Hooded Howlers tackle Endurance80

This is a guest post by Yasmin Davies. On Saturday 5 February 2016, three scout leaders from 23rd Wembley Sahabah Scouts took part in the exhausting hiking challenge, Endurance80: a 24 hour hike covering 50 miles (80 km) cross country starting and ending at Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire. Starting out at Great Missenden, our team of three — the Hooded Howlers — followed the route east to Chesham, then northwest to Wendover, southwest to … Continue reading Hooded Howlers tackle Endurance80

Women’s Winter Walk to Malham Cove

The winter walking season is well and truly upon us, keeping our limbs supple despite the icy chill. Gone are the days of sheltering indoors in the warmth of home: challenges call us, begging us to forgo comfort for a little while in order to support those less fortunate than ourselves. So sisters pull on those winter scarves and extra layers; pull on that warm … Continue reading Women’s Winter Walk to Malham Cove

Trek Mount Snowdon to deliver safe drinking water

Crack out those walking boots and prepare to trek to the summit of Mount Snowdon this spring, to help Interpal deliver safe drinking water to the people of Palestine. Snowdon is the highest mountain in Wales and the highest point in the British Isles outside the Scottish Highlands. Located in the Snowdonia National Park in Gwynedd, it has been designated a national nature reserve for its … Continue reading Trek Mount Snowdon to deliver safe drinking water

Let’s chill and do the Gaza Winter Walk

Let’s get the 2016 challenges year off to a flying start by taking part in the Muslim Hands Gaza Winter Walk.  This awesome event, now in its eighth year, takes place in 8 cities around the country from north to south, making it an event not to be missed. You’ll join thousands of other walkers from communities all across the country, united in a mission to … Continue reading Let’s chill and do the Gaza Winter Walk

Epping Forest Night Trek for Islamic Relief

This one might be for you… if you’re not afraid of the dark! Islamic Relief’s latest challenge is their Epping Forest Night Trek, which they’re running to raise funds for those suffering in Palestine. With lots of spooky noises and pitch darkness, it will be not just a physical challenge but one that will challenge your mental state of mind too! The Trek takes place between 4.00pm … Continue reading Epping Forest Night Trek for Islamic Relief