Long Lake Challenge 2015
With the incredible fun that was had last year, the Orphans in Need Team are once again hitting the Great British waters to bring you the ‘Long Lake Challenge 2015’!
This unique challenge will push your endurance levels as you paddle along the 11 mile-long Lake Windermere- one of the most beautiful natural reserves and scenic landscapes the UK has to offer.
You will take in the splendid sights and enjoy a hearty wood-fire pizza lunch, whilst kayaking alongside a great bunch of people- all wanting to make a difference to orphan lives!
Sign up today and take part in what promises to be a day to remember!
Take part: longlake2015.eventbrite.co.uk and receive your Information Pack.
For more information contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Where and When...
26th September 2015 | Lake Windermere, Lake District
Each pound that you raise in sponsorships for this challenge can provide a new life to a helpless orphan child. With £250 you can help Orphans in Need support the children under our care by ensuring our orphans are housed in a loving and caring environment, are given daily nutritional meals, and have access to medical and an education.
Minimum funds to raise: £250
– Age 7 and over- £45
On the Day...
- Waterproof Jacket and Trousers (these items are compulsory)
- Fleece/ Removable jumper (..Or any easily removable jumper will do!)
- Trainers (Make sure it isn’t anything you don’t mind getting ruined.)
- A change of clothes and shoes (So that you have a dry and pleasant journey home.)
Transport – Transport can be provided from London, Bradford and Birmingham. See below pick up times and locations.
Qualified instructors – You’re in safe hands!
Kayak and paddle, buoyancy aid and helmet – We will fully equip you with all that you would need.
A delicious wood-fire pizza lunch
A free Orphans in Need T shirt!
- You can never tell what the great British skies will churn out, so keep an eye on the forecasts and dress accordingly!
Information Packs and Downloads
For more information contact email@example.com
020 7100 8866
How do I register and how much does it cost?
Please visit www.longlake2015.eventbrite.co.uk and follow the instructions on booking your place. You will be asked for your payment details. The registration fee is £45 which is non-refundable.
How much sponsorship money do I have to raise?
The minimum we ask you to raise in sponsorships is £250, as this will go towards supporting our orphan children. However, you may wish to set a higher target because every penny counts!
What if I can’t raise the whole sponsorship amount?
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org, and we would be happy to discuss with you ways that can help you reach your target.
What is the minimum age to participate?
The minimum age for participants is 7 years. Children aged 7-15 must be accompanied by an adult.
Do I need to have a certain level of fitness?
We have no specific requirements for physical ability to take part in the challenge. However, you must advise us on the medical information section of the booking form of any medical conditions or disabilities of any of your party. If in any doubt about your fitness to participate, consult a doctor.
Do I need to know how to swim to take part?
No. All our challenges cater to novices as well as experts. You will be provided with safety equipment, and will be under the care of qualified instructors at all times.