From balls to bake sales, running events to raft races, you will find a wide range of Children 1st events throughout the year.

If you'd like to organise your own event or help us to organise ours, please get in touch with your nearest Regional Fundraising Office.

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The Atlantic
Team BROAR is made up of the three MacLean brothers - Ewan, Lachlan and Jamie. In January they completed a record-breaking row across the Atlantic Ocean to raise vital funds for children in Scotland.


Wherever you are!
Support the record-breaking Team BROAR and take to your oars! Form a team and row either 50 miles or 75 miles in a relay.

Golf Tri-Am

Across Scotland
Children 1st and Bothwell Castle Golf Club invite clubs across Scotland to include a Tri-Am in their 2020 fixtures.

An Audience with Charlie MacLean and Team BROAR

The Place Hotel, Edinburgh
Join us for an evening with world record breaking Team BROAR and Scotland’s leading whisky expert, Charlie MacLean.

Glasgow Clyde Slide

Experience a rush of adrenaline and support children in Scotland - glide 700ft across the Clyde at speeds of up to 40mph!


Multiple locations
Can you become a tartan clad hero for children and families across Scotland? Join the Children 1st Kiltwalk team now and receive a 50% discount on your registration!

Edinburgh Marathon Festival

An unforgettable running experience and a major event in the Scottish sporting calendar, the Edinburgh Marathon Festival is back for another bonanza year.

Scottish Half Marathon and 10k

Edinburgh/East Lothian
The Scottish Half Marathon and 10K is the ultimate running experience combining fast, flat routes with stunning views of East Lothian's Golf Coast - come and be a part of it!

Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run

Be part of Scotland’s biggest weekend of running. You can choose to get the whole family involved or take on a running challenge for yourself and beat that personal best!

Baxters Loch Ness Marathon

Join #TeamChildren1st and run one of the most stunning marathons in the world. With spectacular scenery, fantastic atmosphere and a truly memorable experience – it’s no wonder it has been voted one of the top 10 UK marathons.

Forth Rail Bridge Abseil

Forth Rail Bridge, Edinburgh
Free-fall abseil SAS style from the Forth Rail Bridge – one of Scotland's most iconic landmarks.

Virgin Money London Marathon 2021

Our places for the 2020 London Marathon have now been filled, but we’re already at work to build our running team for 2021!