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Challenge Events

If you fancy getting active and raising some money for York Mind in the process, we’d love to welcome you to Team York Mind!


York 10k

August - 10km

We're delighted to be an official partner charity for the York 10k. It's one of our favourites - fast & flat PB territory, whilst taking in York's most glorious historic sights.

Sign up to run for Team York Mind here.

Tyne Bridge runners

Great North Run

September - Half Marathon - 13.1 miles

We have a small number of places available each year in the Great North Run - please be aware that these sell out fast!

Sign up to run for Team York Mind here.


Yorkshire Marathon

October - Marathon - 26.2 miles

We're delighted to be an official partner charity for the Yorkshire Marathon, alongside Leeds Mind. Starting with a quick run past York's historic architecture, your journey takes in rolling hills, stunning scenery (and a cheeky hill to finish).

Are you up for the epic 26.2 mile challenge? Sign up to run for Team York Mind here.


Adventure Challenges

If you're looking for an adventure challenge such as an overseas trek or walk, we recommend Lost Earth Adventures.

Lost Earth Adventures are accredited tour operators. ABTA and ATOL bonded, they have lead expeditions across the globe and have a wealth of knowledge, expertise and experience in all things adventure related. As a small, personal company they pride themselves on professionalism, leadership, and attention to detail. If you’re looking to take on a challenge to raise money for York Mind, Lost Earth Adventures can help with all challenges, big or small.


Taking on a challenge of your own?

Taking part in a run that isn't on our list above? Or perhaps you're trekking, swimming, dancing, or walking... whatever your challenge, wherever it is, in return for fundraising for York Mind you’ll have the option of getting your hands on your very own Team York Mind vest, plus access to a range of fundraising materials to help you tell the world about your good deed.

If you’d like some support to fundraise with your own challenge, simply get in touch using the form below or give us an email / call: / 01904 404940

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Upcoming events

Buckets Train Station


18th December 2020, 10:00 - 6:00

York Train Station – Bucket collection & Info Stand

We’re delighted to be visiting York Train Station to host a bucket collection & info stand. Our collectors will be out and about in blue collecting those much-needed funds for better mental health – if you’re able to say hello and pop a coin in the bucket, we’d really appreciate it! Read more

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