20 challenges for 2020!

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As we enter the New Year, it’s time to think about new starts and fresh challenges. A fantastic way to start the year is to give yourself a New Year’s challenge and raise money for charity.

Fundraise for Making Space and we’ll support you every step of the way!

Taking on a challenge is a great way to raise money for Making Space and it’s so rewarding for you too.

We have listed 20 challenges for 2020 to tickle your fancy. Take a look and choose your 2020 challenge!

1. Kick start 2020 with an adrenaline rush! Fly down the fastest Zipline in the world at Zipworld in North Wales! https://www.zipworld.co.uk/

2. Cycle 270 miles over a long weekend from London to Paris. Enjoy the sights, sample the delights and see the blinding lights that two of the best cities in the world has to offer, just keep peddling! https://www.charitychallenge.c...

3. Looking for something extreme? Go on an organised Glacier Trek in Iceland! Not many people can say they’ve left their footprints on an Icelandic glacier but you can and change lives with Making Space too. https://www.charitychallenge.c...

4. Take on an abseil for charity! Walk down a famous building, a cliff side or maybe a bridge. There are all sorts of places you can test yourself. Get traversing. http://abseilforcharity.uk/

5. Three Peaks in 48 hours? Go for it! Look out across three of the home nations by hiking to Wales, England’s and Scotland’s highest peaks. What an achievement! https://www.charitychallenge.c...

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The Making Space HR team tackling the three peaks in 2018.

6. Run, power walk or stroll your way around the Arley Hall 10k. This is a great challenge for first time runners or the young or elderly to get involved in. You can sprint or ramble, whatever you can manage. https://www.cheshire10k.com/

7. We all have a guilty pleasure, chocolate, crisps, fizzy drinks, booze…James Blunt’s music? Maybe not. Whatever your guilty pleasure is, take a break for a month and get sponsored

8. In May, Manchester puts on the Great Manchester Run. A really popular half marathon and 10k. Why not get involved? https://www.greatrun.org/great...

9. Shake, rattle and roll along this fantastic marathon or half marathon route around Liverpool. Enjoy live music en route as you take on the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon. https://www.runrocknroll.com/e...

10. If you fancy a run around glorious Yorkshire then take on either the Leeds, Doncaster or Sheffield Half Marathons.

11. For a real buzz, skydive from thousands of feet! Fall through the clouds and fly like a bird as you see the ends of the earth. Sure to help you raise plenty of cash. An incredible experience. https://skylineevents.co.uk/ev...

12. Challenge yourself to a social media detox for a month! Are you permanently scrolling through Facebook, snapchatting your friends or checking out holiday snaps on Instagram? Raise money and resist the temptation to tap, swipe and scroll!

13. Feeling festive? Sign up for your next Santa Dash, it’s never too early to get booked on. Great for first time runners and families. Sign up as a team to add some extra fun. http://www.santadash.co.uk/

14. Trek to the top of Snowdon at night. There’s nothing like a moonlit stroll but so why not a moonlit trek? Get your hiking boots out and your sponsor form at the ready. https://www.charitychallenge.c...

15. Fall head first from a platform hundreds of feet in the air with a rope tied your ankles! Get a real rush and raise some serious dough as you take on a bungee jump! http://www.ukbungee.co.uk/cont...

16. Working at the car wash yeah, whoa, whoa whoa... Get your friends together and wash as many cars as you can in one day. Grab your bucket and sponge and get going. Just make sure you get permission from the car owners.

17. For something a little bit different, take on the Lake District triple challenge. Not your average triathlon. On this journey, you will trek, bike and kayak to your destination in the beautiful Lake District. https://www.charitychallenge.c...

18. Go beyond the Grand Canyon as you trek through the stunning mountains of Arizona, camp out under the stars and celebrate in style in Vegas. https://www.charitychallenge.c...

19. Tough Mudder is a 5k obstacle race that involves you getting very muddy. Go back to your youth and get muddy, jump and climb over things and race your friends. It’s tough, muddy and a great charity challenge. https://toughmudder.co.uk/

20. How about a virtual walking challenge? This is one for all ages and fitness levels. Set yourself a target of a certain distance over a specified period of time make it difficult but achievable and get fundraising. https://www.raceatyourpace.co....


Remember to set up your JustGiving page here https://www.justgiving.com/mak... and you can download a paper sponsorship form too.

Whatever you choose to do, make sure you raise the most money that you can by letting us know your plans. We can offer advice and support, help to promote your page so get us involved, email fundraising@makingspace.co.uk.



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