge for charity

In 2008, I became heavily involved in charity fundraising due to personal connections. From arran...

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Charities
  • Fundraising, Charity, Challenges