Join Team Dystonia in 2016/2017 by taking part in a UK walking event. If you are taking part in a trek this year and want to use it as an opportunity to fundraise for the Dystonia Society - send us an email at email@example.com so we can post you a fundraising pack and offer our support.
Or you can download one of our amazing Fundraising Packs here
Taking place in two of the UK’s most breath-taking national parks – Brecon Beacons and the Peak District – TrekFest offers participants a choice to complete one of two demanding trekking routes:
* 50km * 25km
TrekFest has something for everyone. So what's stopping you from signing up for a fantastic weekend in Brecon Beacons National Park on 3rd – 4th June 2017, or the Peak District 2nd - 3rd September 2017
You can even make a weekend of it – they have great camping plots at the TrekFest Village and hot food with facilities readily available throughout the weekend.
Find out more here: http://www.trekfest.org.uk/
You can also check out their brilliant Brecon Beacons Trek video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MU8YL1vXFa0
|Snowdon Trek 23rd - 24th Sep 2017|
Sign up for a spectacular journey to the highest point in Wales - a stunning location and a great weekend challenge at 3,560ft!
The Snowdon trek in the heart of Snowdonia, North Wales is a fantastic hike of around 7 miles. We will summit the highest mountain in Wales and see an amazing panorama of the surrounding area. The route comprises of breathtaking, rugged scenery and rewarding trekking for those who take on this one day trek.
Join this exceptional trek today and conquer Mount Snowdon!http://www.globaladventurechallenges.com/uk/snowdon-trek/#trek
|K2B: Keswick to Barrow May 2017 - Cumbria, UK|
The Keswick to Barrow (K2B) Walk is a stunning sponsored walk taking place in the verdant English Lake District. You’ll also be rewarded with beautiful views of Coniston Old Man, the village of Nibthwaite and the clean air of Kirkby Moor.
This challenging 40 mile route is ideal for teams and groups of friends to raise awareness and funds for the Dystonia Society. There will be plenty of locations where participants will receive free drinks, food, first aid, and encouragement. Everyone will earn a finishers completion certificate and a thoroughly deserved commemorative medal.
Please take a look at their site here: http://keswick2barrow.co.uk/
|Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge
The Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge takes on the mighty peaks of Pen-y-ghent (691 metres), Whernside (728 metres) and Ingleborough (723 metres); forming part of the Pennine range and encircling the head of the valley of the River Ribble in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park.
This is a fantastic challenge for groups and teams and you’ll no doubt return with tons of tales of your time in the Dales!
Please take a peak at their website for dates and availability:
If you would like to complete a hike or walk for dystonia then please get in touch with our fundraising team for support and materials for the event: we have training plans, fundraising packs and Dystonia Society t-shirts for the event. You can contact us on 0845 803 1004 or send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
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