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Run 170 miles relay-style over 2 days with a team of 10, along the spectacular South East Coast of England from Sittingbourne to Brighton, in the ultimate team challenge!
Become a Ragnarian in the ultimate team relay challenge! Over one weekend you and 9 friends will take on the stunning South East Coast from Sittingbourne to Brighton, through quaint seaside towns, rolling fields, ocean breezes, and the most beautiful white cliffs around.
One runner hits the road at any one time, with each team member running three ‘legs’ ranging from 3 – 11 miles and varying in difficulty. Most of the team will complete their first leg on day one, their second under the stars and their third on day two as you head to the finish.
General entries may be closed, but you can still be part of Ragnar 2019. Apply for a Chestnut Tree House Charity Place today!
Registration is FREE, with a minimum sponsorship of £1,500 per team (that’s just £150 per team member).
Once you’ve signed up, we’ll send you a special link to complete your registration…you can then begin recruiting the rest of your team.
We’re holding information evenings in June and July, open to anyone interested in learning more about becoming a Ragnarian…
Thursday 6 June:
From 7.30pm – 8.30pm at Sovereign Harbour Yacht Club (in Eastbourne). Parking is available just across the road.
Tuesday 18 June:
From 4.00pm – 6.00pm at Chestnut Tree House (just off the A27 near Arundel). Parking is available on site.
Thursday 11 July:
From 6.00pm – 8.00pm at Bannatyne in Eastbourne (just off the A22). Parking is available on site.
If you are interested in coming to one of these information evenings, please e-mail us here to let us know, so we can expect you.
If it doesn’t sound challenging enough so far, why not take on the Ultra Ragnar Relay! Following the same route you will complete the challenge in a team of just 5, with each member doubling the distance they run each leg.
Take on the Ragnar White Cliffs for Chestnut Tree House and receive:
After you’ve registered we’ll send you a Chestnut Tree House fundraising pack, however you can start your fundraising straight away by doing the following:
• Set up a JustGiving page – the easy way to raise sponsor money online. Visit www.justgiving.com to get started!
• Take a look at our fundraising hints and tips
• Download a Chestnut Tree House sponsor form
To apply for a charity entry with Chestnut Tree House, complete our Team Captain application here and we will be in touch soon. (Your full team details are not required at this stage).
£887 will allow a nurse to support a family immediately following bereavement, helping them to plan the funeral and to say their final goodbyes to their child
£1,500 allows our Community Team to host a Family Day for 20 families, providing a range of activities and information for the whole family to enjoy
£1,953 will give a child a 3 night break at Chestnut Tree House where they will receive specialist care and symptom management from our nursing team and, where required, end of life care. Of course they will also be able to enjoy the hydrotherapy pool, relax in the multi-sensory room and join in with a host of activities, whilst mum and dad get the chance to “recharge their batteries.”
Then become a volunteer! Experience the notorious night run from the comfort of the Cheer Squad Team