Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

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Jan 18 Dance-a-thon

Reuben’s Retreat is hosting a fabulous, fun filled, neon, 80’s themed, 2 hours & 30 minutes “Dance-a-thon” in January 2019.

Tickets are £10 per person which is great value for this fantastic event.

Why don’t you come and join in the fun with us! You can do any kind of dancing you like (for as long as you want) and just think you can start your 2019 fitness campaign with a bang!

We’d love to see you at this fantastic event which is open to all abilities and over 12’s are welcome too as long as they are accompanied by an adult.

When: Friday, 18th January 2019
Where: Bramhall Lane Tennis Club, Ramsdale Road, Bramhall, Stockport, SK7 2PZ.
Time: 7.30 pm until 10.00 pm

You may wish to get some sponsorship from your family and friends to encourage your dance moves on the night and any kind of sponsorship would be welcomed.

Call us on 01457 680 023 to book a ticket now or leave a comment on the post and we can get back to you.

Tickets are ideal to buy for a family member or friend as a Christmas present too!

Feb 1 – June 4 Mission 123

What can you and your team do with £23 and 123 days? Stars 1st Feb and ends 4th June.

Your mission is to turn £23 into as much as possible, whilst having fun, for Reuben’s Retreat. Will your team raise the most? Will you have the best ideas?

We will celebrate all the achievements with the Mission 123 awards….will your teams name be on one in 2019?

April 26 Snowdon SunRaise 2019

We are really excited to be returning to Snowdon in April 2019.

The first Snowdon SunRaise sold out super quick and was an amazing experience for everyone involved. Here are some of the comments we received:

“…a sunrise delivered on Angel wings, one of the most spiritual, miraculous and uplifting experiences ever .. I will remember it and all of you, all of my days”

“It was a privilege to be part of such a spiritual and emotional adventure, the angels did us proud with such an amazing sunrise.”

“Wow! What an achievement! so proud to be part of your special journey with such inspirational people.”

“Woweeee. Amazing… I’m still blown away by the whole experience xx”

The cost is £40 pp and you are requested to raise a minimum of £100 pp sponsorship (we have sponsor forms, or if using a giving page, please use Virgin Money Giving).

We will be booking return coach travel from Glossop for £23 per person, more details will be sent once you’ve booked on the Event with Breese.

Leaving Llanberis at 2am with head torches, we will head along the Llanberis Path to ascend Snowdon (or Yr Wyddfa to use its Welsh name) in the moonlight, reaching the summit in time to see the sunrise from one of the most beautiful destinations on earth. We will return along the same path in the first light of dawn, reaching Llanberis just in time for breakfast.

You can find out more about Snowdon and the Llanberis Path on the Breese adventures site.

GRADE
Moderate

ASCENT
945 metres

WALKING DISTANCE
9 miles/14.6km

We meet at 2am at LLanberis
At 02.05am we wil have a full safety briefing
02.15 we will start our ascent
05.45 we will reach the summit
06.00 we will start our descent
08.30 we will devour a butty and a brew

Total timing will be around 2am to 9am (however if we transfer, I expect we will leave Glossop around 11pm on the Friday night).

The £40 includes an expert mountain leader, ground support, kit training & advice, brew & butty and the guided walk.

*MINIMUM of 14 years+* are welcome with a guardian and Breese adventures have a * No dogs policy *

Kit essential info will also be on the Breese site too;- please wear appropriate walking shoes or boots and bring waterproofs, snacks and water. There are NO TOILETS.

For more information see the event on Breese Adventures website https://www.breeseadventures.co.uk/events/snowdon-sunrise-for-reubens-retreat/ or ring Rachael on 01457 680023.

May 12 Reuben’s Retreat does Stockport Tri Club Poynton Pool Triathlon

Reuben’s Retreat wonderful supporters are doing Stockport Tri Club’s Sprint or Super Sprint Triathlon, or Aquabike held at Poynton Leisure Centre. Make 2019 the year that you become a triathlete! Get fit, have fun and support our work….there will be lots of REUBlue support for you on the day….you cab even enter as a team of 3 and pick your favourite out of swimming, running or cycling.

Enter here: https://stockport-tri-club.niftyentries.com/Stockport-Tri-Club-Triathlon-1-pool-tri?fbclid=IwAR0rOYpkchX2MG6CSi48HJrwlz2pkGkGpWieUa-_dMB-i89yOtvGrUilUsc

The Sprint Event will consist of a 400m pool swim in the 20m length pool, a 20.6km bike ride with a tough hill done twice and a 5km run around the lanes of Higher Poynton and the Middlewood Way.

The Super Sprint Event will consist of a 200m swim, 10km bike and 2.5km run.

There will also be Aquabike options for each distance. (Swim and Bike only)

May 26 Reuben’s Retreat does Edinburgh Marathon Festival

Fast & flat, this course was voted the fastest marathon in the UK by Runners World, ideal if it’s your first marathon or you are looking for a PB. The Edinburgh Marathon has sold out every year since 2008 and is the second largest marathon in the UK, behind only London.

This year Mike, Reuben’s Daddy is making his debut at marathon distance and we already have 10 runners signed up for either the marathon or half marathon distance. We would love to see lots of REUnners taking on this course!

Sign up here: https://www.edinburghmarathon.com/

Team Reuben HQ will support you and your training every step of the way 🙂

Aug 11 Reuben’s Retreat does Manley Mere Triathlon

An Open Water Sprint Triathlon to raise sponsorship for Reuben’s Retreat.

Make 2019 the year you and your friends become open water triathletes whilst supporting Reuben’s Retreat!

Manley Mere is set in the beautiful Cheshire countryside and is less than an hour’s drive away. The area is great for picnics and the location has a restaurant, a picnic area and a bar.

Why not use this as your first Open Water Tri, although the location is great for your seasoned triathletes also.

  • 750m swim in the lake. The swim will be marshalled by kayak and safety boat. The lake is safe and in August, the temperature of the water can be as high as 23C!
  • 20km bike ride in country lanes.
  • 5km run around the lake itself (trail shoes advised)

Enter as an individual or a team of up to 3 here: http://stockport-tri-club.niftyentries.com/Stockport-Ti-Cub-2019-Event-5-Open-Water-Triathlon-at-Manley-Mere?fbclid=IwAR3x9Gx_yUznXU-L2BPGFbOGG2Ce-6sfsyd-l2LwPRRO7QRHAaahotgFnRc

 

 

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