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The HEROES Challenge 2015
Saturday, 12 September, 2015 - 08:30 to 19:30
Region: South West
This unique event features a spectacular undulating off-road course.You will enjoy some of the best of South Dorset’s beautiful countryside around Abbotsbury and The Fleet, taking in the famous Hardy’s Monument.There are seperate running and walking full and half marathon events to suit all abilities. Raising monies for small charities.
Thames Path Challenge
Saturday, 12 September, 2015 - 09:00 to Sunday, 13 September, 2015 - 08:00
Region: London
The Thames Path Trail is unique - varied & beautiful scenery that's steeped in history and a superb backdrop for an Ultra Challenge and our 'festival' of endurance events. You can take on the full 100km, a 50km half, or a 25km section - in aid of a charity of your choice. Most challengers will walk it, some will jog parts, and others will run the whole course.
Malvern Hills Challenge
Saturday, 12 September, 2015 - 09:30
Region: West Midlands
The Help for Heroes Malvern Hills Challenge is now in its sixth year. In 2015, we hope to make the Challenge even bigger and better to raise funds for Help for Heroes. By taking part you will be helping ensure there is a support network for our wounded and their families, for life.
Henley 10km challenge
Sunday, 13 September, 2015 - 08:00
Region: South West
For 2015 we're hosting a new Henley 10k event alongside the Thames Path Challenge, as part of the ever growing 'Thames Valley Walking Fesitval'. This event is a loop through Remenham and starts and finishes at Mill Meadows by the River Thames. You can take it on as a walk, jog, or run with your family and friends.
Chilterns 3 Peaks Challenge 2015
Sunday, 13 September, 2015 - 09:30
Region: South East
The Chilterns 3 Peaks Challenge, a fundraising event to support Rennie Grove Hospice Care, returns on Sunday 13 September for its seventh year! Join us for our own version of the famous national challenge and experience the beautiful scenery along part of the Ridgeway National Trail, taking in Whiteleaf Cross, Coombe Hill and Ivinghoe Beacon.
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!
Ouse Washes Experience
Sunday, 20 September, 2015 - 21:30
Region: East Midlands
This event has a walking element and runs from Welney Village in Norfolk to Welches Dam in Cambrideshire. It's approx 10Km and takes 2-2.5 hrs
Childrens Air Ambulance Coastal Walk
Friday, 25 September, 2015 - 08:00
Region: National
The Children’s Air Ambulance Sussex Coastal Challenge is a 22 mile, 2 day trek along some of Britain’s most stunning countryside,
Ben Nevis Challenge- Cancer Focus NI
Friday, 25 September, 2015 - 09:00 to Sunday, 27 September, 2015 - 17:00
Region: East MidlandsEast of EnglandLondonNorth EastNorth WestSouth EastSouth WestWest MidlandsYorkshire and Humber
Join Cancer Focus NI on their signature event and climb Ben Nevis this September!
Toubkal Trek
Friday, 25 September, 2015 - 10:30 to Monday, 28 September, 2015 - 19:00
Region: National
Gentle Weekend Hill / High Atals Trek with optional Mountain summit trek. Commence at 2500metres, trek to 3000metres with optional summit trek to 4,167m