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27 May

Gary Howells on completing the socially distant 10in10

Running coach Gary completed 10 marathons in 10 days on his treadmill at home.

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28 Apr

Running coach takes on a socially distant 10in10 challenge

Gary Howells will attempt to run 10 marathons in 10 days on a treadmill to raise funds for Brathay Trust and NHS charities.

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24 Mar

Contacting us in the coming weeks

Brathay Challenges team are now working from home

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18 Mar

ASICS Windermere Marathon & Brathay 5K – New date for 2020!

A new date has been announced for this year’s ASICS Windermere Marathon and Brathay 5K

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12 Mar

Seven runners to chase the streets of London for Brathay Trust

Seven runners are hoping to raise £12,250 to help some of the UK’s most vulnerable children and young people, by running this year’s London Marathon (Sunday 26 April).

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10 Mar

Brathay 262 Training Event – 7 March 2020

On Saturday, for the first time, we introduced a training day to prepare and support riders taking on the Brathay 262 endurance cycling event in June.

News Sonja Farish Is Celebrating With A Trio Of Fundraising Challenges
5 Mar

In a league of her own – Barrow’s Sonja Farish and her half century challenge

A community champion and sporting hero is celebrating her 50th birthday with a trio of fundraising challenges for us this summer.

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22 Oct

A cracking set of results for the 31st Langdale Marathon and Half Marathon – Sat 19 October

​Organisers of the 31st Langdale Marathon & Half, Brathay Trust, says the popular event delivered a cracking set of results amidst a blaze of autumn colour.

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13 Oct

Business challenge ends with a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow

​Businesses raise over £10,000 for young people from Furness

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11 Sep

New Lakes 60k ultra-run hailed a success!

An event billed as the Lakes’ newest ultra-trail race has been hailed a success by its organisers, the Ambleside based youth charity Brathay Trust.

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30 Aug

Volunteers, 8th September - Ambleside Trail 60

Request for volunteers to support the first Ambleside Trail 60 event

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23 Jul

Joss Naylor MBE returns in his eighties to finish his 1962 Lake District Mountain Trial

This weekend 83-year-old running legend, and shepherd, Joss Naylor MBE completed a fell race he failed to finish in his 20s, the 1962 Lake District Mountain Trial.