24-25 June 2017
The British Heart Foundation’s most famous trek – going from the nation’s capital, heart trekkers will take in some beautiful scenery before arriving at Brighton Racecourse, making every step count in the fight against heart disease.
London to Brighton, 103km, up to 30 hours through the day and night…are you up to the test? Whether you are a solo trekker, or your team are looking for a challenge – this one is for you!
The London to Brighton Trek is run and organised by the British Heart Foundation, so all your fundraising goes directly to the British Heart Foundation.
Your London to Brighton Trek entry includes:
- Brand new Heart Trekkers T-Shirt
- Head torch and batteries
- Personalised bar coded scan points (to record your individual event time)
- Medical support
- Free sports massage
- 2 free hot meals for 103k & 1 free hot meal for day/night trekkers plus discounted food and refreshments on route
- A welcome pack containing fundraising materials
- Shuttle bus from Brighton Racecourse to Brighton station
- Downloadable GPX route file
- Route map
- Mobile charging points at halfway checkpoint (please bring your own charging cable)
- Hot showers at the finish
- Trek preparation guide
Our trek takes you from Kempton Racecourse through Guildford, Cranleigh, Henfield along the south coast at Hove and into Brighton at the racecourse. It’s quite a flat route but does include a couple of hills. Every walker will be given a map of the route before the walk.
The route takes in canal paths, disused railway lines, the spectacular South Downs and Brighton’s coastal promenade.
103km full challenge – Adult: £60
57km Cranleigh to Brighton Night Trek – £40
You must be at least 16 years old to take part. Please remember that while your entry fee covers the cost of putting the event on, it’s the money you raise that powers our life saving heart research.
New for 2017 is our exclusive 500 club, for those who smash the minimum sponsorship target for an event and go on to raise over £500.
Your fundraising will make a significant difference to the BHF as we continue our fight against heart disease. The BHF currently supports 2,500 healthcare professionals working with people affected by cardiovascular disease, funding over 1,100 research projects to help us reach our ultimate goal – the end of heart disease and to the devastation it causes.
If you raise £500 or more (excluding GiftAid) pledged by your supporters on your JustGiving page firstly congratulations you are amazing! You’ll now be eligible to join the 500 Club and receive your exclusive BHF jersey
To sign up, or to find out more information, visit www.bhf.org.uk/L2BTrek
Join us and walk tall in our fight against heart disease.