Charity 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!

Tandem Skydives/Solo Parachuting

Bring out the dare devil in you and take to the skies! How about jumping out of a plane to bring the thrill of falling at speeds in the order of 120-180 mph?! For a once-in-a-lifetime experience, a tandem skydive is unlikely to be forgotten!

A static line parachute jump can be done just as a one off experience or as part of a course to progress on to freefall and skydiving.

Tandem Skydive

Registration fee- £75

Minimum Sponsorship -£300

Solo Parchuting

Registration fee – £50

Minimum sponsorship – £250

UK CHALLENGES

Coast to Coast Cycle

Covering 150 miles of some of Britain’s fantastic scenery over 2 days, the Coast to Coast Cycle Challenge is a great way to see sights from the Lake District to the Yorkshire Moors, as well as meeting new people who enjoy a challenge just as much as you.

Hadrian’s Wall Trek

Hadrian’s Wall was built in AD122 on the orders of the Roman Emperor Hadrian, and stretched from the East to West coasts of Britain, from Bowness on Solway in the West to Wallsend in the East. The Trek covers 25 miles of the wall over 2 days, going across Northumberland and giving you a taste of the Roman History in that area.

Ben Nevis Trek

Trek for charity to the top of Britain, on this exciting weekend charity challenge conquering Ben Nevis! Your challenge takes you into the heart of the breathtaking Western Highlands, in order to conquer the highest peak in Britain set at 1,343m (4,409ft) above sea level.

Your trail to the summit is technically easy, but trekking Ben Nevis is a strenuous challenge – stamina and determination are a must! The stunning views of the highlands will be with you all the way and provide a fantastic backdrop to one of the most sought after charity events in the UK!

 

Three Peaks Challenge: The 3 Peaks 24 hour Challenge involves climbing Mount Snowdon, Ben Nevis and Scafell Pike.

Cost: £50 deposit – £350 per person sponsorship

Available Dates 2014; May 24th – 25th, June 28th – 29th, July 26th – 27th, August 30th – 31st, September 13th – 14th

 

Lakes Biggest and Longest Challenge: The Lakes Biggest and Longest challenge is almost a complete crossing of the Lake District National Park from South to North. It involves canoeing, cycling, walking, scrambling and abseiling.

Cost: £50 deposit – £350 per person sponsorship

Available Dates 2014; June 14th – 15th, August 16th – 17th

 

The Yorkshire 3 Peaks challenge is an alternative to the national 3 Peaks challenge, almost as tough but without the travelling in between the mountains.

Cost: £50 deposit – £150 per person sponsorship

Available Dates 2014; July 12th, August 23rd

 

The Welsh 3000’s challenge aims to climb all 15 of the summits of Snowdonia that top the magic 3000 feet mark over 2 days.

Cost: £50 deposit – £350 per person sponsorship

Available Dates 2014; 24th – 25th May, 6th – 7th September

 

OVERSEAS CHALLENGES

London to Paris Bike Ride Challenge

Over 4 days you could be cycling from London, to Calais, to Arras, to Compiegne and ending up in Paris, covering a total of 300 miles. The once in a life time experience is topped off with the opportunity to spend your last day sightseeing in Paris.

Euro City Cycle

Over 5 days you could be cycling across 3 European cities including London, Amsterdam and Brussels covering a total of 300 miles. As if the breathtaking sights while on your travels isn’t enough once completing the challenge you will be given free time to explore Brussels before getting the train back to London.

Grand Canyon Trek

Expect some of Mother Nature’s best work on this once in a lifetime trek. The highlight of the 8 day trek will be the descent of over 3100ft into the Grand Canyon where an ancient Indian trail will lead you to Havasupai Indian Reservation. Here you will experience amazing scenery such as waterfalls and lagoons. To top off this exhilarating journey you will spend your last night in Las Vegas and attend a celebratory dinner.

If you want to get involved with any of these challenges or one of your own please get in touch with Ashleigh Harrison

All prices are approx and subject to availability.