two people walking on the Lake district challenge

Lake District Challenge

Date: 12/13th June 2021

New for 2021 – Take on England’s finest countryside at your pace.

Test yourself on a fantastic Ultra Challenge – suitable for all experience levels and you’ll get the best support & hospitality all the way.

The Challenge Base Camp is in Kendal. From there it’s a 100km anticlockwise loop taking in a couple of tough hills, Ambleside, a half way point by Lake Windermere, forests, and nature reserves, with some stunning views enroute, before a huge welcome and celebration back at Base Camp after a momentous journey.

You’ll get full support and hospitality all the way, leaving you to focus on your challenge! 

How to join the Dementia UK team

Simply sign up by following the below link and selecting ‘listed charity’, then select Dementia UK from the drop down list!

 

When joining #TeamDementiaUK you’ll receive:

  • A dedicated member of the fundraising team to support you to the finish line and beyond
  • Training plans
  • A fundraising guide, as well as fundraising advice, hints and tips in the build up to the event
  • A branded Dementia UK sports top for the day!
  • A range of Dementia UK fundraising materials (collection buckets, posters, balloons etc.) to make any events you hold look amazing.

Self funding - Pay for your place & raise as much as you can for Dementia UK

Full Challenge – £198 fee paid online &  you can set your fundraising target
Half Challenge – £129 fee paid online &  you can set your fundraising target
Quarter Challenge – £79 fee paid online &  you can set your fundraising target

Sponsorship for charity - Pay a small registration fee & fundraise for Dementia UK

Full Challenge – £15 fee paid online & at least £595 charity sponsorship
Half Challenge – £10 fee paid online & £395 charity sponsorship
Quarter Challenge – £5 fee paid online & £245 charity sponsorship

Mixed funding - Pay half of your place & fundraise a smaller target

Full Challenge – £99 fee paid online & at least £299 charity sponsorship
Half Challenge – £64.50 fee paid online & £199 charity sponsorship
Quarter Challenge – £39.50 fee paid online & £119 charity sponsorship

Emma emma and anna

Emma and Anna tell us why they took on a trek for Dementia UK:

The walk was both emotionally and physically challenging.  But I can’t explain how lovely the support was around. Locals left out chairs with rest stops, with glasses of water and oranges; not to mention the moral support from the other people taking part.