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Riverside Stomp

Walk along the beautiful Thames Path from Wallingford (22 miles) or Abingdon (9 miles).

 

Starts on 30/09/2017

Ends on 30/09/2017
Category Walks
Location Oxfordshire

Riverside Stomp
 
 This year Riverside Stomp will be taking place on 30th September 2017. 
 
 
Get those walking boots on for your local children’s and young adults' hospice.  All monies raised from this event will help local families and babies like Martha, who was born in a critical condition and died at five-days-old in 2015. Her parents, Sophie and Ed, are asking walkers from across the region to join them on 30 September to take part in the annual Riverside Stomp.
 

 

Riverside Stomp is a beautiful and picturesque walking challenge set along the Thames Path. Choose to take on the big 22 mile challenge and start from Wallingford, or take the shorter route of 9 miles from Abingdon; choose the challenge that suits you! The route is beautiful, the terrain gently undulating, we will be there to support you and celebrate at the end, so get those walking boots on and join us on the 30th September!

 

Date: 30/09/17

Location: Start – Wallingford (22 miles) or Abingdon (9 miles)

                 Finish - Donnington Bridge next to the City of Oxford Rowing Club, OX4 4BL

Time: 07:30-08:00 Wallingford, 12:30-13:00 Abingdon

Cost: £20 for adults (14 ), £12 for children (5 - 13 years), under 5s free.

Transport back to the start: Transport is available from the finish back to your starting point; this costs £8 per person and can be booked along with your event place.

Refreshments: Along the route you will be provided with bananas, cereal bars, and water.

At the finish: You will receive a medal in recognition of your achievement, and a hot meal.

 

  

 

 Fundraising

 

              

 

 Sponsorship

 

We are always looking for event sponsors, so if you want to get your business noticed by the Oxfordshire community please get in touch now. Sponsorship packages range in price so why not call or email to see what we can do for your business. 01865 799166 - events@helenanddouglas.org.uk

 

Why should you put on your walking shoes for Helen & Douglas House?

Your participation in the Riverside Stomp is going to make a real difference to us - we care for terminally ill children, young adults and their families through exceptional hospice care. It costs over £5 million a year to run the two hospice houses and provide our outreach nursing service, we cannot do this without your help!

 

We provide medical, emotional and practical support helping families deal with the implications of living with a child who will die prematurely, so they can make the most of their time together.

 

Join in the Riverside Stomp and make a difference!

 

  

We’re always looking for volunteers!

 

So if you love our events, why don’t you help us to run them? Event volunteering is so flexible in terms of time commitment and role; there is something for everyone. Email us now to find out more! events@helenanddouglas.org.uk.

 

Don’t miss out!

 

To join our enthusiasts list to find out more and register your interest for this or similar events, click here.

 

 

 



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