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Challenge Yourself

 

Are you looking to challenge yourself this year?

Why not sign up for a sponsored event and help raise money for a worthy cause.

Please take a look through the list of exciting events going on in the UK this year.

If you are thinking of taking on one of these amazing challenges for Alfie's Journey Fund (The Brain Tumour Charity), and would like a sponsor pack, please contact: zoe@alfiebearsjourney.co.uk

Our official t-shirts are also available to buy through the online shop, which can be found here

Once you have signed up for your challenge, you can join Alfie's Journey Team here: https://www.justgiving.com/teams/alfiesjourneyfundteam

Thank you for your support!

 

Challenges

Here is a list of some of the challenges coming up in 2017..

 

Tough Mudder Half: 5 Mile, 13 Obstacles, One Extraordinary Experience.

Date: May 13th 2017

Location: Belvoir Castle, Midlands

Dates: 9th & 10th September 2017

Location: Cholmondeley Castle, North West

Price: From £65 per entry

You can sign up here:https://toughmudder.co.uk/

 

Tough Mudder Full Challenge: 10-12 Miles, 20+ Obstacles

Dates: May 6th & 7th 2017

Location: Culden Faw, Midlands

Dates: May 20th & 21st 2017

Location: Belvoir Castle, Midlands

Dates: June 17th & 18th 2017

Location: Drumlanrig Castle, Scotland

Price: From £109 per entry

You can sign up here:https://toughmudder.co.uk/

 

Great North Swim 2017: The UK's biggest weekend of open water swimming at Lake Windermere.

Options: ½ Mile, 1 Mile, 2 Miles, 5K & 10K

Dates: 09th & 10th June 2017

Location: Windermere, Lake District

Prices: 1/2 Mile - £35 per entry , 1 Mile - £40 per entry , 2 Miles - £48 per entry , 5K - £55 per entry , 10K - £85 per entry

You can sign up here: http://www.greatrun.org/great-swim/great-north-swim

 

Great East Swim 2017: Whether you're looking to try an open water swim for the first time, or you're searching for the ultimate challenge, the Great East Swim offers you a selection of distances to suit your ability.

Options: ½ Mile, 1 Mile, 2 Miles & 5K

Dates: 17th June 2017

Location: Alton Water, Suffolk

Prices: 1/2 Mile - £28 per entry ,1 Mile - £34 per entry , 2 Miles - £38 per entry , 5K - £40 per entry , 10K -£65 per entry

You can sign up here: http://www.greatrun.org/great-swim/great-east-swim

 

Prudential Ride London 2017: Inspired by the 2012 Olympic road race, the 100 mile Prudential Ride London – Surrey route takes you past iconic London landmarks and into Surrey's stunning countryside on closed roads. The ride starts in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park and finishes in The Mall in Central London.

Location: Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Date: Sunday 30th July 2017

Price: £45 per entry

You can sign up through The Brain Tumour Charity and quote; Alfie's Journey Fund:https://www.thebraintumourcharity.org/get-involved/events/prudential-ridelondon-surrey/

 

South Coast Challenge 2017: Walk, jog or run this 100km route, taking in some of England's finest scenery between Eastbourne and Arundel. Your journey will take you up Beachy Head and along the South Downs Way where Brighton will be the mid-point. You can be certain of amazing views on this incredible two-day challenge.

Distance: 100km, Half & Quarter Options

Location: Eastbourne to Arundel

Dates: 26 to 27th August 2017

Price: From £70 per entry

You can sign up here: http://www.southcoastchallenge.com/

 

Marathons/Running Events 

Here is a list of just some of the running events coming up this year...

Great Birmingham 10K: Strut your stuff across the start line to the most popular tunes from the 70’s, 80’s, 90’s or present day,
then hit the streets to your favourite music for an electric party atmosphere that will keep you going as you walk, jog, run or dance

Date: 30th April 2017

Location: Birmingham City Centre

Price: £26 per entry

You can sign up here: http://www.greatrun.org/great-birmingham-10k

 

Super Hero Run 2017: The doitforcharity.com Super Hero Run is a fantastic running event. Over 3,000 people are expected to take part raising funds for hundreds of different charities and now this is your chance to join them!

No previous experience is required for the London event and with a bit of training the distance should easily be within your capabilities. Free Costumes for every participant!

Distance: 5K or 10K

Date: Sunday 14th May 2017

Location: Regents Park, London

Price: £25 per entry

You can sign up here: http://www.doitforcharity.com/do-it-for-charity-super-hero-run-2017.aspx?c=8357&ad=charitypage

 

Great Bristol Half Marathon: The Great Bristol Half Marathon comes with its own distinguished history. First staged in 1989 and known as the Bristol Half Marathon, the city centre run has become a long-held tradition in the national running calendar. Over 10,000 runners every year make this a must do event with an atmosphere second to none.

Distance: Half Marathon

Date: 17th September 2017

Location: Bristol

Price: £39 per entry

You can sign up here: http://www.greatrun.org/great-bristol-half-marathon

 

Great South Run: The fast and flat course of the world's leading 10 mile running event takes you through the iconic sights of Southsea and Portsmouth, including the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, home of HMS Victory, past Spinnaker Tower, and finishes on the seafront with beautiful views of the Isle of Wight.

Distance: 10 Miles

Date: 22nd October 2017

Location: Southsea, Portsmouth

Price: £41 per entry

You can sign up here: http://www.greatrun.org/great-south-run

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