What’s happening on Bristol Giving Day 2019?
Get active, show your business’s passion and make an impact locally on Bristol Giving Day, 9 October 2019.
Conquer the Bridges Challenge by walking, wheeling or running across as many of Bristol’s 45 bridges as possible. Help raise £45,000 to support 45 local organisations in their amazing work for Bristol’s most disadvantaged people.
There are 5 circuits:
- City Centre Circuit “A brisk hour’s exercise”
Approx. 3 miles, and taking in stunning cityscapes via 10 bridges, what better way is there to spend a lunch hour – pushchair and wheelchair friendly.
- Temple District Circuit “A lunchtime stroll”
Approx. 1.7 miles, traversing 7 bridges from Castle Park this passes many businesses’ neighbourhoods.
- Cumberland Basin Circuit “Ashton Gate area”
Approx. 1.6 miles, starting from Underfall Yard this takes in industrial vistas.
- Feeder Canal Circuit “Temple Meads special”
Stretched over approx. 6.6 miles, you take in an impressive 17 bridges, ending at the ‘Banana’ Bridge. (A more condensed version includes just 10, spread over 4.6 miles)
- Avonmouth and Clifton Suspension Bridges Circuit
Very suited to cyclists, this covers 12.8 miles, with three key bridges included.
Quartet Community Foundation are proud to bring you the event, providing publicity, maps, instructions and ‘treats’.
Everyone who completes a circuit receives a certificate of achievement.
Registration Fee of £10 per person, age 18 and over, covers costs. The additional donation of £1 per person, per bridge will be spread among Bristol’s charities and good causes.
More details coming soon!
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