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Stuck for challenge ideas?

We got you. Browse our ideas to get the ball rolling for your summer challenge. Whatever you do, make sure it’s worth sponsoring:

3 men playing beach volleyball

Play an Olympic sport (like rounders, badminton or tennis) every day with all the family

Rugby player diving on the ground holding a rugby ball

Hold a daily Olympic-style football or rugby match with your mates

Man with arms up in the air doing Burpees

Take on 100 burpees a day

3 men in fancy dress. 1 man dress as a bright orange carrot, 1 as a purple raspberry and 1 dress as a bright red strawberry.

Run 5k, 10k or a half marathon every day in fancy dress

Two people in the plank position with books on their backs

Do a plank challenge (spice things up and balance something on your back while you plank!)

Woman laughing holding mug talking to another person.

Commit to a kind act every day

2 women holding and singing into a microphone with another man singing in sun glasses

Choreograph a dance routine or live stream a karaoke song every day 

Man and child hammering tent peg into ground

Sleep in the back garden for a week

3 British athletes holding medals and smiling

Try and beat one of the Team GB athletes at their own challenge…

Level up your fundraising game

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Complete your JustGiving page

Add a photo and update your story to make your Game On fundraising page personal.

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Spread the word

Post your page on your social media channels and ask your followers to join you!

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Just ask!

Don't be afraid to ask people for donations. Chances are, your friends and family will be keen to support your Game On challenge (especially if you’re leaping out of your comfort zone!).

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Join the community

When we come together, anything is possible. Use #GameOnTeamGB when sharing your posts and photos.

Fundraising made easy

Download a poster and a sponsorship form if you are planning any offline fundraising, or use these social media posts to get the word out about your challenge. Don't forget, there are rewards you can get for fundraising – discover them on the Game On homepage!

Poster image with the following text including : I'm supporting Team GB and the British Red Cross.
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