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Join one of our exciting events

We have a variety of fun and challenging events taking place in the UK and around the world. Sign up to join team Foothold today and help us ensure no engineer or their family has to face life’s challenges unsupported.


Great South Run

The Great South Run is part of an incredible weekend of running.


Manchester Half Marathon

Take your place on the start line and soak up that buzzing atmosphere.


Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge

Conquer the 3 highest peaks of the Yorkshire Dales!


Ride London

The world’s greatest festival of cycling returns on Sunday 26 May 2024


Edinburgh Marathon Festival

Enjoy a fantastic all-encompassing route which takes in some of Edinburgh’s most iconic landmarks.


Isle of Wight Ultra Challenge

An unrivalled opportunity to take in the coastal paths of the Isle of Wight.


Brighton Marathon

Take on this very special marathon through the streets of Brighton.



A Tandem skydive is the easiest and most popular of all skydives.


iDrop Abseil

An incredible descent from the viewing platform of the British Airways i360 for brave adventurers, and scared ones too.

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Neurodiversity at work: How leaders and managers can support neurodiverse staff to thrive

Neurodivergent engineer Martin shares his some top tips to help leaders empower neurodiverse colleagues to thrive at work.

Working with ADHD: Thriving with FREE Help from Access to Work

Sam shares her experience with Access To Work and how it can help other engineers with neurodiversity.

“Making a meaningful and enduring difference” – your impact in 2022-23

Our CEO Jane shares her thoughts on how your support helped us make a real difference for engineers and their families around the world.