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Hit the wall and make a difference - Great Wall of China Trek.
Saturday, 19 September, 2015 (All day) to Sunday, 27 September, 2015 (All day)
Region: West Midlands
is a fantastic five day trek along this magnificent structure, over watch-towers and mountains, through historic battlements and to the top of the ‘Heavenly Ladder’ at Mutianyu. You will place your own brick in a section that is currently being restored, ensuring your imprint is left on the Wall for all time - a very special privilege, unique to Zoë’s Place Coventry. Conquer the twists, turns, steps and slopes of this formidable fortification!
Trek Kilimanjaro!
Monday, 10 August, 2015 - 13:00 to Thursday, 20 August, 2015 - 13:00
Region: East Midlands
Trek to the roof of Africa, Mount Kilimanjaro, in the trip of a lifetime
Isle of Wight Challenge - supporting The Hunger Project
Saturday, 2 May, 2015 - 06:00 to Sunday, 3 May, 2015 - 00:00
Region: LondonSouth EastSouth West
Walk for Health and support The Hunger Project in 2015 by taking on the Isle of Wight Challenge. Kicking off the Isle of Wight Walking Festival 2015, the Isle of Wight Challenge (106, 56 or 32km) follows the stunning coastal path for over 100 km around England’s largest island. Most will walk it at their own pace, some will jog parts of it, and others will run the full 106 km ultra marathon style! Get involved via http://www.thehungerproject.co.uk/getinvolved/isle-of-wight-challenge/
Virgin London Marathon 2015 - Applicants Required
Sunday, 26 April, 2015 (All day)
Region: National
The Donkey Sanctuary are seeking applicants for their five available places in the 2015 Virgin London Marathon.
Yuletide Stride Chelmsford
Thursday, 11 December, 2014 - 19:00
Region: East of EnglandSouth East
Take in the City’s Christmas lights by foot and walk off those early Christmas treats! Leaving from at Anglia Ruskin University at 7pm, all are invited to join the Christmas spirit and walk a festive five and a half miles around Chelmsford.
Great Wall of China Trek 2014
Saturday, 25 October, 2014 (All day) to Sunday, 2 November, 2014 (All day)
Region: National
Join us on this unforgettable, exclusive NSPCC trek along the Great Wall of China!
Walk Barnsley
Monday, 6 January, 2014 - 09:00 to Monday, 6 April, 2015 - 09:00
Region: Yorkshire and Humber
Team Activ have won a ‘Walk Barnsley’ contract as part of the South Yorkshire Local Sustainable Travel Fund. Funding for the two-year-contract will target businesses and households along the A635 corridor between Town Centre and Hickleton to get more people engaged in walking.