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Isle of Wight & UK Based Events

  • Isle of Wight Ultra Challenge

    4th - 5th May 2024

    Walk, jog or run the Isle of Wight’s coastal path. Choose from 106km, 50km or 25km distance options, with full hospitality and support, including food, drinks and medics.

    The route takes you along the spectacular southern cliffs, past the iconic Needles, and up to historic Cowes at the half way stop. For Full Island challengers it’s on to the cliffs of Ventnor, and back to our welcome base camp in Chale after an epic 106km journey.

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  • Skydive 2024

    This years jump dates are the 4th June and 6th, 7th & 8th August, 2024.


    This adrenaline-filled challenge offers spectacular aerial views of the Island as you take on a tandem skydive from Sandown Airport this year!

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  • Abseil Down The Spinnaker Tower


    Dates can be booked from April 2024 - October 2024.

    Experience an amazing adrenaline rush and take on a 100-metre descent down the side of Portsmouth’s iconic landmark, Spinnaker Tower in aid of Age UK Isle of Wight! 

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  • The Great South Run

    20th October, 2024

    Experience the thrill of the AJ Bell Great South Run, a world-renowned 10-mile running event in Portsmouth offering stunning sea views, vibrant atmosphere, and unwavering support from enthusiastic spectators.

    Receive a medal, exclusive finisher t-shirt, and the satisfaction of crossing the finish line with bragging rights.

    (5k option available)

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  • Snowdon at Night Trek

    Explore the highest mountain in Wales and England by moonlight on the 3rd - 4th August 2024!

    Following the Llanberis track to the summit using torches to light our way, trekking by night will bring a fresh twist to this classic charity challenge. Upon reaching the mountain summit you'll be rewarded with unforgettable views of the sun rising across the Snowdonia National Park, and as you descend breathtaking sights of the mountain range will uncover before you. Once you reach the finish line in Llanberis you'll celebrate our achievement with a well-earned breakfast!

  • Claim a FREE Fundraising Pack

    Claim your complimentary fundraising kit today! All money raised for Age UK Isle of Wight stays right here on the Island and supports the services we deliver across your community. 
    Packed with 70+ event ideas, step-by-step guides, balloons, and a collection box. Simply email asking for a fundraising pack to be sent to your postal address.
    Plus, our dedicated fundraising team is here to support you every step of the way. Get started on your successful fundraising event now!

Overseas Challenges

  • Cycle London to Amsterdam

    4th - 8th September 2024

    Bike over 300 miles through 4 countries over 4 days, and make memories to last a lifetime!

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  • Trek the Camino de Santiago, Spain

    2nd - 6th October 2024

    Travel 67km over 5 days whilst exploring the beautiful rolling green landscapes of rural Galicia. Follow in the footsteps of thousands of pilgrims along the Camino Frances. The explore Santiago de Compostela’s Old Town.

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  • Trek the Sahara Desert, Morocco

    13th - 18th November 2024

    Watch the sunrise over the desert – a once in a lifetime experience

    Explore the world’s most famous desert, guided by traditional berbers as you trek 36-48km over 6 days.

    Summit the Chigaga Dunes – the largest dunes in the Sahara Desert.

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  • Sled with Huskies in Lapland

    21st - 28th March 2025

    Lead your own team of huskies across the Arctic over an 8 day expedition. You will learn how to dog sled and camp in the Swedish wilderness - with a chance to see the incredible Northern Lights!

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How your organisation can get involved

A partnership with us could be beneficial for your business by helping you meet your corporate social responsibility objectives. It's a great way to motivate employees, gain insight into the over-50s market, get some great PR whilst helping Age UK IW to support vulnerable people in the local community.

Past Events

  • The Powder Run

    Our fundraisers ran through the many colours of the Age UK Isle of Wight Rainbow as they took on our 2K Obstacle course at Porchfield Cricket Club!

  • Christmas Film Festival

    Age UK Isle of Wight invited all Islanders to grab some popcorn and join us for an exclusive Charity Christmas Film Festival in the Deluxe screen at Cineworld Cinemas.

  • The Penguin Plunge

    The Penguin Plunge took place at Puckpool Sands, to raise some much-needed funds for their ‘No One Should Have No One at Christmas’ Campaign.

  • Hocus Pocus

    Age UK Isle of Wight invited all Islanders to grab some popcorn and join us for an exclusive Halloween Sooktacular special showing of the 90s classic Hocus Pocus in the Deluxe screen at Cineworld Cinemas.