Yorkshire Challenge 2021

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Yorkshire Dales National Park

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A Challenge for Everyone!

Join #TeamNSPCC on July 17-18 for the brand new Yorkshire Challenge, taking place in the beautiful Nidderdale area, on the south east edge of the Yorkshire Dales.  Choose to walk, jog or run a distance of 25km, 50km or 100km and be fully supported every step of the way! 
Sign up individually or as a team and choose the challenge that suits you. 

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Why take part?

  • Free NSPCC trekking T-shirt and a welcome pack with fundraising support.
  • Full support on the day - a signed route, including maps and GPS files, plus plenty of food and rest stops along the way.
  • Medics, massage and pace walkers available.
  • Finishers medal and T-shirt for all participants.
  • Join as a team or individual and do something amazing for children

Choose your distance and the level of fundraising you’d like to commit to. Join #TeamNSPCC today and help us be there when a child needs us.

Charity sponsorship

Pay a small registration fee and make a bigger contribution through fundraising.

Full Challenge: £15 reg fee + £595 in fundraising
Half Challenge: £10 reg fee + £395 in fundraising
Quarter Challenge: £5 reg fee + £245 in fundraising

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Mixed funding

Sign up for this option to pay a higher registration fee and commit to a lower fundraising target.

Full Challenge: £99 reg fee + £299 in fundraising
Half Challenge: £64.50 reg fee + £199 in fundraising
Quarter Challenge: £39.50 reg fee + £119 in fundraising

Register your interest in a Mixed Funding place

The Yorkshire Challenge

  • You'll begin your challenge at the base-camp hub in Pateley Bridge with a range of camping options, car parking, and extensive hospitality & welfare services over the weekend.
  • The full 100km route travels along the Nidderdale Way, taking you past Ripley Castle and Gouthwaite Reservoir.
  • The Full 100km event can be done as a continuous challenge, or spread over 2 days.

Dont worry if you're not ready to take on 100km. You can challenge yourself to 25km or 50km routes instead. Whether you're a seasoned ultra challenge runner or taking on your first ever event, the Yorkshire Challenge is fun, safe and rewarding - enabling you to take on in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales scernery.

Personalised training from Full Potential

Our expert trainers Full Potential are with you every step of the way on your journey.

  • A plan to get you ready that's tailored to your experience, level of fitness and goals
  • Real coaches that you can email or call to get advice or reassurance that your training is going well
  • Training days where you come together with coaches and other participants
  • NSPCC Facebook to help you keep in touch with your team mates

Get started today with our dedicated challenge training zone.You'll find everything from injury prevention to nutrition advice.

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"Full Potential were extremely helpful, always responding quickly to emails and were very encouraging! The training event was excellent."
NSPCC event participant

Self funding

Choose to pay the full cost of your entry, and fundraise without a minimum sponsorship target - raise as much as you can to help fight for every childhood.

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Fundraising ideas

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As the world is changing daily, so is the way people are fundraising and asking for sponsorship. We’re here to help you think of fundraising in a different and safe way during this time.

Did you know… Donations made via Just Giving and Virgin Money Giving are paid to the NSPCC once a week. This means that we can put every donation to use immediately – so we can continue to be there for children.

Here is our handy guide to how you might get your fundraising started during lockdown (and have fun at the same time!)

  • Online pub quiz - £100
    You don’t need to be at your local to hold a quiz, get online and use a video conference platform to host one instead. Ask individuals to donate in return for taking part. 
  • Hold an online class - £100
    You may be a teacher, fancy yourself as a fitness guru or can teach a musical instrument. If not why not reach out to friends and family to host a class on your behalf.
  • Have a clear out - £150
    Having a big sort out is great during anytime of the year. Sell your unwanted clothes and accessories online to rack up the cash.

You can also click here for our top tips on how to share your fundraising page during lockdown!

Questions?

Email us on challenges@nspcc.org.uk with any questions or for any further information. We're here to support 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.

*DISCLAIMER

Your donation could go towards Childline or it could help us fund services such as NSPCC's therapeutic services and Speak Out Stay Safe service. Donations are distributed based on need.