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14
Nov 2019

Taj Mahal Cycling Challenge: ...

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After a night camp, the team began their seventh day with a hearty breakfast at the hotel, before setting off on a bike...

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13
Nov 2019

Taj Mahal Cycling Challenge: ...

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Today has seen our Taj Mahal Cycling Team cover the biggest daily distance of the whole trip; just over 100km. We caught...

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12
Nov 2019

Taj Mahal Cycling Challenge: ...

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Today has been an incredibly rewarding day for our Taj Mahal Cyclists and they've really been able to throw themselves into...

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11
Nov 2019

Taj Mahal Cycling Challenge: ...

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We have finally been able to catch up with the team who are currently cycling through India in aid of Teens Unite; their...

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10
Nov 2019

Taj Mahal Cycling Challenge: ...

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After an early breakfast, the team of Teens Unite cyclists headed to Delhi train station to catch the 5:30am train to Jaipur! There...

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09
Nov 2019

Taj Mahal Cycling Challenge: ...

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After a slight delay to their flight, the Teens Unite team landed safely in India yesterday and have had some free time to...

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01
Nov 2019

Taj Mahal Cycling Challenge: ...

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With six days to go until 29 cyclists take to India for the Taj Mahal Cycling Challenge, it's time for our final 'Meet the...

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07
Oct 2019

Taj Mahal Cycling Challenge: ...

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The Taj Mahal Challenge is now just one month away! Our cyclists have been working so hard on their training and fundraising;...

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01
Oct 2019

Lands End to John O'Groats: ...

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At the weekend, a team of 8 Teens Unite cyclists set off on their incredible 980 mile journey from Lands End to John O'Groats....

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11
Sep 2019

Meet Our First Taj Mahal ...

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In eight weeks time, 30 supporters of Teens Unite will board their flight to India, ready for the Taj Mahal Cycling Challenge....

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12
Jul 2019

Fordy Runs to take on Ragnar ...

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On 21st September, Fordy Runs for Teens Unite will be taking on the Ragnar Relay – a two-day 170-mile running challenge...

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05
Jun 2019

Nobody likes the 'M' word...

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“Nobody likes the C word….or the M (Marathon) word for that matter”   M for Marathon…. Or more accurately the...

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17
Apr 2019

Meet the Lands End to John O'...

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This September, a team of cyclists will be cycling from Lands End to John O'Groats in memory of Matt, a young person who...

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15
Apr 2019

Ben Delahunty-Jones prepares ...

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We are incredibly proud that Teens Unite supporter Ben has decided to take on the iconic London Marathon in aid of Teens...

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31
Jan 2019

Meet Steve - Teens Unite ...

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Meet Steve - he has been volunteering his time and fundraising for Teens Unite for four years. Over the years, he has taken...

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10
Jan 2019

Going the Distance to say ...

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Taking on an overseas challenge is such a rewarding journey - from the moment you sign up to the moment you cross that finish...

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23
Nov 2018

Costa Rica - Day 5

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Day 5 marks the final day of the Costa Rica Challenge, but there's still almost 70km to go. By now, the team are exhausted...

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22
Nov 2018

Costa Rica - Day Four

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Day four of the Costa Rica challenge saw the fourteen cyclists pedal their way through another 60km route. We are so proud...

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21
Nov 2018

Costa Rica - Day Three

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After recovering from the shock of having to rest their heads in a basic campsite during torrential rainfall, the Costa Rica...

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20
Nov 2018

Costa Rica - Day Two

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Day Two of the Costa Rica cycle is complete and it was one of the toughest days of the challenge. Nonetheless, spirits remain...

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19
Nov 2018

Costa Rica - Day One

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On Saturday 17th November, 14 incredible supporters of Teens Unite jetted off to Costa Rica for our 2018 Overseas Cycling...

