Samworth Challenge 2022

Our intrepid explorers here at Oval Nicola Grainger, Alicia Caseldine, Ryan Robinson and Clayton Hill are now back with a few sore limbs after a gruelling 9 hour challenge and 33.5 miles on the Brecon Beacons taking part in the Samworth Challenge. 10th place overall for the team in brutal wind and rain raised over £2k.


A massive thank you to all our sponsors - Oliver & Margaret, Sharon, John & Debbie, Jodie Hill & The Team - Thrive Law, Georgia Grundy, Stephen Haughey, Jo Hill, Isabelle Higgins, Karen Albone, Debbie Higgins, Alliance UK, Mark & Lisa, David & Elena, Prakash Pillay, Holl & Will Grainger, Alison Brown, Rob Coxon, Julie Buckingham, Crozier Jones, Ashley Sollitt, Mum & Dad, Oliver Woodcock, Sharon & Jo Robinson, Colette Maguire, Karen Mc, Laura Mcilvenny, The Mallinsons, Catherine Stone, Simon Mackay, Margaret Macia, BDN, Jill, Anu & John, Andrew Baxter, Vince & Anne, Mel Debenham, Mark Riley, The Eason's, Josh Winter, Mark Baggaley, Richard Grainger, Sam Brooke, Stuart & Michelle, Alison, Paul Crothers and B&C. Because of you we hit our target and raised vital funds for our charity Bluebellwood Childrens Hospice.


Huge thank you to Samworth for putting on such a great event, well done to all the competitors and teams aswell as a shout out to the volunteers on the day.


Here are a few photos of the day including one of the team on top of Pen-y-Fan.