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Challenges and Expeditions

Event and Expedition Options

UK Challenges and Expeditions

Event/Expedition

Duration

Minimum Numbers

Description

High Rise Abseil

1 day

30

Abseil from some of the tallest buildings in the UK.

'Get Me Out of Here'

8 or 24 hrs

12

Based on the popular TV show, participants will be spit into camps and provided with basic equipment and food. They will be challenged to complete a range of exciting activities and win stars to make their stay more comfortable and get rewards. Challenges include low ropes, an obstacle course, zip wire, confidence course and food taste test!!

Treks

National 3 Peaks

24 – 72 hrs

6

Climb the 3 highest peaks in Scotland (Ben Nevis), England (Scafell Pike) and Wales (Snowdon).

National Five Peaks Challenge

48 – 96 hrs

6

Climb the 5 highest peaks in Scotland (Ben Nevis), England (Scafell Pike), Wales (Snowdon), Northern Ireland (Slieve Donard) and Ireland (Carrantuohill).

Yorkshire 3 Peaks

12 hrs

10

Trek the famous 3 Peaks of Yorkshire (Pen y Ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough). 26 miles in 12 hours.

Hadrian’s Wall

4 to 6 days

4

Walk this famous 84 mile trail stooped in history and beautiful landscapes.

Coast to Coast

10 to 17 days

4

Trek this legendry 196 mile trail from St Bees to Robin Hoods Bay.

The Lakes 3000

24 – 48 hrs

10

Climb the four peaks in the Lake District over 3000ft (Skiddaw, Helvellyn, Scafell and Scafell Pike.

The Welsh 3000

24 – 48 hrs

10

Climb the infamous 14 peaks over 3000ft in Snowdonia National Park.

The Lake District 5 Peaks Challenge

12 hrs

10

Unique to Ultimate TD. Climb 5 challenging peaks in the Lake District in 12 hours. There are 4 different challenge options.

Cycles

Coast to Coast

3 to 4 days

8

The Coast to Coast (C2C) is a challenging cycle ride from Whitehaven in the Lake District to Scarborough on the Yorkshire coast.

The South Downs

3 to 5 days

8

The South Downs Way (SDW) is a challenging off road cycle ride with great riding, superb views and geological interest from Winchester to Eastbourne.

The Lake District Round

3 to 5 days

8

The Lake District Round is an extremely challenging cycle ride around the Lake District, including many classic passes and fantastic views of mountains and lakes.

The Welsh Round

3 to 5 days

8

The Welsh Round is a challenging cycle ride around Wales, including classic passes and fantastic views of mountains and lakes and towns.

London to Paris

3 to 5 days

8

The London to Paris is an exciting cycle ride from capital to capital. Enjoy wonderful roads, scenery and a glass of champagne at L’Arc d’Triomphe.

Support & Advice

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Supplements and medications

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Adaptations

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Educational needs and benefits

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Wheelchairs and equipment

Fundraising

Every single penny raised for Duchenne Now will go to fund Duchenne research. How will you help?  Click here for more info

Membership

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Events

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