What is The Smith Family Challenge?

The Smith Family Challenge is an annual fundraising event that has contributed nearly $4million to The Smith Family Learning for Life program since it started in 2008.

It is an exhilarating 100km off road adventure held over two days. Teams of four navigate by foot, bike and on water to the finish line! The 2018 event will be based in Jervis Bay, just 2 1/2 hours from Sydney.

In 2018 the event aims to raise an incredible $850,000, with each participant raising $10,000! All Challengers pay their own event costs, so 100% of donations go directly to the cause. This will help The Smith Family support young Australians in need to get the most out of their education, so they can create better futures for themselves.

Help us break the cycle of disadvantage without even breaking a sweat, simply by donating to the Challenge. Click on 'Donate' to find a participant

Event Date

March 1-3, 2018


Jervis Bay, NSW

(The exact location of the Challenge is kept secret until two weeks before race day)

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