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16
Nov 2018

Costa Rica Cycling Challenge

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Tomorrow, fourteen incredible supporters of Teens Unite are jetting off to Costa Rica. But this is no relaxing holiday; they’ll...

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21
Oct 2018

Paula's Grand Canyon Diary | ...

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Day Four... A 4am start when cowboy coffee was very much needed and despite a night of heavy rain, we managed to get out...

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20
Oct 2018

Paula's Grand Canyon Diary | ...

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Day Three and a few pics of the Falls a few minutes walk up hill from camp. We could hear running water the whole time...

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18
Oct 2018

Paula's Grand Canyon Diary | ...

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On Day Two, we trekked to Mooney Falls. Sadly and very scarily, someone had died there two days before and the Falls had...

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15
Oct 2018

Paula's Grand Canyon Diary | ...

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On Saturday 6th October, Paula set off on the journey of a lifetime alongside her daughter Abby and two other supporters...

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12
Oct 2018

Going the Distance for Teens ...

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On Sunday 9th September 2018, I lined up alongside 57,000 runners, including my Dad, ready to run the Great North Run to...

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12
Oct 2018

Grand Canyon Day Five

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The final day of the Grand Canyon trek is here. What an incredible journey John, Abby, Sam and Paula have been on! The...

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11
Oct 2018

Grand Canyon Day Four

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Day four and another 8 miles added to the total distance covered by the Grand Canyon trekking team! They began their day...

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10
Oct 2018

Grand Canyon Day Three

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Day three of the Grand Canyon trek saw Team Teens Unite complete their toughest trek yet… Following a hearty breakfast,...

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09
Oct 2018

Grand Canyon Day Two

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What an adventure it’s been for the team of trekkers taking on the Grand Canyon in aid of Teens Unite – and it’s only...

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08
Oct 2018

Grand Canyon Day One

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On Saturday a team of Teens Unite supporters headed over to Arizona where they’ll be spending the next few days trekking...

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05
Oct 2018

Challenging yourself in ...

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Teens Unite supporter Steve is continuously pushing himself to new limits with challenges from marathons to skydives, and...

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24
Jul 2018

What It Means to Complete a ...

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There are many different reasons why people might take on a challenge to raise money for Teens Unite - to test their courage...

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22
Jun 2018

Completing the Helsinki Half ...

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UK Helsinki Half Marathon Ambassador Mark set out to achieve his goal of completing a sub two-hour half marathon whilst raising...

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05
Jun 2018

Just One Week To Go...

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This Saturday, 9th June, Mark will be running the Helsinki Half Marathon as the UK ambassador in aid of Teens Unite. His...

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01
Jun 2018

Conquering the Edinburgh ...

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On Sunday 27th May, Teens Unite supporters Derek and Irene took on the Edinburgh Marathon and Edinburgh Half Marathon, alongside...

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30
May 2018

Don't Stop Believing...

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It's little over 1 week until Mark heads to Helsinki to run the Helsinki Half Marathon. His training hasn't come without...

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25
May 2018

Taking on the Isle Of Wight ...

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Nicky and Kirsty recently took on the Isle of Wight Challenge to raise funds and awareness for Teens Unite. They raised a...

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21
May 2018

Listen to the Body or Your ...

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Helsinki Half Marathon runner Mark is persevering with his training - even whilst suffering with a hip injury! With less...

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08
May 2018

One month to go...

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Despite a warm weather spell and a Bank Holiday Weekend thrown into the mix, supporter Mark is persisting with his training...

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30
Apr 2018

Expectation vs Reality

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There's just 39 days to go until the Helsinki Half Marathon on 9th June and as the start line draws nearer, supporter Mark...

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09
Apr 2018

63 days, 10 hours and 29 ...

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Supporter Mark is counting down the days until he heads from his hometown of Hoddesdon to Helsinki to complete the Half Marathon...

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03
Apr 2018

The Happiest Country in the ...

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Mark's training for the Helsinki Half Marathon is now well and truly underway and he is doing an amazing job of spreading...

