Get Active for manta conservation

Whether you are an experienced or first-time competitor; a keen runner, swimmer, cyclist or general adventurer - now is the time to get active!

Let manta and devil rays be your motivation to do something amazing. This could be the year that you run your first 10K, take part in a wild swim or maybe even commit to a bigger adventure! Signing up to a sponsored sporting event is a great way to challenge yourself, travel to exciting destinations, and raise vital donations for the Manta Trust.

Scroll down to see some recommended events and to find out how you can get an exclusive Team Manta T-shirt! However you choose to get active for mantas this year, please get in touch and let us know!

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Below are some events that might appeal to you, but whether you sign up to one of the following or another event you find yourself, please get in touch so we can send you a fundraising pack and wish you luck! Plus, scroll down to find out how you can become an official member of #TeamManta.



Whatever your experience, age or personal goal, Ironman have an event that's right for you. With races in the UK, Europe, USA, Asia and more!


15th - 17th May 2020

Explore the streets of East London, flush with vibrant street art, green spaces, winding canals and historic sites, enjoying panoramic views of the Olympic Park.

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If you sign-up to a sponsored event and commit to raising a minimum of £200 for the Manta Trust, we’ll send you a free Team Manta T-shirt; modelled here by Lucie who took part in 2018’s British 10K. These exclusive T-shirts are not for sale… they can only be earned!

Join #TEAMMANTA today!

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2019 Events


Determined Chris Glanfield was forced to stop training for this year’s ASICS 10K London due to a knee injury, but (with the consent of his doctor) he instead took on a cycling challenge and raised an incredible £590!


Thank you to the incredible Fabienne, Liv, Christian, Abbie and Stuart for donning their running shoes in sunny London this July for Virgin Sport’s 10K event and raising £1535!


A huge congratulations to Eleanor, Jo and Ady for taking the plunge for mantas and raising £644.50!