It’s been announced that the Captain James Wadsworth Challenges 2018 raised a staggering £13,100 for Felix Fund, the charity which helps bomb disposal and search personnel and their families, as three exciting endurance events are launched for 2019…
Following the successful Tour de Troops 2018, which saw participants cycle from Land’s End to John O’Groats, in just five days, you can be part of a new challenge – Tour de Troops, The Castles taking place from 05-08 June 2019.
The 2019 cycle ride from Edinburgh Castle to Cardiff castle via Windsor Castle, around 570 miles, will be completed over four days with a day’s travel either side. The £150 entry fee includes food, drink and accommodation. A special reception at Cardiff Castle will be held to celebrate completing the ride, and will include a performance from the Welsh Male Voice Choir, and a three-course dinner will be served.
The second challenge, The Soldier Pass Run, takes place on Saturday 12 October 2019, offers 5K, 10K, 21K, 42K and 100K routes. All the runs start and finish at Vauxhall Barracks in Didcot. This is the perfect event for runners of all abilities. Participants are encouraged to bring their family and friends along for a fun filled day where they can meet real life war hero’s. Entry fee starts from just £25.