Arctic Wilderness Challenge

Join this once-in-a-lifetime adventure as you sledge the incredible landscape of the Arctic Circle.

22 January 2021 - 26 January 2021

Swedish Lapland, Arctic Circle

Pledge to raise £2,500 and we’ll cover the cost of your challenge! £299 deposit to sign up.

Join this once-in-a-lifetime adventure through the pristine landscape of Swedish Lapland in the Arctic Circle. Get set for an action-packed charity challenge in what is often described as ‘Europe’s Last Wilderness’ as you take on survival techniques and experience Saami culture with dog sledding.

During your trip you’ll get the opportunity to see the Northern Lights (weather permitting), experience a wilderness like no other at your base camp and build and sleep in an igloo – all whilst supporting John Taylor Hospice!

As part of our team you’ll be supported every step of the way with:

  • A welcome pack and dedicated one-to-one fundraising support
  • A John Taylor Hospice T-shirt to wear with pride
  • Regular updates on how your support is making a difference
  • Your very own John Taylor Hospice medal to wear with pride
  • An invitation to our next Fundraisers’ Party

This challenge is being run by professionals Classic Challenges who will also be on hand to support you in the build-up to the event and will run the event from start to finish.

Classic Challenge has been leading the way in charity challenges since originating the concept in 1992. Since then more than £100 million has been raised for hundreds of charities. 65,000 people have cycled, trekked, run, climbed mountains and ridden horses to all corners of the globe while taking part in a charity challenge event for Classic Challenge.

Who can take part? 

You must be 18 or over on the day of this challenge. To find out more about the requirements for this event including height, weight and health restrictions please visit the Charity Challenge website by clicking the link below.

Finding out more and registering

To find out more about this challenge visit the Charity Challenge website – or contact Community and Events Fundraising Manager Emily Boate on 0121 728 6739 or at [email protected]

By completing your registration form you are pledging to raise a minimum of £2,500 for John Taylor Hospice. This amount excludes Gift Aid. Please note, all participants must be over the age of 18 at the time of this challenge and height, weight and health restrictions do apply.

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