Bob’s Three Peaks Challenge Blog – Day 2

Good day today starting with the climb out of Glen Coe and some awe-inspiring mountains. Despite the strong headwinds and inability to freewheel downhills we made fast progress over Rannch Moor (Summit 1142ft) and finally got a freewheel down into Tyndrum for a quick coffee and cake and to get our flag on the bike. … Read more

Bob’s Three Peaks Challenge blog – Day 1

We’ll be posting updates from Bob and the team as he attempts to become the first Deafblind individual to climb the three highest peaks in Scotland, England, and Wales, whilst cycling the 483 miles between them on a tandem bicycle.22:16, Sunday 17th June, the day before the climb We’ve had dinner in Fort William after … Read more

Charlotte training for the marathon in New York

Meet our London Marathon runners – Charlotte

On 22nd April, five runners will take on the ultimate challenge to raise money for Deafblind UK…the Virgin London Marathon. We spoke to Marketing Executive Charlotte from Peterborough about her motivations and fundraising plans… What do you enjoy doing away from work? “Apart from running, I love socialising with friends, spending quality time with my … Read more

David Wait

Meet our London Marathon runners – David

On 22nd April, five runners will take on the ultimate challenge to raise money for Deafblind UK…the Virgin London Marathon. We spoke to Shopping Centre Manager, David about why he’s running for Deafblind UK. Have you run a marathon before? “No!” What made you want to run the London Marathon? “It’s something I’ve always wanted … Read more

Marathon runner Katie in Deafblind UK tshirt

Meet our London Marathon runners – Katie

On 22nd April, five runners will take on the ultimate challenge to raise money for Deafblind UK…the Virgin London Marathon. We spoke to Freelance Journalist Katie from York about her motivations and fundraising plans… Have you run a marathon before and if so, how many? “One, I ran the York Marathon in October 2017. I … Read more

Theresa fundraising for Deafblind UK at a challenge event

Make 2018 your year!

Whether you want to get fit, achieve a lifetime ambition or just have fun, do it for Deafblind UK and raise money to support people with combined sight and hearing loss. Feeling energetic? Here’s what’s going on in 2018… March 11th – Monster Duathlon, Ely 18th – Reading Half Marathon 24th – Inflatable 5km Obstacle … Read more