It offers a series of life-changing events from desert to winter races, ultra-marathons to swimming events in a variety of destinations. These endurance events take you to some of the most remote and beautiful places on earth and test your physical and mental stamina.
By joining Mencap's extreme team not only will you discover more about yourself but you will help Mencap continue to support the 1.5 million people with a learning disability living in the UK. Find out how the money you raise provides vital support and advice to meet people's needs. Watch people with a learning disability talk about their lives.
It's been a huge challenge and I am delighted for having done it for Mencap. I've done charity related events before but never had the level of support I received from the Mencap team.
Jamie Walker, Marathon des Sables 2008 team member
You are in good hands. Mencap's experienced and friendly extreme team offers fundraising and training support and we are always at the end of the phone if you need to talk.
You will also have access to a network of fellow adventurers and to discounted sports products and services. Watch a Marathon des Sables Mencap team participant talking about this experience.
Plus, secure your own place on any race and Mencap could offer you a 40% refund on what you raise to cover your entry fees.
For more information about Mencap's extreme team and how we can support you to push your limits, please contact:
Telephone: 020 7696 6946
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