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26
Mar 2018

Less than 80 days to go...

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"There's less than 80 days to go until the Helsinki Half Marathon and thankfully the weather is starting to look brighter...

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24
Mar 2018

Now it's my turn...

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Meet Adele, she’s taking on a challenge for Teens Unite, read all about her reasons here, and look out for updates on her...

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22
Mar 2018

From Hoddesdon to Helsinki

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We're always ovewhelmed when supporters of Teens Unite go the extra mile and Mark is really going above and beyond. In fact,...

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02
Feb 2018

A challenge you don't have to ...

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Wouldn’t it be amazing if there was a way you could take on a challenge for charity, without having to train for it? Well,...

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30
Jan 2018

Why not put a spring in your ...

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We’re celebrating World Cancer Day on 4th February and we’re asking you to join us by taking on a challenge for Teens...

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26
Jan 2018

Cycle Costa Rica for World ...

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If you’re going to take a trip away, it should be to one of the happiest countries on the planet, right? Costa Rica comes...

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24
Jan 2018

See the Sights of the Grand ...

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Stretching a staggering distance of 277 miles long and standing 7,000 ft above sea level, the Grand Canyon is one of the...

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17
Jan 2018

World Cancer Day Could Take ...

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We’re cranking up the gears here in the Teens Unite office as World Cancer Day is fast approaching on 4th February and...

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16
Jan 2018

London Marathon Top Tips

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With just under 14 weeks to go until this year’s London Marathon, it’s time to start your training if you haven’t already....

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15
Jan 2018

We’re Celebrating World ...

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World Cancer Day is just around the corner and we’re ready to join other charities and organisations around the globe who...

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24
Oct 2017

Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle ...

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This morning the team travelled to Kompong Kleang, the floating village. It has a population of over 20,000 people, and houses...

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23
Oct 2017

Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle ...

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A very early start for some of the team, as they drove to Angkor Wat to witness a sunrise which was out of this world. After...

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22
Oct 2017

Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle ...

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Another rest day for the team. In the morning, the team travelled to the Siem Reap driving through the picturesque countryside...

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21
Oct 2017

Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle ...

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Today was a well earned rest day. After a day of rest, a wonderful evening exploring the busy streets of Phnom Penh,...

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20
Oct 2017

Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle ...

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A message from Deb, Chief Exec and co founder of Teens Unite, on the teams progress "A rude awakening at 5am! The sound...

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19
Oct 2017

Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle ...

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This morning the team took a gentle ride towards the tranquil, riverside town of Kampot.  Kampot is sometimes described...

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18
Oct 2017

Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle ...

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The third day cycling for the team, and an exciting day as they crossed the border in to Cambodia.  Today’s challenge...

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17
Oct 2017

Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle ...

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Today the team’s challenge was a total of 50km, setting off during the early hours of the morning making their way to visit...

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16
Oct 2017

Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle ...

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The Vietnam to Cambodia cycle challenge has arrived! Over the next 10 days, 19 Teens Unite supporters will embark on the...

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09
Oct 2017

Couch Classic Challenge - ...

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The final day of cycling saw the team venture through to the ‘Palio’ Town of Siena. On the way, the team stopped to taste...

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08
Oct 2017

Couch Classic Challenge - ...

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After an early start, the team set off to embark on another day of sunshine, stunning scenery and lots of cycling. Today...

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07
Oct 2017

Couch Classic Challenge - ...

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The cyclists successfully completed their first day of cycling, travelling a total of 69.5km (Only 166.5km to go…). With...

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06
Oct 2017

Couch Classic Challenge - ...

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Last night, the 56 Teens Unite Supporters who form the Couch Classic, team departed from Heathrow Airport, which means the...

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04
Sep 2017

We have come a long, long way ...

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Hello, my name is David. I am the proud father of Elliot; a teenager supported by Teens Unite.   In September 2013, after...

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