Get involved Events The Captain Tom 100 Challenge Take part in the Captain Tom 100 Challenge and "Do it your way" Last year on April 6 Captain Tom started his fundraising challenge to walk 100 laps of his garden for our NHS heroes, his incredible determination captured the hearts of a nation and he went on to raise an incredible £38.9 million for NHS charities. About the Captain Tom 100 Challenge This year on Friday 30th April, Captain Tom would have celebrated his 101st birthday and we are delighted to be taking part in the Captain Tom 100 Challenge to celebrate his achievement and invite you to Sign up to help build on his legacy. Captain Tom 100 offers our supporters, of all ages and abilities, the the opportunity to raise crucial funds for our NHS charity, while at the same time celebrating Captain Tom’s generosity of spirit, the hope and joy he brought to millions, and his sense of fun. How it works It’s so simple. All participants need to do is dream up a Captain Tom 100 challenge based around the number 100 and do it at any time and anywhere over Captain Tom’s birthday weekend – starting on Friday 30 April through to Bank Holiday Monday 3 May. The challenge could be walking 100 steps or running 100 metres, scoring 100 goals, baking 100 cakes, climbing 100 stairs, hopping 100 laps of the garden, building 100 sandcastles, writing a 100- word poem, flipping 100 pancakes – anything at all, inside or out. Get fundraising Think up your 100 challenge Click Donate or Start Fundraising to take you to our dedicated charity Virginmoneygiving page where you can either make a donation or create your online giving page. Ask all your friends and family to sponsor you. Complete your 100 challenge anytime between 30 April and 3 May Share your challenge on social media by using #CaptainTom100 Social distancing The only requirement is that you must follow Government guidelines on exercise and social distancing. If you'd like to talk to someone from our team about the challenge, please get in touch. Booking for this event has now closed.