Events diary 2017/18 Challenge | Fun | Entertainment

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Walkers from across Surrey take part in our annual fundraising walk.

Come and support us and help make life better for local people here in our Surrey communities


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Race to the Stones

When: 15-16 July 2017

Where: Stokenchurch, Oxfordshire to Avebury Wiltshire

Target sponsorship: £250

The Dixons Carphone Race to the Stones is a fully supported 100km challenge along the iconic Ridgeway. Whether you run it or walk it, complete it in one go or stay overnight in our basecamp, the event is guaranteed to be the challenge of a lifetime.

The Ridgeway, described as Britain’s oldest road, runs from the Chilterns in Oxfordshire to the North Wessex Downs. From the starting line to the finish next to the 5,000-year-old stone circle at Avebury, you will experience some of the UK’s most breath-taking scenery and pass world-famous landmarks.

Come and join us! Email events@surreycaretrust.org.uk or call 07748 963617


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The Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100

When: 30 July 2017

Where: London and Surrey

Minimum sponsorship: £750 plus a £50 registration fee

This Olympics legacy event starts in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, then follows a 100-mile route on closed roads through the capital and into the stunning Surrey Hills.

Come and join us! Email events@surreycaretrust.org.uk or call 07748 963617

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Swim Serpentine 

When: 16 September 2017

Where: London 

Minimum sponsorship: £500 plus a £50 registration fee

Swim Serpentine is a one-day open water swimming festival staged in the heart of London.

Organised by London Marathon Events, the festival is held in and around the beautiful Serpentine in Hyde Park, the venue for the open water swimming competition at the London 2012 Olympic Games.

We have two mile places and one mile places in this year’s event.

Come and join us! Email events@surreycaretrust.org.uk or call 07748 963617


 

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Surrey 5 Peaks Hikeathon 2017 

When: Saturday 16 September 2017

Where: Headley Heath. 26-mile circular walk, 13-mile linear route and five-mile family walk.

Target sponsorship £150 per person… please raise as much as you can for us. We really need your support.

We don’t need to use an external events company to run the event so you can be sure that every penny you raise goes to support a local charity which helps local people achieve brighter futures. Find out more here.

Interested? Email events@surreycaretrust.org.uk or call 07748 963617

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The Beat Goes On

When: Saturday 16 September 2017

Where: Compton Village Hall

Tickets: £12pp

The Beat Goes On for Surrey Care Trust on Saturday 16 September when this popular local band play a benefit gig at Compton Village Hall.

Jon Fairclough, the band’s bassist, has organised the event to give his London to Edinburgh charity bike ride fundraiser a boost.

The Beat Goes On plays music that is fun, energetic and danceable with a repertoire which contains a wide range of pop, rock and soul from the 60’s to 2017.

Tickets cost £12 per person and are available online at https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/jon-fairclough7. The gig starts at 8.30pm.

Jon’s charity bike ride takes place in July will see him cycle from London to Edinburgh and back in just 5 days – 900 miles in total and 180 miles a day.


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The London Marathon 

When: 22 April 2018

Where: London

Minimum sponsorship: £1,000 for a Golden Bond Place plus £50 registration fee

Join the Surrey Care Trust for the 38th London Marathon in 2018.

We have our own Golden Bond places again for 2018 and, of course, if you are lucky enough to get your own place in the ballot, we would be delighted if you would join our team and raise funds to support us.

Running for a smaller charity, means that you really know where your money goes and how it makes a difference in helping change the futures of local people who need support and a second chance in life.

Come and join us! Email events@surreycaretrust.org.uk or call 07748 963617

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The BIG Yellow Duck Race

When: Friday 6 July 2018

Where: The River Wey, Guildford

Minimum Donation to sponsor an individual duck: £175

Guildford’s most distinctive annual waterside fixture is back for 2017. Lighthearted sporting fun, featuring our 2ft-long ducks in a leisurely race for the finish and the honour of receiving the Duck Trophy.

Calling local businesses to get involved by each sponsoring a duck with donation of £175 minimum but please be generous.

Come and join us! Email events@surreycaretrust.org.uk or call 07748 963617 

FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE BIG YELLOW DUCK RACE

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