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About Man vs Lakes

Man vs Lakes begins in the Lake District before heading North through mountainous country on a rollercoaster running route that brings you to the foot of England’s most famous Lake where you’ll face a series of challenges unique to Rat Race Events.

Children with Cancer UK is the official charity partner of the Rat Race Event Series. By joining our team you help to raise money for vital specialist research into childhood cancer that would otherwise go unfunded.

Be prepared to climb 4200 ft, cover a distance of over 28 miles, wade through lakes and conquer obstacle courses, Man vs Lakes is the ultimate test of stamina, agility and mental strength.

What to expect from Children with Cancer UK

As part of the Children with Cancer UK team you will receive the following support from us;

  • A Fundraising Pack containing lots of fundraising advice
  • Regular emails to provide top tips
  • A Children with Cancer UK T-shirt
Book your place with Rat Race today

Date & Location

  • Silverdale, Lancashire
  • July 21, 2018 - July 21, 2018
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Raise £250 and receive a free rat race rucksack!

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Book Your Place

Book your place through the Man vs Lakes website by clicking the button below then come back here to support us.

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Start Your Fundraising

Create a Virgin Money Giving page and raise £250 before the event date and you will receive a free Rat Race Rucksack! (RRP £49.99).

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Start Your Training

Get advice on training by visiting the Man vs Lakes website and viewing the FAQs.

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