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Challenge yourself for Aspire

Aspire are looking for amazing people to take part in challenge events during 2019.

Getting sponsored to complete a challenge event is a fun and rewarding way to support Aspire. Not only will you help us to change the lives of Oxfordshire’s most disadvantaged people, you can improve your fitness, try new activities, gain a great sense of personal achievement and make a lasting difference in your local community! You can complete a challenge individually or organise a team of friends, family or colleagues to do something together. To help you make the most of your event we can offer:

  • Lots of fundraising advice and support
  • Team good luck messages and motivation
  • Training tips
  • An Aspire vest or t-shirt to wear on the day

Limited free charity places for Bike Oxford and Oxford Half Marathon now available!

aspire march 2019Bike Oxford is fast approaching and Aspire has once again secured places for this fantastic cycling challenge. In 2018 seven cyclists completed over 500 miles for Aspire, with over £2,000 raised. Why not get on your bike and help us to beat last year’s total!

Date: Sunday 19th May
Distance: 25, 50 or 80 mile route places available
Individual fundraising target: £150
Further details: bikeoxford.co.uk

aspire march 2019 Oxford Half Marathon takes place in October and Aspire will once again have a team of runners enjoying the fast and flat route around Oxford City Centre. Participants will run past world-famous museums, universities and parks whilst being cheered on by crowds and motivated by live music from bands and DJs! Last year Aspire had our biggest ever team taking part, with over £3,000 raised. It’s a fantastic day and a great challenge so get those running trainers on and make a difference today!

Date: Sunday 13th October
Distance: 13.1 miles
Individual fundraising target: £200
Further details: uk.virginsport.com

If you’d like to take part in either of these events and help us fight homelessness, poverty and disadvantage then please call the fundraising team on 01865 204450 or email clive@aspireoxford.co.uk

Create your own challenge

Alternatively you can create your own challenge for Aspire – we’ll be on hand to provide plenty of ideas and advice. However you decide to get active, you will be making a huge difference to the lives of vulnerable local people.
Aspire supports over 1,400 disadvantaged people across Oxfordshire every year, helping them to build their skills and confidence on their journey into employment. Our work helps to reduce homelessness, re-offending and poverty. Find out more and get involved at aspireoxfordshire.org

Published: 6 March 2019

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