Sports and challenge events

Sponsored sports and challenge events are a great way to push yourself to your limits and support Talbot House at the same time. 

Below are some suggested events you might like to take part in for Talbot House, however you are not limited to these.  Please get in touch with us on 0161 203 4095 or with any questions or if you need our support.


3 Peaks Challenge - Friday 21st- Saturday 22nd April 2017

Support carers of people with learning disabilities by taking on this exciting and rewarding challenge trekking over the famous Yorkshire 3 peaks for Talbot House.  Sign up here 

Great Manchester Run - Sunday 28th May 2017 - 10k

Take in the views of Manchester United's Old Trafford Stadium, the award winning Imperial War Museum and the Lowry  Sign up here then let us know you have joined our team.

Great Manchester Half Marathon - Sunday 28th May 2017 - 13.1 miles

A brand new run for 2017, with a route that takes in the Etihad Stadium, Old Trafford and the Mancunian Way.  Challenge yourself and be one of the first to take on what will surely become an iconic event. There is no minimum sponsorship and you can sign up here then let us know you have joined our team.

Trekfest - 2nd & 3rd September 2017 - 25k/50k/75k/100k

This challenging event has four distances and takes place in the Peak District on the weekend of the 2nd & 3rd September.  The distances are 25k, 50, 75, and 100k.  You simply choose which distance you want to do and sign up here. You can either pay all the costs yourself and all fundraised money comes to Talbot House, or pay a registration fee and raise a specified amount with the costs coming out of this amount and the rest going to Talbot House.  All the costs are listed here

Sponsored challenges of your choice

Sponsor forms are available from Talbot House Support Centre for any challenge or activity you would like to participate in to raise funds for our charity. Please get in touch with Kylie on 0161 203 4095 or emails at for more information and sponsor forms.