http://sightforsurrey.org.uk/

About the charity

Sight for Surrey supports people who are visually impaired, Deaf, Hard of Hearing or who have combined sight and hearing loss across the county.  We offer a holistic, person-centred approach which is focused on meeting the needs of individuals and their families through projects such as rehabilitation services, children and young people’s recreation programmes, community outreach, volunteering & home visitors, ICT training and access to employment schemes.   Each year we support thousands of people to challenge their impairment and live fuller and more independent lives.

Our events

We have been organising events for Sight for Surrey since 2012 including Mount Kinabalu and Mount Kilimanjaro Challenge.  We have the organised the following events for 2017 and would love to organise a specific Snowden Challenge with a small team of sensory impaired individuals.  Please contact us if you are interested in being involved with these, or any other, events.

 

Snowdon Challenge

This is a great overnight event for all to enjoy the fresh air and superb views of Snowdonia National Park.

Snowdon is the highest mountain in England and Wales at 3560ft (1085m).

No previous hill walking experience is needed although you should have a reasonable level of general fitness

We would love to organise a specific Snowden Challenge for Sight For Surrey with a small team of sensory impaired individuals.

Please contact martyn@advocateevents.co.uk for more information on this challenge.

Our open challenge events give a lot more flexibility in how you fund your challenge and who you fundraise for.

For more information, please click on event link:

 

The 24 hour National Three Peaks Challenge

Conquer the mighty THREE PEAKS, Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon back to back!

A fantastic full on challenge...you sleep on the coach or minibus..! Training required but open to anyone who is determined with average fitness.

8 - 11 September 2017

2018 - Please contact us for dates and prices. Group discounts available!

martyn@advocateevents.co.uk

Mount Kilimanjaro Challenge - Tanzania

Mount Kilimanjaro Challenge

The 6-day Machame Route is the most scenic and diverse route which also gives you the best chance of acclimatisation to get you to the top.

Although a challenging trek, Kilimanjaro is one of the most impressive mountains in the world and putting yourself to the test will be extremely worthwhile when you conquer the roof of Africa!

5 - 14 September 2017

19 - 28 October 2018

Machu Picchu

Visit Machu Picchu and trek the Inca Trail in Peru!

Spectacular scenery, sub-tropical jungle and a mix of Inca ruins are your reward for your physical and mental endeavour.

20th - 29th September 2017 - SOLD OUT

25TH SEPTEMBER TO OCTOBER 4TH 2018

We also offer totally bespoke trips for groups of 7 or more - drop us a line for further information............info@advocateevents.co.uk

5 Peaks Challenge in 48 hours

5 Peaks Challenge in 48 hours

This is a fantastic full on challenge for those that are tough enough to take on more than “just” the National 3 peaks in 24hrs!

You sleep on the minibus and ferry!

The National 3 peaks in reverse, Snowdon, Scafell Pike, Ben Nevis followed by Slieve Donard in Northern Ireland finishing on Carrauntoohil in the Republic of Ireland.

2018 - Please contact us for dates and prices. Group discounts available!

martyn@advocateevents.co.uk

Nine Peaks Challenge

Our hardest ever challenge! Nine mountains back to back with a bonus peak (Cairngorm) thrown in for good measure!! The top three highest mountains in Scotland, England and Wales in 72 hours!!

Snowdon, Crib y Ddysgl, Carnedd Llewelyn, Scafell Pike, Scafell, Helvellyn, Ben Nevis, Ben Macdui and Braeriach.

2018 - Please contact us for dates and prices. Group discounts available!

martyn@advocateevents.co.uk

Six Peaks Challenge

Six Peaks Challenge

This is hugely demanding challenge and only open to those with high level of fitness.

The National Three Peaks (Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon) and Yorkshire Three Peaks (Pen-Y-Ghent, Whernside, and Ingleborough) in ONE Challenge!

A fantastic full on challenge...you sleep on the minibus..!

2018 - Please contact us for dates and prices. Group discounts available!

martyn@advocateevents.co.uk

Mount Kinabalu Challenge

n epic six night jungle adventure, including two days climbing the highest mountain in Malaysian Borneo.

At 4095m above sea level it is approximately 3 times higher than Ben Nevis, the UKs highest mountain.

It is a very achievable climb for persons of average fitness who are prepared to put in some training in the run up to the event. The walk is along well defined mountain paths and experienced guides are provided, climbing equipment is NOT required.

2018 - Please contact us for dates and prices. Group discounts available!

martyn@advocateevents.co.uk

Mount Kinabalu Challenge