Ivanhoe Way Challenge 2016

The 8th annual IWC, Saturday 18th June 2016

The Ivanhoe Way Challenge has proved to be very successful over the recent years, raising much needed funds for Wishes 4 Kids. Starting in Ashby De La Zouch, the route takes a clockwise path around the Ivanhoe Way. Over the last 7 years the Ivanhoe Way challenge has raised in the region of £45,000 for Wishes 4 Kids.

Due to popular demand we now have three distances available.

Entries Close: Sunday 8th May 2016

  • The Ivanhoe Way Challenge (37 miles)
  • The Ivanhoe Way 20
  • The Ivanhoe Way 13

Apply now.


Wishes 4 Kids

Wishes 4 Kids has been created to grant a wish for children and youngsters in Leicestershire who are life limited, terminally ill, have experienced life-changing physical or emotional traumas, have suffered major abuse or are diagnosed as HIV Positive. The Charity grants wishes for those of eighteen years and below.


2016 Ivanhoe Way Challenge

The date for the 2016 challenge has been set. It will take place on Saturday 18th June 2016.



Applications for the 2016 challenges open soon.



Home to Rome

Richard and Angela started their Home (Ashby De La Zouch) to Rome cycle challenge on Sunday 18th Aug 2013. Totally self-funded and self-supported they travelled down towards Portsmouth, over to France, onto Pithiviers. From there they aimed towards the Alps, before crossing over into Italy and onto Rome.