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2020 EVENTS

VirtYOUall Try-Challenge

It’s VIRTUAL, it’s YOUR challenge and it’s for ALL ages and abilities!

This summer you are invited to take part in our fundraising Try-Challenge. Choose your Running, Cycling and Walking challenges, download strava and throughout July, August and Spetember show us your distances and get your medals to celebrate your success.

Awards for: top fundraiser, top social media follower and the most inspirational tiny superhero are also up for grabs!

Want to join just one of our challenges – scroll down.

July 2020

VirtYOUall Running Challenge

It’s VIRTUAL, it’s YOUR challenge and it’s for ALL ages and abilities!

Simply pick the challenge you want to take part in, download strava and show us your distance and get your medal to celebrate your success.

Awards for: top fundraiser, top social media follower and the most inspirational tiny superhero are also up for grabs!

August 2020

VirtYOUall Cycling Challenge

It’s VIRTUAL, it’s YOUR challenge and it’s for ALL ages and abilities!

Simply pick the challenge or challenges you want to take part in, download strava and show us your distance and get your medals to celebrate your success.

Awards for: top fundraiser, top social media follower and the most inspirational tiny superhero are also up for grabs!

September 2020

Virtual Group Walking Challenge

It’s VIRTUAL, it’s YOUR challenge and it’is for ALL ages and abilities!

The final event of our Try-Challenge – Join us 26th September 2020 to celebrate our children and young people. Simply pick the distance and your route and join our live online event a 8:30am, where teams from across the region will log in for warm up and starting claxon.

Download strava to show us your distance and get your medal to celebrate your success.

Awards for: top fundraiser in each challenge, top social media follower and the most inspirational tiny superhero are also up for grabs!

VirtYOUall Walking Challenge

Can’t join us on the 26th Septmeber, it’s no problem; that why we love our VirtYOUall events.

Simply pick the challenge you want to take part in throughout September , download strava and show us your distance and get your medal to celebrate your success.

Awards for: top fundraiser, top social media follower and the most inspirational tiny superhero are also up for grabs!

Friday 4th Sepember 2020

Fine Wine & Cheese in the Cellars at Waddesdon

Pace invite wine enthusiasts to a private wine tasting in the impressive cellars of Waddesdon Manor, showcasing eight wines from Rothschild estates across the world. Learn from the Waddesdon expert wine adviser, Peter Tompkins who will guide you through this tasting experience while answering any questions you may have. Round off your evening with exclusive access to the Waddesdon Wine Shop and stock up your collection.

Friday 2nd October 2020

Charity Golf Day

Come along to our annual Charity Golf Day hosted by Buckingham Golf Club.

£240 for a team of four (includes coffee & bacon bap, green fees, buffet dinner, raffle and auction).

Prizes for the first three teams

Other competitions throughout the day

Registration from 11.00 am

Shot gun start at 12.30 pm

Followed by a delicious rolling buffet

We are also looking for local companies to sponsor the event, including sponsoring a hole for £100.

To sign up email kelly.houghton@thepacecentre.org or call 01296 616973.

Friday 30th October 2020

30th Birthday Dinner Dance

Join us at Notley Tythe Barn, Long Crendon in your finest dress to enjoy an evening celebrating the achievements of the children who access Pace services.

We will share stories from the families as well as running an auction and raffle to help raise vital funds.

Join us and celebrate our 30th birthday as you to relax and enjoy the canapes and arrival drinks, before we sit for our two course meal, followed by coffee and our auction before we hit the dance floor and dance the night away!

2021 EVENTS

April 2021

The Big Walk 2021 **new routes**

Date TBC

For the children at Pace walking can be a big challenge, however taking a few tentative steps can lead to much greater independence. YOU can help transform young lives by putting on your own walking shoes and joining us for the 2021 Big Walk.

There will be a choice of three routes depending on how many steps you’re willing to take!

• 18 miles
• 12 miles
• 6 miles
Put your best foot forward in 2021 and take on this challenge for you and for the children at Pace.

Thursday June 17th 2021

Summer at Thame Park

This is a fantastic opportunity to venture into this private estate for an exclusive garden tour led by the Head Gardener. These gorgeous

grounds consist of landscape parkland, formal gardens and a boating lake. You will be served tea and coffee on arrival from the gardens pavilion before exploring the hidden secrets and learning about the history of this mysterious estate followed by returning to the pavilion for homemade cake.

8th - 12th September 2021

La Grande Aventure – Lille Big Cycle

“La Grande Aventure” is an ideal cycle challenge for novice and intermediate cyclists. This four day adventure starts in Amsterdam and travels across The

Netherlands, Belgium and into France finishing in the beautiful city of Lille. Cycle for 4 days, across 3 countries, covering 225 miles, for 1 great cause.