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Exciting UK Challenge Update!!

July 8, 2020
Exciting Challenge Update

Following months of global lockdown, closed international borders and social distancing due to the outbreak of Covid-19, restrictions are starting to ease. Charity Challenge have therefore carried out a thorough review of how we operate our challenges and how we can adapt and respond to the new logistical challenge of being Covid safe.   

We are VERY pleased to share that we are looking to restart operating our UK challenges from mid-August in a safe and responsible way. International challenges will follow in time when safe to do so. 

For anyone booked on a National Three Peaks Challenge, we are still awaiting the latest government guidelines regarding transport and accommodation before we make an informed decision on when your challenge is safe to go ahead. 

LAKE DISTRICT 5 PEAKS CHALLENGE

Prepare for an epic challenge through the rugged and dramatic landscape of the Lake District, as you tackle five of England’s most demanding peaks, including its highest – Scafell Pike.

JURASSIC COAST CHALLENGE

This tough one day challenge has you trekking 30 kilometres along the dramatic coastline of the Jurassic Coast UNESCO World heritage site.

SNOWDON AT NIGHT CHALLENGE

Beginning in the town of Llanberis, in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park, this spectacular challenge will see you and fellow fundraisers trekking to the top of Snowdon….at night!

LONDON 10 PEAKS CHALLENGE

Discover ten of London’s often hidden peaks on this new marathon distance walking challenge through 42km of beautiful woodland, nature reserves and quieter spaces.

WELSH 3000S CHALLENGE

Take your challenge experience to the next level with this classic mountain challenge in stunning Snowdonia. All 3000ft mountains, in a single epic weekend. One incredible adventure to test yourself against.

GIANT’S CAUSEWAY CHALLENGE

This tough one day challenge has you trekking a marathon distance along the dramatic coastline of the Giant’s Causeway UNESCO World Heritage site.

Covid-19 – Keeping you Safe on your Challenge

The safety of our customers, leaders, doctors, local ground teams, and the communities we interact with on our challenges, is of paramount importance to us.  A large part of our safety system is ensuring that you, our customers, are fully informed and updated of the best practice guidelines and the measures that we have put in place to keep you  Covid safe.   

For the latest version of our Covid-19 Health & Safety Guidelines please visit here.

We understand that all the changes in the current environment can be extremely overwhelming and may leave you with many questions as we all adapt to the new way of being. To hopefully ease some of your concerns we have pulled together some Covid-19 FAQ’s

Visit Britain We’re Good to Go”

Covid-19-Keeping-you-safe

We are proud to have acquired the UK Industry Standard mark, “We’re good to go” in partnership with the Tourist Organisations of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. This means that our business has followed government and industry Covid-19 guidelines, has a risk assessment in place and a process to maintain cleanliness and aid social distancing.

Booking with Confidence

We understand that there may be a little uncertainty around booking in the current climate so we
have created a Booking With Confidence policy to help you book your next Charity Challenge with
absolute confidence.

Book with the knowledge that:

  • We are putting significant measures in place to make your challenge Covid Safe
  • We have flexible payment options
  • We have ATOL and International Passenger Protection financial cover for your peace of mind*
  • We will offer you a number of options if we cannot operate your challenge due to Covid-19 :
    • postpone your challenge to a later departure
    • join any other challenge
    • transfer your place to another person
    • receive a refund of monies paid for the challenge

We hope that the above information has brought some cheer to your day as we know how eager everyone is (including Team Charity Challenge) to get back outside and raise some much need funds for charity! 

For now, we look forward to welcoming you back to an exciting challenge in a couple of months’ time.  

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