Below are some of the adventure events you could sign up for to raise funds for CBC. Please click on the images to be directed to the events sign-up page, or to find out more information about the events.

If you already have a place on an event and would like to raise funds for CBC take a look at our fundraising forms page, where you can download sponsor forms, create an online fundraising page and get inspired with fundraising ideas.

Abseil for CBC:

Saturday May 30th 2020

Have you got what it takes to abseil the worlds tallest permanent abseiling tower?

Then why not abseil 418 feet down the side of an iconic listed building for the CBC.

Pushing your comfort zones is a great way to develop yourself and seek that new thrill and this is the ultimate abseil! The highly experienced team at the National Abseil Centre, Northampton will make this a challenge to remember as you test your nerves by taking on the highest abseil you can.

A registration fee and minimum sponsorship level do apply so please contact Rachel or call 01636 600120 for more details. So go on what are you waiting for?

Skydive for CBC:

Sunday 7th June 2020

Langar Airfield, Nottinghamshire

Experience the incredible sport of skydiving! Following a short pre-jump briefing, you will enjoy the adrenaline rush of freefall and the thrill of the flight under parachute, all while securely attached to a highly experienced and qualified instructor. The descent under the parachute will take several minutes, during which time you can enjoy the amazing views of the Nottinghamshire countryside. Click on the image to find out more information on taking part in a charity Skydive experience.

We have 12 free places available to skydive for CBC. Please contact Rachel for more information, minimum sponsorship will apply.

Newark Dragon Boat Festival 2020:

Sunday September 20th

Following the huge success of last year Newark Dragon Boat Festival is back for 2020! A joint fundraiser in partnership with Beaumond House the Festival is a day of family fun and exciting racing. Whether you want to enter a corporate team for motivation and team building or are a group of friends or a community group simply after some fun, this event is for you. We can guarantee this activity will get everyone working together creating a real and lasting sense of achievement! It’s an exciting and successful fundraising activity, just fingers crossed you don’t fall in.

Still need convincing? Watch the video below to get a taster of the event

For more details please contact Rachel or call on 01636 600120

Alternatively you can download your entry form here

 Dragon Boat Registration Form 2020

Walk on Fire for CBC:

November 2020 – Newark (venue and date tbc)

Can you take the heat?
Firewalking is an exhilarating way to challenge yourself to do something different, at the same time as raising money for the Children’s Bereavement Centre. Following the success of our 2019 event,  we are looking for a group of daredevils to face their fears and walk a short distance, 15ft to be exact, across soft glowing smouldering hot coals. It sounds tough but it’s perfectly safe. You may even be encouraged to have more than one go. Still need convincing click here.

A registration fee and minimum sponsorship level do apply so please click here for a registration pack or contact Rachel on 01636 551739 for more details. So go on what are you waiting for? Unleash the daredevil in you and sign up today

We are working in partnership with Global Adventure Challenges to bring you an extensive list of amazing adventure challenges to take part in. Visit their website to find your perfect adventure or browse some of our favourites below. Please don’t hesitate to contact Rachel if you have any questions about the different challenges available.

London to Paris Bike Ride :

12-16 August 2020

9 – 13 September 2020

Our London to Paris Bike Ride is an awesome cycling challeng. You’ll  spend 4 days in the saddle, cycling from capital to capital. Your journey begins in London, with your route taking you through glorious English countryside as you cycle from Kent to Dover, before crossing the Channel and continuing through the rolling green fields of Northern France, where you pass the war memorials and cemeteries of the Somme. A spectacular finish awaits you as we reach the pièce de résistance, the Eiffel Tower, which marks your finish line.

Click here for a brochure

To book for August click here

To book for September click here

The Lapland Husky Trail:

19-26 March 2021

Your challenge is to spend five days sledding through the rolling highlands and deep forests of Lapland! You’ll  cover approximately 270km as you journey from Norway to Sweden passing through wild and untouched nature on your way to the orginal and world famous Ice Hotel in Jukkasjärvi. Full training is given so the only requirement to take part in this challenge is a thirst for extreme adventure! You’ll experience the daily life of the Sami people as we tend to our dogs and watch the Northern Lights (if we’re lucky!)… A truly unforgettable experience awaits you!

Click here for a brochure

Lands End to John O’Groats Cycle:

25 August – 6 September  2020

A classic challenge appearing on many cyclists’ bucket list, this cycle takes you along the furthest possible distance in the British Isles. This is one of the toughest cycling events available! From the rocky cliffs and pounding  seas  of  Land’s  End,  through  the  rolling  hills  of  Dartmoor,  the  stunning  mountains  of  the  Lake  District and along the lochs of Great Glen to our finish line at the northernmost point of the UK mainland, this challenge really will test you to your limits!

Click here for a brochure

3 Peaks Challenge:

21 – 23 August 2020

From  the  rugged  beauty  of  the  Glen  Nevis  Valley,  to  the  forests  and  estuaries  of  the  stunning  Snowdonia  National  Park,  join  us  for  one  almighty  trekking  challenge  as  we  take  on  the  UK’s  giants  on  this  classic  3  Peaks Challenge! We’ll take on Ben Nevis (1,344m), Scafell Pike (978m) and Mount Snowdon (1,085m) aiming to  summit  all  three  in  a  total  trekking  time  of  15  hours  or  less.  You’ll  climb  around  3,050  meters  and  have  walked  approx.  40km,  so  grit  and  determination  are  essential  to  completing  this  fast-paced  challenge.  It’s  little wonder this challenge is the most highly-regarded trekking challenge in the UK.

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Snowden Trek:

26-27 September 2020

This is the perfect challenge for anyone new to trekking and charity challenge events! You follow the Pyg track to the summit, walking from your campsite to the top of Pen y Pass and then ascending steadily with the imposing Crib Goch directly above, and  amazing  views  down  to  Llyn  Glaslyn  far  below.  Your  fully  supported  trek  will  open  up  dramatic  views  as  far  as  the  eye  can see as we approach the summit. After celebratory photos, we start our descent on the more gradual Miners Path. You are treated  to  the  most  stunning  views  as  we  wind  our  way  down  to  Pen  y  Pass  and  back  to  our  campsite  to  get  ready  for  our  celebratory meal!

Click here for a brochure

Cycle Vietnam to Cambodia:

7-17 November 2020

Cycling  up  to  383km  from  the  frenzy  of  Ho  Chi  Minh  to  the  tranquility  of  Angkor  Wat,  this  breathtaking  challenge is one of the best in the world of fundraising events. You’ll be greeted by intrigued locals as you ride through  the  bustling  coconut  groves  and  thriving  river  communities  at  the  heart  of  the  Mekong  Delta  and  the stilted villages and mysterious temples of Angkor  – ancient Khmer relics of a vanished culture nestled in amongst the sugar palm trees… Join us on this magical cycle and experience South Asia at its best!

Click here for a brochure

For Obstacle races please go to our Running Events page.

If you have signed up to an event and would like to raise funds for us please click on the images below to create an online fundraising page via Everyday Hero or download a sponsor form: