The Iceland Challenge

2 marathon treks of wild terrain in 2 days

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Iceland: a country with scenery like no other. The Iceland Challenge plunges you deep into the Icelandic wilderness where there's 52 miles ahead for you to walk, jog, or run.

Set over 2 days this brand new, adventurous Ultra Challenge lets you camp under the Midnight Sun when you're not putting one foot in front of the other. You and 200 other adventurers will take in the incredible natural sights of this lunar landscape, finishing the challenge with a huge sense of achievement.

The challenge is hilly in parts but you wil be fully supported by the team of experts. It's a once in a lifetime opportunity so, in 2016, take it and see for youself.

The Iceland Challenge website

Stats

When: 26th - 29th August 2016

Where: Laugavegurinn Trail

Distances: x2 marathon length routes

Registration

Flights included: £200 reg fee

Minimum fundraising target £1,700

Flights NOT included: £200 reg fee

Minimum fundraising target £1,000

"It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves"
Edmund Hillary
Support & Contact

As part of the H4H Running Team, you can expect:

  1. A complimentary running vest or H4H supporter t-shirt, to wear with pride on race-day
  2. An e-Welcome Pack, including a running training guide, fundraising advice and links to sponsorship forms and online fundraising
  3. Monthly fundraising and training advice
  4. Support from our dedicated team from the moment you join us through to the finish line and beyond!

Email: sports@helpforheroes.org.uk

Telephone: 01725 514124

WALK IT. JOG IT. RUN IT. DO IT YOUR WAY.

Get The Gear...

Endurance Running Vest Endurance Running Vest

Endurance Running Vest

Endurance Running Vest

Our very British running vest with a nod to the world famous Union Flag. It is a light weight, practical and essential when training for a challenge or even just going for a leisurely jog! Features flat lock stitching for ultimate comfort.

100% polyester. Machine washable.

Running Shorts Running Shorts

Running Shorts

Running Shorts

Our lightweight navy blue shorts are great for showing your support whilst out on a run. They feature a comfortable fit lining, fast wicking material, elasticated drawstring waist, internal key pocket, Help for Heroes branding down the side, the Union Flag and Stretcher Bearer logo on the legs.

100% polyester. Machine washable.

 

Size Chart              
(in centimetres) XS S M L XL XXL XXXL
Waist (relaxed 1/2 on flat) 34 37 40 43 46 49 52
Hip - 20cm down from top of waistband
(1/2 on flat)
53 56 59 62 65 68 71
Inside Leg 30 30 30 30 30 30 30
Blue Thermal Mug

Blue Thermal Mug

Blue Thermal Mug

Made by LifeVenture, this highly versatile flask will keep your drink hot or cold. This mug is watertight so can be put into a pack or rucksack. Ideal for long hikes, camping trips, car journeys, days out, work and of course H4H treks and challenges!

Product details:

  • Weight: 300g
  • Capacity: 300ml
  • Dimensions: 16 x 7cm
  • Keeps drinks hot for up to 4 hours or cool for 12 hours
  • Stainless steel construction with vacuum insulated walls
  • Expansion chamber with pressure release valve in lid
  • Sleek, watertight design
  • Conforms to British Standards for quality and safety
  • Designed to be the same size as a large cup of tea
  • Not recommended for the dishwasher
  • Features Help for Heroes branding on the front
Technical Camo Ambition T-Shirt Technical Camo Ambition T-Shirt

Technical Camo Ambition T-Shirt

Technical Camo Ambition T-Shirt

Perfect to wear for all sporting activities, our technical T-shirt with it's creative tri-colour camoflage design is comfortable, lightweight and made from breathable fabric.   

It features white Help for Heroes branding across the chest and on the back of the neck and has a handy zip pocket at the rear hem of the shirt. 

100% Polyester. Machine washable.

 

XS

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L

XL

XXL

XXXL

To fit chest “ cm“

96-98

98-100

101-103

106-108

111-113

116-118

121-123

Length from back of Neck to bottom hem

71-73

73-75

75-77

77-79

79-81

81-83

83-85

Sleeve Length

31-32

32-33

33-34

34-35

35-36

36-37

37-38

Women's Union Jack Running Vest Women's Union Jack Running Vest

Women's Union Jack Running Vest

Women's Union Jack Running Vest

Our Women's Union Jack vest is specifically made for women, providing no gaping around the neck or arm holes; it's perfect for running or any sporting activity. With it's stand out Union Jack design it's both patriotic and stylish.

  • 100% polyester
  • Machine washable

 

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Chest Size

44.5 cm

47.5 cm

50.5 cm

53.5 cm

56.5 cm

59.5 cm

62.5 cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Back Length

67.5cm

68.5cm

69.5cm

70.5cm

71.5cm

72.5cm

73.5cm