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South Downs Trek

The St Barnabas House South Downs Trek will be back on Saturday 19 September 2020, take on the epic 26.2 mile, marathon distance challenge across the South Downs, taking in breath-taking views and glorious countryside.


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South Downs Trek 2017
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What to expect

In 2019 the South Downs Trek saw 136 trekkers walk 26.2 miles through the beautiful landscape and over the rolling hills of the South Downs. Together, our wonderful trekkers raised over £47,000 for St Barnabas House – what a fantastic achievement!

View the pictures of the day here: Photo Album 1 | Photo Album 2 | Photo Album 3

Register for 2020

What’s included?

  • Lunch provided
  • Refreshment stops on route
  • Souvenir medal
  • Glass of bubbly on completion of your challenge
  • Stunning views across the South Downs
  • Reflection time in our Chapel or courtyard gardens on completion of your challenge

Your sponsorship

Your entry fees cover the cost of putting on the event only. To help us reach everyone who needs hospice care from St Barnabas House we ask everyone taking part to raise a minimum of £250.

The Events Team at St Barnabas House is here to support you throughout your fundraising. Why not get in touch and see how we can help?

01903 706354 | events@stbh.org.uk

Did you know: On average, a collection tin raises £87.16, contact the team to get yours.

How your sponsor money might be spent:

  • £35 will allow a patient to enjoy a bath in one of our fully assisted bathrooms.
  • £181 will provide for a whole night’s care for a patient, allowing their carer to benefit from a good night’s sleep
  • £250 will allow us to hold a social evening for bereaved clients allowing them to gain support from their peers and meet with others who have suffered a loss.
  • £329 will pay for a full 24 hours of hospice at home for a local person.
  • £625 will fund the cost of a 24 hour stay at the In-Patient Unit for a patient.

For further fundraising tips please visit the JustGiving website.