The Frontline Walk

Retrace the steps of World War I and II soldiers whilst supporting the Army family of today.

Take a walk through history on one of five epic adventures.

Choose Normandy and discover the history of the D-Day landings on an epic 100km adventure. Choose The Western Front and immerse yourself in the history of World War I – from the Battle of the Somme to Menin Gate. Walk The Pyrenees and discover the untold history of the Pyrenees Escape Route – an eye-opening adventure in more ways than one. To experience a bucket list adventure like no other – from wild camping beneath the stars to the ancient city of Petra - sign up the Wadi Rum. For an adventure closer to home, sign up to My Frontline Walk and discover your hometown's role in WWI and WII.

The Normandy Beaches

For the 80 year anniversary of D-Day, discover the turning point of World War II like never before on this unforgettable 100km walk through Normandy. On our journey, we’ll pass historical sights on Sword, Juno, Gold, Omaha and Utah, then we’ll finish up at The British Normandy Memorial to pay tribute to the fallen heroes of D-Day. 

Date: 2nd - 6th October 2024
Registration fee: £150* (10% off until the end of December!)
Fundraising target: £1,250

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The Western Front

Immerse yourself in the history of our ancestors on a 100km walk through the frontlines of World War I. Setting off from Lochnagar Crater where the Battle of the Somme began, we’ll explore key sites from the Battles of Ypres and Arras and visit memorial grounds honouring the soldiers who fought over 100 years ago. 

Date: 9th - 13th October 2024
Registration fee: £150 (10% off until the end of December!)
Fundraising target: £1,250

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The Pyrenees

Retrace the escape route of Allied servicemen and Jewish refugees on an unforgettable four-day trek through the Pyrenees. We’ll climb towering trails that kiss the clouds at 2,500m before beginning our descent into Spain – and freedom. 

This event is now full.

Date: 10th - 16th September 2024
Registration fee: £150 (10% off until the end of January!)
Fundraising target: £2,200

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Wadi Rum

Follow in the footsteps of Lawrence of Arabia on an epic 100km walk through Wadi Rum. Discover dramatic desert scenery, wild camp beneath the stars and hike to the summit of Jordan’s highest mountain. Then cap it all off with a guided tour of the ancient city of Petra. 

Date: 9th - 16th March 2024
Registration fee: £500
Fundraising target: £2,600

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My Frontline Walk  

My Frontline Walk is a personal 100km challenge. You could take in local sites related to your family’s military history, or simply venture wherever your mood takes you. Spread your walk across the month or do it all in one weekend – the choice is yours! 

Details: 100km in 42 days

Date: 1st November - 12th December
Registration fee: £15

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Sponsorship

There are many sponsorship opportunities available for The Frontline Walk and My Frontline Walk, which will give your brand excellent exposure to our audience and allow you to get involved with these unique event, such as:

  • A number of excellent opportunities to promote your products, services and brand to our audience
  • Various levels of sponsorship tiers are available based on your overall investment, including Headline, Major and Associate Sponsor levels.

Previous Sponsors have included: Annington Homes & Ancestry UK, as well as sponsors-in-kind such as Military History Matters and Mornflake. 

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To discuss specific or bespoke packages, or for further information, please contact us on 020 7811 3201 or events@armybenevolentfund.org