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GETTING ACTIVE IN THE NORTH

Lauren Syms
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26 Jan 2016

Make 2016 the year you said YES and take part in a sporting or challenge activity in the North to help beat blood cancer.

We have a huge array of activities taking place in the North region this year which you can take part in to help beat blood cancer. So, if you fancy a spot of cycling or perhaps you wish to release your inner daredevil we have the challenge for you.

Here is the run down for 2016:

CYCLING

Grimsby Bikeathon

8 May 2016

Grimsby

https://bloodwise.org.uk/event-challenges/cycle/north/grimsby-bikeathon

 

Stokesley Charity Ride

8 May 2016

Stokesley

http://www.stokesleycharityride.org.uk/

 

Cyclone Festival of Cycling - Tyne 6 Bridges

17 June 2016

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

http://www.cyclonecycling.com/Tyne6Bridges.asp?ShowPage=558

 

Cyclone Festival of Cycling – Cyclone Challenge

18 June 2016

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

https://bloodwise.org.uk/event-challenges/cycle/north/cyclone-festival-cycling

 

Wirral Bikeathon

12 June 2016

Wirral

https://bloodwise.org.uk/event-challenges/cycle/north/wirral-bikeathon

 

RUNNING

Great North West Half Marathon

21st February 2016

Blackpool

https://bloodwise.org.uk/event-challenges/run/north/great-north-west-half-marathon

 

Liverpool Half Marathon

13th March 2016

Liverpool

https://bloodwise.org.uk/event-challenges/run/north/liverpool-half-marathon

 

North Lincolnshire Half Marathon

15 May 2016

Scunthorpe

https://bloodwise.org.uk/event-challenges/run/north/north-lincolnshire-half-marathon 

 

Junior & Mini Great Manchester Run

21 May 2016

Manchester

http://www.greatrun.org/great-manchester-run/junior-and-mini-great-manchester-run

 

Great Manchester Run

22 May 2016

Manchester

https://bloodwise.org.uk/event-challenges/run/north/great-manchester-run-2016

Leeds 10k

10 July 2016

Leeds

https://bloodwise.org.uk/event-challenges/run/north/leeds-10k

 

Dog Jog

06 August 2016

Leeds

https://bloodwise.org.uk/event-challenges/run/dog-jog

 

Dog Jog

13 August 2016

Liverpool

https://bloodwise.org.uk/event-challenges/run/dog-jog

 

Dog Jog

21 August 2016

Manchester

https://bloodwise.org.uk/event-challenges/run/dog-jog

 

Great North Run

11 September 2016

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

https://bloodwise.org.uk/event-challenges/run/north/great-north-run-0

 

Junior and Mini Great Yorkshire Run

September 2016

Sheffield

http://www.greatrun.org/great-yorkshire-run/junior-and-mini-great-yorkshire-run#how-to-enter

 

Chester Marathon

2 October 2016

Chester Racecourse

https://bloodwise.org.uk/event-challenges/run/north/chester-marathon-2016

 

Yorkshire Marathon

09 October 2016

York

http://www.theyorkshiremarathon.com/events/plusnet-yorkshire-marathon-york/

 

WALK OR TREK

Three Peaks Challenge

6th May 2016

Cumbria

https://bloodwise.org.uk/event-challenges/walk-or-trek/anywhere/three-peaks-challenge

 

Chester Forget Me Not Walk

11 September 2016

Chester

 

Holy Island Forget Me Not Walk

9 October 2016

Holy Island

 

SWIMMING

Great North Swim

12 June 2016

 Ullswater, Cumbria

https://bloodwise.org.uk/event-challenges/cycle-walk-or-trek-challenge-myself-do-another-sport/north/commando-challenge

 

Great Manchester Swim

2 July 2016

Manchester

https://bloodwise.org.uk/event-challenges/swim/north/great-manchester-swim-2016

 

CHALLENGE

Zip Slide

16th & 17th April 2016

Newcastle Gateshead

http://www.zipslidesuk.co.uk/

 

Zip Slide

10th July 2016

Middlesbrough

http://www.zipslidesuk.co.uk/

 

Total Warrior

6th & 7th August

Cumbria

http://www.totalwarrior.co.uk/events-fees/lakes/

 

Zip Slide

15th & 16th October 2016

Newcastle Gateshead

http://www.zipslidesuk.co.uk/

 

We are continuously adding and updating our event pages so please do keep checking back for more exciting opportunities - https://bloodwise.org.uk/events-and-challenges .

If you would like any information on any events listed above please email north@bloodwise.org.uk