Nothing by Halves -

Are you a person who does nothing by halves?

If so join us in the ultimate challenge for 2015 to raise money for three brilliant causes (Tusk, Diabetes UK and the Northampton Charitable fund in aid of Dementia). Nothing by halves invites you to join us in any or as many of our challenges taking place over the next 12 months. For more information visit www.nothingbyhalves.co.uk  or sign up to any of the below events to get started!

A registration fee of £60.00 per challenge is required to secure place on any one challenge with the final balance due on month before the challenge start date. all prices quoted include the registration fee. A fundraising form will be sent to you once you have registered.

Here’s just some of our challenges for 2015.

Mt Toubkal 

At 4,167m, Mount Toubkal is the highest mountain in North Africa. The climb to the summit is challenging and requires little mountaineering experience the panoramic views from the summit over the High Atlas are truly outstanding. Our Winter climb is great introduction to winter walking, the use of crampons and ice axe are required on most trips and you will get plenty of time to practice your winter skills before summit day, our trips is designed as a non-technical winter climb. Some winter walking experience is recommended before joining this trip but not essential. More Info

Date: January 13th

Welsh 3000 48hr Challenge

The Welsh 3000′s 48hr Challenge is the one of the UK’s ultimate mountain challenges and even tougher than the 3 Peaks!

The Welsh 3000′s 48hr Challenge involves climbing all the peaks over 3000ft in Wales in under 48hrs, there are 15 of them! This is a challenge not to be underestimated. Throughout the 48 hours you will be ascending and descending approximately 7800mts and walking 30 miles, a large part of this will be in darkness and over rough terrain. A very good level of fitness and a head for heights is essential as at times you will feel physically and mentally tired and grateful for the team spirit you will have built. However the sense of achievement and satisfaction from completing the challenge makes it all worthwhile!

This 2 day challenge takes the same route as our 3 day challenge. More Info

Cost:  £195 + £250 fundraising                                                                                                                             Date: June 13th – 14th

12 Peaks in 12 hours Challenge

This challenge involves trekking 12 peaks in 12 hours including England’s highest peak Scafell, the Lake District is home to some of the most rugged and challenging mountains in Britain which makes the Lake District one of the best natural adventure play grounds in the U.K. This is a challenging trek both mentally and physically but the rewards are worth it. More Info

Cost:  £195 + £200 Fundraising                                                                                                                             Date: July 18th -19th

Coast to Coast Cycle Challenge

This must do cycle challenge, with it’s quiet country lanes and cycleways it’s the perfect way to see the varied and beautiful landscapes of northern England. Our route begins in Whitehaven, after dipping our wheels in the Irish Sea we begin our coast to coast challenge cycling through the Lake District and North Pennines towards Northumberland National Park and Hadrian’s Wall before finally arriving on the east coast of England. This fully supported ride offers some of the best cycling in the U.K. More Info

Cost:  £300 + £150 Fundraising                                                                                                                           Date:  August 29th – 31st

Snowdon Multi-Activity Challenge

The Snowdon Multi-Activity challenge involves a combination of cycling 17km around Mt Snowdon, trekking 15km to the summit and finally canoeing 4km across Llyn Padarn to the finish line. A good level of fitness is essential as at times you will feel physically and mentally tired. However the sense of achievement and satisfaction from completing the challenge makes it all worthwhile!

Arrive Friday early evening and overnight in Llanberis where you will meet your team and briefing with our leaders. The following morning after an early breakfast we begin our challenge cycling along the shores of Llyn Padarn passing through Snowdonia National Park to Llyn Cwellyn your first check point of the day, here we change from bikes to boots and begin the ascent of Snowdon, the climb takes approximately 3hrs. Once on the summit we can hopefully enjoy the stunning views across Snowdonia and our challenge route before making our descent back into Llanberis for the final leg of our challenge canoeing down LLyn Padarn finishing at the lagoons. More Info

Cost:  £195 + £200 Fundraising                                                                                                                           Date: September 19th -20th

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