CHALLENGE EVENTS

Step out of your comfort zone, push personal boundaries, and test your physical limits – all while raising funds for Outward Bound Canada’s charitable programs.

Sign up today for one of our unforgettable Challenge Events!

When you take part in one of these events, not only will you experience an incredible sense of accomplishment, you’ll also feel a deep sense of satisfaction knowing that you’ve made a difference in the lives of female survivors of violence, youth-at-risk, and veterans suffering from post traumatic stress disorder – by helping to send them on life-changing Outward Bound Canada programs that will have a lasting positive influence on their well-being and sense of self.

AND… as an added bonus, go the extra mile in your fundraising efforts and you’ll be eligible to earn some cool prizes!

Are you up for the challenge?



STORM THE TRENT

Saturday, May 14 or Sunday, May 15
Warsaw, ON (just northeast of Peterborough)

This amazing adventure race features trail-running/walking, biking and flat-water paddling. There is something for everyone – from an introductory course designed to be fun and accessible to beginners, to a mid-range Trek, to a challenging Trek Elite for the serious competitor. All events start from the charming hamlet of Warsaw and wind through this picturesque section of the Trent-Severn Waterway.


MUD HERO

August 27 & 28, Albion Hills, ON
plus dates in Ottawa, Montreal, Halifax, Winnipeg, and Red Deer

This crazy, Canadian-made obstacle course race is the perfect opportunity to test your limits and have the time of your life – with a little mud thrown in for good measure! Whether you choose the 6km standard course or the 10km ‘Ultra’, you’ll have the time of your life – and celebrate together at the unforgettable post-race Mud Bash. Kids are welcome too – and have their own “Junior” division!


WILDERNESS TRAVERSE

Saturday, September 24 to Sunday, September 25
Northern Muskoka, ON

This 24-hour race will take you and your team-mates through 150 kilometres of unforgettable Canadian Shield on foot, mountain bike and canoe. It’s one of the toughest – and most rewarding – team-based adventure races around, and by fundraising for Outward Bound Canada, you’ll help those most in need to discover their true potential through the transformative power of outdoor adventure.


CHOOSE YOUR OWN CHALLENGE!

Interested in other events or a personal challenge of your very own? We've got you covered! Choose your own event and create a customized Outward Bound Canada Challenge. Whether it’s a run, swim, triathlon or some other activity, you can use your personal challenge to raise funds for Outward Bound Canada’s life-changing charitable programs using our online fundraising platform and tools.