Walking Events








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Join Team Dystonia in 2017/18 by taking part in a UK walking event. If you are taking part in a trek this year and want to use it as an opportunity to fundraise for the Dystonia Society - send us an email at fundraising@dystonia.org.uk so we can post you a fundraising pack and offer our support.

You can also browse the many Walking/Trek Events on the Global Adventure Challenges website

Or you can download one of our amazing Fundraising Packs here


Trekfest 2018
Trek Fest 2016

Taking place in two of the UK’s most breath-taking national parks – Brecon Beacons and the Peak District – TrekFest offers participants a choice to complete one of two demanding trekking routes: 50km & 25km.

You can even make a weekend of it – they have great camping plots at the TrekFest Village and hot food with facilities readily available throughout the weekend.

TrekFest has something for everyone. So what's stopping you from signing up?

Dates for 2018 are yet to be announced but you can register your interest now....

Find out more here: http://www.trekfest.org.uk/

You can also check out their brilliant Brecon Beacons Trek video here.


Snowdon Trek 2018   

Sign up for a spectacular journey to the highest point in Wales - a stunning location and a great weekend challenge at 3,560ft!

The Snowdon trek in the heart of Snowdonia, North Wales is a fantastic hike of around 7 miles. We will summit the highest mountain in Wales and see an amazing panorama of the surrounding area. The route comprises of breathtaking, rugged scenery and rewarding trekking for those who take on this one day trek.

Join this exceptional trek today and conquer Mount Snowdon! 



Keswick to Barrow

12th May 2018

Keswick to Barrow

The Keswick to Barrow (K2B) Walk is a stunning sponsored walk taking place in the verdant English Lake District. You’ll also be rewarded with beautiful views of Coniston Old Man, the village of Nibthwaite and the clean air of Kirkby Moor.

This challenging 40 mile route is ideal for teams and groups of friends to raise awareness and funds for the Dystonia Society. There will be plenty of locations where participants will receive free drinks, food, first aid and encouragement. Everyone will earn a finishers completion certificate and a thoroughly deserved commemorative medal.

Please take a look at their site here for further details: http://keswick2barrow.co.uk/


Just Walk

Just Walk is a unique one-day walking challenge where people can raise money for any charity of their choice. Walkers can choose to take part in a variety of distance lengths so there is something for every level of fitness or personal challenge goal. You can even walk as a family as the 10km and 25km routes are for all ages. All the routes are circular and in the beautiful South Downs and West Sussex countryside, starting and finishing from Goodwood Racecourse near Chichester.

Find out more and register here.

The Alps Trek

(Various dates: June/September 2018)

This breathtaking charity trek covers 65 km through the Mont Blanc region of the Alps. Join us and be part of our amazing European challenge team and witness just how beautiful the Alps can be!

Just a hop away from the UK lies the beauty of the Alps mountain range. Only five days in total, this charity challenge is ideal for those with less time to take away from home. One magnificent highlight of this challenge is that we will trek through three countries in just three days – France, Italy and Switzerland!

Our charity trek will certainly challenge us with lots of ups and downs, but the rewards are the pleasure of seeing the most spectacular views this part of Europe has to offer – from stunning cliffs to gorgeous waterfalls running from glaciers! 

Visit their website for dates and availability:


Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge
Yorkshire 3 Peaks

The Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge takes on the mighty peaks of Pen-y-ghent (691 metres), Whernside (728 metres) and Ingleborough (723 metres); forming part of the Pennine range and encircling the head of the valley of the River Ribble in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

This is a fantastic challenge for groups and teams and you’ll no doubt return with tons of tales of your time in the Dales!

Visit their website for dates and availability:



If you would like to complete a hike or walk for dystonia then please get in touch with our fundraising team for support and materials for the event: we have training plans, fundraising packs and Dystonia Society t-shirts for the event. You can contact us on 0845 803 1004 or send us an email at fundraising@dystonia.org.uk

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