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Team Challenges!

There are many charity challenges you can take part in, all around the world. From international marathons, to treks through the rainforest, there is something for everyone. Take a look at what is on offer and get in touch with laura.mcveigh@nuth.nhs.uk if you are interested in taking part in a challenge for us!

 

Hadrian’s Wall Walk

This most ancient of charity treks takes you from Lanercost Priory to Brocolitia, encompassing some fascinating ruins. It is the most remarkable Roman monument in the country, and quite unique throughout the former Empire. Now a UNESCO World Heritage Site – which cuts through Northumberland National Park, Hadrian’s Wall attracts trekkers from all over, as it offers great challenging walks, filled with a stunning backdrop and history.

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Lakes 4 Peaks Challenge 

This stunning challenge takes place in one of the UK’s most beautiful locations. Trek and summit the four highest peaks of The Lake District – Scafell Pike, Scafell, Helvellyn and Skiddaw. The trekking begins at Seathwaite, from where you tackle Scafell and Scafell Pike via the Corridor route.  Stamina and determination are a must on this fantastic but strenuous challenge; although it involves some tough trekking, the stunning views of the Lake District will be with you all the way and the close proximity of the four peaks means that it’s possible to do all this in one great weekend!

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UK Coast to Coast Cycle

The aim of this charity challenge is as simple as its name suggests – to conquer the breadth of Britain by bike! Starting with your rear wheels in the Irish Sea in the town of Whitehaven, your charity challenge encompasses some of the best scenery Britain has to offer! From the stunning mountains of the Lake District to the beautiful open moors of the Northern Pennines – your UK Coast to Coast cycle for charity will leave you wanting more!

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