We will be organising more events for IPF clients in the coming year, as soon as we have new event opportunities we will be in touch with all of our current clients with more information.

In the meantime, feel free to join our Facebook group and keep in touch with fellow IPF clients! Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to request to join.

If you are looking for a new challenge or something fun, learn more on our Useful Links page under the "Personal Development" tab, for details of wheelchair friendly activities that might interest you!

 

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Challenge Yourself Events

Parallel London - Sunday 4th September 2017

This race is fully inclusive for anyone of any ability and includes a variety of distances for anyone to get involved in. There is no cut-off time for the event and it takes place in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in Stratford. Participants can enter 100m, 1km, 1km (Super Sensory), 5km, 10km. There are no equipment restrictions and participants can also get free buddy places for carer, friend or family member to assist. This will be a truly amazing event that you could get involved in alongside our staff and IPF fundraisers.

Cyclothon @ Brands Hatch -  Thursday 7th September 2017

A cycling relay event where participants can race alongside rugby legends as part of a team of 8 or 4, or as a solo rider. Handcycles and road bikes are allowed at the event.

Vitality London 10,000 - Sunday 29th  May 2017

This is a great race around London’s best sights and is short enough to be a good day out for participants of any ability. You can enter in a Day Chair or if you have a racing chair and a classification you can enter a separate race. There is also a one mile wheelchair event which is a closed route ride around the Mall on the Friday before the main race on Sunday. If you would like to be classified to use your race chair please get in touch with This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. who will be able to assist with this. 

Ride London-Surrey 100 - Sunday 30th July 2017

Ride London HandCycle Grand Prix (Novice Race) – Friday 28th July 2017

This takes place at the Queen Elizabeth II Olympic Park, starting at the Velodrome and then around the Olympic Park for 30-40mins. It is not a competitive race, and there is another higher level elite race on the same day for anyone who is classified by British Athletics/Cycling.

Ride London 46miler – Sunday 30th July 2017

This is a shortened version of the 100 mile route that you can enter this if you have your own handcycle. There are limited spaces for this race so please get in touch with This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. as soon as possible to discuss further.

Virgin Money London Marathon -  Sunday 23rd April 2017

There is a ballot for day chair places in the Marathon entries are now closed for 2017 but nothing is stopping you from preparing your entry for 2018! If you use a racing chair, you will need to be classified and able to complete a marathon in under 3 hours to enter the elite race. If you are interested please get in touch with This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for advice. 

Other

Great Britain Wheelchair Rugby leads, promotes, grows and supports wheelchair rugby for the enjoyment for all in England, Scotland and Wales, inspiring and achieving excellence in everything they do. 

Jubilee Sailing Trust is an international, United Nations accredited disability charity, promoting integration through the challenge and adventure of tall ship sailing.

Bendrigg Trust is a residential activity centre specialising in high quality courses for disabled people of any age or ability.

Princes Trust is a youth charity that helps young people aged 13 to 30 get into jobs, education and training.

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