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The Rotary Club of Ipswich East
The Rotary Club of Ipswich East
The Rotary Club of Ipswich East

How to Register for the 44th

2021 Orwell Challenge

Ipswich East Rotary Club has announced that the date of the 44th Orwell Challenge, which will be on

Sunday 27th of June 2021

The Ipswich East Rotary Club has launched its 44th Orwell Challenge. This massive fundraising event is due to take place on Sunday the 27th of June 2021 here in Ipswich.

President for Ipswich East Rotary Club Liz Harsant said of the 2019 charity fundraiser.

“It was a really fun day out for all the family, through some of the most picturesque parts of the Orwell Estuary and surrounding countryside. Volunteers from Ipswich East Rotary Club, and their Associate Members were on hand at manned checkpoints, where cold drinks and toilet facilities were available, to lend support to the walkers, and runners".

Entry Fee: For the Orwell Challenge Walk is only £15 for adults and £5 for children of 12 years and under. 

Entry Fee: Marathon £32, Half Marathon £24. Both these rates are subject to a £2 addition for non-affiliated runners. 

Should you wish to take part but you’re unsure about which charity to support, you can always support the Ipswich East Rotary Club. As a registered charity, every penny we receive from participants will be redirected to one or more of the many charities we regularly support including - FIND (Families in Need), Suffolk Family Carers, East Anglian Children’s Hospices (EACH), Teenage Cancer Trust, MacMillan, SARS (Suffolk Accident Rescue Service), and Guide Dogs for the Blind. If you wish to support the Ipswich East Rotary Club then please click here.


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The Orwell Challenge

Our Walk & Run, is open to anyone who would like to raise funds for any charitable cause. This could be anything from an international charity to a local scout troop...

Registration is now open for this year's

Orwell Challenge Walk & Run

Find Out More

We’re looking for more men and women of all ages and backgrounds who may be interested in finding out more about the Rotary Club...

The Orwell Challenge, Sunday 27th of June 2021

Register HERE!