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News - 2017 - Coventry

Challenge Q&A with our "Bearded Adventurer"!


YES! It’s “Feel Good Friday” and time to feature another of our amazing challengers!  This time we thought we would do it Q&A Style……… This week’s focus is on the Amazing Mr. Rigley, mountain climber and mud run challenger extraordinaire! Q&A Session: Q: Tell us about Trevor Rigley... Read more

Graham gets just Desert


As a challenge events fundraiser I have supported many a crazy challenger over the years, but I believe that Graham Black’s challenge takes some beating! This is because this weekend Graham is taking on the infamous Marathon de Sable, and if you haven’t heard of it, you are probably quite sensible! To complete his challenge Graham will run over 250km (156 miles) over 6 days, through endless dunes and across white-hot salt plains. Read more

One pensioner, One bike, One Tour d'Italia!


What are your plans this weekend?  A spot of shopping?  A walk in the park?  A pub lunch?  For most Grandads that would be a standard weekend, but not for Mick Ives!  As he approaches the age of 78, Mick will be spending his days cycling; but this is no ordinary cycling, as Mick is preparing to ride the exact route of... Read more

Meet Rich, our Challenge Events Super Hero!


We are so lucky here at Zoë’s Place Baby Hospice with so many supporters taking on crazy challenges to fundraise for us.  We have people who take on running events, Tandem Skydives, Treks, Cycle challenges, Mud Runs and all manner of wild events! However, some people just take it to another level and we are looking to feature... Read more