Launched Sunday 26th April 2020 – The 2.6 Challenge
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With an aim to save UK’s charities during the Covid-19 pandemic this campaign was launched to ask people to raise money for their chosen charities.

To be part of the challenge all you need to do it choose an activity of your choice and then complete it using the numbers two point six. Whether you run 2.6 miles, Walk 26 miles, do 260 keepie-uppies, Hoola-hoop for 26 minutes or cycle 26 kilometres you can help fund local Essex communities at this critical time.

Click here to set up your JustGiving page and get involved.

Active Essex apprentice Billy has completed his own challenge:


Cancelled – Sunday 20th September 2020 – Velo Essex 2020

This is disappointing news and understandable given the unforeseeable circumstances.

The Active Essex Foundation look forward to exploring new and exciting opportunities in the future.