Fundraising Challenges & Events

We have a number of challenge events this coming year that we’d love you to take part in to help provide our service to our elderly friends. They look pretty exciting and depending how you feel about heights, slightly terrifying…

SimplyHealth Great North Run 2019
Be a part of #TeamWag and run the popular half marathon from Newcastle to South Shields.
We have only 1 place left, so be quick before it’s gone!
Date: 8 September 2019
Registration Fee*: £56
Minimum Sponsorship: £300

Tandem Skydive

We’ve partnered with the Skydive Academy at Peterlee Parachute Centre and have
5 places for a thrilling skydive over beautiful County Durham.
Date: 15 June 2019, 11am start (other dates available if you want to take part separately,
please contact us)
Location: Peterlee, County Durham
Registration Fee*: £70
Minimum Sponsorship: £500

Zip Line over the Tyne Bridge
Join us for a zip lining experience – from the iconic Tyne Bridge to the HMS Calliope
on the Gateshead side, to see the Quayside from a different angle!
Date: 28 October 2019 (TBC)
Location: Tyne Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne
Registration Fee*: £43
Minimum Sponsorship: £100

*Registration fees are non refundable.

You must be 16 or over and have an appropriate level of fitness to take part in these events. We’ll provide a branded t-shirt and sustenance in the form of water and chocolate! To sign up for one of these exciting experiences, or if you have any queries, please email us at or call 01434 611801.