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Princess Alice Hospice offers an array of fundraising events. From fun runs to marathons, treks and cycling challenges, lunches and fashion shows, to remembrance concerts and services.

This New Year, we’re asking our supporters to challenge themselves for their local Hospice.  We want you to join us and pledge to take on a challenge in 2017 and raise money for Princess Alice Hospice.  Click here to make your pledge today!

  • Chicago bridge lunch | Wed 8 Mar Read more

    Playing cards Chicago bridge lunch

    Fan of card games and good company?

    Wednesday 8 March Time: 10.30am Table: £50

    Event location

    Peace Memorial Hall,
    Ashtead, KT21 2BE

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    Anne Samuel
    01372 812747

    Event details

    Join the Epsom Friends for a Chicago Bridge Lunch on 8 March. Coffee served at 10.30am for an 11am start.

    Table: £50.

    Please bring Bridge cloth, cards and score cards.

     

  • Spinnaker Tower Abseil | Sat 18 Mar Read more

    HY_SPINNAKER_ABSEIL_063 low res Spinnaker Tower Abseil

    An adrenalin rush like no other

    Saturday 18 March Time: slots throughout the day!

    Event location

    Spinnaker Tower, Portsmouth
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    Imagine being suspended from the edge of Spinnaker Tower in Portsmouth Harbour – your heart thumping and palms sweating as you experience an adrenaline rush like no other, whilst also helping your local Hospice.

    There is no registration fee to take part and all we ask is that you pledge to raise a minimum of £250 in sponsorship.

    If you can’t make it on Saturday, don’t worry! There is also a Spinnaker Abseil happening the day after on Sunday 19 March 2017.

  • Spinnaker Tower Abseil | Sun 19 Mar Read more

    HY_SPINNAKER_ABSEIL_063 low res Spinnaker Tower Abseil

    An adrenalin rush like no other

    Sunday 19 March Time: slots throughout the day!

    Event location

    Spinnaker Tower, Portsmouth
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    Event details

    Imagine being suspended from the edge of Spinnaker Tower in Portsmouth Harbour – your heart thumping and palms sweating as you experience an adrenaline rush like no other, whilst also helping your local Hospice.

    There is no registration fee to take part and all we ask is that you pledge to raise a minimum of £250 in sponsorship.

    If you can’t make it on Sunday, don’t worry! There is also a Spinnaker Abseil happening on Saturday 18 March 2017.

  • Spring Lunch 2017 | Thu 23 Mar Read more

    Spring Lunch 2017

    Spring Lunch at Burhill Golf Club

    Thursday 23 March Time: Stalls open at 11am, lunch begins 12:30 for 1pm start Price: £45

    Event location

    Burhill Golf Club
    Burwood Road
    Walton on Thames
    Surrey
    KT12 4BX
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    01932 242 470

    Event details

    Join us for our 2017 Spring lunch at Burhill Golf Club on Thursday 23 March 2017.

    Malcolm Wells from Canine Partners (a charity which trains dogs to assist disabled people in their daily lives) will be speaking at the event.

    Stalls open from 11am.

    Lunch begins at around 1pm (so please arrive at around 12.30pm).

  • Tandem Skydive | Sun 26 Mar Read more

    Tandem Skydive

    Every jump makes a difference to your Hospice!

    Sunday 26 March Registration: Free

    Event location

    Headcorn, Kent
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    Event details

    Take your fundraising to a new height and jump out of a plane at 12,000 feet!

    Have you ever wanted to take on an exhilarating challenge? Our tandem skydive is the ideal opportunity to test your courage.

    Registration is free, with a sponsorship pledge of £395.

    Please contact our Supporter Care team using the details shown on the left to register your interest and we will support you through the application process.

    We have skydives going on throughout the year – current dates are as follows:

    Sunday 26 March 2017
    Sunday 9 April 2017
    Sunday 18 June 2017
    Sunday 16 July 2017
    Sunday 17 September 2017
    Sunday 19 November 2017

     

     

  • Virgin Money London Marathon 2017 | Sun 23 Apr Read more

    London-Marathon-2015450x300 Virgin Money London Marathon 2017

    Take part in one of the world’s most iconic sporting events

    Sunday 23 April

    Event location

    Start point:

    Greenwich Park
    Greenwich
    London
    SE10 8QY
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    Event details

    Imagine the elation of completing 26.2 miles in one of the greatest road races on Earth! Raise money for your local Hospice by signing up to our London Marathon 2017 team today.

    If you bravely entered the official London Marathon ballot this year and you are one of the lucky ones who has a place, we’d love to support you in your marathon effort, so why not run for us?  Become part of our team and we’ll support you every step of the way, even cheering you on during those final few miles!

