Runs & Other Challenges
If you are looking for a new challenge with a difference then why not try the Cornish Coast to Coast, the Saharan Mini Adventure, for all the best bits of the Sahara desert in a short haul trip, or the Butan Trek a cultural tough trek at altitude.
- Cornish Coast to Coast
- Accursed Mountain Trek
- Saharan Mini Adventure
- Rome To Pompeii Cycle
- Bhutan Trek
- Nepal Project Trek
Other challenges include climbs, sailing and snowshoeing at home and abroad!
Even the clinicians get involved with challenges, pictured here are Dr. Piers Clifford and Dr Soroosh Firoozan before their Rowathon to raise funds for the Cardiology Department in Wycombe Hospital.
For further information on any of these activities contact Scannappeal on 01494 727752 or email email@example.com
Set yourself a swimming challenge…
- The Henley Swim
This series of swimming events is held over the summer months on the Henley Royal Regatta course, in one of the most famous and beautiful stretches of open water. If you are up for an endurance swim, after some family friendly water activity or up to a time challenge then why not consider taking part one of the following events while rasing money for Scannappeal.
- The Henley Classic.
The Henley Classic is a 2.1 km endurance upstream event held over the Henley Royal Regatta course. Its a celebration of summer and provides a unique opportunity to swim in this stretch of water at dawn.
- The Henley Mile.
The Henley Mile is a straight line downstream family swimming event. It features a number of distance options for all ages and abilities including mile, half mile and 200m.
- Club to Pub.
A summer 1.5km evening swim taking place in the heart of Henley. Starting from Henley Rowing Club, and finishing at the Historic Angel on the Bridge. The swim’s challenge is to complete the course within the hour and before the chiming of the clock tower bells.
- Thames Marathon. Sunday 7 August 2016. Serious long distance challenge, the swimming equivalent of a marathon. 14km downstream from Henley to Marlow. Age 18+
To register for the above events please visit: www.henleyswim.com
- Prudential Ride London 100 2017
Are you a cycling enthusiast looking for your next challenge? Is 2017 the year that you are getting on your bike? The the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 might be the event for you. Starting in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, the 100 mile route on closed roads through the capital then continues into Surrey’s stunning countryside and finishes on The Mall in central London. With leg-testing climbs and a route made famous by the world’s best cyclists at the London 2012 Olympics, it’s a truly spectacular event for all involved.
To join the Scannappeal team or to find out more please contact us on 01494 734161 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please consider supporting Scannappeal if you are taking part in a local run or marathon. We can provide fundraising advice and a personalised online sponsorship page at www.justgiving.com/scannappeal see below for dates of local clubs.
- British 10k London Road race. For more details visit www.thebritish10klondon.co.uk
- Maidenhead Easter 10 mile run. Ten mile race, for more details visit www.maidenheadac.co.uk
- Reading Half Marathon. For more details visit www.readinghalfmarathon.com
- Virgin London Marathon. If you would like to be considered for a place in the 2017 London Marathon and support Scannappeal please contact Hilary Colgan
- Pednor 5. Five mile race, for more details visit www.chiltern-harriers.org.uk
- Marlow 5. Five mile race, for For online and printable entry forms and more details visit www.marlow5.co.uk
- Penn Seven. Seven mile race, for more details visit www.chiltern-harriers.org.uk orwww.bucksvoice.net/pennseven/penn-seven/
- Wycombe 10K & Half Marathon. For online and printable entry forms and more details visit www.wycombehalfmarathon.co.uk
- Marlow Striders Half Marathon & Marlow 7
Scannappeal SkyDive 2017!
If you’re up for a thrilling challenge then our Scannappeal Skydive could be just what you’re looking for.
This sponsored 10,000 feet freefall parachute jump is held at Brackley Airfield (15 miles north of Oxford).
Our information pack has everything you need including your reservation and sponsorship forms and we’ve made everything as easy as possible for you to take part.
All we ask is that you to raise £395 in sponsorship money in order for you to jump for free and in turn we will receive an average donation of £140. In addition to this, every extra pound that you raise over the minimum comes straight to the charity, so please try to raise as much as you possibly can!
This challenge event is possible thanks to professional events organisers Skyline who receive a flat rate per jumper for organising the jumps for us. Skyline specialise in organising fundraising events for charities such as ourselves so if you have any questions please ring them directly as they are in the best position to answer your questions – you can contact them on 020 7424 5522.
We sincerely hope that you will decide to give it a go and help us raise vital funds in order to continue our work.
Don’t forget, all you have to do is raise the minimum amount of sponsorship and you will get to jump for free!
If you would like to register your interest and receive a free information pack call the Scannappeal office on 01494 734161 or email Hilary.email@example.com