TrekFest 2013

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Are you ready for the walk of your life?

TrekFest is here for 2013 and this year is going bigger and better! The event is organised by our fundraising partner Global Adventure Challenges.

Due to the huge success of the 2012 event, Global Adventure Challenges are extremely pleased to announce a 2nd location for 2013 – The Peak District.

TrekFest The Beacons - The Hibbs Lupus Trust    TrekFest The Peaks - The Hibbs Lupus Trust

TrekFest is more than an endurance challenge…

it’s an adventure; it’s a journey, its life-changing.

54 miles in 24 hours
OR
27 miles in 12 hours

Choose your distance & trek for The Hibbs Lupus Trust!

TrekFest invites you to tackle some of the best walking trails the UK has to offer – the challenge being for everyone to complete the route within the allotted time frame. The TrekFest routes are as breathtaking, as they are challenging.

TrekFest 2013 promises to be emotional, fun and life-changing – we assure you. And what’s more, you will be supporting The Hibbs Lupus Trust. Whatever your reasons for taking on this challenge, whatever you motives, TrekFest will deliver and provide you with one of those of moments in life where anything is possible…if you put your mind to it.

The Challenge

The TrekFest challenge is simple – each walker must make their way around the 54 mile route within 24 hours. For those of you after a slightly less taxing route, we are offering a 27 mile route with a target time of 12 hours.

Located in the breathtaking Brecon Beacons National Park, training ground to the SAS, TrekFest Brecon’s offers some amazing scenery whilst at the same time providing you with an exhilarating mental and physical challenge. Crossing the highest peaks in the Brecon Beacons and South Wales – Pen y Fan (886m), Corn Du (873m), Cribyn (795m) and Fan y Big (719m) we assure you TrekFest – The Brecon’s is set to be another amazing weekend.

New for 2013! Our new addition to the TrekFest series will see us in the Peak District! Being Britain’s first National Park, the Peak District is said to be one of the most beautiful and inspiring parts of the British Isles. The impressive network of footpaths and bridleways makes this location perfect for TrekFest. Starting and finishing at our TrekFest village in Hope Valley, the route will take you around the best and most breathtaking part of this amazing national park.

Being a walker…

We are not going to lie to you, TrekFest is tough. However, with the correct training and with our expert support it IS achievable. The elation and emotion you’ll feel after crossing the finish line will be a feeling hard to match, or to describe.

  • Sign up as a team – support each other!
  • Sign up as an individual – our fantastic team will support you!
  • Just £75 to register (discounts for teams of 5 and 6)
  • Raise a minimum sponsorship of just £300 for the charity of your choice OR just pay your own way.

The TrekFest Village

This is where both the TrekFest routes will start and finish and there will be a whole host of facilities available for everyone at both event locations – showers, camping plots and hot served food regularly. Come along and camp, bring a caravan or motor home even – why not make a weekend of it with the TrekFest Crew!

The costs…

There are 2 payment options for participants to choose from:-

Registration

Team Size
54 Mile
27 mile
Individual
£75
£50
Team of 2
£150
£100
Team of 3
£225
£150
Team of 4
£300
£200
Team of 5
£350
£225
Team of 6
£375
£250

The registration fees are non-refundable and in addition to the payment option you select below:-

Payment Options

Upon registration you will be asked to choose one of the following payment options:-

Payment Option A – Minimum SponsorshipPayment Option B – Self-funding

54 mile = £300 per person

27 mile = £200 per person

In addition to the registration fee you commit to raising the minimum sponsorship as shown above. 50% of the fundraising target (either £150 or £100) must be received by your chosen charity no later than 6 weeks prior to the challenge. The other 50% and pledges for the remaining sponsorship must be sent to your charity no later than 4 weeks after completion of the event.

54 mile = Challenge balance of
£75 per person

27 mile = Challenge balance
£50 per person

In addition to the registration fee, 6 weeks prior to the event an invoice will be sent to you for the challenge balance shown above. Although there is no minimum sponsorship requirement, we do ask you raise funds for a charity of your choice.

Register Now

Registration is now open!

Register directly via the TrekFest secure website www.trekfest.org.uk

 

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