    Please contact supportercare@pah.org.uk for information about 2017’s event!

  • Jurassic Coastal Path Trek 2017 | Fri 5 May Read more

    Jurassic Coastal Path Trek 2017

    Trek over two days along the South West Coastal Path.

    Friday 5 May

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    Trek over two days along the rugged and beautiful South West Coastal Path. The diversity of the area is outstanding and the rugged coastline with serious climbs and descents will provide many a breathtaking view. Trekkers stay at a convenient camp site for the weekend with little frills in true Famous Five style! Dates are as follows:

    • Friday 5 May – Sunday 7 May 2017
    • Friday 15 September – Sunday 17  September 2017

    Registration fee: £75

    Minimum sponsorship: £490

    For further information, please get in touch with our Supporter Care team using the contact details provided above.

     

  • London to Amsterdam Cycle 2017 | Fri 12 May Read more

    Cycle image London to Amsterdam Cycle 2017

    A stunning three day cycle ride to the beautiful canals of Amsterdam

    Friday 12 May Registration: £99

    Event location

    Finishing city:

    Amsterdam
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    Event details

    We’re looking for willing cyclists to sign up for an awe-inspiring three day ride to the beautiful canals of Amsterdam to raise crucial funds for the Hospice so we can continue to be there, caring when it matters.

    Passing through the picturesque countryside of rural England, we cross the Channel and continue across the flat landscape of Dutch Zeeland. The sight of Amsterdam with its network of canals, cobbled streets and wonderful architecture will evoke a real sense of excitement.

    Trek highlights:

    • Scenic costal route through Holland
    • Stopping in the magical city of Bruges
    • Celebrating with your challenge group in Amsterdam

    Dates are as follows:

    1. Friday 12 May – Sunday 14 May 2017
    2. Friday 22 September – 24 September 2017

    Registration fee: £99

    Sponsorship pledge: £1,150

    For further information, please get in touch with our Supporter Care team using the contact details provide above.

  • London 2 Brighton Challenge 2017 | Sat 27 May Read more

    London 2 Brighton Challenge London 2 Brighton Challenge 2017

    Walk, jog or run. Your challenge – your way!

    Saturday 27 May

    Event location

    Old Deer Park
    Richmond
    TW9 2
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    Event details

    Walk, jog or run from London to Brighton for the Hospice. Your challenge – your way!

    Starting in Richmond, West London on Saturday morning, the tented start village is full of anticipation.

    This challenge involves 100km of paths, trails, and expert support alongside some highs and lows to get to the Brighton finish line – where an overwhelming sense of elation awaits. Your journey only finishes when you’ve had time to reflect on your amazing achievement and how your challenge also helped the Hospice.  Dates are as follows:

    • Saturday 27 May 2017 – Sunday 28 May 2017

    50km & 25km options available.

    • 100km = Reg fee: £70 | Min Sponsorship: £395
    • 50km = Reg fee: £50 | Min Sponsorship: £27
    • 25km = Reg fee: £40 | Min Sponsorship: £150

    To sign up or for more information, please visit London 2 Brighton Challenge website.

  • Trek Fest 2017 | Sat 3 Jun Read more

    Trek Fest 2017

    Explore the Brecon Beacons on this spectacular challenge trek!

    Saturday 3 June

    Event location

    Brecon Beacons
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    The Brecon Beacons National Park is a mountain range that runs through the centre of South Wales, renowned for its inspiring and open scenery. The Beacons is also the training ground of the SAS – as you can imagine the routes will provide you with testing climbs, steep descents and challenging terrain. Both the 25km and 50km routes will summit one of the highest peaks in South Wales, the famous Pen y Fan (886m), it will be a challenging adventure but once you make it to the top you’ll discover sensational views of the Brecon Beacons, with its rolling mountains and hills, stretching as far as the eye can see.

    • Date: Saturday 3 June – Sunday 4 June 2017
    • Registration: £45 for 25km/£300 for 50km
    • Minimum sponsorship: £165 for 25km / £300 for 50km

    To sign up to the Trek Fest, please click here.

  • Hadrian’s Wall Challenge 2017 | Fri 7 Jul Read more

    Hadrian’s Wall Challenge 2017

    The mighty Hadrian’s Wall, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    Friday 7 July

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    Experience the mighty Hadrian’s Wall, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, past old Roman forts, settlements and stunning scenery.  Hadrian’s Wall attracts walkers from all around the globe – it is the single most popular tourist attraction in northern England.  Dates are as follows:

    • Friday 7 July – Sunday 9 July 2017
    • Friday 8 September – Sunday 10 September 2017

    Registration fee: £75

    Minimum sponsorship: £500

    To sign up or for more information, please contact our Supporter Care using the details provided.

  • Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 | Sun 30 Jul Read more

    London 2 Paris Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100

    Cycle the spectacular 2012 Olympic route

    Sunday 30 July Registration: £30

    Event location

    Starting point:

    Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
    London
    E20 2ST
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    Event details

    Celebrating the legacy for cycling created by the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 starts in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, then follows a 100-mile route on closed roads through the capital and into Surrey’s stunning countryside.  With leg-testing climbs and a route made famous by the world’s best cyclists at the London 2012 Olympics, it’s a truly spectacular event for all involved.

    Registration fee: £30

    Sponsorship target: £650.

    To register for one of our places, please download the application form.  For further information, please get in touch with our Supporter Care team using the contact details provided above

  • Mount Kilimanjaro Trek 2017 | Fri 18 Aug Read more

    Jade-Crumpler-Kilimanjaro450x300 Mount Kilimanjaro Trek 2017

    Scale the world’s highest freestanding mountain.

    Friday 18 August Registration fee: £449

    Event location

    Mount Kilimanjaro,
    Kilimanjaro National Park,
    Tanzania
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    Event details

    We’re looking for adventure seekers to sign up for an amazing, ten day fundraising trek up the world’s highest freestanding mountain to raise crucial funds for the Hospice so we can continue to be there, caring when it matters.  The dates are as follows:

    1. Friday 18 August – Sunday 27 August 11 2017
    2. Friday 29 September – Sunday 8 October 2017
    3. Monday 26 December – Thursday 4 January 2018

    This incredible trekking adventure takes the Machame route allowing for gradual acclimatisation as you pass through thick forest, moorland and scree enroute to the highest point, Uhuru Peak. The incredible views from the top are the reward for pushing you to your physical and mental limit.

    Registration fee: £449

    Sponsorship target: £4,700, £4,400 and £4,500 (sponsorship target is dependent on date chosen).

    To sign up to the Kilimanjaro Trek, please click here.

     

  • Land’s End to John O’Groats Bike Ride 2017 | Tue 29 Aug Read more

    Land’s End to John O’Groats Bike Ride 2017

    This is a tough challenge but a fabulous way to see the country!

    Tuesday 29 August

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    Starting at Land’s End on the south-westerly tip of England, we pedal our way through Cornwall, over Dartmoor and north along the Welsh border, skirting the Lake District into Scotland, via lochs and the Highlands to the North Coast and John O’Groats.  This is a tough challenge but a fabulous way to see the country, and one of the most rewarding things you will ever do!

    Date: Tuesday 29 August – Sunday 10 September 2017

    Registration fee: £299

    Sponsorship target: £2,800.

    To sign up or find out more please contact our Supporter Care team using the details provided.

  • Inca Trail to Machu Picchu 2017 | Sat 2 Sep Read more

    Inca-trail-trek450x300(2) Inca Trail to Machu Picchu 2017

    Discover one of the world’s most iconic sights!

    Saturday 2 September Registration fee: £499

    Event location

    Machu Picchu,
    Peru
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    Machu Picchu is one of the most iconic sights in South America, and the culmination of our magnificent Inca Trail trek through the Peruvian Andes. Join us as we trek this breathtakingly beautiful route through valleys and high passes, scattered with fascinating Inca ruins.Trekking on Inca-paved paths and steps, our route takes us up through lush cloudforest to the demanding Dead Woman’s Pass (4200m). Continually climbing up or dropping down, our way is steep at times, and the altitude adds to the challenge. We finally come to the Sun Gate, which overlooks Machu Picchu, where your first magical glimpse provides an unforgettable reward for your efforts.

    The dates are as follows:

    • Saturday 2 September – Monday 11 September 2017
    • Saturday 28 October – Monday 6 November 2017

    Permits for the Inca Trail are restricted and must be secured months in advance, so sign up in good time!

    Registration fee: £499

    Sponsorship pledge: £3,900

    To sign up to Inca Trail, please click here.

     

  • Thames Path Challenge | Sat 9 Sep Read more

    Runner silhouette Thames Path Challenge

    Walk, jog or run this unique challenge along the River Thames!

    Saturday 9 September Time: 7am

    Event location

    Start location:

    Putney Bridge
    London
    SW6 3JD ‎
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    Event details

    The Thames Path Challenge follows a scenic route along the River Thames, providing a superb backdrop for this exciting challenge.

