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12th July - 13th July

Worcestershire Way Walk

Worcestershire Way walking en route.
Blue sky and green rolling hills.
Green hills with a arrow path sign.

 

Worcestershire Way Walk
Friday, 12 July 2024

Take on the Worcestershire Way challenge covering 31 miles in a day, or NEW for 2024 do this walk over 2 days and raise funds for our hospice care.

One day challenge:

Not for the faint hearted, take on the St Richard’s Hospice Worcestershire Way challenge, the entire 31 miles in a day! Individually, with friends or get your colleagues together to walk the length of the Worcestershire Way.

Beginning at Bewdley (between 5.45am – 6.30am) on Friday, 12 July, stride out across the wonderful Worcestershire countryside before finishing with the spectacular slopes of the Malvern Hills. A delicious buffet Lunch is provided at The Talbot at Knightwick, plus a sports massage is available to sooth those tired legs. You will also find water-stations and a few marshals along the way! Finish at The Red Lion, Malvern, WR14 4RG

Two day challenge – NEW FOR 2024!

Have you always fancied doing this beautiful route but not in one day? Now’s your chance!

Day 1

  • Beginning at Bewdley (between 6.30am – 8am) on Friday, 12 July, drop your bag off (we will take it to the campsite to save you carrying it!), proceed across the wonderful Worcestershire countryside.
  • Morning tea and cake is provided in Abberley (10.5 miles)
  • You will be able to take your time and enjoy the fantastic surroundings, plus find water stations and marshals along the way
  • Finish Day 1 at The Talbot at Knightwick, where a delicious buffet and a sport massage awaits (20 miles). Here you will camp, relax and have the opportunity to shower and make use of the unlimited hot drink station.
  • If camping is not your thing – then simply return the next day!

Day 2 

  • 6.30am: unlimited hot drinks station re – opens
  • 7.30am – 8.45am: Hot breakfast baguettes are served to help set you up for the morning!
  • Sign out and set off walking between 8–9am, with your belongings packed into the St Richard’s Hospice transport (to take it to Malvern)
  • Whilst en route, you will find water-stations and a few marshals to keep you on track and hydrated as you tackle the second day of the challenge.
  • Finish the remaining 11 miles with the spectacular slopes of the Malvern Hills and get to The Red Lion, Malvern, WR14 4RG between 12 – 1.30pm

First aid cover is in place for both days.

Please note you you will need to train and familiarise yourself with the route, we suggest doing this in manageable sections at a time prior to the challenge.

Cost

One Day Challenge:
£25.00 – Set your own fundraising target- Raise as much as you can for our care!

Two Day Challenge:
Fridays camping pitch and Saturdays breakfast baguettes are included in the price regardless if you decide not to join us for these elements!
2 Ticket options:

  • Fundraising: £49 + £195 minimum sponsorship. Please note, 80% of your fundraising (£156) should be with us by Fri 28th June 2024 (2 weeks before the walk)

OR

  • Self-funded: £95 + own fundraising target

Additional options:

  • Campervan/Motorhome (instead of camping) is an extra £5 (no electric hook up)
  • Additional Campervan /Motorhome nights Thursday +/or Saturday is £15 per vehicle a night
  • Extra Breakfast for guest/non walker (Saturday only) £10

Before you register, please read the documents below for all the important details regarding the walk, as well as what is included in your booking:

Register here by Wednesday, 3 July 2024 at 9am – Please note,  registrations may end before this date if all places are filled:

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12th July - 13th July

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Booking Contact

Alison Parkes