The Carrington Drum

Be the best and win the drum! The prestigious Carrington Drum is open to all units and sub-units of the Regular Army and Army Reserve.

Virtual Frontline Walk

The Virtual Frontline Walk

Commemorate the Centenary of the First World War at your own pace.

The virtual Frontline Walk is a personal challenge that can be completed at any location. You can start at your pace anywhere in the world. It is a great way to stay fit and active, while supporting The Soldiers’ Charity.

The Frontline Walk

The Frontline Walk

Join The Frontline Walk – a 100km trek through the WWI battlefields to commemorate the First World War Centenary

Somme, Ypres
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Veteran’s Support Group

The Veteran’s Support Group in Colchester, Essex takes place on the third Wednesday of every month.

The Revision Cadet Challenge

Revision Cadet Challenge

What innovative ideas can your detachment think to raise money for soldiers, former soldiers and their families?

Race The Runway

Up to 40 super cars, a day of timed runs, a static military display, a silent auction, a hog roast lunch and all this will be followed by a chance to ‘cool the engines’ over a spot of dinner.

A day at Brighton Races

Tickets include – shuttle bus from Brighton station or parking, entry to the course, exclusive use of the hospitality suite, two-course lunch, direct access onto the grandstand, brief explanation of the card and tips from the course commentator, exclusive TOTE in the suite. All for £59.50 per head.

Jazz on the Exe

Join us for a cruise along the River Exe with All Jazzed Up, Exmouth’s fantastic swing jazz band.

Great North Run 2018

Run for ABF The Soldiers’ Charity in the world’s greatest half marathon!

Ice Maiden Talk by Sophie Montagne

Six British women have become the first all-female team to use muscle power alone to ski coast-to-coast across Antarctica. One of these intrepid adventurers, Sophie Montagne, will give a fascinating talk on her experiences.

Yorkshire Three Peaks

The Yorkshire 3 Peaks is a MUST DO for any aspiring walker; the route takes in the stunning peaks of Ingleborough, Pen Y Ghent and Whernside over 24.5 miles whilst passing the stunning viaduct at Ribblehead.

Edinburgh Big Curry

Whether bringing friends, colleagues or clients, the Big Curry lunch is a mix of relaxed informality with a ‘twist’ of British Army style.

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An exhibition of over 100 examples of contemporary paintings, sculptures and much more…

Altcar 10k Trail Run 2018

A unique trail run with the route including stretches along the River Bank and the Sand Dunes of Formby Sands.

Ikano Bank Robin Hood Half Marathon

Join us and run one of the most picturesque race routes in the UK. Take on one of the UK’s most scenic half marathons, taking in many of Nottingham’s landmarks.

Glasgow Big Curry 2018

Whether bringing friends, colleagues or clients, the Big Curry lunch is a mix of relaxed informality with a ‘twist’ of British Army style.

Cardiff Half Marathon

Cardiff Half Marathon

With its flat and fast course the Cardiff University/Cardiff Half Marathon is an ideal opportunity to beat your personal best!

It’s also a great race for beginners – its very well organised and the scenery is incredible and varied.

Royal Parks Half Marathon

Royal Parks Half Marathon

Take on one of the UK’s most scenic half marathons, running through many of London’s beautiful royal parks.

Big Curry Party 2018

The Big Curry Party 2018

Come and light up Salisbury by attending a fabulous evening at The Guildhall in the heart of the city.

Armistice Centenary Dinner

Armistice Centenary Dinner Colchester

ABF The Soldiers’ Charity East Anglia will be holding a commemorative dinner night with music and a guest speaker to mark 100 years since the Armistice and end of the First World War.

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Brighton Marathon

Join our Fundraising Army in one of the UK’s favourite 26.2-milers, The Brighton Marathon.

Rifle Run

Rifle Run is the first civilian event of its kind – based on a military exercise called a march and shoot it combines three shooting challenges with a 10km cross-country run.

The Cateran Yomp

54 miles in 24 hours – The ultimate charity walk is back! Are you tough enough to take on the Yomp?

Fundraising Army cyclist at Ride London 2016

Ride London-Surrey 100

Take on the 100 mile Prudential RideLondon. This takes you past iconic landmarks, up renowned climbs and through closed roads.