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Join the world’s most unique challenges

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    19 Mar 2021 –
    26 Mar 2021

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  • Self funding options available

Join the world's most unique of challenge event and spend five days sledding through the rolling highlands and deep forests of Lapland for an experience you will never forget.

Event Details

The challenge is to sled 270km from Norway, into Sweden through untouched nature, in order to finish at the world famous Ice Hotel in Jukkasjarvi. Your challenge begins in the Arctic city of Tromso, where you make your way to the Dog Sled Centre in order to meet your husky companions. After meeting and greeting your furry friends, you then dive straight into the spirit of adventure and spend your first night in a traditional Lavvo, surrounding the roaring fire.

The challenge is suitable for beginners to sledding as full training will be given – all you need to join the challenge is a thirst for extreme adventure! This is no ordinary challenge – you will be required to erect your own tents, cook for yourself, and fulfil all camping duties with the equipment provided. In addition to looking after yourself, you’ll also be responsible for looking after your teams of huskies – be assured, this is a true, “hands on” wilderness challenge!

Watching the Northern Lights and tending to your dogs will give you an exact experience for living as the Laplanders do. This is one of the most popular charity challenges… a truly unforgettable experience awaits you.


When you join #TeamMND you'll receive:

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    A running vest and/or T-shirt to raise awareness

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    A fundraising pack full of advice, tips and support and everything you'll need to get started

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    A certificate at the end of the event, so everyone will know how you’ve supported MND Association

Useful information

Useful information

Click on the links below for useful information to help your training and fundraising efforts.

Additional info

If you have any questions about this event, or would like more information, please contact the Fundraising Team.

For further information and support contact our MND Connect helpline

mndconnect 0808 802 6262