Help us fund lifesaving bowel research – choose your challenge and start fundraising today!

Create a Facebook Fundraiser or Create a JustGiving page

What challenge can I take on?

The 42 Challenge is open to everyone – no matter your age, hobbies, interests or fitness ability. Choose your own 42 challenge to take on within the month of April.

Here are some ideas to get you started:

  • run 42 miles or 42km (26 miles) in the month of April
  • bake 42 cakes to share with friends and family
  • do 42 fitness workout moves (squats, sit-ups or lunges) each day
  • hold a virtual quiz with 42 questions
  • cycle for 420 minutes in a week (that’s 7 hours – one hour a day for a week?

Do I need to register to take part?

Please do complete the short form below to tell us about your 42 Challenge plans.

Register for The 42 Challenge

How should I fundraise?

You can choose which platform to use and how much you’d like to raise for The 42 Challenge – there is no fundraising target.

  1. Create a fundraising page on JustGiving
  2. Create a Facebook Fundraiser to share with your friends and family
  3. Make a one-off donation to our website

Can I get a Bowel Research UK T-shirt?

Yes, we are sending free T-shirts to our fundraisers once they raise over £42 towards our lifesaving research.

Please email with your details.


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