Team take on London to Brighton Cycle Ride

Posted by Anne-Marie on June 25, 2015

On Sunday 21st June Luke Mason, Matt Thomson, Tommy Richards and Joe Smyth took on the London to Brighton Cycle Ride to raise funds for Get A-Head and the British Heart Foundation. Luke says: “We set off at 6.30am from Clapham Common (London) and rode 54 miles to Brighton seafront. We only stopped a couple …Read more

CEF Live 2015

Posted by Anne-Marie on June 24, 2015

On Friday 19th and Saturday 20th June Get A-Head were privileged to join the CEF Live 2015 event at The NEC as City Electrical Factors Charity Partner for the event. We had a great time manning a wonderful stand that had been designed and built by the CEF team. We were joined a fantastic team …Read more

Tough Mudder 2015

Posted by Anne-Marie on June 12, 2015

Sign up for Tough Mudder in aid of Get A-Head and take on a challenge of strength, stamina and mental grit.  The Tough Mudder® events are described as hardcore 10-12 mile obstacle courses specifically designed by British Special Forces to test your all around strength, stamina, determination, and camaraderie. Events take place around the UK …Read more

Skydiving for Get A-Head

Posted by Anne-Marie on June 8, 2015

Saturday 6th June saw a group of seven daredevil supporters take to the skies, skydiving 13,000 feet from an aeroplane to raise money for Get A-Head. The exhilarating event took place at Hinton airfield in Brackley and the team undertook a tandem skydive, where each diver was accompanied by a professional. Following on from previous …Read more

Warwick School Triathlon for Get A-Head

Posted by Anne-Marie on June 3, 2015

Warwick School and Stratford Sharks Tri-Club organised a Childrens’ Triathlon on Sunday 31st May and 240 competitors took part.  The competitors aged 8 and upwards took part in the Triathlon England authorised event organised by Warwick School’s Peter Nield and Alison Speechly of Stratford Sharks Triathlon Section.. Triathlon in Great Britain is one of the …Read more

Tough Mudder Midlands 2015

Posted by Anne-Marie on June 1, 2015

Saturday 30th May saw five of our intrepid supporters take on Tough Mudder in the Midlands, alongside 8,000 other competitors.   The event was held in the grounds of Boughton House, one of Britain’s grandest and best-preserved stately homes, and saw the competitors take on a gruelling 12 mile extreme obstacle course, taking on 24 obstacles …Read more