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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!
Walk This Way 50k
Saturday, 2 May, 2015 - 06:30
Region: South East
A 50km walk between Demelza Hospice Care for Children's Sittingbourne and Eltham hospices.
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.
RNIB Pedometer Challenge 2015
Monday, 26 January, 2015 - 10:00
Region: National
Kick off your new year fitness resolution by joining us on a 10,000 step a day virtual walk from Lands End to John O'Groats! Over 70 days you'll walk the length of the UK, get fit and help us raise money to support our services.
2015 New Year's Day Walk
Thursday, 1 January, 2015 - 21:50
Region: East Midlands
NEW YEAR'S DAY WALK Meet at Woodland Car Park (A4226 Map: OL14 Grid Ref: SO 623124) Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire
Boxing Day Welly Walk for Cancer Research UK
Friday, 26 December, 2014 - 12:00
Region: East of England
Get together and spend quality time with your friends and family by going on a walk this Boxing Day. Go out and have fun in style with your loved ones by decorating your wellies before you go and help give cancer the boot! Walk anywhere, any distance, and just donate £10 each to help beat cancer sooner. Sign up for your free pack and we'll give you lots of ideas for a walk to remember. www.cruk.org/wellywalk
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.