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18/02/2021

A 2022 Challenge

All of us are hoping that the world can get back to normal soon.  However, there are still many uncertainties about the timing and nature of any lockdown easing. Unfortunately, due to this situation we have had to take the difficult decision to postpone the Samworth Brothers Charity Challenge to June 2022. We felt the […]

19/01/2021

We’re back!

We are pleased to announce we have made the decision to forge ahead and plan for the scheduled Samworth Brothers Charity Challenge in 2021. It may look and feel different, but we are up to the challenge! The 2021 Charity Challenge will take on Saturday 5th June 2021 and Saturday 12th June. We are confident […]

11/06/2019

Weekend 2 – results

A quick summary of Weekend 2 results.  Full results table to follow on the website.   Well done everyone. Elite results summary.  1. 40 Commando Royal Marines; 2. Bwary; 3. The Exiles; 4. Wacky Racers; 5. Soreen’s perfect mix; 5. Kensey’s Last Stand Weekend 2 –  SuperTough results 1. The Softies; 2. Mighty Blazers Super Racers; […]

06/06/2019

Weekend 1 – summary of results

As Weekend 2 looms  – a summary of the Weekend results. Weekend 1 – SuperTough results summary 1. Fiennes by me, Spayne Lindsay; 2. Boomerangs, Ian Beale and co; 3. Trumani Army, Jardox; 4. A Recipe for Success, Point 74; 5. In a Pickle, English Provender Company; 6. Agony of De-feet, Staffline Recruitment; 7. Trewdy’s […]

04/06/2019

Royal Marines (yes, really) sign up for Elite Challenge

Breaking news……. Samworth Brothers Charity Challenge 2019 is honoured to introduce an exciting new team to the Elite team section this weekend – 40 Commando, Royal Marines.  40 Commando, based at Norton Manor, Taunton, are trained for worldwide crisis response as part of the U.K’s very high readiness amphibious force. Since formation in 1942, 40 Commando […]

31/05/2019

Charity Challenge Looks To Break Through The £2 Million Mark

Teams in training with a £300,000 target for 2019 event Teams from every part of Samworth Brothers are making final preparations for the 2019 Samworth Brothers Charity Challenge which kicks off this weekend (June 1st). The triathlon style challenge has already raised more than £1. 9 million for charity over six previous events and this […]

National Trust
29/03/2019

Holnicote Estate welcomes theCharity Challenge

The National Trust and particularly the Holnicote Estate in Exmoor are very pleased to welcome the Samworth Brothers Charity Challenge 2019.

06/02/2019

Exmoor for 2019 Charity Challenge

The 2019 Samworth Brothers Charity Challenge will be taking place in Porlock, Somerset in the Exmoor National Park with Challenge HQ at the Porlock Recreation Ground. Read all about lovely Porlock and its surroundings here.  https://www.visitsomerset.co.uk/…/porlock-and-porlock-weir-… Some amazing facts about Exmoor (Courtesy of Exmoor National Park) The Exmoor shoreline is the most remote in England. […]

04/02/2019

Learn from Lewis -2

Learn from Lewis – episode 2 With just five months to go it’s time for that serious Charity Challenge training to start.  Lewis Moses, former Team GB elite runner, running coach, Applied Sport Science honours graduate and MOVE charity fundraiser is a man who can help us. Over the next few months he is going to provide […]

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