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Shine A Light Challenges 2022

2.6 Garden Challenge

Event Date: May 2022 - 17.05.2022 World NF Day

Location: Your Garden. Your Park. Your Choice. 

Fundraising Target: £26.50

Join our 2.6 Mile and Junior 1 Mile Garden Challenge. Shine A Light on NF by running, jogging, or walking 2.6 miles in your garden. Race at your own convenience - in your garden, local community park, treadmill or skipping/stepping on the spot! – get your family, friends and colleagues involved and help us make 2022 the best and brightest year yet! 

Set yourself a date in May. You can run on World NF Day 17.05.2022, or run the weekend before 14-15.05.2022 or the following weekend 21-22.05.2022, if that is more convenient. 

Alternatively, do a 2.6 miles sponsored Pub Crawl for NTUK on the 17.05.2022 and celebrate with some deserved pints or drinks of your choice. 

Remember to set up your refreshments station, your orange slices and possibly even a bbq afterwards to celebrate! Pace around your garden for World NF Day on May 17th 2022. Help to raise awareness for the 26,500 people affected by Neurofibromatosis.

Raise awareness and celebrate 40 years of Nerve Tumours UK - send us your photos on the day to info@nervetumours.org.uk

Here are some previous garden marathoners' to get you inspired! 

 

We encourage children to be supervised by an adult during their one-mile challenge. 

Remember to send us your amazing photos or videos of your adventures and progressions on the day to info@nervetumours.org.uk 

Shine A Light Marathon

Shine A Light Marathon

Event Date: May 2022 World Neurofibromatosis Awareness Month

Event Location: Anywhere

Fundraising Target: £100

Run our Shine A Light Marathon over the Month of May – World Neurofibromatosis Awareness Month 2022! Instead of 26.2 miles, run 26.5 miles for the 26,500 affected by Neurofibromatosis in the UK – go the extra 0.3 miles for our NF community.

Whether you choose to complete your run in one huge effort or spread it across the month completing 1 mile a day, your efforts will help make sure that the voice of the Neurofibromatoses community is heard.

Celebrate 40 years of Nerve Tumours UK supporting the Neurofibromatosis community

For this challenge, we would highly recommend the use of Strava or another running app that tracks distance.

Remember to send us your amazing photos or videos of your adventures and progressions to info@nervetumours.org.uk 

Team 2,650 Challenge

Team 2,650 Challenge - Shine A Light Marathon

Event Date: May 2022 World Neurofibromatosis Awareness Month

Event Location: Anywhere

Fundraising Target: £265

Run, jog or walk 2,650 miles anywhere in the world. Because running a marathon simply isn’t enough. It’s time to call on your friends, colleagues and family to create your very own epic fitness team. Together you will complete a combined mammoth effort of 10 marathons! Whether you decide to split the total amount evenly between you, or you have one fitness fanatic prepared to go the extra miles, every step you take together as a team will help Shine A Light on Neurofibromatosis for the 26,500 people affected in the UK.

Spread your efforts across May - World Neurofibromatosis Awareness Month and celebrate 40 years of Nerve Tumours UK raising awareness for those affected by Neurofibromatosis

Remember to send us your amazing photos or videos of your adventures and progressions to info@nervetumours.org.uk 

 

We fully understand if you do not reach the fundraising target in these difficult times – these are just guidelines so please join in and get active to celebrate World NF Month 2022 with the community and Shine a Light on Neurofibromatosis.

Only commit to physical challenges that you are capable of, and in case of any underlying conditions, discuss with your GP or Specialist. Nerve Tumours UK cannot be held responsible for any accidents or damages that occur throughout the training commitment or the challenge itself.