    Walk, jog or run a distance of your choice, from a range of starting points. However you decide to tackle the Thames Path Challenge, and whatever distance, you’ll be fully supported by our team. Push yourself in 2017, go further than you’ve done before.

    Registration and sponsorship:

    • 100km = Reg fee: £70 | Min Sponsorship: £395
    • 50km = Reg fee: £50 | Min Sponsorship: £275
    • 25km = Reg fee: £40 | Min Sponsorship: £150

    More information can be found on the Thames Path Challenge website.

  • Great Wall of China Trek 2017 | Fri 15 Sep Read more

    Great Wall of China Great Wall of China Trek 2017

    Trek along one of the incredible Seven Wonders of the World!

    Friday 15 September

    Event location

    The Great Wall of China
    China
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    We’re looking for adventure seekers to sign up for an amazing, ten day fundraising trek along the Great Wall of China to raise crucial funds for the Hospice so we can continue to be there, caring when it matters.

    Stretching 6,000km across China, this varied trek will take you through woodland and terraced farmland, and follow the contours of the beautiful hills and mountains in remote areas north of Beijing. This challenge is physically demanding but offers fabulous scenery and a fascinating insight into a rich culture and history.  Dates are as follows:

    • Friday 15 September – Sunday 24 September 2017
    • Friday 6 October – Sunday 15 October 2017

    Trek highlights:

    • Incredible trekking experience along one of the Seven Wonders of the World
    • Trek remote hills and little-visited sections of the Great Wall
    • Magnificent panoramas from ancient watch-towers

    Registration fee: £299

    Sponsorship pledge: £3,050

    To sign up to the Great Wall of China Trek click here.

  • Vietnam to Cambodia 2017 | Sat 30 Sep Read more

    Vietnam to Cambodia 2017

    Cycle through the rice-paddies and waterways of the beautiful Mekong Delta.

    Saturday 30 September Registration fee: £399

    Event location

    Start:
    Ho Chi Minh City
    Vietnam
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    Cycle through the rice-paddies and waterways of the beautiful Mekong Delta, where you will cycle through the fabulous rural landscapes dotted with ruins of ancient civilisations and small towns.  Dates are as follows:

    • Saturday 30 September – Wednesday 11 October 2017.

    Trek highlights:

    • Fascinating insights into the region’s cultures, ancient and modern
    • Khmer temples and pagodas
    • Cycling along the river to Long Xuyen
    • Cycling via the killing fields at Ba Chuc
    • Staying in Phnom Penh, once considered one of the most beautiful cites in the Orient
    • Visit Oudong and see the paddy fields stretching out for miles
    • Crossing the immense Tonle Sap, the largest freshwater lake in South East Asia
    • Pedal towards one of the most impressive sights in Southeast Asia, the Royal Temples of Angkor Wat

    Registration fee: £399

    Sponsorship pledge: £3,600

    To sign up to the Vietnam to Cambodia, please click here.

     

  • Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon | Sun 8 Oct Read more

    Mark2 Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon

    A stunning run through four of London’s eight Royal Parks

    Sunday 8 October

    Event location

    Hyde Park
    London
    W2 2UH
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    Event details

    This stunning 13.1 mile route takes in the capital’s world-famous landmarks on closed roads, and four of London’s eight Royal Parks – Hyde Park, The Green Park, St James’s Park and Kensington Gardens.

    Registration: free.

    Minimum sponsorship £350.

    To sign up or for more information, please contact our Supporter Care team using the details provided.

     

  • Icelandic Lava Trek 2018 | Wed 4 Jul Read more

    Trek image Icelandic Lava Trek 2018

    Discover the beautiful and contrasting scenery Iceland has to offer

    Wednesday 4 July Registration fee: £275

    Event location

    Start and end location:

    Reykjavík,
    Iceland
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    Iceland is a land of incredible contrast and beauty. Its wild volcanic landscapes, mountains, glaciers, hot springs, geysers and waterfalls, combined with its rich history, literature and folklore make it a fascinating country to explore. Our challenge takes us from the active Mt Hekla to Landmannalaugar and then south through the mountains to the permanent icecaps of Myrdals and Eyjafjallajokull. This is a tough and challenging trek through a remote and wild environment – and presents a rare opportunity to witness a landscape which is changing before our eyes.

    Trek highlights:

    • Diverse trekking between two ice caps to new lava formed by the 2010 eruption
    • Magnificent wild scenery of glaciers, rugged valleys and waterfalls
    • Time to relax in a thermal spa

    Date: Wednesday 4 July – Sunday 8 July 2018

    Registration fee: £275

    Sponsorship pledge: £2,750

    For further information, please get in touch with our Supporter Care team using the contact details provided above.

 

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